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by Steve O.
Thu Feb 14, 2019 9:47 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Potential PITA Buyers
Replies: 33
Views: 1010

Re: Potential PITA Buyers

I feel I do a pretty good job with pics and descriptions. If I get the "can you provide exact timekeeping data and a better description on the condition?" I'm out. Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk I don't know what "exact" means, but I'd put you straight on the "asshole list" if you threw me at...
by Steve O.
Thu Feb 14, 2019 9:29 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Potential PITA Buyers
Replies: 33
Views: 1010

Re: Potential PITA Buyers

Say you have a watch you haven’t worn in a day or two, and it needs fully wound. You realize this right before you plan to beat it. So you stuff it back in the pants, Zip, get the lotion and tissues off your lap and put the watch on your wrist because you know that MF will be wound tight as possibl...
by Steve O.
Thu Feb 14, 2019 3:56 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Potential PITA Buyers
Replies: 33
Views: 1010

Re: Potential PITA Buyers

5661nicholas wrote:
Thu Feb 14, 2019 1:40 pm
I feel I do a pretty good job with pics and descriptions. If I get the "can you provide exact timekeeping data and a better description on the condition?" I'm out.

Sent from my SM-G950U using Tapatalk
Exactly!
by Steve O.
Thu Feb 14, 2019 4:10 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Potential PITA Buyers
Replies: 33
Views: 1010

Potential PITA Buyers

Ever told someone that a watch was on hold even though it wasn't, just because you can tell that they're going to be a huge pain in the ass if you sell to them?
by Steve O.
Thu Feb 07, 2019 10:03 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Am I an idiot? Just resolved/promised not to buy any more watches in 2019
Replies: 26
Views: 702

Re: Am I an idiot? Just resolved/promised not to buy any more watches in 2019

I tell my wife that incoming packages (the ones she sees anyway :shifty: ) are trades. Pretty sure she's onto me though.
by Steve O.
Thu Feb 07, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Rado's Tradition Captain Cook MKII
Replies: 15
Views: 417

Re: Rado's Tradition Captain Cook MKII

Almost bought an original one last year. Passed because it was only 36mm, but cool watch though. Guy only wanted $225 - should have picked it up.
by Steve O.
Tue Feb 05, 2019 10:00 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 05 Feb 19
Replies: 34
Views: 675

Re: WRUW 05 Feb 19

Just in, but way too much yellow going on. Going to switch to black Isofrane...

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by Steve O.
Mon Feb 04, 2019 9:38 pm
Forum: Micro Brands
Topic: Hamtum new release March 1st 2019
Replies: 9
Views: 403

Re: Hamtum new release March 1st 2019

Um, release the Kraken! Sorry, someone had to say it.
by Steve O.
Mon Feb 04, 2019 2:42 pm
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Incoming Hamilton model 21 chronometer
Replies: 39
Views: 2275

Re: Incoming Hamilton model 21 chronometer

Well bought a new toy to go with this chronometer. This sextant was used along with this chronometer to get a navigation fix so you know exactly were you were at sea maybe since I got a lot of time on my hands being retired and all I mite figure how it works. Been looking at these for a while on go...
by Steve O.
Mon Feb 04, 2019 11:19 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Is it still available?
Replies: 14
Views: 617

Re: Is it still available?

JP Chestnut wrote:
Mon Feb 04, 2019 10:40 am
I have a couple watches listed on the FS board on here, where I got busy and never bothered to sell. Alternately, tons of guys don't mark their shit "sold".

I'm not seeing the huge problem here.
Never said it was a huge problem.
by Steve O.
Sun Feb 03, 2019 1:55 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Is it still available?
Replies: 14
Views: 617

Is it still available?

NOTE: The following is a mini-rant born out of slight frustration. Proceed if you like, however, please hold all " it's part of selling", "HTFU", and "don't be a pussy" comments unless you're about to explode. :grin: Chances are if you've ever sold anything on the sales forums, you've received one ...
by Steve O.
Fri Feb 01, 2019 8:02 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Ti-Zilla back in the stable...
Replies: 17
Views: 482

Re: Ti-Zilla back in the stable...

