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  1. Diabolik

    Diabolik Apr 7, 2018

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    beauty ...
     
  2. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. Apr 7, 2018

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    Oh ...That is nice...
     
  3. LouS

    LouS Mrs Nataf's Other Son Staff Member Apr 7, 2018

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    Interestingly just ran the serial number on this one. It appears to be the same watch which was at Bernardini in May 2016. At that time it was a Uni-compax and the ask was EUR12000.

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    Now it appears with a Compur dial, the wrong subdial hands, but a correct second sweep hand and an ask of USD16500
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    Another mix and match UG
     
  4. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. Apr 7, 2018

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    Pushers are not the same either.
     
  5. LouS

    LouS Mrs Nataf's Other Son Staff Member Apr 7, 2018

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    I don't see that. What difference do you see?
     
  6. Florent

    Florent Apr 7, 2018

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    Well done for finding this :thumbsup:
     
  7. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. Apr 7, 2018

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    An ever so slight variation on the caps.
     
  8. Moahunter

    Moahunter Apr 8, 2018

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    When does F for Franken become F for Fraud?
     
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  9. Carlton-Browne

    Carlton-Browne Apr 8, 2018

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  10. LouS

    LouS Mrs Nataf's Other Son Staff Member Apr 8, 2018

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    That may well be the key question in Universal chronograph collecting. We have seen that these are very freely franked - a browse through the latest Bernardini sale shows this. And I have seen people on this forum (sometimes the same people) vary from struct purists to tolerant in the extreme. The factory produced a wide number of variations and absent a photo in the archives reproduced in Sala, it is difficult to prove an authentic factory config.
     
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  11. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. Apr 8, 2018

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    Well said. This is the very definition of “putting it into a nutshell”
     
  12. Carlton-Browne

    Carlton-Browne Apr 8, 2018

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  13. 10H10

    10H10 Apr 8, 2018

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  14. 10H10

    10H10 Apr 8, 2018

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  15. ELV web

    ELV web Apr 8, 2018

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  16. desghk

    desghk Apr 9, 2018

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    Spotted this Uni-Compax online today - thoughts, anyone? It is claimed that the dial is "expertly restored" - is that merchant-speak for a "redial"?
     
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  17. Oku

    Oku Apr 9, 2018

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    It is.
     
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  18. Florent

    Florent Apr 9, 2018

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    No :(:(:(
     
  19. Carlton-Browne

    Carlton-Browne Apr 11, 2018

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  20. rosspo

    rosspo Apr 11, 2018

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    That is ugly.