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by downer
Mon Oct 14, 2019 10:26 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Do I want an Omega?
Replies: 10
Views: 241

Re: Do I want an Omega?

42mm 2500 PO... perfect. :)

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by downer
Mon Oct 14, 2019 5:41 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Guess where this is thread....
Replies: 415
Views: 12201

Re: Guess where this is thread....

I seem have stood in a very similar spot, Guy...

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by downer
Sun Oct 13, 2019 5:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FLE #8 design submissions
Replies: 236
Views: 6052

Re: FLE #8 design submissions

Macdaz wrote:
Sun Oct 13, 2019 5:22 pm


I’m still holding out for a Dartmouth/Splatford. I do like the blue sunburst a few posts back.
Me too - although I prefer to call it the Kingswear - close to Dartmouth but a different vibe.
by downer
Sun Oct 13, 2019 4:17 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FLE #8 design submissions
Replies: 236
Views: 6052

Re: FLE #8 design submissions

[ I'm not sure I can do a plain smoked dial as I haven't really got the base images to make something from, e.g. the movement picture that you'd see behind with the date wheel etc. I only have that movement picture with the smoked dial with the twin-flag device print in front of it. Is this the pla...
by downer
Sun Oct 13, 2019 3:27 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Almost a year.
Replies: 19
Views: 504

Re: Almost a year.

Knowing how AVO loves a good statistic, I thought I'd add a chart to this thread. :D This shows the number of days between watch purchases - from the beginning of 2009 until now. As you can see, I am on a record-breaking run of just over 250 days since my last buy (Bremont U22), and there is a defin...
by downer
Sun Oct 13, 2019 2:56 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FLE #8 design submissions
Replies: 236
Views: 6052

Re: FLE #8 design submissions

welshlad wrote:Here's another Dartmouth variation I've been working on, with a light blue sunburst dial (hopefully looking a little more metallic in real life):

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Excellent. :thumbup:
by downer
Sun Oct 13, 2019 1:31 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Rolex prices
Replies: 8
Views: 407

Re: Rolex prices

I can't help with 2009/2010 prices, but I did find a June 2012 price list in my collection of brochures and other tat...

I scanned a couple of pages:

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by downer
Sun Oct 13, 2019 11:54 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CWL of the day
Replies: 27383
Views: 1511367

Re: CWL of the day

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by downer
Sat Oct 12, 2019 9:40 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: What are you listening to right now ?
Replies: 3729
Views: 252605

What are you listening to right now ?

^^ Excellent. :thumbup:
by downer
Sat Oct 12, 2019 8:34 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Buying Guide: The New Luxury Sports Watches of 2019
Replies: 25
Views: 770

Re: Buying Guide: The New Luxury Sports Watches of 2019

I got as far as trying on the VC. Lovely, but ultimately (to me) not worth the asking price. For the Genta vibe, I'm content with my Ingenieur...

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by downer
Sat Oct 12, 2019 5:35 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: FLE #8 design submissions
Replies: 236
Views: 6052

Re: FLE #8 design submissions

Hmm. Although I would consider buying the original design C60 Blue PVD, I must admit the yellow accents would definitely put me in the 'no' camp.
by downer
Wed Oct 09, 2019 10:21 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Buying Guide: The New Luxury Sports Watches of 2019
Replies: 25
Views: 770

Re: Buying Guide: The New Luxury Sports Watches of 2019

I’d swerve all of them tbh. I like the Chopard - with one important exception- the awful Roman numerals...
by downer
Tue Oct 08, 2019 2:57 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 53186
Views: 2290164

Re: Non CW of the Day

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by downer
Sun Oct 06, 2019 10:37 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 53186
Views: 2290164

Re: Non CW of the Day

^^ Yep, I noticed the dust when I saw the picture on my monitor. On the phone it looked fine...

Anyway,I will stick the crystal back on Asap. :)
by downer
Sun Oct 06, 2019 1:55 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 53186
Views: 2290164

Re: Non CW of the Day

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