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by Ian Mc
Wed Oct 28, 2020 11:10 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: How is the research going?
Replies: 14
Views: 700

Re: How is the research going?

Challenging, devious but enjoyable. I cracked them.
by Ian Mc
Mon Oct 12, 2020 2:14 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Discount advice for luxury watch buy
Replies: 8
Views: 437

Re: Discount advice for luxury watch buy

I have managed to get discounts approaching 20% on 2 new omegas from an Ad. I asked for a price match with a grey dealer for one, which they gave, the other, I just asked for a best price, which they did without much hesitation. No experience with other brands. If they say no just say you will have ...
by Ian Mc
Fri Oct 02, 2020 9:15 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Can Watches be a Good Investment Today?
Replies: 21
Views: 759

Re: Can Watches be a Good Investment Today?

With interest rates as they are, I reckon if you buy carefully, probably pre owned, you may not lose money on a good watch if it is looked after. I have done that with some of my omegas, and the resale value now appears to be the same as or slightly more than the purchase price. Plus, of course, you...
by Ian Mc
Wed Sep 30, 2020 4:59 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Members' Photo Thread
Replies: 684
Views: 75439

Re: Members' Photo Thread

A walk out at Beacon Tarn, near Coniston, yesterday.
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by Ian Mc
Sun Sep 20, 2020 1:45 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 58649
Views: 2524205

Re: Non CW of the Day

A speedy for a sunny Sunday.
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by Ian Mc
Fri Sep 18, 2020 10:21 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: A new watch for myself!
Replies: 29
Views: 1032

Re: A new watch for myself!

I like!
Enjoy it.
👍
by Ian Mc
Wed Sep 16, 2020 9:40 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 58649
Views: 2524205

Re: Non CW of the Day

brash47 wrote:
Wed Sep 16, 2020 8:41 pm
Sometimes you just need to wear a Speedie.Image

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Somebody has to.
😁
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by Ian Mc
Wed Sep 09, 2020 10:49 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Tribus Watches
Replies: 92
Views: 3888

Re: Tribus Watches

I am, unfortunately, totally underwhelmed by these offerings.
by Ian Mc
Tue Sep 08, 2020 5:54 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 58649
Views: 2524205

Re: Non CW of the Day

Some more detail on that please Guy. It looks interesting! Its a Sold Out LE from Matthew Humphries Design the MHD AGT but there are several stunning other models currently available. I bought it a couple of years ago from Josh @ Watchitallabout, it having been his Review watch A couple of proper p...
by Ian Mc
Mon Sep 07, 2020 10:42 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 58649
Views: 2524205

Re: Non CW of the Day

Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Mon Sep 07, 2020 10:26 pm
#MotorsportMonday

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Guy

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Some more detail on that please Guy. It looks interesting!
by Ian Mc
Mon Sep 07, 2020 12:30 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: What’s the best thing about the watch you’re wearing right now?
Replies: 86
Views: 3085

Re: What’s the best thing about the watch you’re wearing right now?

The best thing about this is...
I made it, well, I made the case and dial, bought the glass and hands and assembled it.
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by Ian Mc
Fri Sep 04, 2020 6:09 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CWL of the day
Replies: 30272
Views: 1666515

Re: CWL of the day

Experimenting with the camera on my new phone.
by Ian Mc
Tue Aug 18, 2020 12:24 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Compact Camera Recommendations, Please?
Replies: 57
Views: 1495

Re: Compact Camera Recommendations, Please?

I have had a Panasonic lumix tz70 for a few years now, great little camera, great pics and versatile. Only slight criticism is that after being in my pockets for so long the anti glare is rubbing off the screen a bit. Doesn't t affect the picture quality of course, and there is always the optical vi...
by Ian Mc
Mon Aug 10, 2020 5:52 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: This day in post count history...
Replies: 25
Views: 804

Re: This day in post count history...

I have to confess to Wikipedia giving me the info, my history is dire, it was one of my two miserable failures a O level, French being an even worse result!
by Ian Mc
Mon Aug 10, 2020 5:44 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: This day in post count history...
Replies: 25
Views: 804

Re: This day in post count history...

Post 759.....

King Pepin III ("the Short") retake Narbonne from the Muslims, after a 7-year siege. He pushes them back across the Pyrenees, and the Muslims retreat to the Andalusian heartland after 40 years of occupation. The government of the city is assigned to the Visigothic count Miló.