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  1. BartH Follows a pattern of overpaying Jun 21, 2017

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  2. MikolajN Jun 21, 2017

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    Ugly one ;)

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  3. Uniqez Jun 21, 2017

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    I found myself wearing this one a lot lately. 1498074294599.jpeg
     
  4. Which Watch Next Jun 21, 2017

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    Need to set the date, but this is it today. Polished before me...:(
     
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  5. Vulffi Jun 21, 2017

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    On new clothes :)

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  6. Uniqez Jun 21, 2017

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    I've looked at it really quick and thought it was an Apple watch)))
     
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  7. Jones in LA Fondamentalmente la gazza Jun 21, 2017

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    Form-wise, it's not far off from an Apple watch :)

    And in its time it was pretty cutting-edge. Here's a fascinating article on the Marine Chronometer by the Forum's own @Bill Sohne

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  8. Uniqez Jun 21, 2017

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  9. Wibbles Jun 21, 2017

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    Beyond cutting edge J in LA. An incredible application of technology and watchmaking IMHO. And still one of the most accurate personal timepieces you can wear. Outside of time radio signal vanishingly few watches could match it. Plus at the time your watch was crazy money. Like you could buy ten Rolex Subs for the price crazy money. Omega's contribution to that period of quartz timekeeping innovation is unmatched in the industry anywhere in the world.

    And sadly too often forgotten. Including by Omega themselves. Check out their history timeline on their official website and you'll find your watch, but they don't even mention the Q word. Or any of their other innovations of that time. I understand the marketing aspect of it all, because quartz is now seen as "cheap and nasty" and below "real" horology, but that's a real pity IMHO.
     
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  10. bubba48 Jun 21, 2017

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  11. Omega1 Jun 21, 2017

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    This is what I love about this forum you can not only see some great watches but you learn about them in detail.. thanks for sharing :thumbsup:
     
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  12. watchdaddy1 Jun 21, 2017

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    116* today

    Turtle on Maddog BBGlove shoes

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  13. Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. Jun 21, 2017

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  14. kyle L Grasshopper Staff Member Jun 21, 2017

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  15. jens0125 knows that watches were made to be worn Jun 21, 2017

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  17. Kmart Jun 21, 2017

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    This for the evening (and the rest of the week probably!). The dial just sings in the twilight.

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  18. base615 Jun 21, 2017

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    Blue SMPc on mesh today

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  19. oddboy Zero to Grail+2998 In Six Months Jun 21, 2017

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    Soccer practise.

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  20. Fritz genuflects before the mighty quartzophobe Jun 21, 2017

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    '25 Elgin B W Raymond
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