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by StrapMeister
Sat Apr 13, 2019 10:24 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Mid-life crisis, challenge, bucket-list or life-long dream?
Replies: 124
Views: 4983

Re: Mid-life crisis, challenge, bucket-list or life-long dream?

Oh wow 8) ...Z900 :cuinlove:

I've been tempted by one of these:
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Yep...it's a Honda :shock: :D
by StrapMeister
Sat Apr 13, 2019 10:12 pm
Forum: SOTC Gallery
Topic: SOTC SimonCB April '19
Replies: 14
Views: 518

Re: SOTC SimonCB April '19

I’ll try to do some research and report back. Here's a good start: https://en.wikibooks.org/wiki/Budget_Watch_Collecting/Timex_date_codes Managed to ascertain that the numbers at 6 (27671 02577) equate to the following: Catalogue number 27671, movement 025, year 1977 The model seems as if it could ...
by StrapMeister
Sat Apr 13, 2019 9:56 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Mid-life crisis, challenge, bucket-list or life-long dream?
Replies: 124
Views: 4983

Re: Mid-life crisis, challenge, bucket-list or life-long dream?

Really pleased that you are following the route of getting additional training - You will undoubtedly learn a lot and should be fun.

As for considering selling a couple of watches to fund another steed...that I can quite understand and something that has crossed my mind too.
by StrapMeister
Sat Apr 13, 2019 3:11 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Waited just over a year but it was worth it!
Replies: 22
Views: 823

Re: Waited just over a year but it was worth it!

@StrapMeister - Hi Nigel, What do you think of the new Vintage Canvas NATO from George? I got an email from ebay about them yesterday and have 'watched' them. Am thinking of getting one to try. Guy Hi Guy, It was Alex r, in another thread, that pointed me to George Straps on eBay. I have to say for...
by StrapMeister
Sat Apr 13, 2019 1:47 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: The Unplanned Tudor
Replies: 28
Views: 915

Re: The Unplanned Tudor

That's a great buy and a lovely watch Chris :thumbup:
I think that Tudors are great value for money and my BBR is one of my favourites.
by StrapMeister
Sat Apr 13, 2019 1:39 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 50674
Views: 2200550

Re: Non CW of the Day

by StrapMeister
Sat Apr 13, 2019 1:38 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Waited just over a year but it was worth it!
Replies: 22
Views: 823

Re: Waited just over a year but it was worth it!

Picked up a Canvas NATO from GeorgeStraps on eBay https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Vintage-Military-Canvas-NATO-Watch-Strap-18mm-20mm-22mm-Green/183762957314?ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT&var=691364033996&_trksid=p2060353.m2749.l2649 Arrived this morning and fitted...couldn’t be happier :D https://live.st...
by StrapMeister
Fri Apr 12, 2019 10:05 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: The Unplanned Tudor
Replies: 28
Views: 915

Re: The Unplanned Tudor

BBB on the NATO :fondof:
by StrapMeister
Fri Apr 12, 2019 9:59 pm
Forum: Straps
Topic: Nato’s With bronze fittings?
Replies: 3
Views: 183

Re: Nato’s With bronze fittings?

Very quick Google search threw up the following albeit out of stock, but at least they do exist.
https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/ZULU-3-Ring- ... 1256164531
https://www.strapcode.com/products/nato-bzz00-006br
by StrapMeister
Fri Apr 12, 2019 9:46 pm
Forum: SOTC Gallery
Topic: SOTC SimonCB April '19
Replies: 14
Views: 518

Re: SOTC SimonCB April '19

Very nice collection Simon :thumbup:
The SMP is an absolute classic in my book - great watch.
Also drawn towards the Longines and absolutely fascinated by the Timex.
by StrapMeister
Fri Apr 12, 2019 5:38 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 50674
Views: 2200550

Re: Non CW of the Day

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by StrapMeister
Thu Apr 11, 2019 12:51 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 50674
Views: 2200550

Re: Non CW of the Day

Alex r wrote:
Wed Apr 10, 2019 6:29 pm
Found the link for the strap https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/183638223785?ul_noapp=true
Many thanks Alex :thumbup:

P.S. Just found the thread with the comparison against the Haveston NATO :)
by StrapMeister
Wed Apr 10, 2019 9:01 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 50674
Views: 2200550

Re: Non CW of the Day

Alex r wrote:
Wed Apr 10, 2019 6:29 pm
This today for a change
Image

Sent from my TA-1012 using Tapatalk
Unusual Monster :thumbup:
Is that a Haveston M-1936-B STRAP A2 (HAV036B) strap?
by StrapMeister
Wed Apr 10, 2019 8:52 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Waited just over a year but it was worth it!
Replies: 22
Views: 823

Re: Waited just over a year but it was worth it!

sproughton wrote:
Wed Apr 10, 2019 10:58 am
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Very sharp lugs!
You're absolutely right...I've just checked and the underside of the ends of the lugs is quite sharp.

Just had a play and tried a Blue Suede Shoe NATO strap
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