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by 2ar2c1
Sun Jun 10, 2018 3:02 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Rolex watch test
Replies: 20
Views: 765

Re: Rolex watch test

Sub model with 1000 meter depth? thought they were 200 then 300 meters.
by 2ar2c1
Tue Jun 05, 2018 1:35 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New Hamilton Khaki Field Reissue
Replies: 262
Views: 14026

Re: New Hamilton Khaki Field Reissue

the smaller bezel on the iwc makes the dial huge:
by 2ar2c1
Fri May 25, 2018 11:50 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Watch engraving
Replies: 20
Views: 913

Re: Watch engraving

been seeing more and more engraved pieces lately. the sub was done a few years ago by a guy down under.
by 2ar2c1
Wed May 23, 2018 10:55 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Responsibility
Replies: 55
Views: 2181

Re: Responsibility

tmw wrote:
Wed May 23, 2018 5:12 am
Hell, if they even remove the strap they own it and no refund. Especially if they complain of scratches under the lugs.

Hmm....I know directly of this.....
x2, more than once.
by 2ar2c1
Sun May 20, 2018 12:28 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New Hamilton Khaki Field Reissue
Replies: 262
Views: 14026

Re: New Hamilton Khaki Field Reissue

the brown looks good, been wearing it on a bunch of straps, the size is fine, the stock strap is kinda odd, didn't like it:
by 2ar2c1
Thu May 10, 2018 8:38 am
Forum: Sinn Forum
Topic: Sinn 103 Sa BE Video Review
Replies: 1
Views: 232

Re: Sinn 103 Sa BE Video Review

thanks for the link shannon, the blue is kinda nice.
by 2ar2c1
Mon Apr 16, 2018 11:58 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: RIP R. Lee Ermey
Replies: 16
Views: 541

Re: RIP R. Lee Ermey

used to run into him at the SHOT Show, very nice man, sad news.
by 2ar2c1
Wed Apr 04, 2018 12:33 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Gift for Japanese visitor's parents
Replies: 18
Views: 950

Re: Gift for Japanese visitor's parents

a dodger bobblehead, for sure, maybe kenta.
by 2ar2c1
Wed Apr 04, 2018 12:21 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Polished to Brushed
Replies: 25
Views: 916

Re: Polished to Brushed

You had your SLA017 brushed? Did you get any feedback regarding having difficulties due to the Diashield coating? Just curious if it flaked off like a chrome plating would or if he was able to just brush right over it. yes, the 017: no troubles with the new brushed finish. He also removed the ceram...
by 2ar2c1
Wed Apr 04, 2018 9:17 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Polished to Brushed
Replies: 25
Views: 916

Re: Polished to Brushed

JP Chestnut wrote:
Wed Apr 04, 2018 6:12 am
LAWW would be my choice.
Beau has been brushing a bunch of my stuff: he's got a speedy at the moment and just did the 017:
by 2ar2c1
Thu Mar 22, 2018 9:46 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New Hamilton Khaki Field Reissue
Replies: 262
Views: 14026

Re: New Hamilton Khaki Field Reissue

i'm curious to see the brown dial as well.
by 2ar2c1
Wed Mar 21, 2018 3:52 pm
Forum: Sinn Forum
Topic: Sinn 2018 Basel Releases
Replies: 45
Views: 2042

Re: Sinn 2018 Basel Releases

yea, a little un-inspired this year.
by 2ar2c1
Wed Mar 21, 2018 3:50 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New baby, new watch!!
Replies: 55
Views: 1367

Re: New baby, new watch!!

very nice: hope mom and baby are doing well.
by 2ar2c1
Wed Mar 21, 2018 10:41 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Basel Releases 2018
Replies: 664
Views: 22230

Re: Basel Releases 2018

so what is oystersteel? another variant of 904L?
by 2ar2c1
Tue Mar 20, 2018 6:54 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New Hamilton Khaki Field Reissue
Replies: 262
Views: 14026

Re: New Hamilton Khaki Field Reissue

dbl post came back after I deleted it, weird.
by 2ar2c1
Tue Mar 20, 2018 6:53 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New Hamilton Khaki Field Reissue
Replies: 262
Views: 14026

Re: New Hamilton Khaki Field Reissue

Dedalus wrote:
Tue Mar 20, 2018 5:34 pm
Has anyone seen the brown dial version?
photo borrowed from worn and wound:
by 2ar2c1
Mon Mar 19, 2018 9:06 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New project!
Replies: 62
Views: 3020

Re: New project!

very nice work, a keeper. I wonder if the dial bubbling occurred after the water intrusion or before?
by 2ar2c1
Fri Mar 16, 2018 12:51 pm
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: German Military issued Junghans Bund
Replies: 18
Views: 977

Re: German Military issued Junghans Bund

nice photo, it looks good on the bracelet: there's a lot of stories about Junghans and WW2.
by 2ar2c1
Mon Mar 12, 2018 12:40 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Great re-lume job on my EZM1
Replies: 29
Views: 910

Re: Great re-lume job on my EZM1

a bit too yellow for my taste but the work is excellent.
by 2ar2c1
Mon Feb 26, 2018 10:28 am
Forum: Micro Brands
Topic: Seaforth preorders tomorrow 1/18
Replies: 315
Views: 11309

Re: Seaforth preorders tomorrow 1/18

streetracer101 wrote:
Thu Feb 15, 2018 12:27 pm
Has Jason announced if/when round 3 will be?
new update on his site under "Journal"
by 2ar2c1
Wed Feb 21, 2018 10:00 am
Forum: Sinn Forum
Topic: WatchBuys Road Show Irvine, CA
Replies: 15
Views: 843

Re: WatchBuys Road Show Irvine, CA

spring-diver wrote:
Sat Feb 17, 2018 8:51 am
I’ve fallen in love with Sinn watches
you're in trouble now :)
by 2ar2c1
Tue Feb 20, 2018 11:18 am
Forum: Sinn Forum
Topic: New Sinn 756 and 757
Replies: 38
Views: 1436

Re: New Sinn 756 and 757

tmw wrote:
Mon Feb 19, 2018 4:23 pm
My first thought was this was April fools.
Lol.
by 2ar2c1
Mon Feb 19, 2018 10:10 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: iPhone lens?
Replies: 8
Views: 391

Re: iPhone lens?

the moment len system is pretty good, and they have a macro.
https://www.shopmoment.com/
by 2ar2c1
Sat Feb 17, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Rolex Forum
Topic: My Submariner out for a full service.
Replies: 24
Views: 1208

Re: My Submariner out for a full service.

Lititz Watch Technicum in PA is the official name and consists of the school and a separate service center, which normally handles overflow from the other rsc's: that's why many do not know it exists.
by 2ar2c1
Sat Feb 17, 2018 11:28 am
Forum: Rolex Forum
Topic: My Submariner out for a full service.
Replies: 24
Views: 1208

Re: My Submariner out for a full service.

He did a great job and it only took a week and cost 200 bucks plus 25 for shipping ;). It’s not the “real deal” but I was very happy with the entire experience nothing wrong with trade watchmakers as long as the customer has the proper expectations: many shops are "to the trade" only, their clients...