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  1. citizenrich

    citizenrich Metal Mixer! Nov 1, 2017

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    OK, I will...how many pocket watches do you currently have and how many do you figure you've bought and sold over the years?

    Also: what's the best "value" for these watches? Is it true that sometimes you can buy beautiful examples in SG for not much of a premium to the actual melt value of the gold? Basically: a free watch?

    Can you share some photos of your favorites??

    Thank you
     
  2. citizenrich

    citizenrich Metal Mixer! Nov 1, 2017

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    wow, doesn't even look like a Rolex anymore - the very definition of unique.
     
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  3. citizenrich

    citizenrich Metal Mixer! Nov 1, 2017

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    Very nice.

    Does this one have a story that came along with it?
     
  4. citizenrich

    citizenrich Metal Mixer! Nov 1, 2017

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    I feel like the moon phase complication doesn't get the respect it deserves...lol

    I'll wear this today in defiance.
     
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  5. jaguar11

    jaguar11 Nov 1, 2017

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    Again....
     
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  6. Kali77

    Kali77 Nov 1, 2017

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  7. Banner Roar

    Banner Roar Nov 1, 2017

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    More 70's cool......74 to be exact.
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  8. watchdaddy1

    watchdaddy1 Nov 1, 2017

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    GREAT combo . What strap is this ?

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  9. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector Nov 1, 2017

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    Added to the list :thumbsup:
     
  10. McKinley

    McKinley Nov 1, 2017

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    As I have mentioned before, I live in the northeastern part of the U.S., in Maine. November 1st is on the late side for a Mustang ride, but since it is my birthday also, I try and get one in on this day each year. I have only missed 2 years since I bought the car in 2003. Today, my Seamaster from the late 50's takes the wheel and ride with my daughter and I. The car is a 1965, 289 A code motor, Rangoon red with a white drop top....so the watch is period correct. Everyone else shows their driving pics, so I had to also. Hope everyone had as good of a day as I have.

    Mck
     
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  11. Canuck

    Canuck Nov 1, 2017

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    I have close to 50. I’d have to count. Too many favourites to list, but my Brandt (Omega) grade CCR, 19 jewel railroad watches (I have two of them), are pretty close to being a favouritse. They were accepted as a railroad standard watch in Canada. These are a reasonably scarce watch, owing to the fact that American made railroad watches made up the majority of watches used on Canadian railroads.

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  12. ahsposo

    ahsposo Most fun screen name at ΩF Nov 1, 2017

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    145.016-68 for a Wednesday afternoon

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  13. Vulffi

    Vulffi Nov 1, 2017

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    Modern, "raw" skeleton :)

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  14. Hijak

    Hijak Nov 1, 2017

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    As a fellow car guy I'm feeling the need for more pictures of your Mustang!:cool:
     
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  15. Hijak

    Hijak Nov 1, 2017

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    A little 18K gold today!
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  16. McKinley

    McKinley Nov 1, 2017

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    I knew someone was going to ask. I think I only have one on my phone and here is a pic of a pic that is here in my den. It is dark here now, but is there a "car" thread like there is a firearms thread? If so, I could add pics there tomorrow. And yes, the firearms thread comes to mind as I have collected firearms for many, many years. Hope these will do for tonight.
     
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  17. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. Nov 1, 2017

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    Commute home. Loving this piece now that my watchmaker modified the baton minute hand to a look like a leaf hand. ( I had bought a very expensive replacement to no avail).
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  18. Kmart

    Kmart Nov 1, 2017

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    Yesterday.

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    Today.

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  19. Giff2577

    Giff2577 Quick with the tools! Nov 1, 2017

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    Happy Movember! C8CC335E-FF02-4CF2-AFBA-7771449FA7B5.jpg
     
  20. X350 XJR

    X350 XJR Vintage Omega Aficionado Nov 1, 2017

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