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by r.palace
Sun Oct 21, 2018 5:25 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Pelagos- crafter blue
Replies: 9
Views: 279

Re: Pelagos- crafter blue

Sorta dig the gray one. Something different. Might have to get one to add to the 83773689 strap options I have for the Pelagos
by r.palace
Thu Oct 18, 2018 4:15 pm
Forum: Ægir (Aegir) Forum
Topic: How many?
Replies: 21
Views: 658

How many?

Owned a CD2 and test drove a CD1. Extremely well made and the attention to detail was there. If the dimensions were slightly smaller, the CD2 would’ve been a keeper for me
by r.palace
Mon Oct 15, 2018 12:55 pm
Forum: Rolex Forum
Topic: Blue Pelagos LE
Replies: 15
Views: 453

Re: Blue Pelagos LE

SMH
by r.palace
Sat Oct 13, 2018 6:07 am
Forum: Music, Movies, Cars, Bikes & Sports
Topic: Opinions-first car for new teen driver
Replies: 79
Views: 1534

Re: Opinions-first car for new teen driver

CGSshorty wrote:Honda Civic or Toyota Corolla. I've been a cop for too long and seen too many teenagers do stupid things with cars they aren't ready for. No 16 or 17 year old has the skills or maturity for a GTI (or similar).
+1
by r.palace
Fri Oct 12, 2018 4:24 pm
Forum: Seiko Forum
Topic: More new Seiko models coming
Replies: 15
Views: 808

Re: More new Seiko models coming

BBK357 wrote:
CGSshorty wrote:I'll be buying a black STO just to steal the case for a mod.

What’s an STO?


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Specifically Trans Organs
by r.palace
Wed Oct 03, 2018 1:28 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 3rd Oct 18
Replies: 67
Views: 1543

Re: WRUW 3rd Oct 18

dnslater wrote:For the price, the level of detail that they put into their dials is amazing. And Ron Swanson approved!
r.palace wrote:
Wed Oct 03, 2018 7:47 am
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My thoughts exactly. Ron Swanson approved is always an added and welcome bonus
by r.palace
Wed Oct 03, 2018 7:47 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 3rd Oct 18
Replies: 67
Views: 1543

Re: WRUW 3rd Oct 18

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by r.palace
Thu Sep 13, 2018 6:38 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Venmo?
Replies: 19
Views: 563

Re: Venmo?

Did he at all suggest he’s against a more common form of payment such as PayPal? Usually a red flag for me
by r.palace
Mon Sep 10, 2018 8:00 am
Forum: Seiko Forum
Topic: Grand Seiko SBGV247
Replies: 5
Views: 308

Re: Grand Seiko SBGV247

Saw this one on WUS a while back. Very nice and sporty. Don’t think I’ll ever be ok with the new GS logo but I’m just being picky
by r.palace
Sat Sep 08, 2018 1:16 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: How Many Watches Do You Have?
Replies: 106
Views: 3898

How Many Watches Do You Have?

Pelagos (daily), Citizen 2100 (grab and go), Casio Edifice (beater), and Movado (dress watch given to me by my wife when we were dating)

Happiest I’ve been with the collection in a while. $$$ going into another hobby
by r.palace
Mon Aug 27, 2018 1:17 pm
Forum: Music, Movies, Cars, Bikes & Sports
Topic: Are you a dip-head? Jeep content.
Replies: 18
Views: 561

Re: Are you a dip-head? Jeep content.

Axelay2003 wrote:So, are you "dipping" these wheels into a vat of paint?

With regards to the emblems, did you remove them, pastidipped and then replaced on the vehicle??
No. Placed painters tape around the emblem and the places I didn’t want any paint (inside the emblem for example) and sprayed
by r.palace
Mon Aug 27, 2018 12:08 pm
Forum: Music, Movies, Cars, Bikes & Sports
Topic: Are you a dip-head? Jeep content.
Replies: 18
Views: 561

Re: Are you a dip-head? Jeep content.

