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by Selym
Wed Feb 21, 2018 3:28 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Question for Seiko Bullhead owners
Replies: 5
Views: 95

Re: Question for Seiko Bullhead owners

Disclaimer: I can't find my caliper, so I measured with a ruler. Both lugs are 19 mm.

The bracelet flares out more on the 12 o'clock side, but it's still 19 mm between the lugs (photo not mine).

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by Selym
Wed Feb 21, 2018 11:35 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Question for Seiko Bullhead owners
Replies: 5
Views: 95

Re: Question for Seiko Bullhead owners

I'll measure mine when I get home. My bullhead, that is.
by Selym
Tue Feb 20, 2018 10:37 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW = Tuesday 02 20 18 =
Replies: 64
Views: 1178

Re: WRUW = Tuesday 02 20 18 =

This one, 'til my Wancher Tossinoff arrives.

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by Selym
Sun Feb 18, 2018 4:32 pm
Forum: Seiko Forum
Topic: NAFT
Replies: 22
Views: 546

Re: NAFT

I'm pretty sure the "cushion"-cased 6309s were referred to as "Turtle" in the PI long before the reissue came out.
by Selym
Sat Feb 17, 2018 12:26 pm
Forum: Rolex Forum
Topic: My Submariner out for a full service.
Replies: 15
Views: 570

Re: My Submariner out for a full service.

Is Le Tits an RSC, or independent watchmaker?
by Selym
Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:09 pm
Forum: Luxury & Lifestyle Forum
Topic: What do you guys decorate your office with?
Replies: 45
Views: 1036

Re: What do you guys decorate your office with?

hoppyjr wrote:
Thu Feb 15, 2018 9:01 pm
I could never work in one of those group office bay settings.
Same here. Cubicles suck, too, but at least they provide some isolation.

Friday is my most productive and happiest day of my work week. It's also the day I work from home.
by Selym
Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:19 am
Forum: Luxury & Lifestyle Forum
Topic: What do you guys decorate your office with?
Replies: 45
Views: 1036

Re: What do you guys decorate your office with?

Chocodove wrote:
Thu Feb 15, 2018 10:10 am
The answer is obvious.

https://shop.hodinkee.com/products/the- ... r-hodinkee
April Fools' Day?
by Selym
Mon Feb 12, 2018 11:29 am
Forum: Seiko Forum
Topic: Kinda Cool Seiko 5 Turtle...sorry Scotty!
Replies: 32
Views: 1096

Re: Kinda Cool Seiko 5 Turtle...sorry Scotty!

Panerai7 wrote:
Mon Feb 12, 2018 9:12 am
on a serious note that's a cool watch, wonder if you can just scrape off 5
IIRC the applied logo has two feet that go into corresponding holes in the dial. So, you can remove it, but you'll be left with two small holes in the dial. I guess you could fill them with lume. :shrug:
by Selym
Sun Feb 11, 2018 9:23 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: --== WRUW Sun 2 - 11 - 2018 ==--
Replies: 50
Views: 1101

Re: --== WRUW Sun 2 - 11 - 2018 ==--

HapaHapa wrote:
Sun Feb 11, 2018 1:01 pm
I'm sitting at my son's coding class. How's this for cool... one of the younger kids (little girl) just yelled, "I can't wait to tell my mom about that script!"
Cool! What language? Perl? Python?
by Selym
Sun Feb 11, 2018 4:07 pm
Forum: Music, Movies, Cars, Bikes & Sports
Topic: New family car
Replies: 79
Views: 2042

Re: New family car

We got some snow this weekend and I added 100lbs of sandbags in the trunk. It helped out tremendously. What kind of tires are you running? Continental Pro Contact I'm running Continental ExtremeContact™ DWS06 on my G37x (all-wheel drive). For an all-season tire, they're surprisingly good in snow. T...
by Selym
Sun Feb 11, 2018 3:07 pm
Forum: Music, Movies, Cars, Bikes & Sports
Topic: New family car
Replies: 79
Views: 2042

Re: New family car

toxicavenger wrote:
Sun Feb 11, 2018 2:23 pm
We got some snow this weekend and I added 100lbs of sandbags in the trunk. It helped out tremendously.
What kind of tires are you running?
by Selym
Sun Feb 11, 2018 11:22 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: See what that extra money gets you
Replies: 15
Views: 584

