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by vintageguy
Tue Jun 28, 2016 3:26 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Favorite discontinued watches?
Replies: 78
Views: 1712

Re: Favorite discontinued watches?

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the queen of my collection.
by vintageguy
Tue Jun 21, 2016 2:20 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WUS Hacked
Replies: 84
Views: 1792

Re: WUS Hacked

I tried multiple times to reset my password & got multiple rejections. I no longer care, as there is this site & many more.
by vintageguy
Fri Jun 17, 2016 10:47 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: FTC Takes Major Action Against Shinola
Replies: 55
Views: 939

Re: FTC Takes Major Action Against Shinola

so the old saying that "you don't know sh.. from shinola" still holds.
by vintageguy
Thu Jun 09, 2016 2:02 pm
Forum: Doxa Forum
Topic: Doxa & Isofrane
Replies: 4
Views: 2258

Doxa & Isofrane

are the two connected business wise? I inquired about a blue rubber strap to
match my 1200T Caribbean, and I was told to buy an Isofrane. just wondering.
by vintageguy
Thu Jun 09, 2016 1:58 pm
Forum: Doxa Forum
Topic: New arrival Doxa 1200T NUMA blue
Replies: 23
Views: 1696

Re: New arrival Doxa 1200T NUMA blue

CoachH wrote:1200's are as close to perfect, for me, as Doxa gets.

Congrats!
I agree, the 1200T proportions are perfect.
by vintageguy
Sat May 14, 2016 4:14 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Strap giveaway -- winner is Disc Golfer 209!
Replies: 48
Views: 866

Re: Strap giveaway

can I play?
by vintageguy
Fri May 13, 2016 2:53 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: unwitting Tudor collection
Replies: 31
Views: 613

Re: unwitting Tudor collection

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I'll match my Snowflake against any vintage Rolex anytime. as an AD & friend told me
"a Rolex isn't a big deal since everyone has one. give me a unique Tudor."
by vintageguy
Tue May 10, 2016 9:54 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New guy from Denver
Replies: 41
Views: 768

Re: New guy from Denver

go Broncos. what watch does John Elway wear?
by vintageguy
Tue Mar 15, 2016 2:27 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: What the hell is this coating?
Replies: 41
Views: 1539

Re: What the hell is this coating?

hoppyjr wrote:Bamford: watches for guys with money, but no taste.
:cheers:
by vintageguy
Mon Feb 15, 2016 12:04 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Brass watches--Helson or Armida or ??
Replies: 15
Views: 1135

Re: Brass watches--Helson or Armida or ??

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the Xmas sale allowed me to buy this one for <$300. I have no experience with any other
brass or bronze watch, but this one has been a Best Buy for the money.
by vintageguy
Thu Feb 04, 2016 1:56 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Marathon vs Traser
Replies: 1
Views: 278

Marathon vs Traser

I have a Traser quartz for a grab & go. I'm thinking about a Marathon TSAR midsize quartz. I've never
owned a Marathon. is it higher quality than the Traser. thanks.
by vintageguy
Fri Dec 25, 2015 2:38 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Christmas Giveaway - Sinn Spring Bar/Bracelet Tool
Replies: 62
Views: 2820

Re: Christmas Giveaway - Sinn Spring Bar/Bracelet Tool

thank you. please assign me #64
by vintageguy
Wed Dec 23, 2015 1:00 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Metric System Facts
Replies: 59
Views: 1586

Re: Metric System Facts

scientists & physicians in the USA have long used the metric system. most don't know it, but autos manufactured in the USA have long used metric, in part because of so many foreign parts suppliers. booze is sold by the liter. it's been my observation that it's the political & socially elite who don'...
by vintageguy
Sat Dec 05, 2015 9:52 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Weiss
Replies: 48
Views: 1053

Re: Weiss

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get a Seiko Presage, real enamel dial for $500.
by vintageguy
Sat Dec 05, 2015 9:52 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Weiss
Replies: 48
Views: 1053

Re: Weiss

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get a Seiko Presage, real enamel dial for $500.
by vintageguy
Tue Dec 01, 2015 2:43 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: How much would you pay for a quartz?
Replies: 45
Views: 1022

Re: How much would you pay for a quartz?

jswing wrote:Pretty sure the Tuna would be my limit. I really like that it's quartz for it's intended purpose, but in general I'm biased in favor of mechanicals.
+1
by vintageguy
Tue Dec 01, 2015 2:40 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Can you wear an 18mm watch strap?
Replies: 31
Views: 1558

Re: Can you wear an 18mm watch strap?

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18mm strap on my IWC MarkXII. the strap fits the size of the watch. I don't
understand your concerns.
by vintageguy
Thu Nov 12, 2015 2:34 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: How come no love for the Datejust II?
Replies: 36
Views: 897

Re: How come no love for the Datejust II?

it's out of proportion & unattractive, IMHO .
by vintageguy
Thu Oct 22, 2015 7:53 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: calling previous (and current?) aquanaut owners:
Replies: 33
Views: 993

Re: calling previous (and current?) aquanaut owners:

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mine says hi. my rule of thumb, never trade or sell a Patek. Patek limits production to make them
scarce, they always gain in value, & they're the best made. this watch is unique & comfortable to
wear. it's an unquestioned keeper.
by vintageguy
Tue Sep 29, 2015 12:39 pm
Forum: Panerai Forum
Topic: Incoming: PAM 328
Replies: 16
Views: 1612

Re: Incoming: PAM 328

CGSshorty wrote:Just buy a lot of straps.
+1
by vintageguy
Thu Aug 27, 2015 2:14 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Hard to find ......
Replies: 25
Views: 838

Re: Hard to find ......

on another forum, someone wanted to start a thread on ugly watches. he was advised just to go to the Invicta forum.
by vintageguy
Thu Aug 20, 2015 1:38 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WTHRUW 8/20/2015? Huh???
Replies: 52
Views: 989

Re: WTHRUW 9/20/2015? Huh???

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my new SBBN037. this picture does;t show the blue as well as it should.
by vintageguy
Sat Jul 25, 2015 3:14 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW.....Saturday 25th July 2015.
Replies: 69
Views: 1212

Re: WRUW.....Saturday 25th July 2015.

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my new MM300 SBDX012.
by vintageguy
Sat Jul 25, 2015 3:11 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Tornek Rayville 900 FS by Jack at IWW
Replies: 23
Views: 913

Re: Tornek Rayville 900 FS by Jack at IWW

this is in the greater fool realm. I'll buy the watch & hope some greater fool will buy it from me.
by vintageguy
Wed Jul 22, 2015 2:07 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: two weeks of Seiko frenzy
Replies: 15
Views: 532

Re: two weeks of Seiko frenzy

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sorry, here's the better photo of the Blue Fin.