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Re: I raided the strap box!

Postby Bahnstormer_vRS » Wed May 02, 2018 1:05 pm

Amor Vincit Omnia wrote:
MiniMpi wrote:The all work fantastically well Steve, bar the green strap on the C3 MK1 but that's just my thoughts.

We must agree to differ, Ferg. I wore the C3 on the green strap today and just love it! :D
Guess it's worth remembering that the dial on your C3 Chrono is Cream which, on reflection, should go well with the Green strap.

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Re: I raided the strap box!

Postby gavinbooker » Wed May 02, 2018 6:45 pm

Agreed, a change of strap really does freshen up the look of an old one
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Re: I raided the strap box!

Postby Amor Vincit Omnia » Sat May 05, 2018 7:37 am

Amor Vincit Omnia wrote:Two days into my CW week and the Speedy and Tank are still resting in the box. Yesterday I wore the C3 on the green strap, today the Ascari, tomorrow the FLE, Thursday the blue C3 and Friday the DBR1. :D

Withdrawal symptoms? Not yet. The new straps are providing plenty of interest.

My CW working week was duly completed as described above. I enjoyed wearing all of them and the three that have changed straps wore very well. Going for a wander around town this morning, I shall dig out a summer shirt and some shorts and I am half thinking of wearing the Ascari. 8)
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Re: I raided the strap box!

Postby opettaja » Wed May 16, 2018 5:46 pm

:lol: I usually end up buying new straps not long after getting a new watch. My Legend Diver has a Milanese strap that I thought I would change up with a tan leather, didn't like it, then I got a dark brown, didn't get on with it, then found a nice Cordura. Liked it the most but was a bit stiff even after a couple of weeks. Finally am back on the Milanese and loving it. I really should not look at strap sites... :oops:
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Re: I raided the strap box!

Postby Bahnstormer_vRS » Wed May 16, 2018 7:10 pm

opettaja wrote::lol: I usually end up buying new straps not long after getting a new watch. My Legend Diver has a Milanese strap that I thought I would change up with a tan leather, didn't like it, then I got a dark brown, didn't get on with it, then found a nice Cordura. Liked it the most but was a bit stiff even after a couple of weeks. Finally am back on the Milanese and loving it. I really should not look at strap sites... :oops:
Nothing unusual there.

Happens to some / most of us all the time.

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Re: I raided the strap box!

Postby StrapMeister » Wed May 16, 2018 9:45 pm

Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
opettaja wrote::lol: I usually end up buying new straps not long after getting a new watch. My Legend Diver has a Milanese strap that I thought I would change up with a tan leather, didn't like it, then I got a dark brown, didn't get on with it, then found a nice Cordura. Liked it the most but was a bit stiff even after a couple of weeks. Finally am back on the Milanese and loving it. I really should not look at strap sites... :oops:
Nothing unusual there
Happens to some / most of us all the time.
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