Thanks my friend. Cool to see your (mechanical) Driver watch. [nt]

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Girard-Perregaux LED Casquette 9931

 
 By: crown comfort : August 1st, 2018-02:00
Friends, When it comes to Quartz watches, I usually try to stay away as far as possible. However, we cannot ignore the Quartz development especially as it had such a huge impact on the Swiss watch industry in the 70s and 80s, ending many smaller manufactu...  

I can't conceive a more funky watch!

 
 By: Baron - Mr Red : August 1st, 2018-02:04
Also, great point about the demise of the mechanical watch being diverted by the fact that it is, ultimately, a luxury good compared with the factors for buying a car anyway. Great distinction. As funky as it is, I can't see one on my wrist.

Thanks Baron!

 
 By: crown comfort : August 1st, 2018-02:15
it certainly will attract a lot of attention when on the wrist, surely not a fit for every wrist, but it is indeed super funky and cool.

What a catch!!Congratulations King of GP !!

 
 By: Horology75 : August 1st, 2018-02:04
I don’t have this but something similar ... ...  

Great write up and super cool watch

 
 By: Mr Glass : August 1st, 2018-03:43
I am not usually a fan of non-mechanical watches but love a few with a twist, like tuned fork Accutrons and high frequency quartz. Now need a cool LED one after reading your post

Thanks Mr. Glass for the kind words

 
 By: crown comfort : August 1st, 2018-06:23
same here, not into Quartz watches at all, but this is a very special piece in history and very important for a GP collector.

Huge Congrats my friend , very cool GP.

 
 By: Watchonthewrist : August 1st, 2018-04:12
I realy like that design and when i do come across one i will jump on it . Would look great next to my Amida,s ...  

Watch

 
 By: Adam Ákos Németh : January 4th, 2021-04:19
I have one for sale if you're still interested

Great post cc

 
 By: traineract : August 1st, 2018-06:09
Thanks for sharing! Really good read and cool watch

Thanks kindly, my friend. [nt]

 
 By: crown comfort : August 1st, 2018-06:25

Merci, my friend. [nt]

 
 By: crown comfort : August 1st, 2018-10:32

Über cool! :)

 
 By: blomman Mr Blue : August 1st, 2018-11:17
Huge congrats, my friend! That is one Funky watch! You are closing in (fast) to the ultimate vintage GP collection! Best Blomman

Closing....not even close to that ;)

 
 By: crown comfort : August 2nd, 2018-03:37
many thanks, my friend.

Very cool, very science fiction.

 
 By: zabreg1 Mr White : August 2nd, 2018-01:04
It looks like it belongs on a Star Wars set. Something Han Solo would wear. Congratulations and wear it in great health.

Ok, ok.

 
 By: zabreg1 Mr White : August 2nd, 2018-03:50
So you look like captain Kirk.

Better! :))) [nt]

 
 By: crown comfort : August 2nd, 2018-09:12