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 Post subject: Re: WRUW 12/18 through 12/24/2016
PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2016 9:46 am 
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Mido Ocean Star Day / Date for Monday
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 Post subject: Re: WRUW 12/18 through 12/24/2016
PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2016 11:41 am 
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stryfox wrote:
That's really cool. I don't collect Benrus really but this one I would grab in a heartbeat!
Good job!


Thanks stryfox, I appreciate the encouragement you've provided! Because of the way this watch has to be taken apart and reassembled and the added jump hour mechanism with seconds pinion, it was a new challenge for me.

eclecticfunk wrote:
This is a cool watch! I like the strap you have on it. Enjoy it!


Thanks eclecticfunk! The Dial-O-Rama is a watch that I've wanted for a very long time.


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 Post subject: Re: WRUW 12/18 through 12/24/2016
PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2016 12:43 pm 
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Movintage wrote:
Because of the way this watch has to be taken apart and reassembled and the added jump hour mechanism with seconds pinion, it was a new challenge for me.

Wow, I wouldn't even dare! Good for you!

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 Post subject: Re: WRUW 12/18 through 12/24/2016
PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2016 1:01 pm 
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retroworx wrote:
Movintage wrote:
Because of the way this watch has to be taken apart and reassembled and the added jump hour mechanism with seconds pinion, it was a new challenge for me.

Wow, I wouldn't even dare! Good for you!


Thank you retroworx!
Especially with the holidays almost here, I want to say that this forum has really helped me grow with vintage collecting and making repairs. I'm grateful to so many who freely share their knowledge and wisdom and especially the members who have directly provide guidance and encouragement.

Thank you, everyone. All my best to all for healthy and happy holidays!


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 Post subject: Re: WRUW 12/18 through 12/24/2016
PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2016 6:03 pm 
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Long cold day at work.
Still rocking the work pants but wearing a dress watch hanging out with my buddy Webb.


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 Post subject: Re: WRUW 12/18 through 12/24/2016
PostPosted: Mon Dec 19, 2016 7:04 pm 
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Awesome Benrus, Mido Ocean Star, and great deal on the solid there Carl.

Wore my Direct Read to my spinal tap. Great day had by all :lol:

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PostPosted: Tue Dec 20, 2016 1:52 pm 
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Dateline A-692 for Tuesday
Original bracelet (JB Champion)

Great looking Elgin Direct-Read (hope the "tap" went well), those are no fun


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Another day at the doctors office. Thanks tnwareagle89. Went well and dr. found what he was looking for.


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 Post subject: Re: WRUW 12/18 through 12/24/2016
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 Post subject: Re: WRUW 12/18 through 12/24/2016
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For Wednesday the 1958 Accumatic IV, fancy pie pan sculpted dial.


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