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Votes for redial or original Seamaster dial?

  1. felsby

    felsby I don't see any option in settings or profile Jul 13, 2019

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    I am seriously in doubt about this one. I tend to think it is redialed. What's your opinion?

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  2. byunjoe

    byunjoe Jul 13, 2019

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    Redial to me. The Omega lacks any of the required serifs, the Automatic is smudged, the Seamaster has too thick of line weight, and the minute track doesn't need 5 minute markers when it has gold indices for those.
     
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  3. padders

    padders Jul 13, 2019

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    100% redial IMO. Assuming it is a mid-late '50s fat lug, the Seamaster text is wrong, the Omega font slightly later and as noted above there should be no ticks under the indices. Its too clean too and would likely have been 2 tone originally.
     
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  4. Shabbaz

    Shabbaz Jul 13, 2019

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    Think also redial. What's the serial?
     
  5. budgewink

    budgewink Jul 13, 2019

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    I also think redial but i'm no expert.
     
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  6. Rochete

    Rochete Jul 13, 2019

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    Redial
     
  7. snunez

    snunez Jul 13, 2019

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    I also think redial, but cannot put my finger on why. It just looks 'wrong'. Anyone got some specific items to call out?
     
  8. felsby

    felsby I don't see any option in settings or profile Jul 13, 2019

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    Thanks a lot, everybody. A fellow collector considered it; I will recommend him to look elsewhere.
     
  9. gemini4

    gemini4 Hoarder Of Speed Jul 13, 2019

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    For starters, the “Seamaster” is way off. EA1CE8CE-CB36-4F90-9F19-99CFF1D0D38D.jpeg
     
  10. padders

    padders Jul 13, 2019

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    They didn’t all have coat hangers but I agree it’s off. My similar model with the rounder S

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  11. JimInOz

    JimInOz "Helpful Hints from Heloise" of bracelet cleaning. Jul 13, 2019

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    I hereby cast my ballot.

    I vote....................................redial!
     
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  12. KingCrouchy

    KingCrouchy Jul 13, 2019

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    Redial, the fonts look off.
     
  13. Walrus

    Walrus Jul 13, 2019

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    Steady hand at least
     
  14. krillan50

    krillan50 Jul 13, 2019

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    I vote redial
     
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  15. stahlmotte

    stahlmotte Jul 13, 2019

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    99% redial
     
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  16. tdn-dk

    tdn-dk Jul 14, 2019

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    Redial, no doubt!
     
  17. DON

    DON Jul 14, 2019

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    Give away is the index marks under the applied indexes. Don't recall any omega printed that way