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Sunday lume shot ...

This is my personal view: Omega is receiving a lot of attention from the Swatch Group and their plans, again my view, is not to compete with Rolex but to be much better than Rolex. They produces two main movements (I don't want to have an academic discuss
6Y
By: nilomis
13
nacho217
2614

My new watch or.... ¿ Am I obsessed with Broad Arrows ?

Hello - hope this post is OK in this Omega forum as it is related with Omegas in any way as you will see in my last pics - Months ago I saw a picture of a watch and fell immediately in love , as it was an unknown brand (at least for me , a Frey plongeurs
2Y
By: nacho217
12
Bill
2453

SM 300 #14755 at sunset by the water

Dear vintage diver friends, It is the end of the summer here in Europe, last week end the weather was just unbelievable. I was by the lake wearing my SM 300 ref 14755 from 1961, the light was beautiful and so I took my camera out of the bag for a little s
6Y
By: MattS
8
tdn.dk
1727

My favorite past time...

... you are enjoying it. I like very much your black straps. May be too luxurious for a dive watch, but as you say you are an armchair diver it doesn´t matter anyway. I must say it looks very good on your watch. I have received my own SM just a week ago a
6Y
By: rnaden
15
Subexplorer
2569

New Omega Seamaster American's Cup

OMEGA introduces new Seamaster timepiece in anticipation of 35th America’s Cup The sporty timepiece commemorates the brand’s support of Emirates Team New Zealand OMEGA has long supported the able yachtsmen of Emirates Team New Zealand and the Seamaster Di
6Y
By: nilomis
2
nilomis
718

Ploprof test watch: I am Legend

The ever-increasing depths at which divers were working led to the creation of the famous “PloProf” Seamaster 600, which was launched to the public in 1970 after four years of intensive research and testing (the case was already patented in 1967). This wa
6Y
By: DrStrong
24
cisco
6379

A humble observation that there are more than 3 types of vintage Ploprof dials (long)...

Sorry if this is akin to Columbus discovering America and with a huge hat tip to Dr. Strong for his amazing research and spirit of discovery. But I believe -- and in fact know -- that there is enough confusion in the collector community about what is peri
6Y
By: tomvox1
4
marcello pisani
762

Vintage meets Modern....

with mine I prefer sticking to its original metal bracelet and to a period original Swiss made rubber tropic strap with inner curved ends. 19mm if I recall properly. I understand why you are trying to experiment with fabric straps. Leather as mentioned by
6Y
By: blomman Mr Blue
18
blomman
2230

A quick look at the Seamaster 300 Master Co-axial

While I have been a collector of vintage watches from Vacheron Constantin for a long time, my interest in vintage timepieces has never extended to other watchmakers, even though I respect their history and find many historical pieces to be interesting and
6Y
By: WHL
27
hs111
9002

Seamaster 1000m: The Beast is Back

The history of the Omega Seamaster 1000m starts with the birth of the Seamaster 600 – aka Ploprof - in 1970, after four years of intensive research and testing. This watch was aimed at the new challenges faced by professional divers. = The Ploprof was us
7Y
By: DrStrong
22
Mike1066
9449