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  1. Melhadary

    Melhadary Feb 16, 2013

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    I actually like that look.

    I know the SMPP might not have been issued with that crown, being a Constellation type crown, but did Omega ever use the cyclops that early on?
     
  2. kyle L

    kyle L Grasshopper Staff Member Feb 16, 2013

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    It's an original Omega crystal, but I have seen some date models with the cyclops and some without. Not sure if they originally came out of the factory with the cyclops and then crystals were replaced with non-cyclops ones or vice versa. It's possible that the decision was up to the buyer since you can get both cyclops and non-cyclops crystals for many models. I prefer the non-cyclops though, it lets you see the whole dial. :thumbsup:
     
  3. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Feb 16, 2013

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    I'm guessing the crystal probably came with the connie crown when that watch was serviced, definitely needs a clover (with or without naiad)
     
  4. kyle L

    kyle L Grasshopper Staff Member Feb 16, 2013

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    Yeah, you're probably right. Does yours have a cyclops?
     
  5. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Feb 16, 2013

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    None of the known examples around have had a cyclops in any of the four versions
     
  6. Melhadary

    Melhadary Feb 16, 2013

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    Yeah... That definitely makes sense, given the beauty of that dial ::love::
     
  7. pascs

    pascs Feb 16, 2013

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    Just picked up from FedEx this morning :thumbsup:

    I put it on my 20mm Omega mesh until I get a 21mm brown Alligator strap ordered

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  8. SpikiSpikester

    SpikiSpikester @ ΩF Staff Member Feb 16, 2013

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    That blue hands/white face look is great - congratulations :thumbsup:
     
  9. john wilson

    john wilson Feb 16, 2013

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  10. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector Feb 16, 2013

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    Kyle - Stunning, yes sans cyclops :thumbsup:
     
  11. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector Feb 16, 2013

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    No surprises here :)
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  12. pascs

    pascs Feb 16, 2013

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    Its the 42mm version and looks even better in person, the white is sort of pearl and the blue is quite dark until the light catches it and then the whole watch really sparkles.

    I've always wanted one of these but they seem to be a bit scarce in the 42mm size. Now just to see how the 2500B movement behaves as most likely it will need a service.
     
  13. Dablitzer

    Dablitzer Feb 16, 2013

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    Trying this on some new skin today!

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  14. adam78

    adam78 Adam @ ΩF Staff Member Feb 16, 2013

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    A new arrival -- 1941 Hamilton Martin in coral (pink) gold fill. Only about 8% of those produced were coral gold...

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    Now on this bracelet:

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  15. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Feb 16, 2013

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    Same as yesterday.

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  16. SpikiSpikester

    SpikiSpikester @ ΩF Staff Member Feb 16, 2013

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    Off to football soon. It's FA Cup day :)

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  17. MMMD

    MMMD unaffiliated curmudgeonly absurdist & polyologist Feb 16, 2013

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    New arrival. Thanks UG Forum enablers.

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  18. X350 XJR

    X350 XJR Vintage Omega Aficionado Feb 16, 2013

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  19. LouS

    LouS Mrs Nataf's Other Son Staff Member Feb 16, 2013

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  20. SpikiSpikester

    SpikiSpikester @ ΩF Staff Member Feb 16, 2013

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    Evening switch.

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