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by dinexus
Sun Mar 17, 2019 7:09 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Mühle Sea-Timer BlackMotion
Replies: 31
Views: 935

Re: Mühle Sea-Timer BlackMotion

I desperately want to like this brand.
by dinexus
Thu Mar 14, 2019 10:38 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: If you had to pare down your collection to 2 watches.......
Replies: 66
Views: 2109

Re: If you had to pare down your collection to 2 watches.......

My LMLE for sure, but after that, it's a legit toss-up. Probably between the Geophysic True Seconds, PAM 655, or just my Pelagos two-liner from forever ago.

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by dinexus
Thu Mar 14, 2019 6:50 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Oris Divers Sixty Five "Honey"
Replies: 19
Views: 766

Re: Oris Divers Sixty Five "Honey"

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I'll just leave this here.
by dinexus
Mon Mar 11, 2019 12:44 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: H Moser et Cie DIVER!
Replies: 27
Views: 779

Re: H Moser et Cie DIVER!

aztecknight wrote:
Mon Mar 11, 2019 12:08 pm
other than the dial, it looks a little bland to me.
The case is actually really nicely designed – has some neat lines and textures to break things up a bit. And the H-link is my favorite type of bracelet. I really dig this one.

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by dinexus
Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:56 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: H Moser et Cie DIVER!
Replies: 27
Views: 779

Re: H Moser et Cie DIVER!

It's getting kinda shit on in the comments (that's my photo on ABTW), but this thing is seriously nice. Some of the best finishing I've seen on a diver in a long time. https://scontent-iad3-1.cdninstagram.com/vp/4bc880a4b2db6242f2f1992c0f40730d/5D036BE1/t51.2885-15/sh0.08/e35/p640x640/53195434_38967...
by dinexus
Mon Mar 11, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: blancpain finally fixed their terrible website
Replies: 1
Views: 122

blancpain finally fixed their terrible website

https://www.blancpain.com/en God, that old thing was a piece of garbage for so long. Some beautiful photos in here, and even a section where you can get cufflinks and shit. Well done. https://www.blancpain.com/sites/default/files/styles/de2e/public/images/2018-04/Fifty%20Quanti%C3%A8me%20Annuel2.jpg...
by dinexus
Mon Mar 11, 2019 8:42 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Speaking of Bremont - Argonaut
Replies: 23
Views: 656

Re: Speaking of Bremont - Argonaut

Funny, this was my least favorite of the three, but it's really growing on me. It was definitely the most popular around the Townhouse though.

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by dinexus
Sun Mar 10, 2019 5:02 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Bremont MBIII LE
Replies: 35
Views: 1202

Re: Bremont MBIII LE

Mike was the best thing for Bremont...he got me interested in the brand. Now that he's back, I may have to pick up another S500... Same. Bought my Solo after meeting him in SF a few years back. Definitely felt like the brand had lost its way in the USA (especially after Timeless dropped them), so I...
by dinexus
Sun Mar 10, 2019 4:50 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW March 10
Replies: 52
Views: 1297

Re: WRUW March 10

Started the day with this...

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...but just switched to this...

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by dinexus
Fri Mar 08, 2019 9:31 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Bremont MBIII LE
Replies: 35
Views: 1202

Re: Bremont MBIII LE

ericf4 wrote:
Fri Mar 08, 2019 2:57 am
On a somewhat related note is Mike Pearson back at bremont now?
Correct – he's their new Head of Business Development in North America. Great role for him – puts him back in the community and working with key accounts.
by dinexus
Wed Mar 06, 2019 7:58 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Bremont MBIII LE
Replies: 35
Views: 1202

Re: Bremont MBIII LE

Real-life shot of the caseback. Engraving is pretty deep and nicely detailed. If you wanna see dicks, you're probably gonna see a dick here :shrug:

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by dinexus
Tue Mar 05, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Bremont MBIII LE
Replies: 35
Views: 1202

Re: Bremont MBIII LE

Funny that everyone's crying about what's on the back – I can't get over the DANGER DANGER DANGER EJECTION SEAT text on the front of the watch.
by dinexus
Tue Mar 05, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: US made quartz movement facility in Phoenix
Replies: 12
Views: 426

Re: US made quartz movement facility in Phoenix

toxicavenger wrote:
Mon Mar 04, 2019 6:24 pm
https://www.ablogtowatch.com/can-this-q ... qus_thread

A snippet below................
"The lights dim and the wall opposite a digital projector springs to life with a slickly produced video edit...
Thanks for sharing Terry :cheers:
by dinexus
Tue Mar 05, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Doxa Sharkhunter Black Lung Arrived
Replies: 13
Views: 389

Re: Doxa Sharkhunter Black Lung Arrived

Interesting – lot rarer than the other LEs they did last year...
by dinexus
Thu Feb 28, 2019 4:55 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: any rose gold in the BOD?
Replies: 47
Views: 1218

Re: any rose gold in the BOD?

