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  1. Flatfoot Feb 20, 2021

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    Two Tone GMT is a recent purchase.
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  2. OmegaFan503 Feb 20, 2021

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    Another PO day!
     
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  3. elara2105 Feb 20, 2021

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    Still this one! What can I say, I really like it!
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  4. Canuck Feb 20, 2021

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    Earlier Saturday (today) I posted a picture of my German-made Laco wrist watch, mentioning that I had discovered another watch in my stash that has the same Durowe calibre 455 movement in it. Manual wind, shock resistant, 17 jewels, 10 1/2 ligne. This is that watch. There was no case back for the recently discovered one. This watch had been buried in my stash for at least 45 years. I spent some time today, trying to locate a suitable case back for the heavily worn gold plated case it was in. I gave up, instead scrutinizing my stash for a better case that suited the watch. Voila! I found one! This one is close to 34mm diameter, and it is a size I like. The dial on this one is marked Alanbury. A name that pops up on the internet, but a name I know nothing about, except that it was copyrighted in Canada until the mid-1980s when the copyright was not renewed. It looks better in this donor case than it did in the original one. A new, stylish Hirsch leather strap completes the look. This is not a watch to titillate the tastes of a case hardened, jaded collector with deep pockets, but it shows what can be done on a budget. I like it.

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  5. Norfolk Feb 20, 2021

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    11026D47-46D7-4A65-ACF5-9353B85D0AEE.jpeg 1965 GP 39j.
     
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  6. Jones in LA Isofrane hoarder. Feb 20, 2021

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    A late-in-the-day change to test a new watch+ strap combo. I had a Sinn OEM 20mm non-tapered strap lying around that came with my Sinn 104, which had a tendency to drive the 104's top right lug into my wrist bone no matter the tightness of the strap (I'll leave a description of my strap solution for the Sinn 104 for another day). And, to make things interesting, I put a 20mm buckle and pin set from an unused Omega NATO strap I have (I actually own several Omega NATOs which remain unused because of the thickness of the strap weave) and put it on the Sinn strap for the Planet Ocean. So far this combo seems like a winner :)

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  7. Jones in LA Isofrane hoarder. Feb 20, 2021

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    Nicely done, it looks great!
     
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  8. dougiedude Carpe horologium! Feb 20, 2021

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    The Zontavia (as the Swedes call this one) Omega was calling to me, so I decided to take Miss Z out to my closest (5 minute walk) and favorite watering hole!

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  9. 8926ob Feb 20, 2021

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  10. CTS-V Feb 20, 2021

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  11. Tako Yaki Feb 20, 2021

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    Breitling Geneve,
    dress watch from about 1964,
    3-hander, automatic,
    18k/ 750/000 yellow gold, unicase

    Almost finished here. Last day of business trip to Kansai, going home to Tokyo today.
    Want to buy some Omiyage for family.... and myself some Nara-Zuke!
    (Love that stuff)

    Have a great Sunday, everyone !
     
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  12. ghce Feb 20, 2021

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    Been down at the beach all afternoon swimming so Invicta to the rescue, finally home and in the shade to escape the heat.

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  13. arturo7 Feb 20, 2021

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    That place looks kinda familiar.

    But I'm sure a lotta places look like that.
     
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  14. kip595 Feb 20, 2021

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    Finally picked this beauty from '06 up today (pardon the harsh lighting in my kitchen):

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    Polarizing for some, but it's a keeper for me! :)
     
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  15. dougiedude Carpe horologium! Feb 20, 2021

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    This one’s in Oklahoma City, Paseo District. Once was an old ‘dive bar’ now a cool restaurant/pub...
     
  16. Jones in LA Isofrane hoarder. Feb 20, 2021

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  17. Jones in LA Isofrane hoarder. Feb 20, 2021

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    I’ve always thought they are cool. Congrats on the new arrival!
     
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  18. gbesq Feb 20, 2021

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  19. Kiwibloke Feb 20, 2021

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    My son’s modded Seiko diver for Sunday...
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  20. gbesq Feb 20, 2021

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    That lume is amazing ...
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