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  1. Mad Dog “Kung Fu Grip” Jan 26, 2016

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    DOH! Almost forgot...today would have been my dad's 105th birthday if he were still alive...so I popped on his favorite watch opposite Speedy Gonzales...his Waltham Ruby (I believe that's what it's called...not sure).

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  2. Giff2577 Quick with the tools! Jan 26, 2016

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    What a great way to honor your father by wearing his awesome watch!
     
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  3. Canuck Jan 26, 2016

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    Waltham produced an "0" sized movement called the Ruby. As I recall, quite a high grade for an "0" size. You dad's watch shows up in the "Bible" as a Ruby, and is listed as having a 14-karat white gold case, with vitreous enamel Arabic numerals on the bezel. Circa the late 1920s. I can see evidence on the case lugs of him having worn this watch a lot with metal bracelets on it! Good to see you are now wearing it on a strap! The styling of this one, the Hamilton "Piping Rock", and numerous other similar styles by Waltham, Hamilton, and Elgin are highly sought after today. Nice!
     
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  4. CTS-V Jan 26, 2016

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  5. constellationM Jan 26, 2016

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    Is there a better place than The Omega Museum for Speedmaster Tuesday??!!! image.jpeg image.jpeg
     
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  6. D YOUNG Jan 26, 2016

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  7. Albertwii81 Jan 26, 2016

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    She has been complaining that I left her too long so I bring her out today
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  8. blubarb Jan 26, 2016

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    Back to the future today.

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  9. Martinibianco Jan 26, 2016

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    My trusted '69 61GS with cross-hairs
     
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  10. Ko1892 Jan 26, 2016

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    Just received this one, straight to the wrist...love it :D
     
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  11. Martinibianco Jan 26, 2016

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    What a cool LeCoultre Memovox! Never seen this design before. Wow..::love::
     
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  12. ELV web Jan 26, 2016

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    Went through the date, day and month as well as phase of the moon adjustment this morning ;)
     
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  13. Illiknight Jan 26, 2016

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    Speedy Tuesday! Mk2 racing (older pic). [​IMG]
     
  14. Barking mad Prolific Speedmaster Hoarder Jan 26, 2016

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    Another new day....

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  15. oddboy Zero to Grail+2998 In Six Months Jan 26, 2016

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    Did I make it in time for SpeedyTuesday?!
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  16. bluefireblade Jan 26, 2016

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    Mk ii on new leather.
     
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  17. khmt2 Jan 26, 2016

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  18. Andsan Jan 27, 2016

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  19. BartH Follows a pattern of overpaying Jan 27, 2016

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  20. styggpyggeno1 ΩF Enforcer ....and thread killer Jan 27, 2016

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