WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby NorthCountry » August 9th 2017, 3:29am

Starting year number 29 at the same place of employment. Not to bad except I still have 20 to go...ugh.

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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby Thunder1 » August 9th 2017, 3:41am

^^That is what I call job security!!..for work today..
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For this evening..
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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby bedlam » August 9th 2017, 3:43am

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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby codguy » August 9th 2017, 4:35am

Sibling to yesterday's wartch

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Postby biglove » August 9th 2017, 5:15am

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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby foghorn » August 9th 2017, 5:31am

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This is the jinnies with their legahorns feinting to read in theirhandmade's book of stralegy while making their war undisidesthe Willingdone
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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby MKTheVintageBloke » August 9th 2017, 5:55am

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Lovely watch- it's got a slightly 1940s style to it.

This one for me today:
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Roamer, made for (and signed by) Turler, powered by an MST 360. According to an inscription under one of the lugs (interpreted with the help of a watchmaker at Turler, when I have contacted them about that), sold to its first owner in June 1948.
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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby Racer-X » August 9th 2017, 8:00am

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Postby TemerityB » August 9th 2017, 1:11pm

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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby Mortuus » August 9th 2017, 2:43pm

This is one of those wartches that I picked up for next-to-nothing at an estate sale, only to find out that its stones are actually the real deal, right down to the genuine emerald in the killer whale's eye. :mrgreen:

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A bit garish, but me likes it anyhowl...
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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby Mortuus » August 9th 2017, 2:52pm

NorthCountry wrote:Starting year number 29 at the same place of employment. Not to bad except I still have 20 to go...ugh.

Um, congratulations...? :???:
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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby biglove » August 9th 2017, 4:10pm

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I was an idiot to ever sell this watch.
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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby artman » August 9th 2017, 4:27pm

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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby abduksion » August 9th 2017, 5:35pm

My first Deep Blue 3000m diver. Was taking early in the day just forget to post it here.


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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby artman » August 9th 2017, 5:48pm

abduksion wrote:My first Deep Blue 3000m diver. Was taking early in the day just forget to post it here.


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Very cool Kev!
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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby abduksion » August 9th 2017, 6:06pm

artman wrote:
abduksion wrote:My first Deep Blue 3000m diver. Was taking early in the day just forget to post it here.


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Very cool Kev!


Thank you I may have to rethink the why I hate Deep Blue thing.
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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby artman » August 9th 2017, 6:36pm

Yeah, I don't quite understand the negativity towards Deep Blue. From what I've seen they look good, but then again, I've never seen one in person.
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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby foghorn » August 9th 2017, 6:42pm

^^^^^^^^^^^^^

Guilty by association with being sold mostly on TV at one time.

Not bad watches if you can grab one on one of the websites sales.
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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby biglove » August 9th 2017, 6:42pm

artman wrote:Yeah, I don't quite understand the negativity towards Deep Blue. From what I've seen they look good, but then again, I've never seen one in person.


Have owned 5-6. Currently own none.
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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby PiningforElgin » August 9th 2017, 7:59pm

Looked at from afar one may think it's the abominable Invicter, but it's totally not!
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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby abduksion » August 9th 2017, 8:46pm

biglove wrote:
artman wrote:Yeah, I don't quite understand the negativity towards Deep Blue. From what I've seen they look good, but then again, I've never seen one in person.


Have owned 5-6. Currently own none.


Which models did you own? This is my first so far I'm liking it but time will tell.
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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby biglove » August 9th 2017, 8:57pm

abduksion wrote:
biglove wrote:
artman wrote:Yeah, I don't quite understand the negativity towards Deep Blue. From what I've seen they look good, but then again, I've never seen one in person.


Have owned 5-6. Currently own none.


Which models did you own? This is my first so far I'm liking it but time will tell.


1. Deep Blue Sea Diver 1K-yellow
2. Deep Blue Pro Aqua 1500-blue
3. Deep Blue Pro Aqua 1500-red
4. Deep Blue Bluetech Master 500
5. Deep Blue T100 Military Diver
6. Deep Blue T100 Daynight 32
7. Deep Blue Pro Aqua 1500 Quarter Bezel
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Re: WURW, Wednesday 8/9/17

Postby PiningforElgin » August 9th 2017, 9:23pm

Does DB still make Miyota 9015 watches? That movement is no way inferior to an ETA 2824 and I've always coveted one
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