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by Murphy20
Thu Sep 22, 2022 6:18 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Balancing smartwatch and ‘watch watch’
Replies: 31
Views: 874

Re: Balancing smartwatch and ‘watch watch’

Hi, as this popped up on my ‘top topics’ screen I thought a brief update might be welcomed. My op went very well, surgeon happy and my recovery is progressing to plan. My mobility is improving and I’ve bought myself a standing desk for working at home. In the end I picked up a Fitbit Sense at a hea...
by Murphy20
Wed Sep 21, 2022 10:28 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Balancing smartwatch and ‘watch watch’
Replies: 31
Views: 874

Re: Balancing smartwatch and ‘watch watch’

Hi, as this popped up on my ‘top topics’ screen I thought a brief update might be welcomed. My op went very well, surgeon happy and my recovery is progressing to plan. My mobility is improving and I’ve bought myself a standing desk for working at home. In the end I picked up a Fitbit Sense at a heav...
by Murphy20
Sun Sep 18, 2022 5:48 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Does your favourite watch colour.....
Replies: 31
Views: 677

Re: Does your favourite watch colour.....

It does. My last three cars have been blue, and my two most recent watches too. Mind you, 90% of the contents of my wardrobe is also blue. I spot a trend!
by Murphy20
Mon Sep 05, 2022 7:45 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Holiday reading – inspiration, please!
Replies: 38
Views: 668

Re: Holiday reading – inspiration, please!

I know you said you don’t want crime but have you read any of the Montalbano novels? Whilst the central character is a police inspector I don’t think these would be considered typical crime novels. Well translated and quite a fun read. Alternatively the recent book by Stanley Tucci (called Taste, I ...
by Murphy20
Sun Sep 04, 2022 10:16 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Sell me on a travel destination
Replies: 66
Views: 1347

Re: Sell me on a travel destination

I was initially going to suggest renting a car and driving around Ireland, then re-read your post and clocked the very first point :lol: Given this I would endorse the recommendations for either northern Spain or Andalusia. Another alternative that might be fun would be visiting a few of the Greek i...
by Murphy20
Wed Aug 31, 2022 9:46 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: New Tudor Release 39mm Pelagos
Replies: 27
Views: 956

Re: New Tudor Release 39mm Pelagos

Wow, love this. I won’t be swapping from my BB58, however if I was in the market for an alternative diving watch then this would tick a lot of boxes.
by Murphy20
Tue Aug 30, 2022 4:36 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Sometimes I just can’t be bothered...
Replies: 8
Views: 253

Re: Sometimes I just can’t be bothered...

Definitely sounds like the perfect way to spend a day, good for you.
by Murphy20
Mon Aug 29, 2022 10:14 am
Forum: Straps
Topic: The Strap Tailor’s FKM Rubber Strap
Replies: 3
Views: 190

Re: The Strap Tailor’s FKM Rubber Strap

I have the FKM tropic rubber strap in blue and have been really happy with it so far. I was originally sent the version in your post (in error, swiftly rectified), the quality is first rate for the price.
by Murphy20
Sun Aug 28, 2022 4:06 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My Blue C60 Trident Pro 300 Has Arrived
Replies: 21
Views: 1666

Re: My Blue C60 Trident Pro 300 Has Arrived

Wow, looks really good. Thanks for sharing, great photos. I’d counted myself out on this particular model, I might have to rethink!
by Murphy20
Tue Aug 23, 2022 8:24 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Happy birthday Amor Vincit Omnia!
Replies: 36
Views: 519

Re: Happy birthday Amor Vincit Omnia!

All the best, Happy Birthday!
by Murphy20
Fri Aug 19, 2022 9:15 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: The Bargain Hunters Thread
Replies: 2086
Views: 354086

Re: The Bargain Hunters Thread

Not sure whether these will be of interest, but Goldsmiths have both white and blue Longines VHP GMT on bracelet, reduced to £720. I always thought these looked pretty solid watches, although a little large for me at 43mm.
by Murphy20
Thu Aug 18, 2022 4:47 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fastest Finger on the Button
Replies: 384
Views: 17409

Re: Fastest Finger on the Button

ANewYorker wrote: Thu Aug 18, 2022 4:14 pm Ooh, What did they charge for the NN Abyss SH21

My wallet is glad that I missed it.
I think it was £1,400-something.
by Murphy20
Thu Aug 18, 2022 12:31 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Fastest Finger on the Button
Replies: 384
Views: 17409

Re: Fastest Finger on the Button

NN Abyss SH21 currently in the sale, if anybody is tempted.
by Murphy20
Tue Aug 16, 2022 10:20 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Just a place to put nice pictures you’ve taken
Replies: 154
Views: 4396

Re: Just a place to put nice pictures you’ve taken

Dovedale, one of my favourite walks in the Peak District.
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by Murphy20
Tue Aug 16, 2022 7:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Trident Pro 300 Preview
Replies: 371
Views: 17451

Re: Trident Pro 300 Preview

Email sent, off work for the next couple of weeks so glad that I can join this session. Thanks for arranging!