The black does look good. I never applied it but someone blacked the on my Jaguar before I bought it and was peeling so I removed it. My understanding is that if it's done properly it does last a few years without too much issue. Dipped the emblems on my accord close to 3 years ago and they’re stil...
by r.palace
Thu Aug 23, 2018 5:57 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 23 Aug 18
Replies: 55
Views: 1450

Re: WRUW 23 Aug 18

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by r.palace
Tue Aug 21, 2018 9:20 am
Forum: Music, Movies, Cars, Bikes & Sports
Topic: Going Dark...
Replies: 12
Views: 446

Re: Going Dark...

Dig it. I would remove the rear badges except the Benz logo and black that logo out with some plastidip
by r.palace
Sat Aug 18, 2018 7:28 am
Forum: Seiko Forum
Topic: Seiko SRPC61, 63, 65, 67, 68
Replies: 30
Views: 1298

Re: Seiko SRPC61, 63, 65, 67, 68

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by r.palace
Mon Aug 13, 2018 6:07 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 13 Aug 18
Replies: 37
Views: 1226

Re: WRUW 13 Aug 18

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Good to have this one back
by r.palace
Sun Aug 12, 2018 3:59 pm
Forum: Micro Brands
Topic: Seaforth GMT tomorrow
Replies: 138
Views: 5179

Re: Seaforth GMT tomorrow

CGSshorty wrote:It was cool of Jason to send free GMTs to each of the DWC Admins. Thanks again, Jason.
Boom
by r.palace
Thu Aug 09, 2018 7:54 am
Forum: Strap Forum
Topic: Nato Buying Guide
Replies: 19
Views: 704

Nato Buying Guide

https://gearpatrol.com/2018/08/09/best-nato-strap/ Toxic NATOs has a cult following amongst online watch fans and its not hard to see why. The nylon strap is has a super-dense, durable, seatbelt-like weave and a super-smooth texture — it’s pretty much idential to the Crown & Buckle Supreme. I thoug...
by r.palace
Sat Aug 04, 2018 9:01 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Day and date change in mechanical watches. What is acceptable?
Replies: 25
Views: 841

Re: Day and date change in mechanical watches. What is acceptable?

Well my Pelagos just switched over now precisely at 12. Hmm never seen the switch over change times
by r.palace
Sat Aug 04, 2018 6:57 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Day and date change in mechanical watches. What is acceptable?
Replies: 25
Views: 841

Re: Day and date change in mechanical watches. What is acceptable?

My Pelagos changes at 12:03. Got no problem with that
by r.palace
Sat Aug 04, 2018 6:21 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: this is interesting, just for the comments
Replies: 21
Views: 1122

Re: this is interesting, just for the comments

jswing wrote:That's funny. I remember reading recently some guy on WUS trashing Uncle Seiko for stealing the tropic strap design. Guy thought he stole it from the Oris 65. :lol:
Oh man, you just can’t make this stuff up. Link?
by r.palace
Wed Aug 01, 2018 1:15 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: I want to "Like" them watches.
Replies: 17
Views: 772

I want to "Like" them watches.

that would hinder any actual dialogue
by r.palace
Mon Jul 30, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: Music, Movies, Cars, Bikes & Sports
Topic: Need a new series to watch with the wife. Suggestions?
Replies: 27
Views: 656

Re: Need a new series to watch with the wife. Suggestions?

Ozark, HTGAWM, Scandal are some Ive watched with Mrs. P
by r.palace
Sun Jul 29, 2018 8:15 am
Forum: Rolex Forum
Topic: Been thinking of finally trying a Pelagos
Replies: 45
Views: 1722

Re: Been thinking of finally trying a Pelagos

CGSshorty wrote:The blue still sucks.
Yup. As does the LHD.

2 liner will always be the best one but wall o’ text black over the other two if you want the in-house
by r.palace
Fri Jul 27, 2018 3:49 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 27 July 18
Replies: 43
Views: 1173

Re: WRUW 27 July 18

berni29 wrote:Bought for me by my daughter yesterday....

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That’s cool. Is that modded? Never seen it before