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    And it should read before the click not the...

    And it should read before the click not the clock!

    Bloody autocorrect!
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    That should read slight play / looseness Cant...

    That should read slight play / looseness

    Cant seem to edit using my mobile!
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    I'm a bit concerned about what feels like slight...

    I'm a bit concerned about what feels like slight play / closeness with the bezel.

    It's very slight - some slight play when you gently rotate before the clock and if you tap the bezel from above...
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    I've used Steveo a few times. I particularly...

    I've used Steveo a few times.

    I particularly like the 'Fury' bund which has a splendid vintage look and feel.

    He will customise to your exact requirements and his prices are very reasonable.
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    It looks more vintage and the dial has a warmth...

    It looks more vintage and the dial has a warmth to it that the standards ones simply don't have

    Its worth the extra money in my opinion

    I would say that the bezel is ever so slightly rounded
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    RN30-83 QS60 Illogical I know but it seems to...

    RN30-83 QS60

    Illogical I know but it seems to seems very different on the wrist. Goes to show what changes to small details can do for a watch sometimes.

    Lovely shiny case too!
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    And now having seen one in the flesh have ruled...

    And now having seen one in the flesh have ruled it out again. Impressive looking thing buy not quite me - I much prefer silver / shiny :unconscious:
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    This. I love military watches for their...

    This.

    I love military watches for their ruggedness, utilitarian design and history.

    I don't feel that I need to project or live up to a certain image when I wear one so there is no conflict for...
  9. I will never look at Dick Van Dyke in the same...

    I will never look at Dick Van Dyke in the same way again.
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    It looks good David I had an SKX013 at one...

    It looks good David

    I had an SKX013 at one time. The size was fine but I didn't like the ratio of case height to width, it felt too tall for its size and somewhat out of proportion. The height was...
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    Although I ruled this out I am giving it serious...

    Although I ruled this out I am giving it serious considerations - especially the reissue one
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    At long last the future is living up to my 1960's...

    At long last the future is living up to my 1960's aspirations.

    If Musk could fabricate an awkward angular looking robot made of perspex with loads of wires and flashing lights inside to accompany...
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    Well unless all or most of the constituent parts...

    Well unless all or most of the constituent parts are manufactured in the same 'birth' year and the watch is then assembled in that year then I would have thought that the best you are going to get is...
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    No plans to move this on at the moment Mr...

    No plans to move this on at the moment

    Mr Tetllee isn't in line for this one though - he is hoping for a quick flip on an 83 reissue
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    And following your advice this is part 2 of the...

    And following your advice this is part 2 of the plan
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    ...and just to prove Mr Tetlee right ...

    ...and just to prove Mr Tetlee right

    https://i.ibb.co/7Sfjn7T/thumbnail-20200527-165542.jpg

    I am following a new 3 part plan now
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    If I stick to 3 or less then they all get worn....

    If I stick to 3 or less then they all get worn. That's why it seems to be the magic number for me.

    Anything above that then something is left sitting in the draw not being used.

    As opposed to...
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    As a matter of interest, can anyone confirm - is...

    As a matter of interest, can anyone confirm - is this movement a drop in replacement?

    https://i.ibb.co/qrxrMbd/Capture-ETA.png
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    Fixed bars are always a key factor for me. I...

    Fixed bars are always a key factor for me.

    I love them.
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    Quite right You can buy a new one direct from...

    Quite right

    You can buy a new one direct from Silvermans for 100 pounds less!

    And if you ask them nicely they will send it one of the classic CWC tins as opposed to those horrible new cardboard...
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    This 70's Seiko magazine ad always makes me smile...

    This 70's Seiko magazine ad always makes me smile

    "Wanna see my Seiko Chronograph?"

    Its the kind of watch you never take off, for anything...ÖÖÖ.

    https://i.ibb.co/3CSdZSd/Capture.png
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    I agree with the above comments about them being...

    I agree with the above comments about them being overpriced.

    I have never regretted buying any of mine for an instant though.

    They are wonderful things.
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    I asked about the same thing a while back - cant...

    I asked about the same thing a while back - cant recall whether it was on here or another forum.

    Anyway, a number of people cautioned about going down this route due to the danger of weakened...
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    I only miss one. Not bothered about the...

    I only miss one.

    Not bothered about the traditional Speedmaster, Explorer or any of the others.

    However I do miss the 1977 Quartz LCD Speedmaster Professional 186.0004.

    I knew when I sold...
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    Joined 2013 Including buying back ones Ive...

    Joined 2013

    Including buying back ones Ive sold I make it 85

    Current on 3
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