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  1. watchknut

    watchknut New watch + Instagram + wife = dumbass May 22, 2017

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    Since researching straight lugged 300s is rather difficult, I would love to have a thread dedicated to pics, research, and other members watches for reference purposes for the community.

    With the general 300 thread being awesome, for those trying to find out about 2913, 14755, and 165.014 it can rather challenging to dig through the archive to get to relevant information.

    As the Omega train continues to gain speed, I think that we will see more and more 300 Frankens pop up, and an easily sourced thread will help current and future members as they research these watches.

    The amount of knowledge on bezel alone is invaluable to the community.

    My 14755 (confirmation to come after @Pahawi delivers his opener) FAP.
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  2. efauser

    efauser I ♥ karma!!! May 22, 2017

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    Would you have wanted one before you landed the fish?
     
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  3. watchknut

    watchknut New watch + Instagram + wife = dumbass May 22, 2017

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    It would have been nice for research purposes, that is for sure!
     
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  4. mr_yossarian

    mr_yossarian May 22, 2017

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    If you open up a thread for every club you could be in it would become quite frustrating to be here. I mean for the rest of us :)
     
  5. watchknut

    watchknut New watch + Instagram + wife = dumbass May 22, 2017

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    Point taken, editing thread now.
     
  6. mr_yossarian

    mr_yossarian May 22, 2017

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    ..are you a lawyer:)??
     
  7. watchknut

    watchknut New watch + Instagram + wife = dumbass May 22, 2017

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    No, I just have a wife...
     
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  8. mr_yossarian

    mr_yossarian May 22, 2017

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    ..aaand instagram!
     
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  9. SgWatchBaron

    SgWatchBaron May 22, 2017

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    I'll start with my recently acquired straight lug CK14755-61. This is one of the earliest production of 14755s with the 61' caseback. This early 14755 uses a straight second hand which was generally reserved for CK2913. I believe that this watch came out of the Omega factory looking like this. If true, this also supports some theories that Omega never wastes any part. Will snap a pic of the archive when I get it.


    *credit to WUS for a brief history on the CK14755
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  10. cristos71

    cristos71 May 22, 2017

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    Just the three from me, a couple of 2913's and a 14755

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  11. SgWatchBaron

    SgWatchBaron May 22, 2017

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    Rare lollipop!
     
  12. flame

    flame Speedmaster Neil May 22, 2017

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    Hi

    Of course all gone now....1st one was a peach too !

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    Best - Neil
     
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  13. CajunTiger

    CajunTiger Cajuns and Gators can't read newspapers! May 22, 2017

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    These belong to friends... :)
    1- 2913-3 (6/59)
    2- 2913-3 (11/59)
    3- 2913-3 (no extract)
    4- 2913-6 (12/60)
    5- 14755-1 (no extract)
    6- 14755-61 (no extract)
     
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  14. SgWatchBaron

    SgWatchBaron May 22, 2017

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    No extract? Does it mean you didn't order one? Or it doesn't exist?
     
  15. CajunTiger

    CajunTiger Cajuns and Gators can't read newspapers! May 22, 2017

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    haven't ordered one yet...I'll get around to it, but at $150 each, I have enough for now.
     
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  16. cristos71

    cristos71 May 22, 2017

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    This is a straight lug party, didn't you read the invite? :p
     
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  17. CajunTiger

    CajunTiger Cajuns and Gators can't read newspapers! May 22, 2017

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    ha...I didn't read the fine print. Am I now banned?
     
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  18. LiquidSolid

    LiquidSolid May 22, 2017

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    2913-3 and my hairy arm
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  19. khanmu

    khanmu May 22, 2017

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    Twins I would have been jealous of but a threesome? Just sooooo not fair :(
     
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  20. gemini4

    gemini4 Hoarder Of Speed May 22, 2017

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    Straight Lug Thirteen

    Top Row: 2913-3, 2913-4,14755-61, 165.014-62, 165.014-64, 165.014-64
    Bottom Row: 2913-1, 2913-3, 14755-61, 14755-61, 165.014-63, 165.014-64, 165.014-64

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