Total_REK

Ellis
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Indiana, USA
7.48” / 19.00 cm Wrist
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Recent posts

Is it just me?

This Islander ISL-84 is one of my favorite beaters. It is inexpensive, rugged, and easy to read. Thanks to the second hand, it also looks great on an...
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Which Strap for IndyCar

It’s almost May! In Indianapolis, that means IndyCar. I ordered these two straps from CNS Watch Bands. I like them both and may have to split time with one getting the Prix and one getting the Indy 50...
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To The Moon!

Growing up in Houston during the 60s, I have always been a space enthusiast. I remember watching the Apollo XI mission from a lunar module made of car...
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Recent Comments

commented on Alpinist GMT: Leather or Bracelet? ·

The Alpinist looks great no matter how you wear it. I love my SPB121 on leather straps, and green suede is my favorite. Wear what you like and you can't go wrong!

commented on ericwn's WRUW ·

Make sure you post pictures!

commented on ericwn's WRUW ·

Nice! What model are you waiting on? I have a Magnolia pre-order in but I haven’t heard about actual shipping dates. Waiting is hard!!! 😀

commented on Budget watch sound off! ·

Everyone needs a watch in company colors. Luckily, Timex provided!

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commented on What do you think about this tag? ·

Looks like an angry spider monkey!

commented on Total_REK's WRUW ·

…and some people call me Maurice!

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commented on Total_REK's WRUW ·

I like to keep my head cool, my chin warm, and being on time! 😀🏎️💨🏁

More posts

Houston recommendations

I’m traveling to Houston this week to see family. Any Crunchers have good recommendations for watch shops, vintage or otherwise?
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I Think I'm Winning

My wife has never indicated any interest in watches, so when I sheepishly told her I was buying a new watch, I was shocked at her response, "Good, I b...
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Now I Need a New Suit

I've been looking at Jack Mason watches for a long time. When they released the new Ellum, I knew that I needed to find an excuse to buy one, even tho...
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Kickstarter, anyone?

I backed my first Kickstarter campaign. It will be interest to see how this works. I figured if the watch isn’t what I am expecting, it will make an i...
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Strap obsession

I really like the Miltat bracelet from StrapCode and the Strapsco Sailcloth band on my Seiko King Turtle. However, I saw this distressed leather NATO...
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Alpinist Strap

My lovely wife further enabled my watch obsession with a new Seiko Alpinist for my birthday! Which strap do you like? The OEM strap looks good but it...