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  1. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Apr 13, 2012

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    Crappy iPhone pic of the 2799 on bordeaux colored lizard:

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  2. Matty01

    Matty01 Port Adelaide's No.1 Fan Apr 14, 2012

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    beater with a Hamilton movement. Its my, I will steadfastly refuse to support the Richemont group under any circumstances watch. Which means that even tho I love sone Iwc watches, Baume et Mercier, Cartier Ballon, the Italian job, plus a few others out of my price range, I cannot bring myself to buyany of their products.
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  3. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Apr 14, 2012

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    Buy them pre-owned then. :whistling: We won't say anything.
     
  4. Matty01

    Matty01 Port Adelaide's No.1 Fan Apr 14, 2012

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    For me its more about Richemont cutting the private watchmaker out of the service and repair equation and taking advantage of eliminating aftermarket competition by way of maximising profits
     
  5. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Apr 14, 2012

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    But that's how ALL the Swiss brands do it. AP is still independent of the conglomerates and they won't sell parts either. That's the whole industry's game.
     
  6. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Apr 14, 2012

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    Hmm... which brands don't?

    Wonder if we could come up with a list?
     
  7. bczolone

    bczolone Apr 14, 2012

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    Re-badge Chinese with Miyota movt. ;)

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  8. Kommis

    Kommis Vintage Omega Connoisseur Apr 14, 2012

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  9. Matty01

    Matty01 Port Adelaide's No.1 Fan Apr 14, 2012

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    Omega I have had no problems with, would be great to have a sticky listing the swiss, and German and other brands who actually care about their customers after sales experience in as much as you can go to your local watchmaker and ger service or repair at a reasonable (and profitable for watchmaker and watch co) price.
     
  10. astrosfan

    astrosfan Apr 15, 2012

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    Not wearing an Omega this evening:

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  11. Ivan1998

    Ivan1998 Apr 15, 2012

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    Been wearing my Edox's a lot lately
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  12. Kommis

    Kommis Vintage Omega Connoisseur Apr 16, 2012

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    Royal Swedish Airforce Lemania chrono from 1972
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  13. Wetworks

    Wetworks Apr 16, 2012

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  14. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Apr 16, 2012

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    Went down the shore today so the "mandatory" beach watch made the trip.

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  15. ulackfocus

    ulackfocus Apr 16, 2012

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    Did a switch when we got home:

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  16. xxjorelxx

    xxjorelxx Apr 17, 2012

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    Going with this connie today
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  17. Kommis

    Kommis Vintage Omega Connoisseur Apr 17, 2012

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    alam Apr 17, 2012

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  19. Kommis

    Kommis Vintage Omega Connoisseur Apr 18, 2012

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  20. Ivan1998

    Ivan1998 Apr 18, 2012

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