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  1. bill5959 Feb 7, 2015

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    Sporting a new toad strap from Black Forest.

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  2. dougiedude Carpe horologium! Feb 7, 2015

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    The moon was beautiful last night, so I had to go with this today:

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    Those are tritium tubes on the moon; a nice yellow glow in the night
     
  3. Canuck Feb 7, 2015

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    Today, two watches. The Certina from a day or two ago, and this one. Calibre 1020, early to mid 1970s. Once in a while, a watch finds its way to you without your having to look for it. This was a lucky find.
     
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  4. Darlinboy Pratts! Will I B******S!!! Feb 7, 2015

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  5. Hijak Feb 7, 2015

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    So nice Adam, and the fact that's its an heirloom makes it even better!::love::
     
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  6. Hijak Feb 7, 2015

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  7. Nobel Prize Spell Master! Feb 7, 2015

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    Not only it's beautiful, it's a 5512 and most importantly it's my birth year watch. It's the Dream Trifecta of a collector
     
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  8. Nobel Prize Spell Master! Feb 7, 2015

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    Fair question. The watch has been inspected by rolex experts and an insurance that gave me the appraisal certification. Too important a buy for me not to get it right. As per them:

    Dial, hands, case and movement all original and untouched.

    Bracelet not Original.

    Bezel they can't tell. It is the right bezel for the 4 line non gilt 5512 but it may be a replacement from circa 75 to 77. That said it may also be Original to the watch as its a 1971, so undetermined. Even of replaced by an accurate bezel I decided I was ok with it as it's a birth year watch and I have a disc replacement of my own in my back.
     
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  9. Nobel Prize Spell Master! Feb 7, 2015

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    Plenty of love from me
     
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  10. Alpenschneerot Feb 7, 2015

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    Saturday Night Fever...;) IMG_4216[1].JPG
     
  11. ryanbk Feb 7, 2015

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  12. MattS Feb 7, 2015

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  13. LarryG not KennyG, not OG, just LarryG Feb 7, 2015

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    That's effing gorgeous!
     
  14. LarryG not KennyG, not OG, just LarryG Feb 7, 2015

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    image.jpg Early bird special
     
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  15. George.A Feb 7, 2015

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  16. Baco Noir Feb 7, 2015

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    Caught the clouds in the crystal.
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  17. ELV web Feb 7, 2015

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    image.jpg image.jpg Still in Beijing with this one and the weather is still bright bluesky
     
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  18. Darlinboy Pratts! Will I B******S!!! Feb 7, 2015

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    You're fortunate to even see the sky there most days, enjoy!
     
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  19. MMMD unaffiliated curmudgeonly absurdist & polyologist Feb 7, 2015

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  20. Privateday7 quotes Miss Universe Feb 7, 2015

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    Rainy season here.....changing to waterproof shoe.......
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