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After 18 years, old faithful went into its first service..

 
 By: Echi : October 18th, 2021-01:55
It now winds like a “Patek” or so the service guy claims. Ive never wound a Patek so i wouldn’t know although it does wind quite smoothly 🙂



That case looks as sharp as new Patek 😜🤣. Did the service include a polish?

 
 By: Lankysudanese : October 18th, 2021-02:29
Here’s to another 18 years of wonderful ownership 

Hehe told them not to touch the case..

 
 By: Echi : October 18th, 2021-02:31
Easy to lose the bevels on this case. Besides, those are my scratches 😁

Beautiful piece and nice sneakers

 
 By: Cookies : October 18th, 2021-02:31
I never had exposure to Pateks, beyond handling a Nautilus 12 years ago when they weren’t film wrapped and so precious like they are now. Winding was quite buttery. Maybe a Grand Seiko winds like that too, but the experiences are 12 years apart, so I could never accurately qualify the experience.

Looking forward to some lume shots of that beauty you’re wearing….

Just a pair of garden variety sneaks from Vans..

 
 By: Echi : October 18th, 2021-02:34
I’ve handled several Pateks but just to admire and not to fiddle around with pushers or crowns smile

No, this is the Patek which winds like your Omega. :) It looks in superb condition.

 
 By: amanico : October 18th, 2021-04:57

Hehe good one :-)

 
 By: Echi : October 18th, 2021-05:24

;)

 
 By: amanico : October 18th, 2021-10:02

The movement inside this is a top performer, indeed. 👍

 
 By: COUNT DE MONET : October 18th, 2021-10:49
Very accurate also.

Agree 100%

 
 By: Echi : October 18th, 2021-10:51

I had the GMT version 10 years ago. Accurate, problem-free and very robust

 
 By: hoseachandra : October 18th, 2021-12:31
And the wave dial is killer. Sold it to get Planet Ocean, which then sold again for a Commander bond. The scallop bezel and twisted lugs is very





beautiful

That’s a good one. My preference would be the white dial version :-)

 
 By: Echi : October 18th, 2021-13:49

Had and sold the “midsize” version of this watch. It just didn’t look or feel quite right.

 
 By: RabidManatee : October 18th, 2021-21:51
If I’d have gotten the full sized version like yours I’d likely still have it. 

Conversely, if i had bought the 38mm aquaterra first gen instead of the 41, i would definitely would have still had that one! Story of our lives :-)

 
 By: Echi : October 19th, 2021-00:37

Doh!

 
 By: RabidManatee : October 19th, 2021-22:15