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by watchaholic
Mon May 20, 2024 2:10 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: A pop of colour...
Replies: 86
Views: 1846

Re: A pop of colour...

How’s about a pop of yellow?
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by watchaholic
Tue May 14, 2024 6:50 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CWL of the day
Replies: 43809
Views: 2575960

Re: CWL of the day

^^^^ I’ve never really ever even considered owning an orange watch. But the contrast here, with the addition of the black bits, on all the silver bits, against the striking orange background has me a bit gobsmacked!
by watchaholic
Tue May 14, 2024 6:36 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: A pop of colour...
Replies: 86
Views: 1846

Re: A pop of colour...

Thanks guys, just the explanation I was looking for. The Fortis has always been a favorite in my watch box, though my particular variant is somewhat lacking in the pop of color.
by watchaholic
Tue May 14, 2024 6:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Twelve Power Reserve
Replies: 14
Views: 397

Re: The Twelve Power Reserve

Excellent post @rkovars . I, like you, are prone to taking a deep dive into the peculiarities of the heart of any watch, the movement. I have learned much of the same during a a recent visit to the Damasko website. They have been of a quest to improve on the failings of the the 2824 ETA movement, a...
by watchaholic
Tue May 14, 2024 5:00 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: A pop of colour...
Replies: 86
Views: 1846

Re: A pop of colour...

Light blue on this one. Lovely . (I can't get this watch out of my head. I think it's beautiful, striking, quirky, space-agey. But a reviewer has just called out for me what's quirky about it - no hour markers :shock: Could I wrap my head round a tool watch with a dress dial?? .... :? ) IMG_4800.jp...
by watchaholic
Tue May 14, 2024 4:24 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: The Twelve Power Reserve
Replies: 14
Views: 397

Re: The Twelve Power Reserve

Excellent post rkovars . I, like you, are prone to taking a deep dive into the peculiarities of the heart of any watch, the movement. I have learned much of the same during a a recent visit to the Damasko website. They have been of a quest to improve on the failings of the the 2824 ETA movement, and...
by watchaholic
Mon May 13, 2024 5:42 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 76102
Views: 3916775

Re: Non CW of the Day

Thunder1 wrote: Mon May 13, 2024 12:23 pm Starting off my work week w/...
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Love the wire lugs. :thumbup:
by watchaholic
Sun May 12, 2024 2:07 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 76102
Views: 3916775

Re: Non CW of the Day

This one for our youngest grandson’s 4th birthday party. 0425B329-8A5F-4F77-BE61-ED5C69232885.png 13D363A5-0511-4EE3-BFB2-D146AC8E5B27.jpeg Son in law was tasked by our daughter with cleaning their sailing dinghy and moving it to a part of the courtyard so that the children could play on the “pirat...
by watchaholic
Sun May 12, 2024 2:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CWL of the day
Replies: 43809
Views: 2575960

Re: CWL of the day

Straight out of the box. Ting, ting. Stunning and I'm stunned. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20240509/babeb91a937dd71e087e1236661b6896.jpg https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20240509/5e4a77bccade3a10162544fe910f9603.jpg C1 Bel Canto Phoenix 'Volcano Orange'. Guy Sent from my Galaxy S23 Ultra using...
by watchaholic
Thu May 09, 2024 2:02 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: New Moderator
Replies: 28
Views: 825

Re: New Moderator

Congratulations Rich, very much deserved. Thanks for all your hard work.
by watchaholic
Mon May 06, 2024 3:21 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread
Replies: 6680
Views: 636093

Re: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread

Not sure how I missed it, but I don’t recall ever seeing this before, I like it…. a lot, probably too much. IMG_3435.jpeg Has that tool watch vibe I seem to be drawn to. :ka: Those came in a range of colours; from memory I think red, blue, yellow, green and of course that black. For the particularl...
by watchaholic
Thu May 02, 2024 9:10 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread
Replies: 6680
Views: 636093

Re: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread

Not sure how I missed it, but I don’t recall ever seeing this before, I like it…. a lot, probably too much.
IMG_3435.jpeg
Has that tool watch vibe I seem to be drawn to. :ka:
by watchaholic
Wed May 01, 2024 9:57 pm
Forum: Vintage Watches (AVO's Playground)
Topic: Vintage watch of the day (30 years+)
Replies: 2251
Views: 225871

Re: Vintage watch of the day (30 years+)

A beautiful spring day here on the northern plains.
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Circa April 1980
by watchaholic
Wed May 01, 2024 9:52 pm
Forum: Vintage Watches (AVO's Playground)
Topic: Vintage watch of the day (30 years+)
Replies: 2251
Views: 225871

Re: Vintage watch of the day (30 years+)

All programmed and controlling my living room smart TV. Who'da thunk it! https://i.ibb.co/pRvcPSq/PXL-20240429-170050155.jpg Edit - should have moisturised before this :oops: Not generally a big fan of digital stuff, that is after all why I have a box full of mechanical timepieces, but that is pret...
by watchaholic
Wed May 01, 2024 9:47 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: WristCheck - Stif's mobile watchbox app project - Now live on iOS and Android!
Replies: 304
Views: 14359

Re: WristCheck - Stif's mobile watchbox app project - Now live on iOS and Android!

Hey Grant, seeing this post reminded me to try the backup on my iOS mini 13 again, and you have it working perfectly! Thanks again.