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by DoctorC
Thu Jan 17, 2019 2:04 pm
Forum: Luxury & Lifestyle Forum
Topic: Starter straight razor?
Replies: 21
Views: 492

Re: Starter straight razor?

If you have a good barber or stylist that uses a straight razor, ask them for some tips. There are videos on YouTube showing proper technique. I usually shave in the shower in the morning half asleep so I won't try a straight razor yet.... The amazing woman that cuts my hair always does a hot foam s...
by DoctorC
Sat Dec 22, 2018 9:14 pm
Forum: Tech Corner
Topic: Any regrets from Cord Cutters?
Replies: 48
Views: 1959

Re: Any regrets from Cord Cutters?

unsub073 wrote:
Fri Dec 21, 2018 8:58 am
logan2z wrote:
Thu Dec 20, 2018 8:49 pm
WTH happened to this thread? :grin:
I'm shocked that a informational thread gets derailed at this place. Shocked.
I thought it was about regrets from Cost Cutters?
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by DoctorC
Wed Dec 12, 2018 7:39 pm
Forum: Omega Forum
Topic: Omega Speedy Master Coaxial Racing Chrono landed.
Replies: 39
Views: 1195

Re: Omega Speedy Master Coaxial Racing Chrono landed.

Damn... That's sweet! Congrats!
by DoctorC
Fri Dec 07, 2018 9:18 pm
Forum: Micro Brands
Topic: Squale 50 atmos Fumoso Ltd Gnomon
Replies: 7
Views: 430

Re: Squale 50 atmos Fumoso Ltd Gnomon

Axelay2003 wrote:
Fri Dec 07, 2018 4:14 pm
I like the fume blue, but I already have one, lol. Going to take the Mrs. out to dinner tonight for our 14 year wedding anniversary.

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Congrats!
by DoctorC
Mon Dec 03, 2018 12:47 pm
Forum: Seiko Forum
Topic: Turdle bracelets and clasps.
Replies: 34
Views: 1439

Re: Turdle bracelets and clasps.

As far as bracelets, on my Turdle I have used, Stock bracelet (put it away and not used again), Uncle Seiko's BOR (one of my faves but wish ir was 22/18 instead of 22/20), Stock Seiko Jubilee that I modified the endlinks to fit (another fave), Super Oyster (Strapcode I think with 6309 end links) (lo...
by DoctorC
Tue Nov 06, 2018 6:49 pm
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: One day I will not be able to afford this hobby
Replies: 53
Views: 3529

Re: One day I will not be able to afford this hobby

And beanie babies...
by DoctorC
Sat Nov 03, 2018 8:04 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Tudor Black Bay GMT initial impressions
Replies: 49
Views: 1941

Re: Tudor Black Bay GMT initial impressions

Damn nice looking watch...
by DoctorC
Tue Oct 09, 2018 7:37 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Denver GTG today
Replies: 27
Views: 919

Re: Denver GTG today

Looks like the event was kinda Meh..
Not that many great watches,
Food kinda bland,
No A list celebrities,
So glad I stayed home and watched the AWESOME Bronco game instead..


:scratch: :crybaby: :cussing: :angryfire: :banghead: :hanged:
by DoctorC
Mon Oct 08, 2018 2:12 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Seiko SBDC051 and SBDC061
Replies: 38
Views: 1735

Re: Seiko SBDC051 and SBDC061

59yukon01 wrote:
Mon Oct 08, 2018 1:31 pm

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Great shot,reminds me I should throw mine back on the bracelet for a bit. Been wearing it pretty exclusively on one of Terry's Blue mil series straps...
by DoctorC
Thu Oct 04, 2018 7:57 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Bee's
Replies: 39
Views: 1307

Re: Bee's

Sweet!




See what I did there...?


Fresh honey is the bomb.
Good work!
by DoctorC
Sun Sep 09, 2018 11:14 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: How Many Watches Do You Have?
Replies: 110
Views: 4602

Re: How Many Watches Do You Have?

hobbit712 wrote:
Sat Sep 08, 2018 10:01 am
Including beaters 40+ [emoji41]
Ditto... Apparently my old eyes read poll option as 16+

But yeah, quite a few :love:
by DoctorC
Tue Sep 04, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: Music, Movies, Cars, Bikes & Sports
Topic: Jack Ryan
Replies: 75
Views: 2944

Re: Jack Ryan

Spent this past Saturday taking it easy and binge watching the series...

