It's blue skied and breezy over here... won't last long! PM'd you.
off to work earlier than usual and with me, the first vintage that started this habit
I just got this back from service...
sometimes the day just calls for a V72
edit: ugh terrible pic from my iPohne and photobucket.
Wow those markers are so white!
It's amazing how they age differently isn't it?
You may or may not know. 5512 dials from around the 1.7million serial
are of a unique tritium mix. They actually will still glow briefly when charged
by UV. They also do not decay and turn brown. You can't see from my
lousy pic, but their telltale characteristic is a puffy appearance.
G382, ca. 1970.
That's really interesting - thanks for letting me know.
Mine is a 1.7 mil or thereabouts (can't remember exactly) from 1968 and its really creamy.
I've heard that they age differently depending on how they've been kept - I don't think mine was worn much.
Every day is a day at school
Wow! I'm going to go home and check all of mine with a torch now
Thanks for the info - fascinating.
Universal Space-Compax 1967
now THIS satisfies the definition of grail in every respect
Well... all but one... that's no carpenter's cup.
Just wow. That is all.
There is so much beauty here I have to resort to blunt force. 1974, 6105-8110 - Captain Willards choice. And mine.
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