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by mrcardigan
Thu Aug 17, 2017 11:09 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 8-13 thru 8-19 2017
Replies: 22
Views: 300

Re: WRUW 8-13 thru 8-19 2017

1951 Boyd for me today. Restored my own fair hand (with a bit of help from International Dial).

Andy C
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by mrcardigan
Thu Aug 17, 2017 10:56 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch ID Forum
Topic: ID Help Please
Replies: 7
Views: 45

Re: ID Help Please

Dammit. You beat me by about 20 seconds!!! :D
by mrcardigan
Thu Aug 17, 2017 10:54 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch ID Forum
Topic: ID Help Please
Replies: 7
Views: 45

Re: ID Help Please

I think it's a sea rover II

Andy C
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by mrcardigan
Thu Aug 17, 2017 8:17 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: new level of misleading ebay seller
Replies: 5
Views: 54

Re: new level of misleading ebay seller

I agree it is deception. However, playing devil's advocate in his defense... 1) the photoshopping is a bit crazy anyway. 2) he quotes "This is the TYPE of sign that would lean in the window of a watch repair or jewelry shop or sit behind the counter or mount on the wall". 3) typical of fakers, they ...
by mrcardigan
Tue Aug 15, 2017 2:37 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Illinois Watch
Replies: 18
Views: 2289

Re: Illinois Watch

Sorry, resurrecting an old thread, but what would a good condition finalist deco fetch normally then?

Andy C
by mrcardigan
Mon Aug 14, 2017 2:30 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Shinola opinions please
Replies: 7
Views: 134

Re: Shinola opinions please

Leave it alone! :) It's working and new :)

They don't look as pretty as the old damascened ones though do they :)

Just noticed (and after 5 pints at the pub!!!) - it says 10 jewels....well, I can count 6 on the top plate, so which 2 don't have corresponding jewels on the bottom????!!

Andy.
by mrcardigan
Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:22 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch ID Forum
Topic: Hamilton Art Deco Jeweled Face Platinum Case
Replies: 17
Views: 261

Re: Hamilton Art Deco Jeweled Face Platinum Case

Coronados, spurs, venturas, piping rocks, etc.
by mrcardigan
Sun Aug 13, 2017 11:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: show some bling.
Replies: 7
Views: 158

Re: show some bling.

Yep, I'd say that easily qualifies Pete. :)
by mrcardigan
Fri Aug 11, 2017 8:33 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: show some bling.
Replies: 7
Views: 158

Re: show some bling.

This one WILL be my shiniest ever when completed. It's an unworn Dodson case, and I'm waiting to find the cheapest, worn out Dodson with a good dial and working movement that I can before doing a body transplant. Even without a polish it is totally mint.

Andy C
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by mrcardigan
Thu Aug 10, 2017 5:10 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: WGF Turner
Replies: 7
Views: 158

Re: WGF Turner

1935-1936.