C65 GMT Webbing Strap = what's up ?

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Re: C65 GMT Webbing Strap = what's up ?

Post by Clach77 » Fri Feb 01, 2019 4:35 pm

Now that does look good. :thumbup:
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Re: C65 GMT Webbing Strap = what's up ?

Post by StrapMeister » Fri Feb 01, 2019 5:58 pm

I was worried that the Khaki might be too green but that is spot on joeegg17 :thumbup:
Might have to buy one of those myself :D
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Re: C65 GMT Webbing Strap = what's up ?

Post by joeegg17 » Fri Feb 01, 2019 6:46 pm

StrapMeister wrote:
Fri Feb 01, 2019 5:58 pm
I was worried that the Khaki might be too green but that is spot on joeegg17 :thumbup:
Might have to buy one of those myself :D

Yeah I'm not sure what the official shade of green Khaki is but the strap is very pale , almost washed out .
The wife's just come home and had a look and she absolutely loves it and thinks it's even better looking than the C65 Vintage Diver on Camel that she bought me for Christmas .

Might try and get some better outside shots tomorrow.

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Re: C65 GMT Webbing Strap = what's up ?

Post by joeegg17 » Sat Feb 02, 2019 12:30 pm

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Thought I'd play around with strap combos and I think it just goes to show how versatile the C65 range is . The Vintage Diver really works on the webbing strap which I really wasn't expecting .

Sorry again for the orientation of the pictures . Im using a phone instead of a laptop and obviously it makes correcting this above my skill level .

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Re: C65 GMT Webbing Strap = what's up ?

Post by Bahnstormer_vRS » Sat Feb 02, 2019 2:26 pm

@joeegg17 - looking at your post via Tapatalk on my phone, your pictures are correctly oriented.

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Re: C65 GMT Webbing Strap = what's up ?

Post by Jcalder68 » Sat Feb 02, 2019 3:13 pm

Both combinations look great, I just wish they were available in their shorter (XS) sizes.

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Re: C65 GMT Webbing Strap = what's up ?

Post by StrapMeister » Sat Feb 02, 2019 3:25 pm

joeegg17 wrote:
Sat Feb 02, 2019 12:30 pm
Thought I'd play around with strap combos and I think it just goes to show how versatile the C65 range is .
Agreed :thumbup:
So decided to have a play too albeit with my GMT and with the straps I have.
Up until now it's been on a bracelet
ImageC65_Trident_GMT_002 by StrapMeister, on Flickr
Then started to have a play:
ImageC65_Trident_GMT_Exp003 by StrapMeister, on Flickr
ImageC65_Trident_GMT_Exp002 by StrapMeister, on Flickr
ImageC65_Trident_GMT_Exp001 by StrapMeister, on Flickr
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Re: C65 GMT Webbing Strap = what's up ?

Post by joeegg17 » Sun Feb 03, 2019 7:24 pm

Definitely proves it a very versatile watch . I was intending at some point to buy a bracelet for it but this is now my least favourite option , i will probably buy a spare webbing strap while they are still available .
I have to say over the years I've had a dozen or more CW watches and this C65 GMT on the webbing is by far my favourite.
Glad my hunch on ordering the unfashionable option has really paid off .

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Re: C65 GMT Webbing Strap = what's up ?

Post by StrapMeister » Sun Feb 17, 2019 3:08 pm

So have been on the hunt for a Khaki strap and came up with this, which pretty much matches the vintage lume indices and hands :D
ImageC65_Trident_GMT_Exp004 by StrapMeister, on Flickr
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