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by retroworx
Tue Nov 21, 2017 7:02 am
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: Elgin Townsman model 4640 21j grade 675.
Replies: 4
Views: 46

Re: Elgin Townsman model 4640 21j grade 675.

Congrats! Fabulous model, indeed.
by retroworx
Sat Nov 18, 2017 8:26 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Dial Cleaning
Replies: 4
Views: 86

Re: Dial Cleaning

Many people on the forum use Haggerty's jewelry cleaner mixed with some percentage of water to improve their dials. Just proceed with extreme caution and know that the solution may strip the lacquer or print from the dial. I personally use a Tarn-X and water solution with mixed results. Too much or ...
by retroworx
Thu Nov 16, 2017 12:35 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Buyers Resources
Replies: 7
Views: 113

Re: Buyers Resources

You can buy direct from the Illinois Master himself:

http://www.illinoiswatches.com/

If you don't see a model listed for sale, feel free to email him with inquiries.
by retroworx
Mon Nov 13, 2017 7:20 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: November 2017 Incoming
Replies: 2
Views: 149

Re: November 2017 Incoming

Sweet Vantage duo, Todd. Purchases have significantly slowed for me the past couple of months, but I did pick up this beauty recently: rockford pacer.10.jpg (See, Pat? I told you Pacers are a slippery slope! :lol: ) P.S. I have a different Rockford Screw Pacer (working 505) that is available for sal...
by retroworx
Fri Nov 10, 2017 3:49 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 11/5/2017 thru 11/11/2017
Replies: 26
Views: 599

Re: WRUW 11/5/2017 thru 11/11/2017

GreenBayStamps wrote:
Wed Nov 08, 2017 8:11 am
For Wednesday a maiden voyage for my first Pacer. "I was never going to own one! :shock:
Uh-oh, Pat, that is one slippery slope. . . . :D
by retroworx
Wed Oct 25, 2017 10:59 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: October 2017 Incoming
Replies: 3
Views: 126

Re: October 2017 Incoming

Very patriotic looking ST-5500 there, Pat. Looks great!
by retroworx
Fri Oct 06, 2017 12:32 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Dear EBay Sellers:
Replies: 264
Views: 44402

Re: Dear EBay Sellers:

Clyde wrote:
Thu Oct 05, 2017 7:12 pm
I reached out to him a while back on personal message and email, and didn't hear back. Hope he's okay.
Re Norm: I did the same. Same result, same hope.
by retroworx
Wed Oct 04, 2017 10:46 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: What's going on with Meteors?
Replies: 10
Views: 731

Re: The Madness Continues

stales wrote:
Tue Oct 03, 2017 11:23 am
I wish the seller the best of luck - but USD2,650! SERIOUSLY????

http://www.ebay.com.au/itm/SUPERB-RARE- ... Sw9y1Zx311
Actually showing up as $3,311.50 US.
by retroworx
Sun Oct 01, 2017 5:45 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 9/24 through 9/30/17
Replies: 37
Views: 1081

Re: WRUW 9/24 through 9/30/17

GreenBayStamps wrote:
Sun Oct 01, 2017 5:42 am
I think Susan, if I was going to call one "Ghost White" It would be this one with the dial from the R & D department. I had on earlier in the week. :)
Oops, yes Pat, that is the one I meant to call "The Ghost".