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by richtel
Tue Jun 28, 2022 11:07 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 67693
Views: 3273419

Re: Non CW of the Day

First foreign holiday for a while and loving every minute. I always worry about which to take and always settle for a cheapie grab and go, but it’s doing sterling service above and under water. Cheapo Wenger diver.
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by richtel
Mon Jun 27, 2022 2:47 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: cheapy quartz fault help
Replies: 5
Views: 132

Re: cheapy quartz fault help

And it’s possible that over the course of 20 years the lubes have dried up and it doesn’t have the torque to overcome the stiction. A service may well be economically unviable but swapping out the movement might be workable.
by richtel
Fri Jun 24, 2022 7:42 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Post a picture from your latest ride
Replies: 1320
Views: 71687

Re: Post a picture from your latest ride

^^ Well done Scooter!

Looks like an epic ride Richard- lovely scenery. Absolutely love Scotland and the highlands. Getting on ok with the new Trumpet?
by richtel
Thu Jun 23, 2022 5:56 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: The watchaholic's alternative dictionary
Replies: 467
Views: 9837

Re: The watchaholic's alternative dictionary

Jet Lag - a sleep-wake disorder that occurs several days prior to travel due to inability to decide which watch(es) to take.
by richtel
Thu Jun 23, 2022 5:38 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: How often do you look at your movements?
Replies: 16
Views: 318

Re: How often do you look at your movements?

Absolutely- gazing at the beating heart of your mechanical watch is one of the core pleasures in admiring the miniature mechanical machine you otherwise take for granted.

Who can honestly say that they've not had occasion to Dunnyfidget ?
by richtel
Tue Jun 14, 2022 8:29 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: The Sad Soldier
Replies: 23
Views: 467

Re: The Sad Soldier

A fascinating read Scooter, thank you!
by richtel
Sun Jun 12, 2022 2:23 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Post a picture from your latest ride
Replies: 1320
Views: 71687

Re: Post a picture from your latest ride

Up early and out the door, very little on the roads other than a few other bikers, then later in the morning the usual packs of 'mamils'. A perfect morning for one of my favourite rides through the Forest of Dean, across the border and down the Wye Valley. Tree-lined roads hugging alongside the Wye ...
by richtel
Sat Jun 04, 2022 10:47 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Use only 5 words or less
Replies: 108
Views: 2333

Re: Use only 5 words or less

Great show for her Maj.
by richtel
Wed Jun 01, 2022 8:11 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: The “Where’s My Watch?” Game
Replies: 170
Views: 1583

Re: The “Where’s My Watch?” Game

^^ Finis Terrae?
by richtel
Wed Jun 01, 2022 6:06 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: The “Where’s My Watch?” Game
Replies: 170
Views: 1583

Re: The “Where’s My Watch?” Game

nbg wrote: Wed Jun 01, 2022 6:00 pm
richtel wrote: Wed Jun 01, 2022 5:55 pm
nbg wrote: Wed Jun 01, 2022 5:49 pm ^^^ yes if you know the significance of the phone box in its fictional setting, it is easy enough to find out the village that was used as a location in the film…

Neil
With who?
A cult British comedy film from the 1980’s…

Neil
With who and who :)
by richtel
Wed Jun 01, 2022 5:55 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: The “Where’s My Watch?” Game
Replies: 170
Views: 1583

Re: The “Where’s My Watch?” Game

nbg wrote: Wed Jun 01, 2022 5:49 pm ^^^ yes if you know the significance of the phone box in its fictional setting, it is easy enough to find out the village that was used as a location in the film…

Neil
With who?
by richtel
Wed Jun 01, 2022 5:13 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Are people warming?
Replies: 83
Views: 2698

Re: Are people warming?

jkbarnes wrote: Wed Jun 01, 2022 4:13 pm
Quality Man wrote: Wed Jun 01, 2022 4:00 pm I have now warmed.
I thought we might see this thread pop up again. That black! If it had white lume instead of vintage, I’d be 100% hooked.
I like that idea! -
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by richtel
Tue May 31, 2022 9:52 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: The watchaholic's alternative dictionary
Replies: 467
Views: 9837

Re: The watchaholic's alternative dictionary

^^ Very good :lol:

Watch Battery - Indiscriminate physical abuse of a watch being worn in innapropriate conditions
by richtel
Tue May 31, 2022 7:40 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: The Bargain Hunters Thread
Replies: 2068
Views: 342240

Re: The Bargain Hunters Thread

A few nice pieces in the Fraser Hart sale- https://www.fraserhart.co.uk/sale/watch ... ry-watches
by richtel
Mon May 30, 2022 8:22 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: The watchaholic's alternative dictionary
Replies: 467
Views: 9837

Re: The watchaholic's alternative dictionary

:lol: :lol:

Lederhausen - boxes for strap storage, popularly sold during October festivals