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  1. noelekal

    noelekal Apr 26, 2016

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    Older Alpinas are appealing to me. I like seeing them. The brand isn't familiar to me down here in the hinterlands of Texas, but is an intriguing one. Your watch is nice to see here in this thread.

    There's a 1940s/1950s (?) Alpina Rensie in its 33mm case with a black(?), slate gray(?), faded(?), "tropical" (?) dial in the menagerie here. It runs when wound and keeps indifferent (meaning bad) time. I have never used it because it's never been serviced since acquisition. Perhaps if I'd take the trouble to photograph it and stick it up on the Forum something could be learned about it.
     
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  2. STANDY

    STANDY schizophrenic pizza orderer and watch collector Apr 26, 2016

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    I think Rensie was the US named ones in the 40s when first shipped there.
    Square one ?
     
  3. junbug5150

    junbug5150 Apr 26, 2016

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  4. ConElPueblo

    ConElPueblo Apr 26, 2016

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    Following the rest of the sheep today...

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    It's been a while since I've had it on the bracelet, makes for a pleasant change!
     
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  5. Ludi

    Ludi Apr 26, 2016

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    One of the chrono box, Speedy free ...

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  6. sliceoftime_

    sliceoftime_ Apr 26, 2016

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    Speedy Tuesday!
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  7. Jones in LA

    Jones in LA Mmm... must have shiny things... Apr 26, 2016

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    Never a baaaaad choice :)

    [the watch, that is]
     
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  8. tmw57

    tmw57 Apr 26, 2016

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    I seem to be going for the divers this week... Aquastar.jpg
     
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  9. Nobel Prize

    Nobel Prize Sergio Apr 26, 2016

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  10. capt-dim

    capt-dim Apr 26, 2016

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    Hi .... !!!
     
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  11. dougiedude

    dougiedude Carpe horologium! Apr 26, 2016

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    Now you've really done it, Jan...

    I have to have one!::love::
     
  12. Mad Dog

    Mad Dog Married to MacGyverette! Apr 26, 2016

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    Still Speedy Tuesday...and Speedy Gonzales says it's 'torture time' at the dentist...:(

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  13. danomar

    danomar Apr 26, 2016

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    I do not know why I keep looking at this thread. It only makes me feel inadequate.

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  14. watchdaddy1

    watchdaddy1 Apr 26, 2016

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    Three1Two

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  15. Andsan

    Andsan Apr 26, 2016

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  16. styggpyggeno1

    styggpyggeno1 ΩF Enforcer ....and thread killer Apr 26, 2016

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    Nice watch - of course - but that is a very nice strap. What is it?


    For me a evening change - doing both turtle and speedy tuesday.

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  17. MMMD

    MMMD unaffiliated curmudgeonly absurdist & polyologist Apr 26, 2016

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    Open-cockpit driving today.
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  18. nurseford25

    nurseford25 Apr 26, 2016

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  19. Just Livin

    Just Livin Apr 26, 2016

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    Nice touch with the hands
     
  20. Mad Dog

    Mad Dog Married to MacGyverette! Apr 26, 2016

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    Speedy Gonzales says 'torture time' starts now...:(

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