Nice one Dave. I do miss the stainless one I had.
by Steve O.
Wed Jan 30, 2019 8:48 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: === WRUW WED JAN 30th ===
Replies: 36
Views: 973

Re: === WRUW WED JAN 30th ===

River Rat wrote:
Wed Jan 30, 2019 8:43 am
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Thanks Mike. That's a nice looking CWC!
by Steve O.
Wed Jan 30, 2019 8:32 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: === WRUW WED JAN 30th ===
Replies: 36
Views: 973

Re: === WRUW WED JAN 30th ===

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by Steve O.
Tue Jan 29, 2019 1:22 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 29 January 19
Replies: 31
Views: 863

Re: WRUW 29 January 19

AtomicTom wrote:
Tue Jan 29, 2019 11:34 am
Still enjoying this Libelles here guys... :)


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Nice one Tom. Looks like it's on a Tropic Seahorse strap. Those are fairly rare. Original to the watch?
by Steve O.
Tue Jan 29, 2019 1:04 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 29 January 19
Replies: 31
Views: 863

Re: WRUW 29 January 19

1962 Calendar Auto Orient...

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by Steve O.
Sat Jan 26, 2019 1:52 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 25 Jan
Replies: 50
Views: 1452

Re: WRUW 25 Jan

hat would you expect? https://c1.staticflickr.com/5/4498/37283901172_fe6b98a2d1_b.jpg Love a Sharkie. 2,922 days ago. Gone. :shrug: https://imageshack.com/a/img922/8789/F8Y5jf.jpg Ha.... I bought that one from you :grin: Really? I'd like it back please. ;) for real? that watch is long gone :mrgreen...
by Steve O.
Sat Jan 26, 2019 10:49 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 25 Jan
Replies: 50
Views: 1452

Re: WRUW 25 Jan

demer03 wrote:
Sat Jan 26, 2019 3:17 am
Steve O. wrote:
Fri Jan 25, 2019 2:19 pm
demer03 wrote:
Fri Jan 25, 2019 1:56 pm
hat would you expect?

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Love a Sharkie.

2,922 days ago. Gone. :shrug:

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Ha.... I bought that one from you :grin:
Really? I'd like it back please. ;)
by Steve O.
Sat Jan 26, 2019 10:45 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW = Saturday 01 26 19 =
Replies: 30
Views: 874

Re: WRUW = Saturday 01 26 19 =

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by Steve O.
Fri Jan 25, 2019 2:19 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 25 Jan
Replies: 50
Views: 1452

Re: WRUW 25 Jan

demer03 wrote:
Fri Jan 25, 2019 1:56 pm
hat would you expect?

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Love a Sharkie.

2,922 days ago. Gone. :shrug:

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by Steve O.
Fri Jan 25, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 25 Jan
Replies: 50
Views: 1452

Re: WRUW 25 Jan

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by Steve O.
Fri Jan 25, 2019 9:58 am
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Best vintage Sub to buy today?
Replies: 43
Views: 1558

Re: Best vintage Sub to buy today?

greenlightning wrote:
Thu Jan 24, 2019 5:02 pm
Steve O. wrote:16800...

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Is this my old one? Miss the hell out of that one

Sent from my SM-G965U using Tapatalk
It is. Still love it, but miss the 16600 Sea Dweller I traded for it back before prices got crazy.
by Steve O.
Thu Jan 24, 2019 11:23 am
Forum: Vintage Forum
Topic: Best vintage Sub to buy today?
Replies: 43
Views: 1558

Re: Best vintage Sub to buy today?

16800...

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by Steve O.
Tue Jan 22, 2019 7:57 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 22 January 19
Replies: 44
Views: 1141

Re: WRUW 22 January 19

1968 Astronaut...

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by Steve O.
Wed Jan 16, 2019 12:56 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 16 January 19
Replies: 32
Views: 1014

Re: WRUW 16 January 19

AtomicTom wrote:
Wed Jan 16, 2019 10:18 am
Enjoying the Cordella for Wednesday too... :)


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Nice one Tom. I like that dial. :cheers: