Tonight’s time teller....

 By: Sportster : August 6th, 2019-19:05

Wow, looks awesome!

 By: notdnl : August 6th, 2019-19:34
I love these Pogues! They really offer something unique that stands the test of time. Yours looks to be in fantastic condition. Very, very lovely dial!


 By: Sportster : August 6th, 2019-20:17
I also really enjoy this watch. It truly is in like new condition - I’m so happy to have the opportunity to enjoy it.

Thanks again!

Greetings earthlings

 By: cazalea : August 6th, 2019-20:16

Nice!! [nt]

 By: Sportster : August 6th, 2019-20:47
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Resist Dial .. Nice 👍 [nt]

 By: Cpt Scarlet : August 7th, 2019-00:03
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Great to see this Seiko 👍 [nt]

 By: Cpt Scarlet : August 7th, 2019-00:07
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Responding with my own

 By: traineract : August 7th, 2019-01:15
Have not done so, but I'm definitely posting this photo or this watch on my Instagram before 2019. Significant year for the pogues. Arguably the first automatic chronograph.


 By: Sportster : August 7th, 2019-16:20
Looks great in these colours. Enjoy in good health!

very nice - keep looking at vintage Seiko chronographs [nt]

 By: jml_watches : August 7th, 2019-15:13
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Me too.

 By: Sportster : August 7th, 2019-16:22
Seiko is a true manufacture - they have some wonderful artists working on their design teams.

While at my internist's office last year, I noticed one of the nurses . . .

 By: Dr No : August 8th, 2019-13:16
. . . wearing a Pogue.  Of course, I had to start up a conversation.

"Cool Seiko.  Where did you get it?"

"Oh, that was my grandfather's.  He was a watch collector.  When he died in Mexico, his family took all his watches.  This was the only one left."

I told him how significant his Seiko was.  His face lit up.

"Wow, I had no idea.  My cousins took the Swiss watches and left this for me.  They probably didn't know, either."

I let him know my watchmaker, who trained at Seiko, would be able to service it for him, and given the value, both personal and intrinsic, that servicing sooner rather than later would be sensible.

He took down my watchmaker's phone number, and said he'd get on it asap.

Months later, I went back and lo and behold, the same nurse was assigned to check me in.  He was wearing the Pogue.

"Gosh, that was fast.  How's it running now?"

"Oh, I never took it in.  Too busy."


That’s a very cool story!

 By: Sportster : August 8th, 2019-16:47
What are the odds of bumping into someone wearing a pogue? I never see them in the wild.....

Thanks for sharing, Dr No smile

The odds are even less considering the guy . . .

 By: Dr No : August 9th, 2019-06:16
. . . isn't even a collector.  It was a family heirloom, and a discarded one at that.