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by GLADIATOR
Tue Jul 25, 2017 11:48 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: HAMILTON HELP PLEASE
Replies: 8
Views: 191

Re: HAMILTON HELP PLEASE

Yes, by about 30 years
by GLADIATOR
Mon Jul 24, 2017 11:20 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: HAMILTON HELP PLEASE
Replies: 8
Views: 191

Re: HAMILTON HELP PLEASE

Thanks to both you and Rene
Truly apppreciated
adam
by GLADIATOR
Mon Jul 24, 2017 1:39 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: HAMILTON HELP PLEASE
Replies: 8
Views: 191

Re: HAMILTON HELP PLEASE

Thanks
Its amazing that HAMILTON waited to 1954 to offer automatic. Wow!
Thanks
adam
by GLADIATOR
Mon Jul 24, 2017 5:35 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: HAMILTON HELP PLEASE
Replies: 8
Views: 191

Re: HAMILTON HELP PLEASE

Tom
Thanks
Can you point me to Hamiltons first (and 2nd) automatic models?

Appreciate your Help
adam
by GLADIATOR
Sun Jul 23, 2017 11:14 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: HAMILTON HELP PLEASE
Replies: 8
Views: 191

HAMILTON HELP PLEASE

Dear All After a tip-off from a member, I purchased some original documents (letters) from the "Perpetual Self-Winding Watch Corporation" to HAMILTON Watch Company. Dated 1938, they make most interesting reading - I intend to write a blog, post photos of the letters and then donate them to NAWCC arc...
by GLADIATOR
Sun Jul 09, 2017 9:52 am
Forum: Military Watch Forum
Topic: General Funston Illinois Case w/ Original Strap & Compass!
Replies: 5
Views: 159

Re: General Funston Illinois Case w/ Original Strap & Compass!

RIGHT! You can see where somebody tried to open the case with a screwdriver and a hammer just whacking the hell out of it. If you don't know how to do it just ASK SOMEBODY ! ! ! ! ! Who will probably loan you the hammer. Its called "The Blind Leading The Blind" This is how we repaired clocks, so wr...
by GLADIATOR
Sun Jul 09, 2017 6:13 am
Forum: Military Watch Forum
Topic: General Funston Illinois Case w/ Original Strap & Compass!
Replies: 5
Views: 159

Re: General Funston Illinois Case w/ Original Strap & Compass!

Still a SUPER find
Its a Museum piece and should go in the collection - The History of the Wristwatch
Best
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by GLADIATOR
Tue Jun 27, 2017 6:52 am
Forum: NAWCC
Topic: Luxury or Lie? Goes Digital for Participants on the Go
Replies: 0
Views: 85

Luxury or Lie? Goes Digital for Participants on the Go

http://highercailber.com/blog/luxury-or-lie-goes-digital-for-participants-on-the-go http://i671.photobucket.com/albums/vv75/GLADIATOR007/NAWCC%20BULLETIN%20WATCH%20DISPLAY/DIGITAL%20PHOTOS%20LUXURY%20OR%20LIE/Lol%20Tablet%20Photos%20a_zps9pyrcssq.jpg http://i671.photobucket.com/albums/vv75/GLADIATOR...
by GLADIATOR
Wed Jun 14, 2017 4:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is Discussing Fakes Condoning It?
Replies: 20
Views: 682

Re: Is Discussing Fakes Condoning It?

What do you guys think of Omega Seamaster 300s that have all original factory parts that were obtained by authorized service centers and then rebuilt by them into complete, correct "new" watches decades later? That has given the Omega community quite a bit of debate and discussion. . . . In my opin...
by GLADIATOR
Tue Jun 13, 2017 8:28 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Is Discussing Fakes Condoning It?
Replies: 20
Views: 682

Re: Is Discussing Fakes Condoning It?

http://www.polyvore.com/cgi/img-thing?.out=jpg&size=l&tid=154658582 Adam, I am not referring to homage watches. Take a look at the watch above. Its a genuine rolex with pvd on all the parts and a new pink dial that has the company who modified it on the dial as well as Rolex with the crown. How doe...