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  1. Wind or Grind: Perhaps the most rare Hamilton product of the 20th Century...

    Very few of these were made and even seasoned Hamilton fans are unaware they exist.
    I have seen one in my lifetime (in person) and this is the second for which there is photographic proof.
    I...
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    Now that I own a Model 22 box-chronometer, maybe...

    Now that I own a Model 22 box-chronometer, maybe I need something similar, yet portable.
    :D

    http://www.fototime.com/FD431D01E8F36FA/medium800.jpg
  3. Did anyone here ever obtain a gold-plated Marstron?

    And, if so, did it have the original bracelet?

    I cannot recall seeing one anywhere other than this advert:

    http://www.fototime.com/7042ECE130AC204/orig.jpg
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    Hi John, Was the dial of this one blue?

    Hi John,
    Was the dial of this one blue?
  5. Remind me why I let this one go...

    Just kidding, I am glad it moved on to an enthusiastic new owner but, while surveying some of my old watchcarefully.com pages, this one stood out as truly unique among watches of its day:
    ...
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    Every time you guys gush about this watch, I...

    Every time you guys gush about this watch, I rethink whether I should obtain one.
    The strap width is 24mm, right? That was a stumbling block for me when I saw the prototypes at RGM many years ago...
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    17069 For some reason, I am reminded of The...

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    For some reason, I am reminded of The Clash performing 'Rock the Casbah'
    :D
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    Marcus, all three of those are stunning. I would...

    Marcus, all three of those are stunning. I would have a hard time choosing one of them...that DS2 appeals to me the most, I think...but the rarity of the other two makes them equally desirable!
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    I have owned so many...but am down only to 3 at...

    I have owned so many...but am down only to 3 at the moment, I think. Here they are:

    The 40th Anniversary Chronometer:
    http://www.fototime.com/FA1A236413378FE/orig.jpg

    A Diastar 2 project...
  10. I can understand...it's a gem. I would be hard...

    I can understand...it's a gem. I would be hard pressed to part with mine, but will try to keep you in mind in case I ever decide to sell it. Feel free to bother me from time to time, in case you find...
  11. The news is quite sad regarding Reto from PMWF...

    Those of you who have been around the on-line watch community a while, will probably recognize the name of Reto Castellazzi who ran the Poor Man's Watch Forum (PMWF.com).
    Apparently, some issues...
  12. Very tempting...but with vacation travel looming,...

    Very tempting...but with vacation travel looming, I'm more likely to be selling at the moment. Good luck!
    B
  13. What are your "Some Day..." watches?

    I post fairly frequently about wanting an FP Journe, but I've fancied owning a Reverso for much longer. I have no idea which model I would choose, were sufficient funds to be at my disposal, but I...
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    I believe that the gold-tone Tungsten cases are...

    I believe that the gold-tone Tungsten cases are coated with something, but that other hues are achieved via the recipe used for creating the blanks. Our friends in Europe seem to ahve some good info...
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    I hear ya on the watches thing...I've not been...

    I hear ya on the watches thing...I've not been buying ( no funds) nor selling (sold a lot a few years back) much any more.

    Still digging the B&Ws! Here's some music that I've finished recentlyand...
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    Yes, I believe they are Swarovski crystals on any...

    Yes, I believe they are Swarovski crystals on any watch not marked 'Jubile', as Henry stated.
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    Welcome! It is not often that a newcomer shows up...

    Welcome! It is not often that a newcomer shows up with nearly a dozen Rado watches and a dozen years of experience collecting them...I'm sure we can learn from you as much as we manage to inform you....
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    Beautiful Rado! I'm sporting the first...

    Beautiful Rado!
    I'm sporting the first 'homegrown' piece I made...a transplanted 1920s E. Howard pocketwatch movement:

    http://www.fototime.com/F81EEB0D35C6088/medium800.jpg
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    Welcome back, prodigal son! Dean, it is truly...

    Welcome back, prodigal son!
    Dean, it is truly always a welcome sight to see a vintage fishing reel on EOT because it means we're likely to be regaled with a bit of your wit and unique perspective....
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    Just yank a golden medallion off an old...

    Just yank a golden medallion off an old japanese-market Rado and glue it in place...
    ;o]
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    Now I need to see what it looks like from behind....

    Now I need to see what it looks like from behind.
    :D
    I doubt it will ruin it for me; I love seeing a movement.

    UPDATE: Found one. Not beautiful, I agree...at least it is hidden, Hank. Still not...
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    Slick! Does that have a special quartz motor?...

    Slick! Does that have a special quartz motor? Five seconds per year is incredible...thermo-compensated?
  23. Oh, I see that...in the 3rd photo (now looking at...

    Oh, I see that...in the 3rd photo (now looking at the photos on my PC instead of on my Nook) it is apparent.
  24. It would appear to have a replacement logo and...

    It would appear to have a replacement logo and anchor...silver instead of gold...and the latter may not be rotating. Aside from this guess, I see nothing obvious .
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    Thanks for showing this...your post earlier in...

    Thanks for showing this...your post earlier in the week left me very curious about the before/after appearances.
    The combination of a brushed pattern with a bit of patina may be a really cool...
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