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by retroworx
Thu Aug 02, 2018 11:32 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: More Hamilton "Stuff"
Replies: 17
Views: 719

Re: More Hamilton "Stuff"

the watch display is just awesome I love that era of Hamilton promotions, particularly that typeface: Just screams 1950s style. So when I saw it in 3 dimensions, instead of the usual catalog and print advertising, I went after it hard. ;) Do you have a photo of your “shrine” with all you Hamilton “...
by retroworx
Thu Aug 02, 2018 11:26 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: More Hamilton "Stuff"
Replies: 17
Views: 719

Re: More Hamilton "Stuff"

hamiltonelectric wrote:
Thu Aug 02, 2018 7:16 am
Just slap a quartz movement in there and be done with it. :lol:
Haaaaaaa!!!!!!!!!!!!!! You made my day, Rene. :D
by retroworx
Thu Aug 02, 2018 2:13 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: More Hamilton "Stuff"
Replies: 17
Views: 719

Re: More Hamilton "Stuff"

Nookster wrote:
Wed Aug 01, 2018 7:47 am
Such a cool clock, fantastic.
Thanks, Mark, I agree.

It's a Hamilton timepiece that runs on a battery — would it surprise you to know it is not working? :lol:
by retroworx
Thu Aug 02, 2018 2:12 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: More Hamilton "Stuff"
Replies: 17
Views: 719

Re: More Hamilton "Stuff"

Sure was great seeing you in York....who else would go around with one watch on her left wrist and two on her right. So glad I was curious about that. :D You mean the "I Brake for Hamilton Watches" T-shirt didn't give me away? :lol: Those watches on my wrist were ones I picked up at the show — I so...
by retroworx
Wed Aug 01, 2018 5:49 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: More Hamilton "Stuff"
Replies: 17
Views: 719

More Hamilton "Stuff"

Recently added these 2 rockin' Mid-Century items to my Hamilton display.

(I have dubbed the clock, "Darth Vader." :D )


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by retroworx
Sun Jul 29, 2018 2:31 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Vintage Hamilton on Facebook, I am told
Replies: 7
Views: 478

Re: Vintage Hamilton on Facebook, I am told

Anyone have the link to the Facebook group?
by retroworx
Thu Jul 19, 2018 4:20 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: My Grandfathers Hamilton Chronomatic - Questions
Replies: 21
Views: 3131

Re: My Grandfathers Hamilton Chronomatic - Questions

Call me skeptical, but I doubt very much that the current service techs at Hamilton have the parts or know-how to service one of these cal 11s: They are very tricky mechanically, and many of the movement replacement parts are non-existent. The fact that they said they would have to custom cut the cr...
by retroworx
Tue Jul 10, 2018 4:04 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Flea Market Adventure
Replies: 3
Views: 393

Re: Flea Market Adventure

Mo, I love going to fleas and I often wonder: Where the heck are the watches?? Where do old watches go to die?
by retroworx
Sun Jul 08, 2018 4:10 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Hamilton and the NAWCC
Replies: 4
Views: 419

Hamilton and the NAWCC

A complete surprise to me (from the most recent NAWCC Executive Director newlsetter): Hamilton Project Updates We have been communicating with, giving notice to, and held a GotoMeeting conference call with a good concentration of Hamilton repairers, collectors, dealers, book writers, website and blo...