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  1. pnwyankee

    pnwyankee Jul 8, 2019

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    Are they hard to find?
     
  2. CaptainWinsor

    CaptainWinsor Jul 8, 2019

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    Not really. There’s also cal 133. Same but 133.8 is 21,600 bph as opposed to 18,000
     
  3. CaptainWinsor

    CaptainWinsor Jul 8, 2019

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    My 133

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  4. pnwyankee

    pnwyankee Jul 8, 2019

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    I'm pretty green here - is bph beats per hour?
    Thanks
     
  5. harrymai86

    harrymai86 Jul 8, 2019

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    My only zenith
     
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  6. pnwyankee

    pnwyankee Jul 8, 2019

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    Nice watch. I can see what it is that makes me more vulnerable than most to being fooled by redials.
    This pristine look in a vintage watch really appeals to me.......


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  7. pnwyankee

    pnwyankee Jul 8, 2019

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    Sweet!
     
  8. CaptainWinsor

    CaptainWinsor Jul 8, 2019

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    Hard to find examples like that. Find one you like. You can always go up. Prices can be all over so if you find one post first and get some opinions
     
  9. pnwyankee

    pnwyankee Jul 8, 2019

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    Is it an insult to an established OF member to post first and get some opinions? I would be reluctant to do that.
     
  10. STANDY

    STANDY schizophrenic pizza orderer and watch collector Jul 8, 2019

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    Plenty of nice vintage Zenith bumper watches in great condition

    Rose Gold Captain
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  11. CaptainWinsor

    CaptainWinsor Jul 8, 2019

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    Maybe I didn’t say that right. I meant post a pic and link to the one you’re interested in and get opinions on the condition, price. Here’s my cal 71. Same as the 133.8 but with date. You’ll also see those cal series with Captain on the dial

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  12. STANDY

    STANDY schizophrenic pizza orderer and watch collector Jul 8, 2019

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    After a while you get to know who are specialists in each brand or type of watch.

    A friendly PM to said member will usually get a honest answer. I have used several gurus over the years ;)
     
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  13. CaptainWinsor

    CaptainWinsor Jul 8, 2019

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  14. pnwyankee

    pnwyankee Jul 8, 2019

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    pnwyankee Jul 8, 2019

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    It's official - I am a newly minted Zenith convert!
    Any links to additional sources of Zenith info other than OF are greatly appreciated.
    Thanks
     
  16. STANDY

    STANDY schizophrenic pizza orderer and watch collector Jul 8, 2019

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  17. pnwyankee

    pnwyankee Jul 8, 2019

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    pnwyankee Jul 8, 2019

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    If we keep this rolling for 90 more posts I can finally throw up the WTB Vintage Zenith Watch ad I am looking forward to :)
     
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  19. STANDY

    STANDY schizophrenic pizza orderer and watch collector Jul 8, 2019

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  20. pnwyankee

    pnwyankee Jul 8, 2019

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    Ahhhhh, I see.
    Thanks again.
    I am basically a sponge, soaking up what knowledge I can.
    This Forum has been great.
     
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