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by River Rat
Thu May 24, 2018 4:58 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: On the wrist Thursday, 05-24-2018
Replies: 41
Views: 953

Re: On the wrist Thursday, 05-24-2018

Some thing from 1967
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by River Rat
Wed May 23, 2018 7:21 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Responsibility
Replies: 55
Views: 1358

Re: Responsibility

FUCK NO who was the slim ball post his name here so members here will not sell him any thing so they don't have to deal with a idiot he needs to be shamed.
by River Rat
Tue May 22, 2018 5:44 pm
Forum: Rolex Forum
Topic: Submariner 5508
Replies: 23
Views: 676

Re: Submariner 5508

Congrats :thumbsup: nice to see some around here still like some great vintage watches. Should of picked up a vintage Rolex sub when the prices were better some years ago my loss.
by River Rat
Mon May 21, 2018 2:25 pm
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Issued Rhdesian Roamer project
Replies: 10
Views: 411

Re: Issued Rhdesian Roamer project

Well I finely got all the parts for the rebuild. Was having problems removing the crown from the donor movement. Really did not want to ruin the donor movement and it did need regulation for the time so I sent it off to Jack at IWW to swap out the movement and regulate it and paint the donor hands w...
by River Rat
Fri May 18, 2018 4:42 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 18 May 18
Replies: 45
Views: 890

Re: WRUW 18 May 18

Wearing this today my birth year watch just back from service.
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by River Rat
Fri May 11, 2018 3:11 pm
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Issued Rhdesian Roamer project
Replies: 10
Views: 411

Re: Issued Rhdesian Roamer project

Well got some of the parts needed https://i.imgur.com/wF0XczQ.jpg https://i.imgur.com/dsUtdG8.jpg https://i.imgur.com/12KKvZa.jpg https://i.imgur.com/dYDkgID.jpg https://i.imgur.com/MxcdbkX.jpg The crystal has a small crack along the edge but it mite be usable if the spare I ordered does not fit rig...
by River Rat
Thu May 10, 2018 9:02 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 10.5.18
Replies: 32
Views: 834

Re: WRUW 10.5.18

Thought I would wear my only real issued British Navy Diver in the collection I call the poor mans issued Rolex.
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by River Rat
Thu May 10, 2018 7:21 am
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Issued Rhdesian Roamer project
Replies: 10
Views: 411

Re: Issued Rhdesian Roamer project

What I am thinking is using the 521 movement and hands from the Roamer searock I do got a male stem and male crown since it's a split stem set-up and a crystal that mite work and paint the hands white and do it my self. I do got a old wristwatch I can practice on removing dial and hands on. I do got...
by River Rat
Thu May 10, 2018 7:06 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: It's me RICK-HOLLAND (after 5 year) :)
Replies: 32
Views: 1548

Re: It's me RICK-HOLLAND (after 5 year) :)

JP Chestnut wrote:
Thu May 10, 2018 6:26 am
rick wrote:
Thu May 10, 2018 6:03 am
JP Chestnut wrote:
Thu May 10, 2018 4:27 am
Is this monkey porn Rick?
It is :)


Welcome back!
You better watch out you just did a banning offence you mite just get banned :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
And welcome back Rick.
by River Rat
Mon May 07, 2018 4:13 am
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Issued Rhdesian Roamer project
Replies: 10
Views: 411

Re: Issued Rhdesian Roamer project

Well ordered a spare roamer crown and a plexi crystal I was told mite work from Cousins watch parts in the UK. The crown uses a split stem with the female part in the crown and the male part stem in the movement sort of like the Benrus type I & II class A US issued dive watch use a two part spilt st...
by River Rat
Sat May 05, 2018 5:27 am
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Issued Rhdesian Roamer project
Replies: 10
Views: 411

Re: Issued Rhdesian Roamer project

by River Rat
Sat May 05, 2018 4:11 am
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Issued Rhdesian Roamer project
Replies: 10
Views: 411

