Agreed, that was a great interview. 80s gal and proud!Posted 1 month ago
They were well worn and a bit scruffy. Good to see 😉Posted 1 month ago
Agree, can’t stand safe Queen watchesPosted 1 month ago
New arrival –
And when you press the crown it does this –
S’alright for £70.Posted 1 month ago
Oh… 😲Posted 1 month ago
Nice, That’s using an expedition case.
Timex do lots of themed watches (including other Snoopy ones) but they mostly use the Weekender case it seems.Posted 1 month ago
Just watched 14 Peaks on Netflix. What an incredible feat. Noticed that Bremont was one of the main sponsors so putting this up to celebrate.
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It’s a good watch, impressive, the Netflix docu I mean. I’m not sure about bremont, I’ve not seen them up closePosted 1 month ago
My local watch shop has them. I don’t know much about the movements etc. but they certainly look tidy.Posted 1 month ago
Blimey a rarity a non special edition BremontPosted 1 month ago
That Snoopy watch is da bomb!Posted 1 month ago
Love the Snoopy watch, right on so many levels.Posted 1 month ago
Looks like I got the omega just in time, the price went up almost 5% last weekPosted 1 month ago
Looks like I got the omega just in time, the price went up almost 5% last week
Buy some more, they’re a good investment? That’s how I’ll rationalise/justify mine when it’s time for the big reveal… 😲 Its stablemates have all done well to extremely well.
Rolys look to have been a really good place to stick some spare wonga. I had a chum who had ‘a few’ unworn in a safe… He’ll be happy as a porcine in the excrement now… 🤪Posted 1 month ago
As a normal person I can’t get a Rolex. I’d a could, then everyone could, and they wouldn’t be an investment.Posted 1 month ago
Aye it’s crazy isn’t it? I remember when all you needed was the substantial wedge and you could walk into a jewellers and they’d fawn all over you as you made your choice…
How times have changed.Posted 1 month ago
You used to get s discount off rrpPosted 1 month ago
i have a collection but last night was considering adding to it…Posted 1 month ago
everyday watch is a G-Shock GA400. i’ve got another G=Shock and a Casio Solar Tough knocking about too. recently restored an Oakley D2 watch after finally managing to source a replacement strap all the way from Oz.
my dress watches include a Raymond Weil, an Emporio Armani, and a Panerai Ferrari edition. i did have a Rado but i sold it a while back.
thinking i might invest in another G-Shock (i fancy a metal one) or a Tag Heur…wife might kill me over the second one though!
Got one of these coming
Couldn’t justify spending on a Speedy at the moment but picked up a Lunar Pilot with the old style logo for a decent price. I know it’s a big one but it if it proves too big I’ll be able to flip it for more than I paid so no great loss
52mm lug to lug……Posted 1 month ago
NicePosted 1 month ago
Mmmm. Does like…Posted 1 month ago
What’s the 2?2 kHz indication about?Posted 1 month ago
What’s the 2?2 kHz indication about?
Normal quartz watches run at 32kHz. This runs at 262 kHz so should be more accurate.Posted 1 month ago
You watch people keeping an eye out for the watches stolen from Mark Cavendish? With all your expertise you might well glean some info?Posted 1 month ago
Just a thought…
Ah, right you are. 👍Posted 1 month ago
I understood he had a couple of Richard mille. A bit beyond my price range, even from a bloke down the pubPosted 1 month ago
I don’t know if that moonwatch Bulova above has the same quartz movement (Accutron) mentioned a page ago, but running at that speed, the second hand doesn’t click every second, but sweeps like an automatic movement…Posted 1 month ago
I really like those Bulovas, I’ve almost bought one several times and probably will at some point.
Edit – there’s an interesting SE of the Bulova as well it turns out:
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**** me that’s a big picture!Posted 1 month ago
Normal pic, big watch? 🙂Posted 1 month ago
Any serial modifiers here? I’m after a dive bezel insert 40mm diameter and flat, not sloped. All the flat ones seem to be too small, and the 40mm ones sloped 🙁Posted 1 month ago
Any serial modifiers here
I sometimes mix Cornflakes with Coco Pops. Does that count? 🙂Posted 1 month ago
Nah. That’s just mixing not modifying.
Now if you’d injected each Coco Pop with Nutella…Posted 1 month ago
it is a big one. The case is no bigger than my Turtle but it’s very long in the lugs. Probably at the limit of what I can comfortably wear so avoid if you’ve skinny wrists
Supplied NATO is not great as it makes an already big watch sit up higher so it’s on the strap off my flieger until a new one arrives
Handsome thing though and as a space geek I love the history behind it. I like it so it will stay, at least until I can afford a Speedy! Which at the rate the price increases seem to coming around will be never at this rate….Posted 1 month ago
I wouldn’t bother with the Speedy, might have been the first watch in space or whatever but it was also the first watch to fail in space as well – stick with something with a history of reliability. 🙂Posted 1 month ago
I’m thinking of picking one of these up. The strap will be a matching rubber strap, not the leather one.
Which dial colour do you prefer?
Black is classier I know but the blue is different…
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but I’m not adventurousPosted 1 month ago
Ivan, no no. Sturmanskie was what gregarin wore.Posted 1 month ago
I knew that didn’t sound right even when I wrote it, hence the edited in “or whatever” to try and buy me some wriggle room!Posted 1 month ago
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