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Originally Posted by McWu View Post

Enough of the "haute horlogerie". Bring on the vintage. nod[1].gif

Very Nice! 

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Originally Posted by McWu View Post

Enough of the "haute horlogerie". Bring on the vintage. nod[1].gif

Warning: Spoiler! (Click to show)

 

Love that 1655 Ex2 !  Its a beauty!  inlove.gif

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Originally Posted by Epaulet View Post

Spring is here! I put a NATO onto my '84 no date submariner.

 

Love the patina, and extra points for the nato. Something like this or a nicely faded raspberry gmt are perhaps the only rollies I'd consider wearing.

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Yesterday, I saw someone wearing a gold Daytona (on a strap). It looked like he was trying to staple money to his wrist.
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Originally Posted by McWu View Post

Enough of the "haute horlogerie". Bring on the vintage. nod[1].gif


Requoted for posterity. Absolutely unbelievable Explorer, one of my favorites and vintage grails.
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Originally Posted by dopey View Post

Yesterday, I saw someone wearing a gold Daytona (on a strap). It looked like he was trying to staple money to his wrist.

did he make a nice donation after his aliyah?
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So - I PM'ed Greg - the irony is too good not to share.

Greg named this thread "Watch Porn" when he started it.... the mods changed it to TWAT in an effort to "clean up the thread titles" smile.gif
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WIN!! erm, well, maybe loss, but win for teh funnay.
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I wonder if they actually thought the acronym through, or it was a sneaky attempt by a disgruntled moderator to get some dirt back in there.
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New GO Regulator! I am a bit of a sucker for Regulators, so I am pretty excited about this one! Any thoughts?

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Saw images of the new GMT the other day and immediately called my AD to put my name on the list. 3-4 months, and I can hardly contain my excitement.

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Newcomer, that's a beauty! Congratulations.

 

Bawlin, that watch looks better in every new picture...let the anticipation begin :)

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Originally Posted by in stitches View Post


did he make a nice donation after his aliyah?

rotflmao.gif   

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Originally Posted by Newcomer View Post

New GO Regulator! I am a bit of a sucker for Regulators, so I am pretty excited about this one! Any thoughts?

I like it.  I'm not sure if I could get use to telling time on a regulator, but I do like this one.

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Originally Posted by bawlin View Post

Saw images of the new GMT the other day and immediately called my AD to put my name on the list. 3-4 months, and I can hardly contain my excitement.

I will always like the old "Pepsi" GMTs, but this watch is hot!  I like this a lot more than the old "Coke" red/black bezel.  I look forward to seeing some pix after you have given one a new home.  

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Oh my goodness! They re-invented the wheel! Who said Rolex was lacking innovation? rotflmao.gif They might have been inspired by Gmail Blue!

 

But in all seriousness ... I'd prefer the Pepsi bezel, but it seems to be like a more subdued version of it... thumbs up!

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Originally Posted by AriGold View Post

dropped my speedmaster and it seems to be losing like 15 seconds per day. do you think there is damage to the movement and I should get it repaired under warranty? I also dented the damn case so I'm pretty sad frown.gif

AppleMark

I don't think warranty is going to cover you dropping it. The movement in the Speedmaster is pretty durable though. I dropped mine from 6 feet and it was running fine after. I serviced it a few months ago and it was running perfectly. If it didn't stop altogether I don't think you "broke" anything serious.
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