Category Archives: Watch Review

Vostok Komandirskie #211428 “Battle cruiser”

Vostok Komandirskie #211428 “Battle cruiser” This is my first Vostok watch.  I have heard they are simple, reliable watches that come in hundreds of styles.  The Komandirskie (Commander) watch is a 17 jewel, hand wound watch.  Now that I have … Continue reading

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Marina Militare

When is a Panerai not a  Panerai?  When it is a Parnis Marina Militare. More than a year ago, I purchased a Parnis Marina Militare 42mm, with power reserve, automatic watch.  I purchased this model specifically because it has the … Continue reading

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Orient Day Date CEV0J002B

Orient Day Date CEV0J002B I had my birthday a couple months ago and received a watch. It was not quite me, so I went ahead and bought this one instead. For years I really admired Orient’s homage watches. Sadly, since … Continue reading

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Seiko Alpinist SARB017

Seiko Alpinist SARB017 The Grail.  For every watch collector, there is a ‘grail’ watch.  The one watch you have wanted for years, but could never justify the expense.  Some collectors shoot so high, they will never own that Rolex or … 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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Seiko 5 Sports SRP273K1

This is a very unique watch, insomuch that it was paid for by you, the readers of watches.cyberphreak.com! 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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