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My first American Beauty! The Bulova 1941 "Minute Man"....I think? 馃

I took @Aurelian 's word, in that vintage Bulova is a treasure trove and epitomises American watchmaking in its heyday. I stumbled across this beauty...
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Identification needed for a vintage watch! Vintage Orfina

Good day to all again! This is my second consecutive post in the span of three days, but this can't wait! After getting rid of a beloved member of my...
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A heartfelt farewell letter to my dear Trainmaster Eternity.

To my dear BALL, You were my first "big" watch purchase. You captivated me with your beauty and finesse. Your curves were voluptuous and elegant. Your...
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ManthraMaximus commented on The Roberto Clemente Oris Big Crown Pointer Date

Ahh I see! My apologies as well, I wrongly 聽interpreted your comment. And yes, the pointer date complication is indeed beautiful 馃槏馃挭馃徑

ManthraMaximus commented on The Roberto Clemente Oris Big Crown Pointer Date

Thank you for your comment, good sir, unfortunately it is not for sale馃槃

ManthraMaximus commented on My first American Beauty! The Bulova 1941 "Minute Man"....I think? 馃

Thank you for your comment, good sir! And apologies for the late reply, I was off Watchcrunch for a while 馃槃

ManthraMaximus commented on My first American Beauty! The Bulova 1941 "Minute Man"....I think? 馃

Just Googled your model and the piece looks spectacular! Congratulations and I wish you all the best in becoming the guardian of such a timepiece馃挭馃徑

ManthraMaximus commented on My first American Beauty! The Bulova 1941 "Minute Man"....I think? 馃

Thank you for your kind words, good sir! Its a relief to hear I have chosen wisely and I will definitely protect this beauty the best I can! I have to thank you personally again, as you have been one of the contributing factors to me being comfortable and somewhat adept at navigating the vintage watch market. If not for your advice on this platform, I would have been bamboozled into buying a Franken from hell itself! I thank you once again, good sir! Always a pleasure to hear from you馃挭馃徑馃コ馃コ

ManthraMaximus commented on Bracelets

My Seiko 5's (SNKL23) bracelet was a real piece of work! It had to be on my wrist snugly as any lateral movement would cause my arm its precious hairs馃ぇ

ManthraMaximus commented on In Praise of Generic Swiss (Pt. 2)

Love hearing your in depth posts on vintage pieces! Thank you for your contribution to this community! 馃コ馃挭馃徑

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Hello again to the beautiful Watchcrunch Community! Second opinions wanted! 馃榿

Good day to you all! I'm back with another piece, this time a beautiful Lord Elgin...or so I think it is. For me, personally, I am against redials as...
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Calling upon the good graces of the Watchcrunch community...again! Vintage Favre-Leuba

Hello everyone! I am in need for some advice yet again! I am in the midst of potentially purchasing this Favre- Leuba, whom I understand to be the sec...
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How detrimental is caseback pitting to actual wearability of a vintage watch?

I have an interesting question for the Watchcrunch community! How much caseback pitting is excusable for a vintage watch? I'm on the fence here as I'm...
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Opinions from the Vintage Peeps on Watchcrunch

Hello everyone! I have another vintage watch to ask for opinions from the good people of Watchcrunch. This is a vintage Omega Constellation F300Hz, th...
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I need help from the Watchcrunch community :)

Hello everyone! I'm actually in need of some advice regarding this vintage Lemania 105 18k rose-gold chronograph that I've had my eye on for a while n...
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The Seiko Lord Marvel Hi-Beat 5740C -8000

I'm back! After two months of being away from this platform, I'm diving right back into our lovely hobby with a Marvel of a piece! wink wink Cringe on...
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Tudor's take on a dress watch. The 1926.

My most recent watch purchase is a Tudor which falls uncharacteristically into the dress watch realm. There are many opinions on this watch. Some bein...
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