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by Chocodove
Sat Feb 24, 2018 11:31 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Saturday, Feb 24 WUW
Replies: 56
Views: 1199

Re: Saturday, Feb 24 WUW

59yukon01 wrote:
Chocodove wrote:
59yukon01 wrote:Like this watch more each time I wear it.

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I miss mine. Both them. :rolleyes:
Considering that bargain price from last time I was surprised you sold it.
As Art says - flipperitis.
by Chocodove
Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:57 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Saturday, Feb 24 WUW
Replies: 56
Views: 1199

Re: Saturday, Feb 24 WUW

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by Chocodove
Sat Feb 24, 2018 10:56 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Saturday, Feb 24 WUW
Replies: 56
Views: 1199

Re: Saturday, Feb 24 WUW

59yukon01 wrote:Like this watch more each time I wear it.

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I miss mine. Both them. :rolleyes:
by Chocodove
Sat Feb 24, 2018 6:55 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New project!
Replies: 40
Views: 1450

Re: New project!

Nice. It's probably buried in this thread and I missed it, but who are you using for the service?
by Chocodove
Fri Feb 23, 2018 6:48 pm
Forum: Seiko Forum
Topic: MM300 being discontinued
Replies: 32
Views: 928

Re: MM300 being discontinued

My finger has been hovering over the button to grab one from Seiya right now.
by Chocodove
Fri Feb 23, 2018 6:00 pm
Forum: Seiko Forum
Topic: MM300 being discontinued
Replies: 32
Views: 928

Re: MM300 being discontinued

I’ve tried ordering one from both Chino and Gnomon within the past week and both contacted me afterwards saying it actually wasn’t in stock and they had no idea when they were getting a shipment. I guess this explains why.
by Chocodove
Fri Feb 23, 2018 5:34 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Am I crazy, I'm starting to like this more and more
Replies: 26
Views: 470

Re: Am I crazy, I'm starting to like this more and more

I don’t mind the orange, but I don’t think it would be versatile enough (for me). For the beach or summertime, sure. Everything else not so much. I’d go blue if I was going to get an 8900.
by Chocodove
Fri Feb 23, 2018 11:16 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Something I learned today...
Replies: 4
Views: 147

Re: Something I learned today...

I imagine there was immediate terror and sweating once you realized that you had paint on your watch :lol:.

Glad you were able to get it off.
by Chocodove
Fri Feb 23, 2018 8:35 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 2.23.18
Replies: 55
Views: 1052

WRUW 2.23.18

Glad to see we’re back.

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by Chocodove
Thu Feb 22, 2018 12:42 pm
Forum: Micro Brands
Topic: Pantor's Seal
Replies: 12
Views: 271

Re: Pantor's Seal

CGSshorty wrote:
Thu Feb 22, 2018 12:35 pm
Chocodove wrote:
jimyritz wrote:
Thu Feb 22, 2018 11:27 am
First thought was Schaumburg - same family as Nauticfish...
Yep. I used to lust after a Schaumburg in the early days.
Is this that same case?
Sure looks like it, other than the crown guards.

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by Chocodove
Thu Feb 22, 2018 12:27 pm
Forum: Micro Brands
Topic: Pantor's Seal
Replies: 12
Views: 271

Re: Pantor's Seal

jimyritz wrote:
Thu Feb 22, 2018 11:27 am
First thought was Schaumburg - same family as Nauticfish...
Yep. I used to lust after a Schaumburg in the early days.
by Chocodove
Thu Feb 22, 2018 6:46 am
Forum: Seiko Forum
Topic: Seiko 6159 reissue!!!!
Replies: 119
Views: 6223

Re: Seiko 6159 reissue!!!!

