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  1. primabaleron

    primabaleron Oct 27, 2014

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    Are those hands are original?
    Dial is definitely repainted. And the rest?

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  2. Wongo

    Wongo Oct 27, 2014

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    IMO, Just walk away from it.
     
  3. adam78

    adam78 Adam @ ΩF Staff Member Oct 27, 2014

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    That dial looks bizarre.
     
  4. alam

    alam Oct 27, 2014

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    Definitely a color mismatch between hands and hour markers! :)
     
  5. haga888

    haga888 Oct 27, 2014

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    Hands look too fat.
     
  6. Dedalus

    Dedalus Oct 27, 2014

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    Looks like ketchup was used for the relume. ::confused2::
     
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  7. rvrv520

    rvrv520 Oct 28, 2014

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    ...scary dial...:)
     
  8. Archer

    Archer Omega Qualified Watchmaker Oct 28, 2014

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    Hopefully they include a crystal...
     
  9. Event horizon

    Event horizon faux seller of watches and complete knobhead Oct 28, 2014

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    I normally don't mind redials but this looks far too modern and Mis matched with the hands. The Lume job is so wrong and off colour that I wouldn't want this watch either.
     
  10. rolexfantastic

    rolexfantastic Oct 28, 2014

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    The hands are correct.
     
  11. kox

    kox Oct 28, 2014

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    Well, I think Haga888 is right ... the hands are wrong! All hands.
    I've done some hands-on research lately on all BA hands, mostly on the 2913 and 2914 ones, but also the 2990 and 2996's (but not the 2915 yet :unsure: ).
    And in my quest for a replacement BA set for my 2913, I got a 2990 BA hourhand (I found out when it didn't fit :confused: ).

    The 2990 hands are the "thinnest" ones, but also the longest hour BA. Also the hole diameter is the smallest. Anyway, a picture head to head explains it better.
    Below OP's at the left vs. an all genuine one at the right, with correct hands and dial. And below those is one that just sold on ebay, also all correct I believe (hands relumed though).

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    See what I mean? Since the OP's has redone dial and the lume markers are much longer than the original dial's lume marker, the hands length seems allright, but are not! and yes, they are too fat also. But nice lume :) Plus the second hand is wrong to.

    The puzzel however is, that I think the OP's hands are either the ones for the 2996 ranchero or the railmaster, but the hole sizes for the cal. 28x are larger than the ones for the cal. 267...so how were these fitted.....with glue? And is that movement shot really the watch's movement?

    Weird Watch World ::weird::
     
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  12. speedbird

    speedbird Oct 29, 2014

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    An original ranchero is a thing of beauty, it really is.
     
  13. Wongo

    Wongo Oct 29, 2014

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    Anything thing else not real looks like ::censored::
     
  14. bill5959

    bill5959 Oct 29, 2014

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  15. adam78

    adam78 Adam @ ΩF Staff Member Oct 29, 2014

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    Hey, I'm wearing mine today...:taunt:

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  16. bill5959

    bill5959 Oct 30, 2014

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