Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby abduksion » March 30th 2017, 11:59pm

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[b]I just wasted ten minutes reading that thread, what a total bag of shit
in memory of bigedsurf. Life's is too short give a rats ass what others think
about the watches I buy and wear.
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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby Thunder1 » March 31st 2017, 3:27am

To end the work week..
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A 'wink and a smile' for this evening..
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Dubya woofs 'TGIF, TGIF'..
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Ebels are a lot like women that lack a low cut dress that zips up the side...neither get the love that they deserve...
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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby Kahuna74 » March 31st 2017, 4:40am

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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby SaoGage » March 31st 2017, 5:32am

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My IMGUR app is not working right now, so I pulled a pic from GooGlè.

This watch is badass...
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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby AntFarm » March 31st 2017, 6:38am

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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby SaoGage » March 31st 2017, 7:06am

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Got it working.
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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby NorthCountry » March 31st 2017, 7:15am

My favorite purchase of 2016 and a forum darling too.

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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby SaoGage » March 31st 2017, 8:10am

^^^^

I love mine also. Great, fun watch!
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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby iwasbanned » March 31st 2017, 9:20am

47mm and up!

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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby Bahoomba » March 31st 2017, 10:10am

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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby Mortuus » March 31st 2017, 11:16am

From Wing's younger, more creative days, the ANDROID "Mystic," featuring a beautiful gold-colored, 21-jewel 'skeletonized' movement from Miyota. One of Wing's truly iconic creations, designed & built before he became a part of the international conspiracy to bilk "shut-in's," "feebs" and even Meals on Wheels recipients of their milk and medication money, thus making Mantis Head one of the richest and most evil perpetrators of le mal horologique throughout the world.

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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby Mortuus » March 31st 2017, 11:24am

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Very interesting vintage Orient Surfin' piece, Anty; I like it! Any background info? 8-)
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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby smellody » March 31st 2017, 12:05pm

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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby jaw » March 31st 2017, 12:21pm

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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby SynMike » March 31st 2017, 1:48pm

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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby TemerityB » March 31st 2017, 2:01pm

^^^^^^^^^^ VSA is AOK.
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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby svaglic » March 31st 2017, 2:32pm

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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby AntFarm » March 31st 2017, 2:37pm

Mortuus wrote:
AntFarm wrote:

Very interesting vintage Orient Surfin' piece, Anty; I like it! Any background info? 8-)

Hey Mort thank you. It is a pretty cool one, probably the coolest and most unusual watch I own. I bought it from Nathan, kew, He's from Australia. I'd bet he has one of the biggest Orient collections. I've bought several from him and I was surprised when I saw he was selling this one. I bought it about 2 years ago. It was basically NOS with the boxes and such. Here's a link from when he purchased it back in 2012
http://forums.watchuseek.com/f410/orien ... 54157.html

Here's a site that has a bunch of vintage Orient watch ads and if you look in the second post about half way down is the Orient Srufin. There are also many others I would like to get a hold of...
http://forum.watch.ru/showthread.php?p=641639&langid=1

Unfortunately, other than this I don't have any other information to share.
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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby tiktok » March 31st 2017, 3:13pm

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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby tiktok » March 31st 2017, 3:15pm

Get a U-Boat bubba.
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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby Mortuus » March 31st 2017, 6:18pm

AntFarm wrote:
Mortuus wrote:
AntFarm wrote:

Very interesting vintage Orient Surfin' piece, Anty; I like it! Any background info? 8-)

Hey Mort thank you. It is a pretty cool one, probably the coolest and most unusual watch I own. I bought it from Nathan, kew, He's from Australia. I'd bet he has one of the biggest Orient collections. I've bought several from him and I was surprised when I saw he was selling this one. I bought it about 2 years ago. It was basically NOS with the boxes and such. Here's a link from when he purchased it back in 2012
http://forums.watchuseek.com/f410/orien ... 54157.html

Here's a site that has a bunch of vintage Orient watch ads and if you look in the second post about half way down is the Orient Srufin. There are also many others I would like to get a hold of...
http://forum.watch.ru/showthread.php?p=641639&langid=1

Unfortunately, other than this I don't have any other information to share.


All good stuff, Anty; many thanks...and again: WAY KEWL watch! 8-)
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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby Mortuus » March 31st 2017, 6:25pm

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I love this watch/strap color combination, mien chaver, but why are you wearing a 'scrunchie' on your wrist? Did Mrs. Tik give it to you to hold when you were out on the boat...? :???:
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Re: Friday Wrist Check 3/31/17

Postby tiktok » March 31st 2017, 6:50pm

Mortuus wrote:
tiktok wrote:Image

I love this watch/strap color combination, mien chaver, but why are you wearing a 'scrunchie' on your wrist? Did Mrs. Tik give it to you to hold when you were out on the boat...? :???:


Actually that's the end of a sweatshirt that my dog chewed the end seam off of....
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