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Omega Speedmaster Professional Review

  1. Sidrox25

    Sidrox25 Oct 13, 2017

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    I know its been a while since I uploaded a review, but here is the latest and greatest. Let me know how you guys like it!

     
  2. djmusicman

    djmusicman Oct 13, 2017

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    Good job ::popcorn:: Lots of essential info here for speedy newbies :)
     
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  3. Sidrox25

    Sidrox25 Oct 13, 2017

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    Thanks so much.
     
  4. GGG964

    GGG964 Oct 13, 2017

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    great video! and equally great review! ill be sure to check out some more of your vids.
     
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  5. miurasv

    miurasv Oct 13, 2017

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    Thank you for posting your review. What kind of accuracy are you getting?
     
  6. Sidrox25

    Sidrox25 Oct 14, 2017

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    Right now I'm getting about +6s a day. I think thats pretty good for the 1861.
     
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  7. Jking

    Jking something intelligent and witty... Oct 14, 2017

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    Great review! Appreciate you posting it.
     
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  8. nixf6

    nixf6 Oct 14, 2017

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    Once again a great job.
     
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  9. rob#1

    rob#1 Oct 14, 2017

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    Agreed, great review. I’m currently getting +4s a day for the 1861 which is excellent
     
  10. Mmike1357

    Mmike1357 Oct 14, 2017

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    Nice work! I really need to add a speedy to the collection!
     
  11. miurasv

    miurasv Oct 15, 2017

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    Does the chronograph minute recorder move when the central seconds hand passes dead on 12 or just before after the 59 second marker making a time of 59.6 seconds for example falsely displaying a time of 1 minute 59.6 seconds?
     
  12. sevenhelmet

    sevenhelmet Oct 15, 2017

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    In my experience, the minute hand pointer jumps to the next minute very slightly (maybe 0.2s) before the second hand hits top dead center. That said, in practice, I have not been able to get my chrono to show a "false reading", even when I've deliberately tried. I use the chrono a fair amount, and have never had an issue with the way the minute hand works. Actually the opposite- the "jumping" minutes are easier to interpret than a smoothly-advancing minute hand would be.
     
  13. gvids

    gvids Oct 17, 2017

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    Always enjoy a good Moonwatch review... Cheers!
     
  14. Speedygi

    Speedygi Oct 19, 2017

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    Great review, legendary watch!!
     
  15. Colpol

    Colpol Oct 21, 2017

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    Great review
     
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  16. mikesspeedy

    mikesspeedy Oct 21, 2017

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    Nice review. I also use the timer a lot and never found a problem with the minute hour tick over. I have seen the reports and have noticed the tick over is a fraction of a second early, but I still have never been able to get it to read wrong despite actually trying too.
     
  17. Fabollse

    Fabollse Oct 22, 2017

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    Great review, miss my old speedy [emoji24]
     
  18. adamsz

    adamsz Oct 23, 2017

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    Nice review.
    Currenty I'm enyoing ref 3572.50 (hesalit front and sapphire caseback), most versatile and comfortable watch ...someday I wish to upgrade to 145.022-69 transitional :D
     
  19. Honza

    Honza Oct 24, 2017

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    What a great review. Thank you for a detail information and history of the watch.
     
  20. swall101

    swall101 Jan 19, 2018

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    Great review thanks... I had my heart set on this watch with the black alligator leather strap and nearly ordered online... glad I didn’t now as tried on at Singapore airport and was really disappointed with the strap. Is it me or is the width of strap just too narrow? It just didn’t for me anyway do the watch any justice at all. So I’ve gone for the metal bracelet and am over the moon(excuse the pun) with my purchase.

    Out of interest are there any after market straps anyone would recommend? Wider strap and thicker? More dressy than rugged?

    Thanks in advance... first post great forum btw...