The Bargain Hunters Thread

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The Bargain Hunters Thread

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I've seen people posting about great deals they find (online or locally) frequently. Thought there could be a unified thread to share it with others. Post any great deals you come across.

To start with -

1) Two Amazon-exclusive Seiko quartz chronographs for $69.99 - TODAY only
http://www.amazon.com/b/ref=lp_86199680 ... PDKIKX0DER

2) Long Island Watch has a sale on Orient Star Standard Date - these are the ones with the super anti-reflective SAR coating (black carbon fiber for $319, two-tone for $349, unfortunately the white one which looks great and aqua-terraish is not included in this deal)
http://www.longislandwatch.com/SearchRe ... ard%20Date

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This Seiko 5 has to be the only choice for a sub 50 quid watch

http://www.amazon.co.uk/Seiko-Mens-Auto ... ds=Seiko+5
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I think that a thread is a good idea.
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That Orient Star standard date in black is a looker. I just wish for a minute I lived stateside..... :(
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reggie747 wrote:That Orient Star standard date in black is a looker. I just wish for a minute I lived stateside..... :(
Reggie, I think someone ordered an Orient from them for delivery in the UK, can't remember exactly but I think it was via Amazon and the price included tax vat and delivery.

I'll wait however to be corrected if I'm wrong.

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Great thread idea blowfish.

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You can buy orient in the UK from island watches, via amazon. That's where I bought my blue Ray.


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reggie747 wrote:That Orient Star standard date in black is a looker. I just wish for a minute I lived stateside..... :(
I believe Long Island Watch ships worldwide. Even with included cost of shipping, it would be cheaper than UK rates (like most other watches :lol: )

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I picked this up a few years ago on Ebay for the bargain price of $12.50 plus shipping from Singapore.
They can still be had if you poke around, but a bit more now.

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DanV wrote:You can buy orient in the UK from island watches, via amazon. That's where I bought my blue Ray.


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james80 wrote:Great thread idea blowfish.
I agree. Being a thrifty northerner this is right up my steet
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Great idea, I will contribute to this thread as often as I can.

Have to admit the Orient Star Standard Date on Islandwatch is ridiculously good value!
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gbbird wrote:
james80 wrote:Great thread idea blowfish.
I agree. Being a thrifty northerner this is right up my steet
Lol, took the words right of my mouth :D

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I recently entered a competition with watchobsession.co.uk and got a discount code for 10% off.

I bought a strap for my Trident FLE with it.
I thought I'd post the code here for members to get a discount as hopefully it can be used again :

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