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  1. Northernman Lemaniac Dec 16, 2014

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    The Meylan name keep popping up in Swiss watch history. The managing director of Lemania at the time of merger with SSIH (Omega/Tissot) held this name. He later moved on to the management of SSIH itself. Names like Piguet and LeCoultre is also found in the Meylan family tree. There is some info to be found on the net, but not very easy to get the picture.
    My watch has a signed crown with the Lemania logo on it. I Guess branding was not as strict as today. ;)
     
  2. jopex Dec 16, 2014

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    Yeah I have it and it's miles better. Just keep trying to like stock bracelet from time to time but it's not happening. :)

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  3. omegagmt Dec 16, 2014

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    I'm actually starting to like the Bond bracelet.
     
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  4. cristos71 Dec 16, 2014

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    Interesting and really a great watch. Everything about it is so reminiscent of the 1950´s Seamaster chronographs but it has that lovely multi coloured dial which gives it that something extra. Really very nice :thumbsup:
     
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  5. Nesbit Nesbit's Watch Service, Seattle Dec 16, 2014

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    Okay, I'm wearing Tom's watch today but I am wearing red and this watch goes better. wruw1.jpg
     
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  6. Hotwheelbill Dec 16, 2014

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    I wish I could capture a picture that shows how this dial is starting the first stage of going tropical.
     
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  7. RCAFBuster Dec 16, 2014

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    A nice WW2 Pierce Chronograph today.
     
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  8. rhetoric Dec 16, 2014

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    Today back on a bracelet. An "authentic" bracelet from Thailand, really well-made and very comfortable I'm pleased to say:)

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  9. Fritz genuflects before the mighty quartzophobe Dec 16, 2014

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    People wonder why the silly smile...... I'm just walkin along, fondling the Ball in my pocket......
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  10. 88cut Dec 16, 2014

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  11. DocHolliday Dec 16, 2014

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  12. dougiedude Carpe horologium! Dec 16, 2014

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    Thanks,
    She's a Ref. 2782-9 SC, Bumper cal. 354, SN 14,311,xxx. Bought from 'fabsuisse' on eBay, one of our recommended buyers there.

    Here's another pic of 'er:

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  13. adam78 Adam @ ΩF Staff Member Dec 16, 2014

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    The one on my wrist this evening is...
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    Can't make it out? It's this one...
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  14. Watchguy31-us Dec 16, 2014

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    The Bond on a 1610 bracelet is just stunning
     
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  15. citizenrich Metal Mixer! Dec 16, 2014

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    On the hunt for an unpolished crown. Any leads?
     
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  16. Barking mad Prolific Speedmaster Hoarder Dec 16, 2014

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  17. TLIGuy Dec 17, 2014

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  18. pascs Dec 17, 2014

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  19. jopex Dec 17, 2014

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  20. Northernman Lemaniac Dec 17, 2014

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    Third new arrival this week, and only day three of the week (as we count them up here). :D
    Lemania high grade 21jewel caliber 3010 HW. Champagne dial with gold indexes and gold on steel case.
    Something for the festive season for sure;).
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