I liked it!
by DoctorC
Mon Sep 03, 2018 3:24 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: TAG Heuer's Carbon Aquaracers
Replies: 11
Views: 444

Re: TAG Heuer's Carbon Aquaracers

Rackness wrote:
Mon Sep 03, 2018 3:17 pm
True I saw that. Still a plastic bezel. Some folks dig it but it is not for me.
Understand that. I have a Luminox with the plastic bezel. Maybe not so coincidentally,the only watch I have with a dinged up bezel.. :think:
by DoctorC
Mon Sep 03, 2018 3:08 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: TAG Heuer's Carbon Aquaracers
Replies: 11
Views: 444

Re: TAG Heuer's Carbon Aquaracers

I am not a fan of the carbon cased watches. They are mottled plastic as far as I’m concerned. No matter if it is a Tag, Pam, or Mille it is not a material for long term durability. A expected trait of any watch I buy. Says these are pvd coated titanium cases. Carbon bezel, and "carbon effect" dial..
by DoctorC
Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:39 pm
Forum: Luxury & Lifestyle Forum
Topic: Steel toe boot help
Replies: 33
Views: 1416

Re: Steel toe boot help

HapaHapa wrote:
Thu Aug 23, 2018 12:36 pm
Go to a Redwing store and look at the US made models. They won't be under $200 though.
But if your work will reimburse up to $200 of the price, you can get a nice pair for relatively not much our of pocket.....
by DoctorC
Mon Aug 06, 2018 7:44 pm
Forum: Tech Corner
Topic: Need a laptop
Replies: 21
Views: 999

Re: Need a laptop

toxicavenger wrote:
Mon Aug 06, 2018 7:35 pm
All of your requirements screamed chrome book to me. 🤔
Ditto. I bought one for my daughter for school...

And never gave it to her..

It's super light, boots up immediately, surfs easily.
by DoctorC
Sun Aug 05, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Day and date change in mechanical watches. What is acceptable?
Replies: 25
Views: 900

Re: Day and date change in mechanical watches. What is acceptable?

JBZ wrote:
Sun Aug 05, 2018 5:52 am
If I got to bed and it shows one date, and when I wake up it shows the following date, I’m pretty sure all is well.

If I go to bed, and wake up.... All is well.
:grin:
by DoctorC
Sat Aug 04, 2018 8:52 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Orient mako USA ii question
Replies: 4
Views: 299

Re: Orient mako USA ii question

So, been a while since I bought an orient...
What the difference between mako and the mako USA?
by DoctorC
Sun Jul 22, 2018 3:45 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: any datejust owners here?
Replies: 40
Views: 1579

Re: any datejust owners here?

dinexus wrote:
Sun Jul 22, 2018 2:27 pm
Dammit you guys, was half expecting/hoping this crowd to be more like "if watches were sex positions, the DJ would be missionary style" or something to that effect.
You say that like it's a bad thing :shrug:
by DoctorC
Fri Jul 20, 2018 8:06 pm
Forum: Luxury & Lifestyle Forum
Topic: Coolers
Replies: 177
Views: 13122

Re: Coolers

After spending a week at Lake Powell with temps around 110 degrees, I decided to upgrade my cooler game. I had been checking prices versus reviews and trying to decide when I stumbled across the Lifetime 55qt cooler at Walmart for $97. Reviews have it equal or better than Yeti, made in USA and cert...
by DoctorC
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:43 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Dad jokes
Replies: 90
Views: 6201

Re: Dad jokes

Why was 6 afraid of 7?

Because 7 8 9.
by DoctorC
Tue Jul 17, 2018 9:25 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Dad jokes
Replies: 90
Views: 6201

Re: Dad jokes

A guy walks into a dentist's office. The receptionist asks, how can I help you? He replies, I'm a moth. She says, excuse me, I don't understand. He says, I'm a moth, I eat like a moth, I sleep like a moth, I'm a moth! She says, I think you want the psychiatrist's office two doors down the hall... He...
by DoctorC
Tue Jun 12, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Music, Movies, Cars, Bikes & Sports
Topic: First concert in a while.
Replies: 9
Views: 434

Re: First concert in a while.

First concert, Ozzy and Motley Crue.. Bark at the Moon, Shout at the Devil tour.. :headbang: Brit Floyd is playing Red rocks here, would be a great show! Saw Robert Plant and jimmy Paige at Rose Garden in Portland 1996? Got great tickets, Sat up front, Close enough to see how hard time had been on t...
by DoctorC
Fri Jun 08, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: Strap Forum
Topic: leather NATO ...
Replies: 6
Views: 668

Re: leather NATO ...

Necro bump...
Thian, how did things go so wong? :crybaby:
by DoctorC
Mon May 28, 2018 10:15 am
Forum: Luxury & Lifestyle Forum
Topic: Steveston Pizza...
Replies: 4
Views: 390

Re: Steveston Pizza...

Damn....

That's like 170 Little Ceasar's $5 hot and ready pizzas!