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by River Rat
Tue Feb 23, 2021 12:34 pm
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Picked up this WW1 era Depollier case Waltham
Replies: 7
Views: 150

Re: Picked up this WW1 era Depollier case Waltham

These Depollier Khaki watches use to come with a cloth type strap some one on eBay makes a good remake strap of it so bought one they are a little high in price but thought I would give it a try to keep the watch original. eBay link of it. https://www.ebay.com/itm/WWI-Khaki-Trench-Watch-Strap-5-8-Si...
by River Rat
Tue Feb 23, 2021 9:12 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 23 FEB 21
Replies: 27
Views: 500

Re: WRUW 23 FEB 21

You must be working from home just don't stand up while on zoom.
by River Rat
Tue Feb 23, 2021 8:37 am
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Picked up this WW1 era Depollier case Waltham
Replies: 7
Views: 150

Re: Picked up this WW1 era Depollier case Waltham

Know how Hamilton made a Khaki watch well it was not the first the watch above was Hamilton borrowed the name.
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by River Rat
Tue Feb 23, 2021 8:24 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 23 FEB 21
Replies: 27
Views: 500

Re: WRUW 23 FEB 21

Omega Seamaster chronograph from the 70’s on a 22mm Tropic strap https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210223/99fd6bfa34205d4ca86ee492c0c68463.jpg Love that plexy dome https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210223/0ff0021b58348b04563ea95dc3c795c0.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20210223/08cc26b3698d8...
by River Rat
Tue Feb 23, 2021 8:15 am
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Picked up this WW1 era Depollier case Waltham
Replies: 7
Views: 150

Re: Picked up this WW1 era Depollier case Waltham

Mite have a good tip on locating a relative of the first owner of the watch. Some one at the Omega forum found a Albert B Ulrich III on face book and gave me his email I am third generation to my Grandfather who served in WW1 so a possibility. Just don't know if I want to bother some one mite think ...
by River Rat
Tue Feb 23, 2021 7:43 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 23 FEB 21
Replies: 27
Views: 500

Re: WRUW 23 FEB 21

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by River Rat
Mon Feb 22, 2021 3:06 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Monday 22 Feb *WRUW*
Replies: 24
Views: 512

Re: Monday 22 Feb *WRUW*

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by River Rat
Sun Feb 21, 2021 2:14 pm
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Picked up this WW1 era Depollier case Waltham
Replies: 7
Views: 150

Re: Picked up this WW1 era Depollier case Waltham

Here is the depollier it's replacing but the first one was cooler being one of the first watches with a water proof screw down crown wished I never sold it. https://i.imgur.com/w0w7AFI.jpg https://i.imgur.com/QNKgnWp.jpg It was spring loaded just like a modern dive watch crown. Dam miss this watch.
by River Rat
Sun Feb 21, 2021 1:49 pm
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Picked up this WW1 era Depollier case Waltham
Replies: 7
Views: 150

Picked up this WW1 era Depollier case Waltham

Been wanting to ad a depollier case watch after selling a cool water proof screw down crown Depollier some years ago. This one not as cool as the one I sold that rare as hens teeth. But the inscription on the case back the original owners name and USNR 1918. Since I did the navy reserve after active...
by River Rat
Sun Feb 21, 2021 5:25 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Anybody else pay watches via Bitcoins?
Replies: 17
Views: 548

Re: Anybody else pay watches via Bitcoins?

I remember reading were a dummy lost 220 million in bitcoins due to he forgot his password what a moron. If you got bitcoins don’t forget your password or life can be a bitch.
Link about the fool and his bitcoin
https://beincrypto.com/former-ripple-ex ... n-bitcoin/
by River Rat
Thu Feb 18, 2021 12:05 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Anybody else pay watches via Bitcoins?
Replies: 17
Views: 548

Re: Anybody else pay watches via Bitcoins?

Hell no what the hell is bitcoins I keep my money in a old fashion bank brick and mortar
by River Rat
Wed Feb 17, 2021 7:36 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: === WRUW Wed Feb 17th ===
Replies: 20
Views: 462

Re: === WRUW Wed Feb 17th ===

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by River Rat
Thu Feb 11, 2021 1:52 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: >>> WRUW Thurs Feb 11th <<<
Replies: 38
Views: 716

Re: >>> WRUW Thurs Feb 11th <<<

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by River Rat
Sat Feb 06, 2021 9:33 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW SATURDAY 2/6
Replies: 42
Views: 938

Re: WRUW SATURDAY 2/6

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by River Rat
Thu Feb 04, 2021 10:43 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: *WRUW* Feb 04 2021
Replies: 42
Views: 808

Re: *WRUW* Feb 04 2021

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by River Rat
Thu Feb 04, 2021 9:30 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: I like them both, but...
Replies: 69
Views: 1682

Re: I like them both, but...

I would just buy them both I did but the vintage verity out of the two the Tudor held it's value more than the Omega 50 years down the road.
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by River Rat
Tue Feb 02, 2021 8:58 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: I like them both, but...
Replies: 69
Views: 1682

Re: I like them both, but...

The Tudor a no brainer you should not have to ask.
by River Rat
Tue Feb 02, 2021 8:25 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: *WRUW* 02 Feb 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 488

Re: *WRUW* 02 Feb 2021

Wearing this again nothing like wearing a watch that was military issued that was once used as intended in a cockpit of a aircraft not one made for civilians just for looks. https://i.imgur.com/QyAFg1P.jpg Amazing. :thumbsup: The numbers on the back must be some sort of equipment code? Or maybe the...
by River Rat
Tue Feb 02, 2021 8:04 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: *WRUW* 02 Feb 2021
Replies: 25
Views: 488

Re: *WRUW* 02 Feb 2021

Wearing this again nothing like wearing a watch that was military issued that was once used as intended in a cockpit of a aircraft not one made for civilians just for looks.
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by River Rat
Fri Jan 22, 2021 9:05 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 22 January 21
Replies: 27
Views: 625

Re: WRUW 22 January 21

Been wearing this for two weeks now a Sinn 103 with 7760 wind up none automatic from the 1990's or 1980's with cool aged patina and rare bund hand you don't see often on the 103 since the virus thing I seem to wear the same watch for longer periods
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by River Rat
Tue Jan 05, 2021 4:30 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: The first Granddaughter
Replies: 44
Views: 3418

Re: The first Granddaughter

Congrats
by River Rat
Mon Jan 04, 2021 8:37 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: 04 JAN 2021 *WRUW*
Replies: 16
Views: 1325

Re: 04 JAN 2021 *WRUW*

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by River Rat
Sat Jan 02, 2021 3:39 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Anyone know the value?
Replies: 6
Views: 739

Re: Anyone know the value?

I don’t think water got inside the case if it did you would see dial damage on the dial from water damage the lume would of showed it. I would take it to a watch repair place have them pop a battery in since it’s quartz see if it works. eBay sells generic Seiko replacement bezel rings to replace tha...
by River Rat
Fri Jan 01, 2021 11:30 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: 01/01/21 - WRUW for New Years Day
Replies: 25
Views: 1777

Re: 01/01/21 - WRUW for New Years Day

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