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  1. donkii Dec 20, 2015

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  2. x3no Dec 20, 2015

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    Ref: 22536 from 1946, in minty condition all around! (Too lazy to set the date/moonphase.. sry)
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  3. Archer Omega Qualified Watchmaker Dec 20, 2015

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    PAM104 yesterday for the family Xmas we hosted...

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  4. Syrte MWR Tech Support Dept Dec 20, 2015

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    Wow Larry, holy cow-- looks like the real deal...
     
  5. Garv no longer a member of the terminally hip Dec 20, 2015

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    Thought I would take my late father's 1980 Timex Mercury out today. I wish I could remember the circumstances as to how he came to purchase this watch. I vaguely remember him having a nice watch that got stolen and then he wore this for a while.
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  6. dougiedude Carpe horologium! Dec 20, 2015

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    This early trench watch by Omega, ~1910.
    I'm looking for a leather-maker who can make me a brown strap similar to the one it's on, 14 mm size.

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  7. oddboy Zero to Grail+2998 In Six Months Dec 20, 2015

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  8. bristnj Dec 20, 2015

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    LeJour Yachtingraf today.
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  9. ricardorio Dec 20, 2015

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    Green Sunday. Beautiful day, gorgeous 105012-66 too.

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  10. Hijak Dec 20, 2015

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    My Longines ref. 9006, cal. 19AS on a new alligator strap from Kelaran...
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    It suits the dial patina better I think.:thumbsup:
     
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  11. MMMD unaffiliated curmudgeonly absurdist & polyologist Dec 20, 2015

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  12. Nobel Prize Spell Master! Dec 20, 2015

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    AT Blue
     
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  13. watchdaddy1 Dec 20, 2015

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    it's almost Christmas fellas. Have a great day.

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  14. Darlinboy Pratts! Will I B******S!!! Dec 20, 2015

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    Last day before heading to the spa... :)

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  15. Traveler Dec 20, 2015

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    Love the versatility of this new (old) guy - so far I've had it on fuzzy brown suede, wine croc, and for a casual Sunday, this faux Hermes 'dink ...

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  16. CajunTiger Cajuns and Gators can't read newspapers! Dec 20, 2015

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    Heuer Autavia 7763 today
     
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  17. Mad Dog “Kung Fu Grip” Dec 20, 2015

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    Speedy Gonzales on Omega Barenia leather NATO today...

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  18. sarir97 Dec 20, 2015

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    It took me 9.1 seconds to post this picture:

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  19. Canuck Dec 20, 2015

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    Been a while. I thought I would wear an old favourite as I head out to run some errands. This is my 50 cent farm yard sale Certina. I paid her $2.00 for it. Condition was such you could tell it had been a farmer's watch. He wore it 'til it quit, and he threw it into a box. Re-done dial, chrome plate the case, crown, crystal, rotor post, condition. Hard to tell exactly how much I have in it now, as the case replate was a barter deal, done by a friend who owed me. But close to $200.00 (Cdn.). The movement is a Kurth Freres, a movement that was used by Hamilton, among others. Beautifully finished, good design, pretty to look at. I think it compares very favourably with a lot of the big name makers from circa the 1950s. I love it!


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    The Kurth Certina movement. From Dr. Roland Ranfft's movement archive.

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  20. cfw Dec 20, 2015

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    Is that the original strap?? It looks stunning