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  1. Jones in LA

    Jones in LA Mmm... must have shiny things... Sep 21, 2015

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    Yeah, I know..it's not Speedy Tuesday (yet). So I'm calling it Meteorite Monday :)

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  2. tdn-dk

    tdn-dk Sep 21, 2015

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  3. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector Sep 21, 2015

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  4. Hijak

    Hijak Sep 21, 2015

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    Wow, just stunning!::love::
     
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  5. Baco Noir

    Baco Noir Sep 21, 2015

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  6. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector Sep 21, 2015

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    And if you have the time I would recommend travelling a little further to the Valais region :thumbsup: Spent many happy years walking, cycling, skiing and sampling the grape.
     
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  7. sliceoftime_

    sliceoftime_ Sep 21, 2015

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  8. PatrickJ

    PatrickJ Sep 21, 2015

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    I am afraid I may be lowering the tone with my Russian beater watch.
     
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  9. styggpyggeno1

    styggpyggeno1 ΩF Enforcer ....and thread killer Sep 21, 2015

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    LouS - I could help you getting rid of that dirt and oxidation on the bezel. Just send it to... (PM sent)
     
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  10. dougiedude

    dougiedude Carpe horologium! Sep 21, 2015

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    Not as long as that is WURW!
     
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  11. ricardorio

    ricardorio Sep 21, 2015

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    Wonderful surprise !!! I went to college to work on study programs. They will celebrate the day of the student with a great barbacue !!!

    Fantastic !!!

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  12. dougiedude

    dougiedude Carpe horologium! Sep 21, 2015

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    Quite beautiful!

    Although, technically speaking, the 'autumnal equinox' doesn't actually happen until almost exactly 36 hours from now :)...

    .... and, yes, I have OCD...:rolleyes:!

    The leaves are just starting to change here:
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    1953 cal 23Z

    but the pumkins are ready!
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  13. Bienne2998

    Bienne2998 Sep 21, 2015

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    Really nice....... but where the heck has the the hour hand gone????
     
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  14. abrod520

    abrod520 Sep 21, 2015

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    In Soviet Russia, watch beats YOU!
     
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  15. LawBrk

    LawBrk Sep 21, 2015

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    First I saw the watch, THEN I saw the BIKE! WOW, nice set-up. I'm running a Cannondale SuperSix, is that the Garmin 510? I've had mine for a year now and love it. Great training partner.
     
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  16. donkii

    donkii Sep 21, 2015

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    Well, I'm guessing autumn is something relatively ;) We have places here that only has winter and spring, the summer and autumn never takes place. Where do you live?
     
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  17. PatrickJ

    PatrickJ Sep 21, 2015

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    Yes you are probably correct. In the Boctok promotion video they had similar tests to the G shock videos. They get a Russian vehicle looks like a cross between a jeep and a Humber to run over the watch. Still works and the auto movement keeps +6 a day so not bad for $75 US and even less in sterling.
     
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  18. dougiedude

    dougiedude Carpe horologium! Sep 21, 2015

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    The bike is 2 weeks old, the Garmin, a 705, is now the 'dinosaur' :D at 6 years old, but it's been quite good to me for over 20,000 miles!
    Deep South, but just north of Atlanta, so we have at least another month before the leaves peak...

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  19. Darlinboy

    Darlinboy Pratts! Will I B******S!!! Sep 21, 2015

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    Airain up for duty... retired civilian duty that is. ;)

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  20. OmegaRookie

    OmegaRookie Sep 21, 2015

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    Gorgeous bike!!!
     
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