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  1. rbob99

    rbob99 Apr 22, 2016

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    Zone dial, ref 2383, cal 30t2PC, 1945:
     
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  2. zimmerit5

    zimmerit5 Apr 22, 2016

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  3. Northernman

    Northernman Apr 23, 2016

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    Cool!
    Any "under the hood" pictures to share?
     
  4. danomar

    danomar Apr 23, 2016

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    Weekends are for simple things.

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  5. Enzo

    Enzo Apr 23, 2016

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    Pam & espresso for me this beautiful morning :cool:

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  6. Northernman

    Northernman Apr 23, 2016

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    Junghans J88 chronograph. Civilian version of the early German army waterproof 88/0110 ref.
    Not perfect but perfectly fine for a lovely Saturday. Cheers!
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  7. genepomelo

    genepomelo Apr 23, 2016

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    Small GTG
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    Ops sorry i forgot to include this beautiful gemini [emoji4]

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  8. slowhand

    slowhand Apr 23, 2016

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    image.jpg In love with this one..
     
  9. deepcdweller

    deepcdweller Apr 23, 2016

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    Speedy Pro Beauty for Today..

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  10. STANDY

    STANDY schizophrenic pizza orderer and watch collector Apr 23, 2016

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    Grandfathers retirement watch with a bit of damage to the dial, recently serviced and a tidy up by @Archer

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  11. Cal_321

    Cal_321 Apr 23, 2016

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    Not a high-end-watch but nice to see. This is maybe the predecessor of a Swatch...
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  12. khmt2

    khmt2 Apr 23, 2016

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    Ending off Longines week with the one that kicked off the 19as Conquests

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  13. DJM74

    DJM74 Apr 23, 2016

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  14. styggpyggeno1

    styggpyggeno1 ΩF Enforcer ....and thread killer Apr 23, 2016

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    This watch finish and conclude my Asian watch week. I know some here scorns quartz but I put it down to not knowing the significance of mesauring time as exactly as possible. Think navigation and the longitude problem. This is the natural scientific development of trying to do the best you can - and selling it to the public.

    This was Seiko: s most accurate and most expensive watch (in steel) in 1977. Top of the line. With an accuracy - within 10 seconds A YEAR. It cost 200 000 yen which was really serious money.

    A really nice, worked and structured dial in a high quality case with nice beveling. Notice how the indexes and the hands are matched in shape and form. The bracelet is not original to the watch but it is an original Seiko and it fits perfectly.

    The high end quartz watches of that era cannot and should not be compared with what came afterwards. This watch is comparable with the Omega Marine Chronometer (which actually was less accurate). They both are from an era when quartz was top of the line - when superior accuracy was the selling point.

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  15. tyrantlizardrex

    tyrantlizardrex C is NOT for "Lizard". Apr 23, 2016

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  16. gostang9

    gostang9 Apr 23, 2016

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    That dial and those indexes... Exceptional! That looks great and thank you for sharing the background behind it.
     
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  17. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector Apr 23, 2016

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    Morning walk with the boys and now back home sitting in the garden with some much needed coffee and one of my most comfortable on the wrist, happy days :thumbsup:

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  18. minutenrohr

    minutenrohr Apr 23, 2016

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  19. CanberraOmega

    CanberraOmega Rabbitohs and Whisky Supporter Apr 23, 2016

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    in Adelaide :eek:
    In the immortal words of the sunscreen song "never live in Adelaide, it's a hole"


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  20. Omega1

    Omega1 Apr 23, 2016

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    1990's or 1960's vintage wins the day... Have a great Saturday .. image.jpeg image.jpeg
     
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