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by Tortoise
Sun Oct 25, 2020 12:20 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pilot watches
Replies: 23
Views: 971

Re: Pilot watches

The black Leftie Chrono is an MAT Watches AG6 CHL. French brand who do a lot of 'specials' for the French Armed Forces and Police. Its a chunky watch at 44mm case width, but short lugs help it wear smaller. Valjoux 7750 inside. Guy Sent from my Xperia 5 using Tapatalk Many thanks. :thumbup: cheers
by Tortoise
Sun Oct 25, 2020 12:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pilot watches
Replies: 23
Views: 971

Re: Pilot watches

The Sinn was cool but personally for the money (£1200) I was a tad underwhelmed, especially compared to CW. Hello @Fat-Sam, I've had the Sinn 104 on my radar for a little while but your post has got me a bit worried ... You mentioned that you were a "tad underwhelmed" - is there anything in particu...
by Tortoise
Sun Oct 25, 2020 12:01 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Pilot watches
Replies: 23
Views: 971

Re: Pilot watches

A selection of Aviators, from my collection. https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20201016/2370d766859e410efb96ae719f29e93a.jpg Quite a variety of styles. Guy Sent from my Xperia 5 using Tapatalk Wow! That's an enviable "selection" Guy ... The Breguet oozes class. What is the piece shown fourth from th...
by Tortoise
Sat Oct 24, 2020 2:33 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 58586
Views: 2513667

Re: Non CW of the Day

Just starting to rain here ..
Marathon GSAR 201024.jpg
by Tortoise
Fri Oct 23, 2020 10:52 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Pics of your past loves. . . . .
Replies: 20
Views: 861

Re: Pics of your past loves. . . . .

^^ WOW ! :shock:
Superlative Collector .. :D
by Tortoise
Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:38 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: use only three words
Replies: 30967
Views: 1096732

Re: use only three words

Feeling your pain !
by Tortoise
Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:37 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: use only three words
Replies: 30967
Views: 1096732

Re: use only three words

StrappedUp wrote:
Thu Oct 22, 2020 10:04 am
Missed parcel delivery #-o
Sorry to hear.. :problem:
by Tortoise
Thu Oct 22, 2020 7:47 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: use only three words
Replies: 30967
Views: 1096732

Re: use only three words

Any hints then?
by Tortoise
Thu Oct 22, 2020 2:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: My first CW watch has arrived!!!!
Replies: 10
Views: 515

Re: My first CW watch has arrived!!!!

That's a great choice!
Hope you enjoy it for many years to come..

cheers
by Tortoise
Thu Oct 22, 2020 2:31 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 58586
Views: 2513667

Re: Non CW of the Day

^ That does look great! ... good as new !? :D
The case shape always makes me think of retro space helmets (appropriately, I guess) ...
Did you send it to Omega or an independent?
regards
by Tortoise
Wed Oct 21, 2020 6:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CWL of the day
Replies: 30247
Views: 1662863

Re: CWL of the day

Bident wrote:
Wed Oct 21, 2020 5:24 am
Tortoise wrote:
Wed Oct 21, 2020 3:24 am
^ Looks good on the tropic strap John.. :thumbup:


C65 B+G 201021.jpg
Thanks Ian! It might look good with your C65 B&G as well. Beautiful piece.
Thanks, yes - good suggestion!
regards
by Tortoise
Wed Oct 21, 2020 3:30 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CWL of the day
Replies: 30247
Views: 1662863

Re: CWL of the day

tikkathree wrote:
Tue Oct 20, 2020 3:57 pm
Oh yeah!20201020_155347.jpg
Hi Tikkathree, your Ombre looks great on that strap with the matching bronze hardware.. do you mind sharing where that strap is from please?
cheers
by Tortoise
Wed Oct 21, 2020 3:24 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CWL of the day
Replies: 30247
Views: 1662863

Re: CWL of the day

^ Looks good on the tropic strap John.. :thumbup:

C65 B+G 201021.jpg
by Tortoise
Sun Oct 18, 2020 2:13 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Laco Valencia 39
Replies: 3
Views: 202

Re: Laco Valencia 39

Thanks for sharing, I enjoyed the narrative and the photos... Agree with your thoughts on the excellent legibility and the slight visual tension of the date window placement next to the 6.. (fairly unobtrusive though given the colour-matched window IMO). I really like the exhibition case back for th...
by Tortoise
Sun Oct 18, 2020 1:43 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CWL of the day
Replies: 30247
Views: 1662863

Re: CWL of the day

^ Great shot Ferg! I came close to pulling the trigger on one of those and when I see a shot like that it makes me wish I had "scratched the itch" as they say .. :D
C60 Bronze 201018.jpg