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  1. elara2105

    elara2105 Sep 8, 2018

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  2. X350 XJR

    X350 XJR Vintage Omega Aficionado Sep 8, 2018

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  3. destroid

    destroid Sep 8, 2018

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    Martini Speedmaster and a nice Mexico Blau 981 Spyder
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  4. Dero13

    Dero13 4 watches. All set to the wrong time. Sep 8, 2018

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  5. Sidrox25

    Sidrox25 Sep 8, 2018

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    As a lover for mechanical watches...there’s just something about a g-shock

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  6. argonbeam

    argonbeam Sep 8, 2018

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    Default pool watch for lazy weekend.

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  7. strick9

    strick9 Sep 8, 2018

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    Well your crazy But that is what you like do it till you are 80 bro
     
  8. strick9

    strick9 Sep 8, 2018

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    I did that once it was ok but all that fur on my tongue yuck
     
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  9. airansun

    airansun Sep 8, 2018

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    Another installment in the saga of the two eBay Eds

    https://omegaforums.net/threads/updated-irresistible-impulse-two-105-003-65-ebay-buys.79624/

    https://omegaforums.net/threads/two-ebay-ed-whites-part-two-they-arrive.79926/


    Well, I made a command decision today.

    The brown strap did not look right on the Istanbul Ed White. It really needed the steel 1125 bracelet that was already on the U.K. Ed White. Its lume is off white and the bezel is slightly ghosted - all greys.

    And, come to think of it, it was a shame that the steel bracelet did nothing to offset the browned lume on the U.K. Ed.

    So, I did it. I swapped the bracelet to the Istanbul Ed and put a different B & R band (lighter brown) on the U.K. Ed.

    I’m pleased with the result.

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    So far, I think I was very lucky with these two eBay purchases. After service and minor remediations, they both run well and are pleasing to the eye.

    I still can’t decide which I prefer; each has different strengths. But I’ve pretty much decided that their parts are going to stay with the watches they came with — I don’t have the heart to abuse them by trying to make one great watch out of them (and one mediocre one).

    Worst, I know I shouldn’t keep them both, but I really want to.
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  10. strick9

    strick9 Sep 8, 2018

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    Seamaster went in the water today well let's just say I fix a leak in my mom plumbing
     
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  11. SteveShepherd

    SteveShepherd Sep 8, 2018

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    I’m all for the craic myself ;) ( That’s Irish for taking the piss btw ) :) I have had a few Panerais over the years. I must admit I liked them but all three needed watchmaker intervention due to mechanical issues. That was way more than any other marque I’ve owned. I just don’t think they are as resilient as any Omega I’ve ever had. Just MHO. No offence intended to any Panerai owners here. In fact, I’d definitely consider another one at some stage.
     
  12. Foo2rama

    Foo2rama Keeps his worms in a ball instead of a can. Sep 8, 2018

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    Date night and got questions about it today so it seemed like a good idea. Pulled it out for the last out door symphony performance of the year.

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  13. SteveShepherd

    SteveShepherd Sep 8, 2018

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    It’s a gym day today so just this I’m afraid.
     
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  14. SteveShepherd

    SteveShepherd Sep 8, 2018

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    It’s a gym day today so just an Apple Watch :) It’s a great tool for that but doesn’t exactly instill any asthetic pleasure. Apologies :-(
     
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  15. Pun

    Pun Sep 8, 2018

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    Skinny Ingenieur tapiserie dial 34mm
     
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  16. ag986

    ag986 Sep 8, 2018

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    Thank you!
     
  17. Taddyangle

    Taddyangle Convicted Invicta Wearer Sep 8, 2018

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  18. jB1128

    jB1128 Sep 8, 2018

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    Seiko Saturday with the Marinemaster “Yakushima”. Started the day on the steel bracelet:
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    Wrapped up the day on its new OEM Seiko waffle strap (original to the Marinemaster SBDX017):
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  19. cristos71

    cristos71 Sep 9, 2018

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    The 355 is the updated version with a swan neck regulator
     
  20. larryganz

    larryganz The cable guy Sep 9, 2018

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    Incoming!

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