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by Frobob
Thu Aug 23, 2018 5:28 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Things that I miss out on that sell on eBay
Replies: 4
Views: 789

Re: Things that I miss out on that sell on eBay

Somebody nabbed an Accutron index wheel holder for $20 BIN before it was even the second result down on new listings.
by Frobob
Sun Aug 12, 2018 9:24 am
Forum: Bulova Watch Forum
Topic: The Spaceview Glows Again
Replies: 2
Views: 1098

The Spaceview Glows Again

Got my order of Noctilumina yesterday.
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Here’s a before shot with good lighting (which I don’t have at the moment).
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by Frobob
Tue Jul 31, 2018 8:26 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Need a Locke replacement dial
Replies: 12
Views: 1208

Re: Need a Locke replacement dial

Haha, I’m the one that got that lot.
That’s not a Locke; it’s a generic case.
by Frobob
Thu Jul 12, 2018 6:42 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: July Incoming 2018
Replies: 6
Views: 659

Re: July Incoming 2018

Noticed something in a case lot that looked familiar. https://i.imgur.com/4w8qkHC.jpg Matched the blurry pictures of the engravings to a Square Cut Corner Large, in nickel (I asked the seller to transcribe what the caseback said.) Bought the lot, figure I could use it even if I was mistaken and it’s...
by Frobob
Wed Jul 04, 2018 9:31 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 7/1 through 7/7/2018?
Replies: 16
Views: 1308

Re: WRUW 7/1 through 7/7/2018?

Wore the Mate for the 4th.
Band’s American too; old stock JB Champion.
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by Frobob
Wed Jul 04, 2018 5:35 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch ID Forum
Topic: Post Your Mystery Hamiltons Here.
Replies: 343
Views: 77671

Re: Post Your Mystery Hamiltons Here.

It’s a Pacer that’s been refinished with the die for a Ventura dial.
by Frobob
Mon Jul 02, 2018 12:36 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 7/1 through 7/7/2018?
Replies: 16
Views: 1308

Re: WRUW 7/1 through 7/7/2018?

The Beau Brummel went out today.
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by Frobob
Thu Jun 07, 2018 6:45 am
Forum: Waltham Watch Forum
Topic: Waltham Chronometer
Replies: 1
Views: 512

Re: Waltham Chronometer

Going out on a limb, perhaps it was on a ship and they let the captain keep it after the ship was decommissioned or something. Or as a retirement gift.
by Frobob
Sun May 27, 2018 7:25 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 5/20 through 5/26/2018?
Replies: 32
Views: 2194

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

Took the Boulton out to see Solo.
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by Frobob
Mon May 21, 2018 9:02 pm
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 5/20 through 5/26/2018?
Replies: 32
Views: 2194

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

Celluloid crystal made the hands thoroughly rusty, but it actually looks pretty good with the brown radium and band.