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  1. aap

    aap May 29, 2016

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    I just realized there's no thread here that compiles our UGs. Inspired by the "Post your Longineseses'" thread in the Longines Sub-Forum, I'm creating this thread. Maybe this can be a sticky too (hint, hint, mods :whistling:)?

    Here are mine:

    My first vintage UG, a Polerouter Date I got from @jordn:

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    My Polerouter Sub:

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    I spoke about how I got this here: https://omegaforums.net/threads/my-polerouter-sub-journey.33775/

    Next is the 262 I bought from @woodwkr2 for me, I mean my wife ;) :

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    Then, here's the Tri-Compax I got from Private Eyes Tokyo (https://omegaforums.net/threads/my-new-tri-compax-from-private-eyes-tokyo.37891/):

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    Here's my latest acquisition, a Black & Gold Polerouter:

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    Here's a group shot:
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    Looking forward to seeing the other members' UGs!
     
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  2. STANDY

    STANDY schizophrenic pizza orderer and watch collector May 29, 2016

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  3. LaurentBxl

    LaurentBxl May 29, 2016

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    Here are mines...
    Polerouter sub first generation bought from Romain Rea in Paris, Compax oversize and Polerouter found on EBay. The Compax is being serviced, I will add pictures when it is back...
     
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  4. ELV web

    ELV web May 29, 2016

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    A bit of a lazy post from me, I have been on the road a lot lately so compiling my own WRUW posts that are part of my UGs

    It started from 0 now I think I can almost make a baker's dozen.... The population increase could almost be solely attributed to the UG thread in this forum. I even went as far as getting 2 for my Daughter who is now 4 years old....
     
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  5. aap

    aap May 29, 2016

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    Cool! What's the size of the little UG?


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  6. ELV web

    ELV web May 29, 2016

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    Somewhere between 20-22mm I think. Never really measured them...
     
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  7. aap

    aap May 29, 2016

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  8. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. May 29, 2016

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    image.jpeg image.jpeg My small collection.
     
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  9. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. May 29, 2016

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    I must confess I don't get the Polarouter thing but with these pics I'm starting to change my mind.
     
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  10. efauser

    efauser I ♥ karma!!! May 29, 2016

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  11. littlesheep81

    littlesheep81 May 29, 2016

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    Mine... With some out of action at the spa.
    Can never have enough... Terrible addict.
     
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  12. Matty01

    Matty01 Port Adelaide's No.1 Fan May 30, 2016

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    Just one for me at the moment
     
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  13. Lily_Stewart

    Lily_Stewart Jun 1, 2016

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    Nice alligator strap
     
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  14. HeuerLoon

    HeuerLoon Jun 1, 2016

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    I'll play. None of those fancy Ninas here I'm afraid
     
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  15. zr4484

    zr4484 Jun 1, 2016

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    Nice albino!
     
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  16. Tempus

    Tempus Jun 3, 2016

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    A couple of my babies.. DSCF0540.JPG
     
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  17. Maybe

    Maybe Jun 4, 2016

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    Thanks for inspiration!
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  18. Ug1986

    Ug1986 Jun 10, 2016

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    Hello every one, Im new to the forum. I just bought this a week ago and really love it! The thing is, Im searching for info on the watch. Its fitted with ug 14 (lemania 1873) and has a nice 10 bar rating 37mm. Anybody knows this watch? Thank a lot guys DSC_0063.JPG View attachment 249193
     
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  19. gop76

    gop76 Jun 10, 2016

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    I have one, it's a ref. 884.420. It's a good watch, maybe not the most loved in a collector point of view but, imo, it representes the last sigh of UG as prestigious brand.

    Congratulations
     
  20. Ug1986

    Ug1986 Jun 11, 2016

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    Thanks for the reply gop76, yeah I think it was a good deal, i paid a thousand euro for it, with the original steel bracelet. After an inspection from my watchmaker the watch is still 10 bar waterproof but the movement needs a service.