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GullibleAndroid ·

Your Collection Is Gone— Rebuild, Trade Up, or Cash-out?

You wake up one morning to find that your carefully curated watch collection has been stolen in the night! The thieves have exceptional taste, so your watch box was the only thing taken. Fortunately,...
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JaimeMadeira ·

Confessions Of A Watch Killer.

Today, I was once again trying to bring my Dad’s old eighties Quartz back into service. The other day, I took a punt on a movement, and it fit the dia...
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Robinwatch ·

Resurrect a watch (replace mouvement) and need help :)

I want to resurrect a broke watch. I don't want to throw it away because this watch is from my grandfather. About the watch : It's a relatively modern...
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Legalkimchi ·

Omega aqua terra bracelet substitute

I'm wanting to get the omega aqua terra (chrome dial) with the rubber strap. I still want to get a bracelet but I wanted to get something that is a li...
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Rocky150 ·

No More Watches Requiring Battery Changes

Automatic, manual, solar, and kinetic. All available power choices other than those watches requiring new batteries on a regular basis. The argument w...
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uhrensohn ·

How [where] to find watchbands with specific tapering?

One of my watches, the Lobinni 1888, came with a terrible band - yes it's "genuine leather" but plasticky, and squeaking like the three little pigs ju...
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coldkey ·

Out with the SS in with the BRONZE

Autumn 2020: The dial I have drooled over is on my wrist encased in a beautifully finished stainless steel case. How many times did I watch that Bark...
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Sean283 ·

Replacement bracelets

OK hive mind, suggestions on the best aftermarket bracelets? In 20mm specifically.
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Murso73 ·

Heuer (pre-Tag) quartz diver, model no. 900.086

I have had this watch lying around for a long time, having been given it by a friend who tried to have it fixed but was put off by the high prices ask...
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Rhoxer ·

Replacement bezel for snzf81

Looking for any information on modding my seiko urchin snzf81. Specifically is there a replacement bezel that will fit it?
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HookedinBern ·

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Seiko Alpinist no. 3 (of 4 now) is on duty this weekend in the Italian Alps. Need to get s tropic strap for day time activities- then can swap for a D...
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robstacam ·

In the wild (not really)

I didn’t wear it boarding, but still looks great with the backdrop.
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