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Latest vintage purchase , an almost 4.4 pounds heavy Omega desk watch

  1. MacRulez4Ever

    MacRulez4Ever Mar 1, 2014

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    My latest impulse purchase , pretty fun and heaviest Omega watch i ever owned ;)
    An chronometer Omega desk watch ...
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  2. CdnWatchDoc

    CdnWatchDoc Mar 1, 2014

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    Nice pick-up there Mac...We should be calling that one "Fat Boy"
     
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  3. MacRulez4Ever

    MacRulez4Ever Mar 1, 2014

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    Haha yea that's a pretty nice nick for it ;)
     
  4. webvan

    webvan Mar 1, 2014

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    Superb find, I have a couple of Omega desk clocks, a rocket 095 and the elusive Manhattan Chronometer 1526, love em'
     
  5. MacRulez4Ever

    MacRulez4Ever Mar 1, 2014

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    I think the seller i bought the desk watch from, got the rocket watch to. I Will visit him next week again ;)
     
  6. watchyouwant

    watchyouwant ΩF Clairvoyant Mar 1, 2014

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    this is the timekeeper on my desk. jumping second clock. kind regards. achim

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  7. watchyouwant

    watchyouwant ΩF Clairvoyant Mar 1, 2014

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  8. MacRulez4Ever

    MacRulez4Ever Mar 2, 2014

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    Nice!
     
  9. Tom Dick

    Tom Dick and Harry Mar 2, 2014

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    Ive had a lot of clocks over the years, here is my latest desk clock, I know I know, it has batteries and is the spawn of the devil, but it is pretty cool and rare (accuracy +/- 12 SPY)

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  10. cristos71

    cristos71 Mar 2, 2014

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    Very nice and looks to be in excellent shape too. There are quite a few clock fanciers floating about here. I find it to be a very nice side line when watch pickings are thin on the ground, although I must say I haven't found anything for a few years now.

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  11. MacRulez4Ever

    MacRulez4Ever Mar 2, 2014

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    That was a space inspired desk watch :) I liked it even if it's a quartz ;)
     
  12. MacRulez4Ever

    MacRulez4Ever Mar 2, 2014

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    Ohh the one in the middle was very nice, I liked that one more then my own purchase ;)

    Is it around the same size and weight as mine ? 15x15 cm
     
  13. watchyouwant

    watchyouwant ΩF Clairvoyant Mar 2, 2014

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    and another one.......
     
  14. cristos71

    cristos71 Mar 2, 2014

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    Had to get it on the bathroom scales as it maxed out my kitchen ones ::shy::

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  15. MacRulez4Ever

    MacRulez4Ever Mar 2, 2014

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    Wow wanna sell ?

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  16. cristos71

    cristos71 Mar 2, 2014

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    Yes, when I replace my kitchen scales with ones with a 5kg limit I'll give you a nod and you are very welcome to my old ones for a sharp price
     
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  17. MacRulez4Ever

    MacRulez4Ever Mar 2, 2014

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    The watch ;)
     
  18. cristos71

    cristos71 Mar 2, 2014

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    :DSorry, realised that, I was just making a joke, it's not for sale.
     
  19. MacRulez4Ever

    MacRulez4Ever Mar 2, 2014

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    I understood that it was a joke , and i was almost sure that you would not sell it :)