WURW Friday 10.27.2017

WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby Thunder1 » October 27th 2017, 3:18am

For the last day of work this week..
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A 'wink & a smile' for this evening..
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Walter & Winston woof 'TGIF, TGIF'..
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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby foghorn » October 27th 2017, 4:08am

Tea so cease tar


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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby smellody » October 27th 2017, 4:15am

Flying home from BWI

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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby NorthCountry » October 27th 2017, 5:16am

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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby biglove » October 27th 2017, 5:54am

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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby iwasbanned » October 27th 2017, 6:53am

to close out the week.

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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby TemerityB » October 27th 2017, 8:04am

Off today to attend a memorial service. Sad day.

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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby Pubbie » October 27th 2017, 8:28am

Some crackahs today.

Can't take even a clandestine photo at work because of the qualities of the people I work with, but it's this cheap little beaut:
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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby AJC » October 27th 2017, 9:08am

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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby AJC » October 27th 2017, 9:10am

Pubbie... Info... I like it.
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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby SynMike » October 27th 2017, 12:06pm

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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby horn_doc » October 27th 2017, 12:48pm

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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby MKTheVintageBloke » October 27th 2017, 1:41pm

Again...
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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby Thunder1 » October 27th 2017, 2:51pm

^^So sharp!!...
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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby 32771 » October 27th 2017, 5:46pm

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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby Richt2k » October 27th 2017, 8:57pm

AJC wrote:Pubbie... Info... I like it.


Quick Google search:

https://www.lip.fr/en/history/himalaya/ ... 71241.html
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Re: WURW Friday 10.27.2017

Postby Pubbie » October 30th 2017, 4:57am

AJC wrote:Pubbie... Info... I like it.

Yessir :-)

Sorry this is late.

It's a modern LIP based on the Himalaya case, upsized for modern tastes but is still only 40mm (the original was 35mm, but there is a reissue at 35mm too). Not bad, though the finishing on the sides is a bit low-rent. Nice dial though - and totally stain and dust free...

LIP does a lot of these reissues. They're cheap, good-looking and faithful to the originals in style and size. Purists will hate the quartz and imported Citizen movements of course, but that's because many of them still think you'll get a new, in-house automatic movement from a European watchmaker for two hundred quid :-)
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