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  1. bristnj

    bristnj Feb 19, 2017

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    Yes, specifically for a regatta. The countdown timing coincides with audible and visual alerts to the start of a race. The boat cannot cross the starting line until the race has officially begun, so it must be timed accordingly. One of the cool things about this piece is the fact that it has a special minute counter that records every 30 seconds, so the countdown needle moves 1/2 a notch at 30 seconds then to the full minute at 60 seconds.
     
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  2. Vulffi

    Vulffi Feb 19, 2017

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    Cool. This is what I have used at starts, mostly following my daughters Regattas but sometimes even comp P2110268.JPG eting myself. 10 minute countdown with clear visible markers from 1983 ?
     
  3. X350 XJR

    X350 XJR Vintage Omega Aficionado Feb 19, 2017

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  4. LouS

    LouS Mrs Nataf's Other Son Staff Member Feb 19, 2017

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    how many different versions of this watch can I be fascinated by? This is the latest

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  5. jens0125

    jens0125 knows that watches were made to be worn Feb 19, 2017

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  6. Taddyangle

    Taddyangle Convicted Invicta Wearer Feb 19, 2017

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    Leo in background, finally getting out of puppy stage. IMG_20170219_141601.jpg
     
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  7. Shibata

    Shibata Feb 19, 2017

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    Picked this up a month ago and had to hand it over to the Wife to put away for my birthday. The wait is finally over :)

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  8. nygiants

    nygiants Feb 19, 2017

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  9. sc-texas

    sc-texas Feb 19, 2017

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    Seiko SRP231 Baby Tuna, with yobokies mods.


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  10. watchdaddy1

    watchdaddy1 Feb 19, 2017

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    G this morning for manual labor

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    To the new 1 for some time out w/ the wifey

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  11. Watch_n_Wrist

    Watch_n_Wrist Feb 19, 2017

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    Late 60's early 70's Bulova Devil Diver chrono with all kinds of character and patina.

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  12. Kazyole

    Kazyole Feb 19, 2017

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    1675 with a new-old insert, courtesy of @Drawarms. Amazing how much a nice faded pepsi changes the look of the watch. Loving it.

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  13. Egatdagi

    Egatdagi Feb 19, 2017

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    Hardest watch to photograph.
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  14. lightingall2

    lightingall2 Feb 19, 2017

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    This is a coffee and R and R day in California at the new B and B coffee shop (bean and barrel.
     
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  15. terpits

    terpits Feb 19, 2017

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  16. aap

    aap Feb 19, 2017

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    Wearing the wife's UG
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  17. Tubber

    Tubber Feb 19, 2017

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    Zodiac Sea Wolf. Dinky little diver. Is this really how todays gargantuan dive watches started out?
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  18. aesguerra

    aesguerra Feb 19, 2017

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    I'd have been sneaking it out for a wear or two. :p Congrats!
     
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  19. GregH

    GregH Feb 19, 2017

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    evening swap - Zodiac Sea Wolf
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  20. Jwit

    Jwit Not a doctor, but plays one on ΩF Feb 19, 2017

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    She decided to hum again! ::psy::
     
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