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  1. Northernman

    Northernman Apr 16, 2017

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    Nitpicking but the 321 was not made on the basis of any ebauche. It was made entirely in house by Lemania alongside the 2520 as completed movements.
    Patek, VC and a couple of others would purchase ebauches for their own modifications and completion. This was not the case for Omega.
    Being part of the same company, SSHI, it made no sense to ship incomplete movements between its subsidiaries. In many cases, but I am unable to state to what degree, the entire chronograph watches were completed at Lemania. We know this is true for many 1950s/60s Speedmasters. To what degree this is also the case for other references I guess we will never know.
    The Meylan posted is a Lemania watch all together. The case reference is the same. Originally they even came with a Lemania signed crown!
     
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  2. voere

    voere pawn brokers are all about $$$ Apr 16, 2017

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  3. mr.kaplan

    mr.kaplan Apr 16, 2017

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    Happy Easter.
    5513 maxi dial mk3 for today.
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  4. Schmedsc

    Schmedsc Apr 16, 2017

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    Happy Sunday to everyone!
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  5. MMMD

    MMMD unaffiliated curmudgeonly absurdist & polyologist Apr 16, 2017

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    Thanks, I appreciate the nitpicking. Hate to spread misinformation.
     
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  6. Fritz

    Fritz genuflects before the mighty quartzophobe Apr 16, 2017

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    Waltham 1892 Appleton Tracy... chased this one for a while.
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    and so, there were three!

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    from the 1901 Eaton's catalogue:

    Waltham Appleton Tracy $18 "for the new model" in a nickel case
    Waltham CPR $20 in a nickel case
    Waltham Vanguard $30 in a silver case...
     
  7. glnds

    glnds Apr 16, 2017

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    Although i'm on this forum for quite a while, it was more in read-only mode (aside from some heavy used private threads with some other Lemaniac's ;) )
    I will do my best to share my collection a bit more with the rest of world through this nice forum...
    My current collection is almost entirely build around the Lemania Caliber 3xxx.
    @Northernman and @tapaptpat share my Lemania passion and are always around to share their incredible Lemania knowledge! Kudos guys!

    On my wrist today another Lemania Super Compressor, this time with a linen dial.

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  8. ChronGo

    ChronGo Apr 16, 2017

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    Happy Easter, happy Passover, and happy Sunday!
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  9. Baz9614

    Baz9614 Apr 16, 2017

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    Easter morning coffee on the beach! :thumbsup:
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  10. jens0125

    jens0125 knows that watches were made to be worn Apr 16, 2017

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    IMG_1505.JPG Holy trinity
     
  11. masterClock

    masterClock Apr 16, 2017

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    From jeans and a sport coat last night to a suit this morning, I was able to use both of these beauties this weekend.

    Hope everyone has a great and safe Easter!
     
  12. sliceoftime_

    sliceoftime_ Apr 16, 2017

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    This guy today.
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  13. KstateSkier

    KstateSkier Apr 16, 2017

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    Coffee in Cabo. Happy Easter.
     
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  14. Kmart

    Kmart Apr 16, 2017

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    I will never get over this dial. ::love:: Happy Easter OF!

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  15. Ko1892

    Ko1892 Apr 16, 2017

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  16. bristnj

    bristnj Apr 16, 2017

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    Seems an fitting watch for today....bursting with beautiful color!
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  17. bnabod

    bnabod Apr 16, 2017

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    Happy Easter
     
  18. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. Apr 16, 2017

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    Happy Easter. CH30 back from spa. Full movement service and replaced upper pusher that had broken. Glad to have it back.
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  19. Tiger8888

    Tiger8888 Apr 16, 2017

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    Hangover cure


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  20. dougiedude

    dougiedude Carpe horologium! Apr 16, 2017

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    Happy Easter!
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