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  1. Thread: Friday 29th May

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    Some very nice people have opened up for take-out...

    Some very nice people have opened up for take-out drinks on the Docks here in Bristol.
    Lucky we took some plastic glasses along on our walk with the kids. You can see we keep those glasses a long...
  2. Poll: I am amazed that is what is ususally such a...

    I am amazed that is what is ususally such a sceptical environment as TZ-UK, I am the only one so far to call it the utter tosh that it is.
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    James painted these hands and relumed them,...

    James painted these hands and relumed them, perfect job, really is.
    So much more legible

    https://i.postimg.cc/x95SnvnC/IMG-0759-ol.jpg

    Dave
  4. The original straps used a parachute elastic...

    The original straps used a parachute elastic buckle, into one of the small keepers (a simple single hole keepr, not a 2 hole tri-slide).
    This is before anyone commercialised them, including Erica....
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    There we were having a perfectly civilised...

    There we were having a perfectly civilised discussion, involving exchanges of views without getting all name-cally about the issues, even though we might be disagreeing. And suddenly the slippery...
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    I just can't see them as good value. Sorry. Why?...

    I just can't see them as good value. Sorry. Why?



    Because they used to be a lot cheaper and the price went up very quickly for no apparent reason of inflation. They definitely made money...
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    Being as these are hand made, those features are...

    Being as these are hand made, those features are entirely optional.....
  8. I do think those two photos of all 3 together...

    I do think those two photos of all 3 together prove my point perfectly.
    Everything on the SBGE001 is better.
    It is slimmer, the dial is in a different league, as are the indices and the hands, the...
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    As has been said here before, if it were me, I do...

    As has been said here before, if it were me, I do not think I would be looking at the CWC because the return of the PRS-3 is planned, although I am not sure when it will be released.
    Here is the...
  10. I looked longingly at these when they were...

    I looked longingly at these when they were announced, and realised that they were too expensive to have something wrong with every single one of them (for me, this is).
    Compass bezel - awful, so I...
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    It may also be possible to hire a bike trailer....

    It may also be possible to hire a bike trailer.
    I have collected bikes from elsewhere in the country and brought them home by hiring a trailer local to me. The guy I have used operates on Ebay and...
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    I have been really surprised. The Bonnie is...

    I have been really surprised. The Bonnie is certainly not a peg grinder in any sense, to start with. The knobblies have a slightly strange effect of feeling like there is the tiniest amount of play...
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    Looking very tasty, I think my potential purchase...

    Looking very tasty, I think my potential purchase of an Expedition is now on hold.
    The lug hole positioning is dfficult, the current place looks great for a top fit of a relatively thin leather...
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    My exhaust is loud. That's because I made it...

    My exhaust is loud.
    That's because I made it myself, and because I designed it specifically for a look, rather than an attentuating performance.

    This is the bike I was modelling mine on
    ...
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    Universal also did these for the Italian...

    Universal also did these for the Italian military, split second chrono with 24 hr dial
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    Thank you. My most worn watch, by miles. Just as...

    Thank you. My most worn watch, by miles. Just as practical as wearing a Sinn, but a little more traditionally elegant, and cheaper too.
    Win win, I am glad to have found it.
    D
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    This is one of his more sandy colour pull-through...

    This is one of his more sandy colour pull-through straps (3 ring Zulu to anyone else). I love it, really comfy, no nylon strtch in the wet.

    https://i.postimg.cc/dsqcH1tD/IMG-0732-ol.jpg
    ...
  18. Thread: One for 2020

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    Might this be next on the list Eddie? Please?...

    Might this be next on the list Eddie?
    Please?
    Pretty please?
    That one bottom left, finer print, larger crown - perfect
    Dave
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    Big improvement - the new ones (being uncoloured)...

    Big improvement - the new ones (being uncoloured) disappear into the chromework, rather than two very obvious long orange lollipops.
    They also shift the eye down to the twin exhausts and lower the...
  20. I bought this lovely little military-style Avia...

    I bought this lovely little military-style Avia for a tenner about 6 weeks ago.

    https://i.ebayimg.com/images/g/U0QAAOSwxcFeZ9KM/s-l1600.jpg

    The fact that it wasn't working and is going to cost...
  21. I had the A and have the AM, which tells you my...

    I had the A and have the AM, which tells you my preference.
    It is not that the AM is intrinsically any better, imho, but that the AM offers me something no other watch in my collection has. That...
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    Still just about the nicest watch I've seen Andy,...

    Still just about the nicest watch I've seen Andy, simply gorgeous.

    Love the new one, I would like to see them offer a ladder bracelet with it, and not sure about the blue.
    I see that Zenith are...
  23. Thread: Lume shots only

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    https://i.postimg.cc/fDGQ99Dq/IMG-2147-ol.jpg ...

    https://i.postimg.cc/fDGQ99Dq/IMG-2147-ol.jpg

    Dave
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    I always use plain passata (passata is just...

    I always use plain passata (passata is just seived tomatoes). I Never use one with flavours added, but I do fry a little garlic in oil then add the passata to it, and a little seasoning.
    Tastes...
  25. Agreed, no contest Look at this ...

    Agreed, no contest

    Look at this

    -https://i.postimg.cc/fDGQ99Dq/IMG-2147-ol.jpg

    It is coming up to 8.33 and the chrono has been running 6 mins and 48 seconds. There is nothing that beats the...
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