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by retroworx
Sat Apr 20, 2019 1:30 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Hamilton Vantage Futura X1 Surprise
Replies: 6
Views: 185

Re: Hamilton Vantage Futura X1 Surprise

If it ever needs replacement parts, you just run them through a 3D printer! 👍
by retroworx
Fri Apr 19, 2019 2:30 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: 986a
Replies: 6
Views: 223

Re: 986a

Bravo, Afire! Really nice of you to take the time and respond to this.
by retroworx
Thu Apr 18, 2019 5:06 am
Forum: Watches for Sale -- All items must have a price. Please write sold when your watch has been sold
Topic: FS: Rare **YELLOW** Gold Filled Tonneau Engraved
Replies: 0
Views: 118

FS: Rare **YELLOW** Gold Filled Tonneau Engraved

As many of you know, there is a subtle difference between yellow and green gold fill. This Tonneau Engraved has been been confirmed by Mark to be yellow , not green, making it a pretty rare bird, with production records showing only 816 made in this color. (Contrast that with 16,392 white, and 5,568...
by retroworx
Wed Apr 17, 2019 10:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mystery Longines/Wittnauer
Replies: 2
Views: 135

Re: Mystery Longines/Wittnauer

Thanks! More data for my Google or eBay search. :)
by retroworx
Wed Apr 17, 2019 5:51 am
Forum: Hamilton Boxes
Topic: Hamilton Boxes
Replies: 118
Views: 43864

Re: Hamilton Boxes

Incredible collection of Hamilton pocket watch boxes from Jim Haney:


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by retroworx
Wed Apr 17, 2019 5:49 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Incredible Hamilton Pocket Watch Box Collection
Replies: 1
Views: 88

Incredible Hamilton Pocket Watch Box Collection

I stumbled upon one of these photos in a random Google search a while ago and was just floored by the variety of colors. I recently located the owner of the collection, Jim Haney, on the NAWCC forums (which I confess to never visiting :oops: ), and he has graciously given me permission to share thes...
by retroworx
Wed Apr 17, 2019 5:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mystery Longines/Wittnauer
Replies: 2
Views: 135

Mystery Longines/Wittnauer

Does anyone recognize this case and can they point me to an image of the complete watch? (The case is stamped "Longines Wittnauer" and "1840")

Thanks!

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by retroworx
Wed Apr 17, 2019 5:15 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: April 2019 Incoming
Replies: 4
Views: 233

Re: April 2019 Incoming

Nice ones, as always, Pat!
by retroworx
Tue Apr 16, 2019 3:43 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Newbie repair/tool questions
Replies: 20
Views: 726

Re: Newbie repair/tool questions

hamiltonelectric wrote:
Tue Apr 16, 2019 7:09 am
I second the advice to get proper hand pushers. Cheap and very effective!
Rene, would you recall which size hand pushers are best for Electric hour and minutes? I have a few pushers, but the minutes are not quite right....
by retroworx
Mon Apr 15, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: „8001: A Space Odyssey“ – an unusual ZentRa Savoy aka Hamilton Odyssee
Replies: 4
Views: 206

Re: „8001: A Space Odyssey“ – an unusual ZentRa Savoy aka Hamilton Odyssee

Maybe Hamilton had secured the rights to use the words "2001" Odyssee but Zentra had not?