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by pbj204
Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:23 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 18 November 19
Replies: 43
Views: 1135

Re: WRUW 18 November 19

https://i.imgur.com/luwGjRh.jpg https://i.imgur.com/yxQZLXF.jpg Way cool I have always liked these How does it wear? I believe the manual wind version is slightly thinner than the auto version. It's 41mm x 50mm and about 13mm thick. It wears very well on my 6.5 inch wrist. https://i.imgur.com/MYZHO...
by pbj204
Mon Nov 18, 2019 7:02 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 18 November 19
Replies: 43
Views: 1135

Re: WRUW 18 November 19

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by pbj204
Fri Nov 15, 2019 6:05 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Longines Heritage Military 1938
Replies: 36
Views: 1097

Re: Longines Heritage Military 1938

Everything I've read says that movement is 36.6mm wide (https://wornandwound.com/caliber-spec-unitas-64976498/) 40.5 - 36.6 = 3.9mm Divide that by 2 and you have a mid case wall thickness of only 1.95mm thick (and that is assuming perfect machining with no gap for tolerance variances). A quick goog...
by pbj204
Thu Nov 14, 2019 11:55 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Longines Heritage Military 1938
Replies: 36
Views: 1097

Re: Longines Heritage Military 1938

That is sharp looking. It would probably wear much better at 40mm. Can you even get a Unitas 6498 into a 40mm case? I think the movement itself is almost 37mm across, so a 40mm watch with this movement would have case walls only 1.5mm thick. An ETA 2824-2 is only about 26 mm wide which is why most ...
by pbj204
Tue Nov 12, 2019 4:36 pm
Forum: Omega Forum
Topic: Timeless in Texas
Replies: 16
Views: 1496

Re: Timeless in Texas

Not too long ago 20-30% was possible. Jomashop still has plenty of popular Omegas at >30% off MSRP.
by pbj204
Fri Nov 08, 2019 7:51 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Longines Big Eye vs. Farer Big Eye
Replies: 33
Views: 5746

Re: Longines Big Eye vs. Farer Big Eye

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Ultimately I ended up with the Stowa Flieger Big-Eye with manual wind movement.
by pbj204
Fri Nov 08, 2019 7:47 am
Forum: Micro Brands
Topic: New Dievas Vortex 500 in a smaller package
Replies: 8
Views: 572

Re: New Dievas Vortex 500 in a smaller package

I think it's over-designed. Simple is better. Plain black chapter ring, matte bezel, etc.
by pbj204
Fri Nov 08, 2019 3:25 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Talk To Me About The Dievas Focal.
Replies: 25
Views: 1760

Re: Talk To Me About The Dievas Focal.

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Dimensions: 39mm in diameter, 46.5mm lug to lug, 13mm thick. 41mm bezel diameter.

New Vortex with smaller dimensions
by pbj204
Wed Nov 06, 2019 3:46 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Gas Gas Bones has quit or at least slowed down production
Replies: 24
Views: 2216

Re: Gas Gas Bones has quit or at least slowed down production

According to his Instagram post, he just un-quit.

His site will be back up next week.
by pbj204
Tue Oct 29, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: ***WRUW Tuesday Oct 29th***
Replies: 25
Views: 1836

Re: ***WRUW Tuesday Oct 29th***

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by pbj204
Mon Oct 28, 2019 1:44 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Just landed! Ming 17.06 Copper
Replies: 14
Views: 1770

Re: Just landed! Ming 17.06 Copper

Great color
by pbj204
Mon Oct 28, 2019 9:06 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW - MONDAY 10/28/2019
Replies: 42
Views: 2992

Re: WRUW - MONDAY 10/28/2019

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by pbj204
Sat Oct 26, 2019 7:33 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Longines Big Eye vs. Farer Big Eye
Replies: 33
Views: 5746

Re: Longines Big Eye vs. Farer Big Eye

Saw it at Windupnyc. It was nice, but after seeing it I would go with the Longines.

I did really like the blue dial version though, and the Lander blue/green dial chrono was my favorite from the brand.
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by pbj204
Fri Oct 25, 2019 1:37 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: New Ollech & Wajs P-101 and P-104
Replies: 19
Views: 3670

Re: New Ollech & Wajs P-101 and P-104

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The C1000 is now on the site
by pbj204
Fri Oct 25, 2019 3:35 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: So who's buying the Odysseus?
Replies: 28
Views: 3882

Re: So who's buying the Odysseus?

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I think I'd go with the Glashutte though.
by pbj204
Thu Oct 24, 2019 5:12 pm
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: So who's buying the Odysseus?
Replies: 28
Views: 3882

So who's buying the Odysseus?

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by pbj204
Wed Oct 23, 2019 3:46 am
Forum: Micro Brands
Topic: What Microbrand are you wearing today ?
Replies: 1118
Views: 100934

Re: What Microbrand are you wearing today ?

watches503 wrote:
Wed Oct 23, 2019 3:21 am
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Very nice.
by pbj204
Fri Oct 18, 2019 9:33 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Windup Watch Fair: 10/25 - 10/27 - NYC
Replies: 9
Views: 3051

Re: Windup Watch Fair: 10/25 - 10/27 - NYC

The downside is that the space is very small and they keep adding brands. It's going to be really crowded.
by pbj204
Thu Oct 17, 2019 8:15 am
Forum: Micro Brands
Topic: MKII CRUXIBLE, HELLION just released
Replies: 13
Views: 4762

Re: MKII CRUXIBLE, HELLION just released

All of his ready to wear watches look very similar
by pbj204
Mon Oct 14, 2019 8:10 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: WRUW 14 October 19
Replies: 44
Views: 5216

Re: WRUW 14 October 19

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by pbj204
Sun Oct 13, 2019 7:26 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Longines Big Eye vs. Farer Big Eye
Replies: 33
Views: 5746

Re: Longines Big Eye vs. Farer Big Eye

Ruggs wrote:
Sat Oct 12, 2019 3:26 pm
I bet the finishing on the Farer is better.
I've never had a chance to see one in person. I'm hoping to make it to Wind Up NYC in a couple of weeks to see their whole lineup.
by pbj204
Sat Oct 12, 2019 11:04 am
Forum: Main Forum
Topic: Longines Big Eye vs. Farer Big Eye
Replies: 33
Views: 5746

Re: Longines Big Eye vs. Farer Big Eye

CGSshorty wrote:
Sat Oct 12, 2019 11:01 am
Are they close in size?
Both 41mm