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  1. gop76

    gop76 Feb 19, 2017

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    Yep, it's a 50's dial in a 40's case
     
  2. Florent

    Florent Feb 19, 2017

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    Okay :)
     
  3. TexOmega

    TexOmega Feb 19, 2017

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  4. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. Feb 20, 2017

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  5. Florent

    Florent Feb 20, 2017

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    much much better than the awful dial from eBay ;-)
     
  6. Florent

    Florent Feb 20, 2017

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    Guys, here is a "better" picture of this dial. I won the item and asked the seller ...

    I still have my doubts but I think it's original. May I have your thought ? :)
     
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  7. Florent

    Florent Feb 20, 2017

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  8. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. Feb 20, 2017

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    Looks pretty crisp to me. Redial alarms not going off.
     
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  9. aap

    aap Feb 20, 2017

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  10. Severin

    Severin Feb 20, 2017

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    Erase your doubts - it's gorgeous; nicely done. Just shows how poor original seller pics can raise doubt and provide a great opportunity for a calculated gamble. Congratulations! Also, thank you for sharing these much more crisp pics.
     
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  11. TexOmega

    TexOmega Feb 20, 2017

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    My irony sometimes gets missed through a forum post.

    Yes, I know this looks like a POS, but after following this listing multiple times, I was just wondering if it might look a bit better in person, maybe the buyer had a in-person experience with it before pulling the trigger.

    And if it might have been a Forum member, my learning experience would be enhanced if more pictures and an account of it were posted.
     
  12. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. Feb 20, 2017

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    My perspective is that if the seller is asking for a pile of cash and can't be bothered to take a decent photo there is something wrong.
     
  13. Oku

    Oku Feb 20, 2017

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    but if the photos are bad, that is where you buy the cheap watches...
     
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  14. Oku

    Oku Feb 20, 2017

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    Nice watch. Is the lume of the hands original or refreshed?
     
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  15. Dre

    Dre Feb 20, 2017

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    No doubts there, I was bidding for it as well ;) Congrats mate!
     
  16. rolokr

    rolokr Feb 21, 2017

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    That money for a redial ? He must have taken
    an offer ? What's that watch worth ? I have extra dials !
     
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  17. rolokr

    rolokr Feb 21, 2017

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    I think its a redial, did it change over time ?
     
  18. rolokr

    rolokr Feb 21, 2017

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    The one Tri-compax post from OF member is nice !
     
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  19. Nishant Tripathi

    Nishant Tripathi Feb 21, 2017

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    I am assuming refreshed. The hands are not original to my watch (the original hands are pencil blue hands which I have kept aside). I put these ones on because I was always fascinated by Sword hands.
     
  20. Nishant Tripathi

    Nishant Tripathi Feb 21, 2017

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