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IWC: Also a 2892A2 inside an U-N

The gilt colour is impressive. Your photo is also impressive. Clive
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By: chippyfly
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Rolex: Perfect size and dial for me . . .

. . . and never a second thought before purchase. Telephone call to London AD - "in stock" - bought next morning nearly two and a half years ago. Also tried it on a strap, shown again here but now back on its very comfortable bracelet. Rugged attractive quality at a good price. It does take its turn
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By: chippyfly
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Patek Philippe: For paper clips, pins etc?

What are watch hands but pointers: a la - the two dogs on the lid? Very subtle! Clive
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By: chippyfly
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Omega: Owned for 47 years

Have been wearing this at home on a strap just in the evenings for the last 10 days. Recently back from service, it's a special one for me. Clive
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By: chippyfly
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Horological Meandering: How long?

My oldest wrist-watch is 90 years old. It is a vintage Rolex and recently serviced. I wind it up and it tells the time. Its time-keeping is not that great compared to modern watches but it looks well on my wrist. There are hundreds of thousands of even older mechanical wrist watches Worldwide being
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By: chippyfly
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Rolex: No

Your bracelet is set up like mine except I have one less link on the "12" side because my wrist is slimmer than yours. My Rolex box is in archive and I think there is a link and a half-link stored. Best Clive
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By: chippyfly
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Horological Meandering: And another . . .

Always thought it a pity about the plastic inside a Cartier tank! Sorry about the dark photo from my archive. Best Clive
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By: chippyfly
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Rolex: I agree with you about Rolex.

Here is mine - a twin of yours; only mine is now 2 1/2 years old. Good size, great dial and so understated. I have had this watch on a dark blue alligator strap for a year and it's now back on its bracelet again. My rare, reference 1936 steel-cased 1930's Rolex is also shown, which I have owned for
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By: chippyfly
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Ulysse Nardin: Here is mine from 1958

and its movement Peseux 333SC. 34mm and good timekeeper after overhaul about 3 or 4 years ago. (Shown on here before.) Clive
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By: chippyfly
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