Search found 33 matches

by Dadistic
Tue Jun 20, 2017 10:58 am
Forum: Gruen Watch Forum
Topic: Airflight
Replies: 12
Views: 487

Re: Airflight

Very nice!

That number shift is so cool.
by Dadistic
Tue Jun 13, 2017 6:04 am
Forum: Bulova Watch Forum
Topic: How did this happen?
Replies: 1
Views: 142

Re: How did this happen?

It was stepped on.
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by Dadistic
Thu Jun 08, 2017 11:44 am
Forum: Repairing, Renovating and Restoring your watch
Topic: Trying to get dial off movement
Replies: 14
Views: 528

Re: Trying to get dial off movement

I would add the "oh it is just about mid-night so just one more minute and I'll get this fixed" "Oh.... s$#@ what did I just do" :shock: Yup! Spent about twenty minutes at the end of the evening last night trying to put a screw into a hole, couldn't get it started. Thought it might have been cross ...
by Dadistic
Mon Jun 05, 2017 9:19 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Different Vintage Experience
Replies: 2
Views: 130

Re: Different Vintage Experience

Selling the family home can be a stressful experience, glad to see that you got it done, and had a wonderful way of punctuating the end of an era!
Neat bottle, too.
by Dadistic
Tue May 30, 2017 10:53 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Ugly Duckling Sutton.
Replies: 10
Views: 388

Re: Ugly Duckling Sutton.

Wow!
A minor miracle, that's a truly impressive transformation.
by Dadistic
Thu May 18, 2017 4:21 am
Forum: Ladies Watch Forum
Topic: Tugaris pendant watch
Replies: 3
Views: 174

Re: Tugaris pendant watch

Like it!
We have a similar one that belonged to my mother-in-law.
Cool little watch.
by Dadistic
Mon May 15, 2017 3:36 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WOYB - What is on Your Bench May 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 641

Re: WOYB - What is on Your Bench May 2017

Ooops! I had this one confused with the watch that had the rubber tire around it. Still very cool, a predecessor to the ubiquitous quartz stick on that you used to see everywhere, from a car dash to the grips on my ski poles.

Thanks for showing!
by Dadistic
Sat May 13, 2017 5:45 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 5/7/17 through 5/13/17
Replies: 51
Views: 1387

Re: WRUW 5/7/17 through 5/13/17

grumpyguy wrote:
Fri May 12, 2017 5:00 pm
Tonight, is this Lord Elgin Panorama from the late 50s. It is on a Drema center expansion band. It uses the 23 jewel, 724 movement, adjusted to 6 positions.
That, sir, is one kick butt watch. No bezel at all! fantastic band, one of my favorite styles. Very jealous.
by Dadistic
Sat May 13, 2017 5:38 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: WOYB - What is on Your Bench May 2017
Replies: 17
Views: 641

Re: WOYB - What is on Your Bench May 2017

Very nice, I really like the rally(?) dial, and the tire :)

How was it supposed to attach to the dash? Stickum?
by Dadistic
Thu May 11, 2017 7:30 am
Forum: American Watch Forum
Topic: Pass the Ketchup!
Replies: 7
Views: 453

Re: Pass the Ketchup!

Faaan-tastic :D