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Sad day for affordable watch lovers

I  just read that the owner and founder of the Poor Man’s Watch Forum was shot and killed.  I don’t know all the details, but it is very shocking.  The PMWF let me know you don’t have to break the … Continue reading

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Oyster Upgrade

One way to make a good watch into a great watch is to upgrade the bracelet. A watch I really love is my Seiko Pepsi. It is one of the first watches I purchased and looks awesome on the wrist. … Continue reading

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New shoes for Father’s Day

As a surprise gift, my wife and son surprised me with a new NATO style 22mm watch band. I am a big fan of NATO straps. When they are well made, like this one, they are very comfortable (in the … Continue reading

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Orient FFD0F004W0 Vintage Modern

Orient Watch Review FFD0F004W0 Vintage Modern For my birthday I wanted a dress watch with a complication that I have not had before. In this case, I really wanted a dress watch with a power reserve indicator. I ended up … Continue reading

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Seiko 5 SNK803 Beige Flieger/Pilot’s

Review Seiko 5 SNK803 Beige For years I have wanted this watch.  It was almost my first automatic watch, it lost out to my green military style 5.  It is a Flieger or pilot style watch.  It is a wonderfully … Continue reading

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For a while now, I have used Instagram to take daily watch photos, below is a gallery of the photos I have taken so far.  I will update this page as new ones are added. [Show slideshow] 123►   by

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Seiko 5 Sports SRP273K1

This is a very unique watch, insomuch that it was paid for by you, the readers of! The small ads you see on the side and bottom of the page generated enough cash to fund the purchase of this … Continue reading

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Timex Blue Vintage

Review Timex Blue Dial Vintage As part of my expanding vintage watch collection, I have added a Timex hand-wound watch watch.  Not sure what year, but it looks like it is from the early to mid 1970’s.  If I ever … Continue reading

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Gallery Rado Homage

Gallery Rado Sinatra Homage I received this watch as a gift from my father in law. It is a Gallery all ceramic watch, which is an homage to a Rado Sinatra watch.  The entire watch is ceramic with a sapphire … Continue reading

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Bulova Dress

Bulova Dress Watch I have had this piece for quite some time now, but I have not had a chance to actually review it.  It is a Bulova dress watch from 1960.  It has an M0 date code.  The dial … Continue reading

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