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by gonzomantis
Thu Feb 25, 2021 4:36 pm
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Picked up this WW1 era Depollier case Waltham
Replies: 13
Views: 230

Re: Picked up this WW1 era Depollier case Waltham

Thank you for sharing this. Excellent stuff.
by gonzomantis
Sat Feb 20, 2021 9:58 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW ....Saturday 20th Feb 2021
Replies: 20
Views: 485

Re: WRUW ....Saturday 20th Feb 2021

This is the ice formation we get when the temperature is below zero for about a week.

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by gonzomantis
Fri Feb 19, 2021 2:57 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New Longines HydroConquest 41mm Two-Tone Collection
Replies: 8
Views: 197

Re: New Longines HydroConquest 41mm Two-Tone Collection

Looks good; wish Longines, Breitling, etc would put date at 4:30 for a more balanced dial. Said no one ever :lol: Beat of a different drummer. https://i.imgur.com/pjmIsOL.jpg That one is actually unobtrusive enough to be okay. If the date had a white background (like the Longines above) it would be...
by gonzomantis
Fri Feb 19, 2021 2:11 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New Longines HydroConquest 41mm Two-Tone Collection
Replies: 8
Views: 197

Re: New Longines HydroConquest 41mm Two-Tone Collection

r.palace wrote:
Fri Feb 19, 2021 1:49 pm
mattcantwin wrote:Looks good; wish Longines, Breitling, etc would put date at 4:30 for a more balanced dial.

Said no one ever
:lol:
by gonzomantis
Fri Feb 19, 2021 7:28 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 19 February 21
Replies: 27
Views: 541

Re: WRUW 19 February 21

Stealth Milsub

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by gonzomantis
Fri Feb 19, 2021 7:17 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Rolex Wants Microbrand's Trademark
Replies: 33
Views: 884

Re: Rolex Wants Microbrand's Trademark

Does Kiger even have a website, or are they online exclusively through Facebook (whatever that is). Haven't found a website. Seems like ordering is through fb chat as well. Well, I suppose that is one way to do business. Looking back at what little I can see (no FB account), I don’t see any pricing...
by gonzomantis
Fri Feb 19, 2021 6:15 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Rolex Wants Microbrand's Trademark
Replies: 33
Views: 884

Re: Rolex Wants Microbrand's Trademark

Does Kiger even have a website, or are they online exclusively through Facebook (whatever that is).
by gonzomantis
Tue Feb 16, 2021 8:22 pm
Forum: Seiko Forum
Topic: Seiko Military Turtle
Replies: 20
Views: 1364

Re: Seiko Military Turtle

Once again, nice work.
by gonzomantis
Mon Feb 15, 2021 7:54 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: February 15 2021 *WRUW*
Replies: 30
Views: 627

Re: February 15 2021 *WRUW*

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by gonzomantis
Sat Feb 13, 2021 6:51 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 13 February 21
Replies: 31
Views: 714

Re: WRUW 13 February 21

BacoNoir wrote:
Sat Feb 13, 2021 5:24 pm
Just a little snow here so far but it’s cold and we lost power for a few hours this afternoon, but it’s back on now.

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This is cold. Or, Saturday, as we say in Minnesota.

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by gonzomantis
Thu Feb 11, 2021 9:01 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: >>> WRUW Thurs Feb 11th <<<
Replies: 38
Views: 716

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

hoppyjr wrote:
Thu Feb 11, 2021 8:08 am
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Looks great! What are your thoughts on this, now that you have had it for a while?
by gonzomantis
Thu Feb 11, 2021 6:40 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: >>> WRUW Thurs Feb 11th <<<
Replies: 38
Views: 716

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

Need to do some careful timing work today.

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by gonzomantis
Mon Feb 08, 2021 8:14 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW Monday 08 Feb
Replies: 25
Views: 497

Re: WRUW Monday 08 Feb

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by gonzomantis
Tue Feb 02, 2021 5:41 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: I like them both, but...
Replies: 69
Views: 1682

Re: I like them both, but...

Omega is the clear choice for me. Had a Black Bay, but didn’t care for the slab sided case. I still have my two Seamasters.
by gonzomantis
Wed Jan 27, 2021 9:15 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Wednesday 27 Jan *WRUW*
Replies: 31
Views: 713

Re: Wednesday 27 Jan *WRUW*

rockmastermike wrote:
Wed Jan 27, 2021 5:48 am
216570 on Diaboliq

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Beautiful shot, but it makes me cringe to see that stuff sitting on directly on fine vinyl.
by gonzomantis
Mon Jan 25, 2021 2:20 pm
Forum: Micro Brands
Topic: Axios Watch's Flagship
Replies: 6
Views: 322

Re: Axios Watch's Flagship

Looks pretty nice, especially for a vintage inspired piece. Not sure about rolling the dice on a $500 micro though.
by gonzomantis
Mon Jan 25, 2021 9:21 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 25 January 21
Replies: 22
Views: 521

Re: WRUW 25 January 21

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by gonzomantis
Sun Jan 24, 2021 9:51 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW - SUNDAY 1/24/21
Replies: 24
Views: 688

Re: WRUW - SUNDAY 1/24/21

Seiko Sunday

I’ve been wearing this since Thursday, and the timekeeping is amazing.

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by gonzomantis
Fri Jan 22, 2021 1:29 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Patek Discontinues Nautilus 5711
Replies: 19
Views: 681

Re: Patek Discontinues Nautilus 5711

:shrug:

I’m sure it’s an amazing watch, but I have never been interested in one.

Excuse me while I run for cover...
by gonzomantis
Thu Jan 21, 2021 3:13 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW - Thursday 1/21/21
Replies: 21
Views: 489

Re: WRUW - Thursday 1/21/21

Just arrived last night. Had one before, and have always missed it a bit. https://i.imgur.com/MJVCfdR.jpg [emoji106] The 173 is the best of the SKX's imo. Still have the one I bought new in 1998. Thanks. It works really well on this Rogue strap from Terry. Too bad they aren’t available now. I want ...
by gonzomantis
Thu Jan 21, 2021 9:43 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW - Thursday 1/21/21
Replies: 21
Views: 489

Re: WRUW - Thursday 1/21/21

Just arrived last night. Had one before, and have always missed it a bit.

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by gonzomantis
Fri Jan 08, 2021 9:27 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: 2019 & 2020 by Quarter
Replies: 13
Views: 1036

Re: 2019 & 2020 by Quarter

I thought I was bad for keeping a spreadsheet to track gas mileage for my car! :geek:
by gonzomantis
Thu Jan 07, 2021 2:38 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 07 January 2021
Replies: 19
Views: 1471

Re: WRUW 07 January 2021

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by gonzomantis
Wed Jan 06, 2021 5:39 am
Forum: Seiko Forum
Topic: New Seiko Thread
Replies: 953
Views: 107282

Re: New Seiko Thread

That’s nice, except the gold seconds hand looks like an afterthought.