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by stryfox
Sat Sep 08, 2018 8:39 am
Forum: Parts for sale
Topic: Does anyone buy movement bulk lots?
Replies: 3
Views: 103

Re: Does anyone buy movement bulk lots?

I do. I tend to avoid the ladies movements as I rarely do any of them and I just wind up reselling them for practically nothing.
He may be better off sorting them into lots of different brands to sell them.
by stryfox
Sun Aug 19, 2018 8:10 am
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: Just arrived: 1955 Elgin Everest
Replies: 5
Views: 704

Re: Just arrived: 1955 Elgin Everest

Amazing example grumpy!
by stryfox
Sun Aug 19, 2018 5:24 am
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: Just arrived: Home Run 677
Replies: 4
Views: 194

Re: Just arrived: Home Run 677

Very nice indeed.
by stryfox
Mon Jul 09, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: Lord Elgin Rochester
Replies: 2
Views: 255

Re: Lord Elgin Rochester

Looks really good.
by stryfox
Tue Jun 19, 2018 6:23 pm
Forum: Bulova Watch Forum
Topic: movement removal question?
Replies: 2
Views: 705

Re: movement removal question?

Front loader should have a two piece stem.
by stryfox
Sat Jun 02, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: Omega Watch Forum
Topic: To restore or to not restore? Advice on a special find.
Replies: 2
Views: 333

Re: To restore or to not restore? Advice on a special find.

I prefer restored unless it is clean enough to not warent doing it. However everyone draws that line in a different spot. I can live with patina and age spots. I can not live with damage. Only time I will leave some damage is on military or similar items that tell a story. A dress watch with a big s...
by stryfox
Mon May 28, 2018 5:47 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 5/27 through 6/2/18?
Replies: 16
Views: 1016

Re: WRUW 5/27 through 6/2/18?

760 Thin Thin today
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by stryfox
Sat May 19, 2018 4:53 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 5-13-18 thru 5-19-18
Replies: 18
Views: 1223

Re: WRUW 5-13-18 thru 5-19-18

Stan I'm really liking that one. I have looked at their watches many times. one day I'll get one.
by stryfox
Thu May 10, 2018 5:00 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 5/6 through 5/12/2018?
Replies: 21
Views: 1403

Re: WRUW 5/6 through 5/12/2018?

E series in white.
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by stryfox
Fri May 04, 2018 4:22 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: FRED'S BOOK: Illinois Watch & Its Hamilton Years - WHO GOT EM... CHECK IN
Replies: 38
Views: 2723

Re: Illinois Watch & Its Hamilton Years-WHO GOT EM... CHECK IN

Mine arrived. I opened the box and the presentation is impressive.
I have been do a bunch of overtime so I am somehow waiting until Sunday to sit down to enjoy them. I’m afraid if I start looking at them I won’t sleep.