Normally i am a big Seko fanboy. but, after buying a SBDX009 limited Edition Landmaster i have problems with Seiko and Le´s. Why? The tube is threaded. Mailing for 3 weeks with Seiko JP and they just told me no parts available and no chance to repair it. That is the difference to a really big playe...
by Chocodove
Wed Feb 21, 2018 10:22 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW Wed 2-21
Replies: 64
Views: 1223

Re: WRUW Wed 2-21

BacoNoir wrote:
Wed Feb 21, 2018 9:22 am
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Nice, finally arrived. Congrats.
by Chocodove
Tue Feb 20, 2018 3:57 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW = Tuesday 02 20 18 =
Replies: 64
Views: 1244

Re: WRUW = Tuesday 02 20 18 =

https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20180220/c862b3abe018cd7faa963ffbce18d18b.jpg With some Joe Momma’s coffee, Avila Beach CA. What model number is that? Looks vintage in a really good way. It's a faux patina, GMT DEVGRU Master that Matt bought a Pike Place Market. I'm going to assume a gmt master ii...
by Chocodove
Tue Feb 20, 2018 9:12 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Summer beater?
Replies: 40
Views: 1030

Re: Summer beater?

I really don't classify mine one way or another, so all of mine serve as equal opportunity watches. So from my SKX's up to my MM300 they have/will see beach/pool/office or whatever action. Interesting you say that. One of the things that’s told me a watch is for the SC is if I catch myself thinking...
by Chocodove
Tue Feb 20, 2018 7:00 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Summer beater?
Replies: 40
Views: 1030

Re: Summer beater?

I jut ordered another MM300 specifically for beach/water duty. Though really I won’t buy any watch unless I’m okay with bringing it in the water.
by Chocodove
Mon Feb 19, 2018 5:46 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: •••• WRUW Monday Feb 19 •••••
Replies: 51
Views: 1047

Re: •••• WRUW Monday Feb 19 •••••

logan2z wrote:
Chocodove wrote:
Mon Feb 19, 2018 9:34 am
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If I ever break down and buy a Rolex, this will be the one. Really nice piece.
:cheers: It’s a good one for sure. It’s a natural for NATO and probably about as “under the radar” as a Rolex could be.
by Chocodove
Mon Feb 19, 2018 5:41 pm
Forum: Rolex Forum
Topic: ND Sub retail
Replies: 14
Views: 492

Re: ND Sub retail

^ correct. US retail is 7500 plus tax. For now. Wonder where they price the stainless Sub Date, ND, SD43, DSSD, et al. after Basel updates? Can’t help but believe there’s an increase out there... The recent SS “shortage” seems to indicate the market will easily pay inflated prices. If I were Rolex,...
by Chocodove
Mon Feb 19, 2018 5:21 pm
Forum: Rolex Forum
Topic: ND Sub retail
Replies: 14
Views: 492

ND Sub retail

^ correct. US retail is 7500 plus tax. For now.
by Chocodove
Mon Feb 19, 2018 5:18 pm
Forum: Rolex Forum
Topic: ND Sub retail
Replies: 14
Views: 492

Re: ND Sub retail

$7500 if you can find one. Resellers are moving them above retail no problem it seems. Buy it.
by Chocodove
Mon Feb 19, 2018 4:29 pm
Forum: Seiko Forum
Topic: NAFT
Replies: 22
Views: 569

Re: NAFT

Can't forget the BASM.
by Chocodove
Mon Feb 19, 2018 2:48 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: SIHH 2018
Replies: 232
Views: 6963

Re: SIHH 2018

Panerai7 wrote:200M "rated" diver with a divers helmet engraved on the case back on a rubber strap and with push/pull crowns is a joke to me. I've moved on. Seems like Richemont is out to ruin JLC like they did Panerai. Rolex Explorer killer, my ass
I can’t get past that either.
by Chocodove
Mon Feb 19, 2018 9:51 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: •••• WRUW Monday Feb 19 •••••
Replies: 51
Views: 1047

Re: •••• WRUW Monday Feb 19 •••••

:salute: https://lh3.googleusercontent.com/UDwzpLVs3GAkosmp7cKzrgiKT_R75GeNtiaPhIRCWUDuHVe1gBASuiF4V8obXr250bg1hZRt5ZKoexghfItiw2hAaK7RvpBq1v7wpE1DAxbOv9Yv7VroSTXvBS9DqjcSMcTv3bZaiknwuv_AezqYHtwbMIpdRgg7yuRY5l1JchrYa0Wb_RCEp-AGT_i09mUmgxEmZxkMxXjJyPfQMg46KNLOM2KnIY69zWmngrSa6C8mZYeg16COEZFYVm79pWYu...