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  1. PatrickJ

    PatrickJ Sep 30, 2015

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    I cancelled order on 1 yr old pre owned seamaster. I went to Omega boutique in Regents street, London and got a new one instead. They threw in a free Omega nato. Will post better pics in the light tomorrow.
     
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  2. PatrickJ

    PatrickJ Sep 30, 2015

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  3. Rman

    Rman Sep 30, 2015

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    This just came in the mail and I'm strapping 'er on with total disregard for today's date. ::psy:: Yee haw.

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  4. Mick Tock

    Mick Tock Sep 30, 2015

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    Today I refreshed the last of my early Autavias by exchanging the boring black Tropic by a colorful NATO strap:

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    Actually this is a derivative of the Heuer Autavia ref. 7763, the Skipper ref. 7764. The movement is a modified Valjoux cal. 7730.

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    I'm still searching the correct bezel for this watch, i.e. for the 2nd execution of the Autavia with snap back case.

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    Cheers,


    Mick
     
  5. jsaen

    jsaen Sep 30, 2015

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    donkii, do you keep wearing that just to make me feel jealous? It's not working .... No, it's totally working. I'm jealous. That is fantastic.
     
  6. abrod520

    abrod520 Sep 30, 2015

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    Really liking that NATO strap!
     
  7. donkii

    donkii Sep 30, 2015

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    Well, I think I will continue wearing it to make you jealous;) The dial is spectacular :D
     
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  8. Ludi

    Ludi Sep 30, 2015

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  9. UncleBuck

    UncleBuck understands the decision making hierarchy Sep 30, 2015

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    Waffle Wednesday!

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  10. Charilaos

    Charilaos Sep 30, 2015

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  11. Hijak

    Hijak Sep 30, 2015

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    Have this on today...
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  12. AAAKK

    AAAKK First listing in the ΩF B2B phone book Sep 30, 2015

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    Love it! Everything is pared down to a very simple form. No superfluous design elements.
     
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  13. Giff2577

    Giff2577 Quick with the tools! Sep 30, 2015

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  14. PatrickJ

    PatrickJ Sep 30, 2015

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    Thanks. I had a choice of orange and black, red and black and just black. I went for red as there is red in the dial. The metal strap is in the box, still has the plastic cover over clasp lol.
     
  15. PatrickJ

    PatrickJ Sep 30, 2015

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  16. abrod520

    abrod520 Sep 30, 2015

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    I have a similar NATO (of lesser quality) and always thought it'd be cool to find the perfect watch for it - looks like someone else already did! :)

    That bracelet's better off with all the plastic wrap, could be worth an extra bit in the future too.
     
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  17. timjohn

    timjohn Sep 30, 2015

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    Inspired by @Hijak, Zenith 2000 today IMG_0129.JPG
     
  18. UncleBuck

    UncleBuck understands the decision making hierarchy Sep 30, 2015

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    Just noticed your tdmp avatar, can you link me to more?
    I'm not a UG guy, but that looks cool!
     
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  19. timjohn

    timjohn Sep 30, 2015

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    This is the one that started it all. It's possibly an early redial, but I love it nonetheless Universal Tri-Compax (1945).JPG
     
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  20. jordn

    jordn Wants to be called Frank for some odd reason Sep 30, 2015

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    Definitely not a redial. It's a beaut
     
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