Re: Issued Rhdesian Roamer project

Well got hands a working movement and original crown and maybe a crystal if it fits all from one parts watch. It has a 521 movement. A lot of options I could maybe do the swap my self and use the 521 or have a watchmaker use parts from the 521 to get one of the 520 none date working again and the ha...
by River Rat
Fri May 04, 2018 2:27 pm
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Issued Rhdesian Roamer project
Replies: 10
Views: 411

Issued Rhdesian Roamer project

With vintage military watches getting to dam expensive I bought this parts project. I got a movement and hands and crown lined up that's a 521 movement with date and this used a 520 none date basically the same movement except one had a date wheel . But it will fit the case I could also use the 521 ...
by River Rat
Sun Apr 29, 2018 1:23 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Diver Chrono Pusher
Replies: 27
Views: 1309

Re: Diver Chrono Pusher

It's a micro you payless than the big boys like Omega were the pusher can be used you get what you pay for. But I guess there's not many from this article as you would think.
http://www.woundforlife.com/2014/06/04/ ... onographs/
by River Rat
Thu Apr 26, 2018 8:40 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW = April 26th '18 = Thursday
Replies: 45
Views: 1036

Re: WRUW = April 26th '18 = Thursday

Omega issued RAF 53 Fat Arrow
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by River Rat
Tue Apr 24, 2018 4:18 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Headed to a GTG - good time for a SOTC shot
Replies: 8
Views: 331

Re: Headed to a GTG - good time for a SOTC shot

Your making a mistake with that Sinn you will want it back like a while back you wanted that Sinn I have back. But it looks like it's going for a good cause for your wedding anniversary.
by River Rat
Sun Apr 22, 2018 12:05 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW > 04 22 18 < SUNDAY
Replies: 25
Views: 603

Re: WRUW > 04 22 18 < SUNDAY

Have not used this old Seiko in a while one watch I owned the longest got it while in the US Navy on active duty back in 1983 about 35 years ago. What made me like dive watches.
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by River Rat
Fri Apr 20, 2018 8:28 am
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Titus Calypsomatic
Replies: 3
Views: 217

Re: Titus Calypsomatic

If you are looking for a bracelet saw this price is high for bead of rice for it.
https://www.ebay.com/itm/Titus-Beads-of ... SwZR9ahHc9
by River Rat
Fri Apr 20, 2018 8:14 am
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Titus Calypsomatic
Replies: 3
Views: 217

Re: Titus Calypsomatic

These are nice watches came close a few times adding one to the collection years ago when the prices were fair. Let's see what you got and how far you are to completing putting this sucker together. :worthless: A little info for members who never herd of this watch. https://tituscalypsomatic.com/798...
by River Rat
Fri Apr 20, 2018 8:11 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW.......April 20th 2018
Replies: 59
Views: 1378

Re: WRUW.......April 20th 2018

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by River Rat
Thu Apr 19, 2018 8:15 am
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Alive & Kicking...
Replies: 17
Views: 836

Re: Alive & Kicking...

Ryeguy wrote:
Thu Apr 19, 2018 7:14 am
Well, he was alive and kicking a year ago.
I was wondering when some one would figure that out :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol: :lol:
by River Rat
Thu Apr 19, 2018 8:11 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW April 19th
Replies: 42
Views: 981

Re: WRUW April 19th

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by River Rat
Wed Apr 18, 2018 2:37 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Wruw april 18th
Replies: 49
Views: 1178

Re: Wruw april 18th

Still this one until the newness wears off.
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by River Rat
Wed Apr 18, 2018 1:46 pm
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Birth year Omega Seamaster incoming
Replies: 29
Views: 749

Re: Birth year Omega Seamaster incoming

This croc strap much cheaper mite order this one sooner due to the price.
https://www.ebay.com/itm/18mm-Brown-Gen ... 2511235192
by River Rat
Wed Apr 18, 2018 1:19 pm
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Birth year Omega Seamaster incoming
Replies: 29
Views: 749

Re: Birth year Omega Seamaster incoming

Thinking about ordering a brown real gator strap for it next month they are not cheap.
http://forums.timezone.com/index.php?t= ... sg_7527122