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How about exotic materials? Can we see them?

I know there are Tungsten Carbide, Ceramic, Tantalum and Titanium watches. Can we see some of the other materials? I know they are out there. Zalium, Alacrite and so on. Let's see them... All the best.... HEO
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By: HighEndOne
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BMR
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In praise of Tungsten Carbide - 22 years on...

I have been wearing this RADO in rotation, on and off, for 22 years. I have not been careful with it, but It hasn't been treated as a beater either. At my desk today, the mirror polish of the clasp was still blinding. On most of our watches, this part of
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By: HighEndOne
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HighEndOne
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Indexless balance

Hi all, Linked to my thread in the IWC forum, I have been reading about the IWC 52000 family of movements. The company talk about the use of an indexless balance as a positive. It may be that I do not understand what an indexless balance is but I thought
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By: chikai168
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chikai168
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Enjoying a nice read

Just got the legendary book called George Daniels Watchmaking. This book is going to keep me engrossed for a few years with the massive content.
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By: Cookies
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ChristianDK
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Got A Good Collection Of Antique Watches.

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By: nordgreenwatchess
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Vintage Rado captain cook - broken crown stem

Hello fellow Purists. This morning whilst winding my watch the stem of my crown snapped and the crown ended up in my fingers... Would any of you happen to know best place to to search for this spare part? Thanks in advance, Stan
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By: StanWok
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mjcruiser
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Some color on a grey day in Haarlem.

You see the statue of Laurens Janszoon Coster (born in Haarlem c. 1370) the allegedly inventor of the printing press (or was it Gutenberg) and the 15th century St. Bavo Church in the background.
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By: Bobbe
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Bobbe
851

Nick overhauls a 1969 Omega Moonwatch in 26 minutes

Watch the video! Cazalea
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By: cazalea
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ChristianDK
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Guys I like to check my watches for accuracy and hence want quick reading of time variations ...

I have the Lepsi watch analyzer and Iam not impressed . Should I opt for Witschi Vibrigraph? Any recommendation ?
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By: Horology75
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cazalea
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This loupe is a monster.

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By: desertimer
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desertimer
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