Re: See what that extra money gets you

HapaHapa wrote:
Sun Feb 11, 2018 10:58 am
That was really cool and opened my eyes to the email put into the high end pieces.
:lol:
by Selym
Sat Feb 10, 2018 10:14 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Spring Bar Pliers
Replies: 35
Views: 899

Re: Spring a Bar Pliers

manitoujoe wrote:
Sat Feb 10, 2018 9:42 pm
Wait. So how is this different than a spring bar tool? Does it do both ends at the same time?
Yes.
by Selym
Sat Feb 10, 2018 8:34 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Kobold article on Time Zone
Replies: 435
Views: 16253

Re: Kobold article on Time Zone

fastward wrote:
Sat Feb 10, 2018 6:21 am
Angry watch nerds turned moderators are the adult version of hall monitors.
Similar personalities are often found on condo boards and homeowners associations. They're TITS (tyrants in training).
by Selym
Fri Feb 09, 2018 5:31 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Wempe NYC appointments
Replies: 11
Views: 339

Re: Wempe NYC appointments

rockmastermike wrote:
Fri Feb 09, 2018 5:19 pm
I was surfing Wempe's website just now and see the button to Make an Appointment - do I, "Tommy Tourist", need to make an appointment to visit or can I walk in and the appointments are for ballers?
As of about 7 years ago, you could just walk in. :grin:
by Selym
Fri Feb 09, 2018 5:16 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New Guy from Australian Bush
Replies: 66
Views: 1928

Re: New Guy from Australian Bush

I sometimes wonder if some people are just super intelligent and have a wacky sense of humor. They aren't necessarily suffering from some disorder. :grin:

Oh, and by the way, Dan!

by Selym
Fri Feb 09, 2018 6:33 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Kobold article on Time Zone
Replies: 435
Views: 16253

Re: Kobold article on Time Zone

JP Chestnut wrote:
Fri Feb 09, 2018 6:23 am
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Definitely. I had to read it three times, as it's nearly impossible to parse, but I was left with the same impression.
by Selym
Thu Feb 08, 2018 7:18 pm
Forum: Tech Corner
Topic: Norton, McAfee, Bitdefender, Other?
Replies: 26
Views: 573

Re: Norton, McAfee, Bitdefender, Other?

Webroot.
by Selym
Thu Feb 08, 2018 9:50 am
Forum: Tech Corner
Topic: Down loading ring tones for the phone
Replies: 14
Views: 387

Re: Down loading ring tones for the phone

Didn't Star Trek (the original series) use a boatswain's pipe sound effect?
by Selym
Wed Feb 07, 2018 3:13 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Who needs Fricker?
Replies: 26
Views: 965

Re: Who needs Fricker?

fastward wrote:
Wed Feb 07, 2018 2:13 pm
Isn’t KW in the same building as Kobold Instruments?
Kobold Expedition Tools
767 Leesburg Station Road
Volant, PA 16156
U.S.A.
by Selym
Mon Feb 05, 2018 7:56 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New Guy from Australian Bush
Replies: 66
Views: 1928

Re: New Guy from Australian Bush

foxint wrote:
Mon Feb 05, 2018 7:38 pm
I have a question regarding admin....when I return, is there a way to see the new threads since my last visit. I find this facility very helpful??
Dan,

Bookmark this link:
http://www.thedivewatchconnection.com/f ... nreadposts
by Selym
Mon Feb 05, 2018 4:27 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New Guy from Australian Bush
Replies: 66
Views: 1928

Re: New Guy from Australian Bush

Welcome, Dan! Are you still working with Darryl the Watchmaker?

Myles (Dutch heritage, bush lover)
by Selym
Sat Feb 03, 2018 10:55 am
Forum: Luxury & Lifestyle Forum
Topic: Coffee I guess is luxury
Replies: 37
Views: 1023

Re: Coffee I guess is luxury

They did an Ask Me Anything on reddit and went horribly to say the least. https://np.reddit.com/r/IAmA/comments/7bufbc/im_former_special_forces_operator_cia_contractor/ I'm guessing he wasn't planning on the AMA going down like that. Another GWOT vet here. What I've grown tired of seeing and hearin...