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by retroworx
Sun Aug 13, 2017 4:47 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: August 2017 Incoming
Replies: 6
Views: 173

Re: August 2017 Incoming

stryfox wrote:
Sat Aug 12, 2017 5:29 am
I'm also a sucker for boxes
Wonder where you picked up that bug. :D
by retroworx
Fri Aug 11, 2017 4:44 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: August 2017 Incoming
Replies: 6
Views: 173

Re: August 2017 Incoming

Also scored a second of the rare original Ventura long boxes with the original "Electric" sash:

Ventura pair + boxes2.10.jpg
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More about these boxes can be found in this thread:

viewtopic.php?f=6&t=8615&hilit=ventura+box
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by retroworx
Fri Aug 11, 2017 4:42 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: August 2017 Incoming
Replies: 6
Views: 173

August 2017 Incoming

Acquired this NOS 1990s Hamilton King Chrono III (automatic Valjoux 7750) with box, papers and strap. (This pic does not show the original strap — I removed the original one to preserve it and was too lazy to swap it back on for these photos, LOL.)

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by retroworx
Fri Aug 11, 2017 4:08 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Ventura: My Own Piece of Electric History
Replies: 29
Views: 3955

Re: Ventura: My Own Piece of Electric History

. . . Update to my original post from over a year ago (page 1, this thread): And then there were 2. (Boxes, that is. :) ) Ventura pair + boxes2.10.jpg Now both my black and white dial Electric Venturas have a proper home. :D . P.S. For those who don't want to review all the pages in this thread: The...
by retroworx
Thu Aug 10, 2017 7:34 am
Forum: Watch and Watch parts wanted
Topic: WTB: Hamilton Fontainebleau Crystal (GS CY1000)
Replies: 4
Views: 109

Re: WTB: Hamilton Fontainebleau Crystal (GS CY1000)

I say let's leave it up to show what a great forum and resource we have here. ;)
by retroworx
Thu Aug 10, 2017 4:27 am
Forum: Memorabilia For Sale
Topic: FOR SALE: Rene Rondeau Hamilton Wristwatches book
Replies: 2
Views: 101

Re: Rene Rondeau Hamilton Wristwatches book

Prices are required on our sales postings: Please add a price, thanks.
by retroworx
Wed Aug 09, 2017 7:32 am
Forum: Bulova Watch Forum
Topic: Bulova Spinnaker
Replies: 8
Views: 820

Re: Bulova Spinnaker

Yes, 2 on eBay for quite a while at absolutely ridiculous prices.
by retroworx
Wed Aug 09, 2017 5:06 am
Forum: Rolex Watch Forum
Topic: Paul Newman's Paul Newman
Replies: 4
Views: 127

Re: Paul Newman's Paul Newman

I had been aware that the watch was coming up for auction, and had seen speculation about the million$$ it would bring, but hadn't read its history, so thanks for the link, Bryan. P.S. Good thing you mentioned you stop at this forum first in the morning, otherwise we would think you were cheating on...
by retroworx
Tue Aug 08, 2017 4:12 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Photobucket has gone full retard
Replies: 56
Views: 1868

Re: Photobucket has gone full retard

Hmmm, I just relisted some unsold stuff on eBay and I see that the embedded Photobucket links in my custom HTML descriptions are still working?? I know nothing about this stuff, but the links are in this format (I have X-d out some private info in the example): <img src="http://XXXXX.photobucket.com...
by retroworx
Mon Aug 07, 2017 4:12 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Odd Jobs
Replies: 5
Views: 203

Re: Odd Jobs

GJH wrote:
Sun Aug 06, 2017 6:28 am
Yes, I can wind clocks and tell time. :D
Don't sell yourself short — that's TWO jobs. :lol: