closing tag is in template navbar
timefactors watches



TZ-UK Fundraiser

Search:

Type: Posts; User: alfat33

Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Search: Search took 0.74 seconds.

  1. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    Nice picture WG. As it was a timing issue, I...

    Nice picture WG.

    As it was a timing issue, I think a new watch is in order as well as the camera ;).
  2. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    View Post

    Thatís a good list. Iíve added Egyptian Goose to the list (which Google tells me is a duck). Let me know if I have that wrong and Iíll correct it.
  3. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    Greenfinch is new and now added. Nuthatch...

    Greenfinch is new and now added.

    Nuthatch already spotted by Alpha4 and on the list, but thanks anyway :).
  4. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    Thanks for adding a bit of tropical colour...

    Thanks for adding a bit of tropical colour Zoiksy. Iíve added the Benchovy but I canít find it using Google - be good to know the Ďofficialí name.

    Thanks again!
  5. Thread: Radium or not?

    by alfat33
    Replies
    23
    Views
    856

    Dave, read this for a less sensationalist view...

    Dave, read this for a less sensationalist view from someone who works with radium watches all the time.

    https://vintagewatchstraps.com/luminous.php

    How long does it glow for?
  6. Thread: Radium or not?

    by alfat33
    Replies
    23
    Views
    856

    Radium or not?

    In general that is true but everyoneís risk tolerance is different.

    The Radon gas emitted by them is a factor. One watch wonít make any measurable difference to the overall Radon level in a house...
  7. Thread: Radium or not?

    by alfat33
    Replies
    23
    Views
    856

    The radium lasts but the zinc sulphide which...

    The radium lasts but the zinc sulphide which phosphoresces (glows) when irradiated, wears out.

    It is still quite radioactive but doesnít glow.
  8. Thread: Radium or not?

    by alfat33
    Replies
    23
    Views
    856

    Like you I expect it has been relumed. I have...

    Like you I expect it has been relumed. I have some radium watches and they only glow for a fraction of a second after illuminating with a UV torch.

    There are a few members who know those Timors...
  9. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    A goldfinch prompted me to start this thread :) ...

    A goldfinch prompted me to start this thread :)

    I saw a red kite just now, very low over our garden. Itís a huge thing; Iíve only ever seen them circling high up over fields before now.
  10. Replies
    132
    Views
    6,881

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200406/5931716d...

    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200406/5931716d37bb31ed18d0f0a2b07929d3.jpg
    Timex on a bonklip-a-like.
  11. Replies
    99
    Views
    2,922

    View Post

    Hmm about 1í45Ē fast already. I may not last the course.
    https://uploads.tapatalk-cdn.com/20200406/b6740bad2d85e9a66028c9a8f650ced9.jpg
  12. View Post

    I think this would be right up Walkerwekís street if he is taking on work at the moment.
  13. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    Generous of you thanks. [emoji106] Missed...

    Generous of you thanks. [emoji106]


    Missed those, added now


    So am I! :)
  14. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    Thank you! Forgive my ignorance, is a skylark...

    Thank you! Forgive my ignorance, is a skylark different from a lark?
  15. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    And I expect that your first choice may not be...

    And I expect that your first choice may not be available pretty soon as well.
  16. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    View Post

    Sitting in the garden this morning, I donít think Iíve ever heard so many birds (and we get quite a few). And a clear blue sky with not a contrail in sight.
  17. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    View Post

    I do now WG, thanks. Iíll add them to the list in the first post.
  18. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    TZ-UK Birdwatch for the Fundraiser

    They all count Matthew [emoji106]
  19. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    Nice pictures!

    Nice pictures!
  20. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    Thanks for those two, added to the list. I...

    Thanks for those two, added to the list.

    I might have misunderstood your post, but you can just post any not on the list
    and Iíll add them at the top. You donít have to tick off the ones already...
  21. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    View Post

    Isnít that a kind of teacake?
  22. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    Mmm...maybe I should have specified that they had...

    Mmm...maybe I should have specified that they had to be alive [emoji1787]
  23. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    View Post

    Good list! And generous of you. Why donít you do that and Iíll add mine in anyway.
  24. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    View Post

    Thatís OK, Iíll add Ostrich :). Feel free to add any more.
  25. Replies
    76
    Views
    1,888

    View Post

    Thank you gentleman, thatís a good start.
Results 1 to 25 of 500
Page 1 of 20 1 2 3 4

Do Not Sell My Personal Information