Clapton must make a friggin fortune off his watches. I only make the point because presumably he is loaded anyway, but he obviously loves the £££ more than the watches at the end of the day...
Originally Posted by marcus fenix
One from Getat (siswatch727 linked above), custom built to my spec for about £100.
General fit and finish is excellent. The strap is custom made from Frankie Tso.
Being a 'base' model the canon pinon is the correct height, you'll find on most with seconds hands that the canon pinion is too low.
I got immense pleasure from drawing this one.
I am trying to diversify in my subject matter these days, and tackling this was a pleasure, for all the reasons why we should look upon it fondly.
The Spitfire is iconic, and one of the reasons why we have liberty and freedom today.
Ink on A4 paper, with pencil crayon finish.
Originally Posted by Cannop
I took delivery of a new bit of kit yesterday, and managed to have a bit of practice with it today. The machine in question is a dial foot solderer
It has a clamp to hold the dial, another to hold the copper wire which goes to make the new foot, an on off switch, a power button and a "soldering iron" that has a carbon rod in place of a tip.
The domed crystal is a thing of beauty. Keep mine on original strap but also looks
good a khaki nato