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  1. ahsposo

    ahsposo Most fun screen name at ΩF Apr 6, 2018

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    I have to make a few observations about this watch:

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    This is a fairly recent acquisition; when I first held it my reaction was "OMG! This this thing is huge and heavy! I'll never enjoy wearing it."

    I also found the styling a little over the top, a little too macho.

    However, having worn this piece a dozen or so times since then it has really become a favorite. Despite the weight and size it is super comfortable and the styling no longer seems so aggressive. There are some issues: the chrono seconds hand is maybe a half second off and there's a scuff on the bezel. I can probably live with the scuff and the chrono hand will be fixed when this goes in for service. So this watch has turned into a real keeper for me. I'm glad I didn't act on my first impulse and try to send it back or flip it.
     
  2. hotsauz

    hotsauz Apr 6, 2018

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    Benthos again! Happy Friday OF!
     
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  3. Mad Dog

    Mad Dog Married to MacGyverette! Apr 6, 2018

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    I really dig the Rolex "Root Beer" jobs...very nice, sir!!! ::love:: ::love:: ::love::
     
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  4. turbo_muc

    turbo_muc Apr 6, 2018

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  5. daddykc

    daddykc Apr 6, 2018

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  6. man_on_moonwatch

    man_on_moonwatch Apr 6, 2018

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    Dynamic fringe ::rimshot::
     
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  7. Jwit

    Jwit Not a doctor, but plays one on ΩF Apr 6, 2018

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    Flieger friday
     
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  8. TexOmega

    TexOmega Apr 6, 2018

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  9. Tristanp

    Tristanp Apr 6, 2018

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    Automatic for the people. 78970B1D-C1DE-44EE-AEB7-7E68279FDF26.jpeg
     
  10. Canuck

    Canuck Apr 6, 2018

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    This one for a change, today. Don’t wear it much. Too small for my big wrist. Gruen “driver’s” watch with articulated lugs. Designed for use during the era of “Armstrong” steering, and “plan ahead” braking. You can wear it as usual, or on the edge of the wrist. This one had been a salesman’s sample back in the day when Gruen had an office in Canada. When that office closed, the managing director moved to Rolex, Canada, in a lateral position. When he found out I collect watches, he gave it to me. I sent him a bottle of Johnnie Walker Black Label, and he was furious!

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  11. jetkins

    jetkins Apr 6, 2018

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    Showing the LIV some luv again today. Man that crazy curved crystal is a bear to photograph.

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  12. Birky101

    Birky101 Apr 6, 2018

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    Start of the weekend have a good one everybody 20180406_172927.jpg
     
  13. nurseford25

    nurseford25 Apr 6, 2018

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  14. Vitezi

    Vitezi Apr 6, 2018

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    Circa 1957:
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  15. themattedial

    themattedial Apr 6, 2018

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    Virgin America colors on the 66 gilt GMT this morning
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  16. Mach

    Mach Apr 6, 2018

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    Back to my Trilogy Speedy:
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  17. Baco Noir

    Baco Noir Apr 6, 2018

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    High noon (& also opening day for the CO Rockies - possible snow out!)

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  18. cristos71

    cristos71 Apr 6, 2018

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  19. Uniqez

    Uniqez Apr 6, 2018

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    After almost a week having speedy on the wrist, switched to this...
     
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  20. Alpha

    Alpha Kilt Owner, Beagle Parent, Omega Collector Apr 6, 2018

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    Harnessed to some leather for a change,

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