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by Tank
Sun Oct 21, 2018 1:19 pm
Forum: Gruen Watch Forum
Topic: My Gruen display
Replies: 1
Views: 29

My Gruen display

Hello all, I've been focused on my Gruen collection lately and came across this bronze plated counter display piece. It was quite dirty and the plating had come off in a few places, but the price was right and I knew I could fix it up. After a good bath, I went over it with Brasso and then hit the b...
by Tank
Sun Oct 21, 2018 12:52 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 10/21 through 10/27/2018?
Replies: 4
Views: 72

Re: WRUW 10/21 through 10/27/2018?

Sporting my 1937 Crest with a new brown crocodile strap
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by Tank
Sun Oct 21, 2018 8:56 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Dear EBay Sellers:
Replies: 291
Views: 53276

Re: Dear EBay Sellers:

Dear EBay sellers,
Please don't use clear tape on bubble wrap, it is extremely difficult to see where to cut and makes it necessary to cut open the wrap in places that could damage the watch, or let it fall open.
by Tank
Tue Jul 31, 2018 5:05 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Vintage Hamilton on Facebook, I am told
Replies: 7
Views: 551

Re: Vintage Hamilton on Facebook, I am told

I've found several good watch groups on Facebook, other than keeping up with old friends, it's just about the only reason I continue to use Facebook. This site is still top notch ;)
by Tank
Tue Jun 19, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Damaskeening
Replies: 6
Views: 459

Re: Damaskeening

Good info, thanks for sharing.
by Tank
Mon May 28, 2018 7:19 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 5/27 through 6/2/18?
Replies: 16
Views: 1095

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

A recently acquired Gruen Guild plain Tonneau in GGF, just sorted out and ready for the wrist.
by Tank
Fri May 25, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Real Men Wear Small Watches
Replies: 3
Views: 423

Re: Real Men Wear Small Watches

Humphrey Bogart wore a lot of small watches, he apparently had quite a few from the many pictures I've seen of him sporting several different watches. I doubt if anyone were brave enough to tell him his watches weren't manly enough.
by Tank
Sun May 20, 2018 4:28 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 5/20 through 5/26/2018?
Replies: 32
Views: 1857

Re: WRUW 5/20 through 5/26/2018?

A new arrival last week, a 1926 Precision. Some TLC this morning and it's a runner!
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After getting it going I only took it off to try on this one after getting it running too,
A 1925 Gruen Guild. Good way to start the day :D