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by HandyDan
Thu Jul 05, 2018 5:08 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch ID Forum
Topic: Post Your Mystery Hamiltons Here.
Replies: 301
Views: 56222

Re: Post Your Mystery Hamiltons Here.

adambravo wrote:
Thu Jul 05, 2018 5:11 pm
So... are the hour markers (in this case, the numbers and triangles) attached to the glass, while the dial (with the resistor graphic) is separate?
Weird, my answer shows up before your question ... am I good or what? :lol:
by HandyDan
Thu Jul 05, 2018 5:06 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch ID Forum
Topic: Post Your Mystery Hamiltons Here.
Replies: 301
Views: 56222

Re: Post Your Mystery Hamiltons Here.

No, the dial has applied gold numerals and markers... they are solid gold and "riveted" on with little posts that go through holes in the dial. The dial refinisher pushes them out (from behind) to refinish the dial and then presses them back on when the paint's dry. The trick is to get the printing ...
by HandyDan
Mon Jul 02, 2018 5:14 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Help Me Help the NAWCC
Replies: 9
Views: 1115

Re: Help Me Help the NAWCC

And the winner is... Tom Eanes. Tom is also a member of this forum and the proud new owner of the 1913 972 pocket watch.

Thanks to everyone who contributed. Collectively we raised over $3,000 for the NAWCC "For all time" capital campaign!
by HandyDan
Sun Jul 01, 2018 4:08 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch ID Forum
Topic: What is this?
Replies: 2
Views: 181

Re: What is this?

Probably a jeweler-cased movement. I suspect the case is RGP and not gold filled.
by HandyDan
Sat Jun 23, 2018 2:38 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Help Me Help the NAWCC
Replies: 9
Views: 1115

Re: Help Me Help the NAWCC

Thanks!
by HandyDan
Thu Jun 21, 2018 4:19 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: A Hamilton by any other name...Vantage!
Replies: 29
Views: 8823

Re: A Hamilton by any other name...Vantage!

well, there was that time you went to the NAWCC mart... :lol:

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by HandyDan
Sun Jun 17, 2018 3:34 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Help Me Help the NAWCC
Replies: 9
Views: 1115

Re: Help Me Help the NAWCC

Your generosity is much appreciated!
by HandyDan
Sun Jun 17, 2018 3:18 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Help Me Help the NAWCC
Replies: 9
Views: 1115

Re: Help Me Help the NAWCC

I'm about half-way to my goal, not bad since I'm also half-way through June. I just completed the project watch that I'm raffling off as part of my "Friends of Hamilton Chronicles" NAWCC campaign. It actually turned out great, as you'll see on the blog. All it takes to enter is a $25 donation and it...
by HandyDan
Sun Jun 17, 2018 3:17 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Help Me Help the NAWCC
Replies: 9
Views: 1115

Re: Help Me Help the NAWCC

I'm about half-way to my goal, not bad since I'm also half-way through June. I just completed the project watch that I'm raffling off as part of my "Friends of Hamilton Chronicles" NAWCC campaign. It actually turned out great, as you'll see on the blog. All it takes to enter is a $25 donation and it...
by HandyDan
Mon Jun 04, 2018 5:38 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Help Me Help the NAWCC
Replies: 9
Views: 1115

Help Me Help the NAWCC

Hey fellow vintage Hamilton fans... I'm doing something I've never done before... I started a campaign on GoFundMe to raise money on behalf of "the Friends of Hamilton Chronicles" for the NAWCC 75th Anniversary and the For All Time Endowment and Capital Campaign. One of the things I really appreciat...