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  1. PatrickJ

    PatrickJ Dec 28, 2015

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    What had we on earlier today?
     
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  2. Stewart H

    Stewart H Honorary NJ Resident Dec 28, 2015

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    I wonder what the "PT950" on the back means?

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  3. MMMD

    MMMD unaffiliated curmudgeonly absurdist & polyologist Dec 28, 2015

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    Well, you know how stainless steel is the new platinum? PT950 is the old stuff. ;)

    Congrats, it's a stunner!
     
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  4. Paedipod

    Paedipod Dec 28, 2015

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    Wintry day....speedy Monday back inside after shoveling
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  5. Alpenschneerot

    Alpenschneerot Dec 28, 2015

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    Simple watch today... IMG_6278[1].JPG
     
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  6. TexOmega

    TexOmega Dec 28, 2015

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    Back from COA
    Early 1940's Libana with Val 23

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  7. Fritz

    Fritz genuflects before the mighty quartzophobe Dec 28, 2015

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    been there since Christmas.... silly thing just won't come off my arm. Oh well.....

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  8. bristnj

    bristnj Dec 28, 2015

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    Lovely to see how the light plays off this dial.
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  9. mesaboogie18

    mesaboogie18 Dec 28, 2015

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    OEM NATO on my 2201.50
     
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  10. 1685

    1685 Dec 28, 2015

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    When the sun goes down...,.
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  11. constellationM

    constellationM Dec 28, 2015

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    Hmmmmm love the Arman of fresh Coffee image.jpeg
     
  12. 1685

    1685 Dec 28, 2015

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    So cool @Lou P thanks for sharing. On my bucket list as well, awesome watch too. Enjoy the rest of your trip. MP
     
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  13. Lou P

    Lou P Dec 28, 2015

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    Thank you @1685 . Today we got a better look at the new locks site on the Atlantic side (new Gatun Locks) for which construction is wrapping up, but they are currently still "dry". Although we cannot see the bottom of the locks from this angle, we do see the three levels from sea level (horizon) to Gatun Lake's elevation. New gates will be sliding out of the walls where we see the full height vertical dark lines
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    Panning left we see the temporary dyke separating Lake Gatun from the entrance to these new locks which will soon be blown up and dredged out. Note the ships waiting to enter and descend the old locks further up and to the right of the picture.
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    Oh, and today I wore another trusty travel companion of mine, the Speedmaster X-33, with jet-lag rousing alarm. :confused:
    Rubber strap borrowed from a Speedmaster Solar Impulse, which is easily adjusted for tropical environments!
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    Here with a container ship being pulled into the current Gatun locks, Atlantic Ocean at the horizon.
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  14. obstando

    obstando Dec 28, 2015

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    I remembered it's Tuesday!
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  15. Barking mad

    Barking mad Prolific Speedmaster Hoarder Dec 28, 2015

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    Last Tuesday of the year!

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  16. timjohn

    timjohn Dec 28, 2015

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    Final purchase of the year just arrived. Legendary 4520 movement -- the one that beat everything but the quartz watches in the last chronometer competition held at Neuchatel in 1968 -- in a crisp 1969 case.
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  17. ELV web

    ELV web Dec 29, 2015

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    Fine dining in Bangkok today following street food lunch yesterday, the price is shockingly nice at 10usd++/person. The venue is called Zanotti.
     
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  18. Barking mad

    Barking mad Prolific Speedmaster Hoarder Dec 29, 2015

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    Arrival of new straps necessitated a change. New boots on BM LE.
    @ulackfocus no more pin infringement:)

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  19. Bienne2998

    Bienne2998 Dec 29, 2015

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    After all it's tuesday again IMG_3931.jpg
     
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  20. emilio

    emilio Dec 29, 2015

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    Second day in a row
     
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