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  1. Jkuback

    Jkuback May 26, 2017

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    Just because I am really happy [emoji322] [emoji323]

    First pic of my new Transitional - Cleaning and homecoming will be done in the weekend :)

    (feedback in any direction appreciated): IMG_20170526_154201.jpg
     
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  2. Don Bocadillo

    Don Bocadillo May 26, 2017

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    Smokin' :thumbsup:
     
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  3. MaiLollo

    MaiLollo May 26, 2017

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    Congrats, it looks very cool & wereabe ! I'd love a tranny myself.
    Don't tell it to my girlfriend though.
     
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  4. sky21

    sky21 May 26, 2017

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    Looks like a great pickup from the one photo above. Just about the perfect Speedy in my opinion, vintage look and more modern movement for service. Thanks for sharing.
     
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  5. oddboy

    oddboy Zero to Grail+2998 In Six Months May 26, 2017

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    Very nice! I'm not a fan of the NATO personally, but the watch looks great!

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  6. noiseboyuk

    noiseboyuk May 26, 2017

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    Nice watch - doesn't look like it needs much cleaning from the single picture provided.
    Well done.
     
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  7. sky21

    sky21 May 26, 2017

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    Is that the oyster style Omega bracelet? Is it a 1450? How do you like it compared to an 1175 or 1039?
     
  8. yuralagun

    yuralagun May 26, 2017

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    Nice condition Jkuback!, oddboy I also prefer a bracelet or leather strap.
     
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  9. Jkuback

    Jkuback May 26, 2017

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    Thanks a lot [emoji2]

    It came with the NATO and an 1171, but in the original Box [emoji322]

    I am gonna look for a 1039 to keep it original, but will for now put it on leather. IMG-20170513-WA0013.jpg IMG-20170513-WA0015.jpg
     
  10. M'Bob

    M'Bob May 26, 2017

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    Oddboy: are you wearing a kilt...with jeans underneath?

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  11. oddboy

    oddboy Zero to Grail+2998 In Six Months May 26, 2017

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    I do wear a kilt on occasion, namely Robby Burns Day, St.Paddy's day and maybe a few other occasions, but not today... just an untucked shirt.

    @sky21, it's an 1168 notably found on the 1975 Soyuz, and on some seamasters apparently. It's a very comfortable bracelet, though in general, I still prefer the old school flat link bracelets.
     
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  12. bags1971

    bags1971 May 26, 2017

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    very nice watch
     
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  13. ICONO

    ICONO May 26, 2017

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    Congratulations

    Terrific score - Wear it in good health
     
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  14. gemini4

    gemini4 Hoarder Of Speed May 26, 2017

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    I'm not a fan of the forest growing under your watch but the bracelet (I think I can see some of it) looks great.

    OP asked about the watch, not the strap it just arrived with.
     
  15. Jkuback

    Jkuback May 26, 2017

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    Thanks @gemini4, but @oddboy is right.

    And I just missed @flame s 1039 3/68 for Just 1 hour... [emoji20]
     
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  16. chipsotoole

    chipsotoole May 26, 2017

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    wow! Lovely piece..Congrats!!
     
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  17. herold

    herold May 26, 2017

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    Congrats. A real beauty!
     
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  18. oddboy

    oddboy Zero to Grail+2998 In Six Months May 26, 2017

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  19. Jkuback

    Jkuback May 26, 2017

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    @gemini4 Thanks for the pic with bracelets. but I think mine is a newer service bracelet. In near mint condition but not matching I am afraid. IMG_20170526_210627.jpg IMG_20170526_211120.jpg
     
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  20. Jkuback

    Jkuback May 26, 2017

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    With bracelet in Box and a bit cleaned [emoji2] IMG_20170526_222156.jpg
     
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