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  1. watchthirst

    watchthirst Jul 23, 2016

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    Date night with the wife :)
     
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  2. italy1861

    italy1861 Jul 23, 2016

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    Every time you show that bullhead I'm ::love::
     
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  3. watchdaddy1

    watchdaddy1 Jul 23, 2016

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    Thanks Brah

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  4. Hijak

    Hijak Jul 23, 2016

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    Ref. 174, cal. 2520
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  5. blubarb

    blubarb Jul 23, 2016

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    Kill it you did!
     
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  6. Canuck

    Canuck Jul 23, 2016

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    54918 is listed in Meggers and Ehrhardt as a model 1 which is (of course) a key wind, key set. It is listed as either open-faced (yours), and hunter (mine). I think I see some alien case screw marks on your case. Likely re-cased. It is listed as a Miller grade, 15-jewels, and produced some time between Feb. and Apr., 1879. I have never seen a model 1 in an open faced case, but it would be a simple conversion That's why I asked. Yours has the correct dial for a model 1 key winder originally made in an open-faced case. Nice watch.

    Yes, I'm in Calgary. As of July 17, month to date, we had received 145 mms of rain, which is more than double the average rainfall for the entire month of July! That's 5.7 inches by the way. I think we can count on one hand the number of days his month when we haven't had rain.
     
  7. timjohn

    timjohn Jul 23, 2016

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    Keeping it simple
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  8. Barking mad

    Barking mad Prolific Speedmaster Hoarder Jul 23, 2016

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    321 for back to work...

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  9. Ko1892

    Ko1892 Jul 24, 2016

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    Speedy lunch ;)
     
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  10. chunkythebulldog

    chunkythebulldog Jul 24, 2016

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  11. styggpyggeno1

    styggpyggeno1 ΩF Enforcer ....and thread killer Jul 24, 2016

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    Rose

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  12. aap

    aap Jul 24, 2016

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  13. Norfolk

    Norfolk Jul 24, 2016

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    So hot at the beach but staying cool...[​IMG]


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  14. tintin34

    tintin34 Jul 24, 2016

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    New arrival today - flightmaster 910

    Somehow I am in to 70's style currently - image.jpg last purchase was speedmaster mark III, now fligtmaster and wait for doxa sub to arrive...

    Bracelet is just one tick to tight - anyone can help out or got a hint where to get one??
     
  15. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector Jul 24, 2016

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    Another dark, cold and wet morning :(:(:(

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  16. Fritz

    Fritz genuflects before the mighty quartzophobe Jul 24, 2016

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    thanks for the info!

    The history of this Illinois as something of a wreck, it was bought cheap at a flea market dealer in a mangled case after which it ran well for about a year until it dropped its roller jewel. Then the watchmaker I took it to returned it in the wrong case, (though now solid silver!) hoping I wouldn't notice as he'd lost the original (did I mention VERY old watchmaker, starting to loose it a bit) I bought two other watches out of the junk box at a friends shop for the cases, the old lump now lives in one of those. I was very much disturbed to find decent movements in the other two cases, a very nice 1880s Elgin is now in the works and a Waltham Broadway which needs, obviously, a case!


    rain? none, zippo, worst its been in years..... haven't mowed the lawn since the start of June. I expect it to burst into flame any minute!
     
  17. Alpenschneerot

    Alpenschneerot Jul 24, 2016

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  18. omegastar

    omegastar Jul 24, 2016

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    image.jpeg Just bought this 1964 Navitimer yesterday and I am very pleased. It has the rare milled bezel.

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  19. Finrod Felagund

    Finrod Felagund Jul 24, 2016

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    Blue is the color of the day :cool:

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  20. daddykc

    daddykc Jul 24, 2016

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    Spring drive in the sun[​IMG]
     
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