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HookedinBern ·

Swimming - am I being too cautious re watches ?

About to go on holiday and will be swimming in various freshwater lakes. My 2019 Omega Seamaster Aquaterra is rated to 150m and has a screw down crown...
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HookedinBern ·

Buying two of the same watch family

In 2022 I have purchased two Seiko Alpinists - have others made similar double purchases for their collection? Edited to add context. I only 'discover...
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HookedinBern ·

Vertex Allproof (1954) - anybody know about this watch type?

Hi, I inherited a Vertex Allproof with a 1954 long service engraving. The watch still works! Can anybody signpost me to information about this watch t...
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HookedinBern commented on Whats Your Field Watch? ·

Wenger Attitude- bought for £50 (new) and is quartz. I am looking for an Automatic as well - in addition to my 2 Seiko Apinists that I want to keep in reasonable condion by not using in the 'Field'. Formex's 'Field Watch' is current favourite for next purchase 

HookedinBern commented on Vertex Allproof (1954) - anybody know about this watch type? ·

Thank you for these replies. I can't sell the watch for obvious reasons. Any views on the strap - likely to be original or an addition? I am thinking of determining the gold content, selling the strap and buying a leather (gold isn't my thing)