This one was kinda abused by the previous owner, so it definitely needed a full service. In addition, crystal was scratched, etc... all-in-all, the estimate for the service and parts replacement was about $2k and 11 weeks turnaround, which is really not all that bad considering the level of effort ...
by dinexus
Wed Feb 27, 2019 4:27 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: any rose gold in the BOD?
Replies: 47
Views: 1218

Re: any rose gold in the BOD?

gwells wrote:
Wed Feb 27, 2019 2:43 pm
whoah. that looks pretty good. just RG on the bezel and a SS case?
Yup, RG bezel, crown and handset (that's oddly my favorite detail – no white seconds hand), and an SS case and ceramic insert. Tone of the gold matches the cream indexes perfectly, now I just need a good black 21mm rubber strap...
by dinexus
Wed Feb 27, 2019 12:34 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: any rose gold in the BOD?
Replies: 47
Views: 1218

Re: any rose gold in the BOD?

Omega watches in precious metals tank spectacularly on the second-hand market though, so they usually represent pretty good bargains relatively. You just have to wait for the first sucker to buy the watch you want and get tired of it. Finally did exactly that. Just landed today :grin: https://i.img...
by dinexus
Sat Feb 23, 2019 9:43 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Ahhhhh, screw it
Replies: 44
Views: 1493

Re: Ahhhhh, screw it

+1 to an Aerospace. Love mine. Don't leave out the Sinn UX either, another kickass HAQ.
by dinexus
Thu Feb 21, 2019 8:05 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New Breitling Aviator 8 Curtiss Warhawk collection
Replies: 19
Views: 601

Re: New Breitling Aviator 8 Curtiss Warhawk collection

Cool watch, but nothing about this, or about any of the other new stuff really says 'Breitling' to me anymore. I'd almost get a Bremont over this, and support the little guys.
by dinexus
Wed Feb 20, 2019 1:51 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Marathon watches
Replies: 16
Views: 590

Re: Marathon watches

Had a TSAR forever – fantastic little watch. Don't sweat the smaller sizes, as they tend wear a bit chunky.
by dinexus
Tue Feb 19, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: any rose gold in the BOD?
Replies: 47
Views: 1218

Re: any rose gold in the BOD?

I love this model, but the price on bracelet is crazy. I've never understood Omega's obscene pricing structure for titanium and precious metals. It's a shame, because some of their most interesting stuff really mixes it up, like the tantalum/RG Diver 300 or the titanium/RG Seamaster 300. :crybaby:
by dinexus
Tue Feb 19, 2019 11:48 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: any rose gold in the BOD?
Replies: 47
Views: 1218

Re: any rose gold in the BOD?

i still have this RG magrette MPP. don't wear it because it's just too tall. so i'm not sure if i dislike the RG per se, i just haven't worn it enough to decide. it's been sitting in a drawer for a long time. so if someone really wants to use it to try out RG, just ping me :) Is that plated, bronze...
by dinexus
Mon Feb 18, 2019 10:40 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: any rose gold in the BOD?
Replies: 47
Views: 1218

Re: any rose gold in the BOD?

Love that Yachtmaster (probably the source inspiration for this post tbh), but actually considering something like this: https://www.omegawatches.com/media/catalog/product/cache/24a428605d9d3486805662c3fc75dd0740bf8916c79722ea9036e86d3e71a17c/o/m/omega-seamaster-diver-300m-omega-co-axial-master-chro...
by dinexus
Mon Feb 18, 2019 4:15 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New Anonimo Nautilo Vintage
Replies: 41
Views: 1196

Re: New Anonimo Nautilo Vintage

As close as they’ve come to slowing their circle around the drain as I’ve seen since their restart a few years back.


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by dinexus
Mon Feb 18, 2019 12:46 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: any rose gold in the BOD?
Replies: 47
Views: 1218

Re: any rose gold in the BOD?

Oddly enough, one silly thing that bugs me with non-white metal watches (either PVD or RG/YG) is the mismatch with my wedding ring, which is white gold. This would drive me nuts, but after losing (and then finding) my nice wedding ring, I've just got a black silicone one for the everyday :shrug: