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Archive for May, 2008

Rubber Strap

Friday, May 23rd, 2008

Got an early Father’s Day gift, a new Italian made rubber strap for my Orange Bullet. It has a really cool tire tread look to it and really compliments the watch. The original “Presidential” style bracelet is very nice, but the simple black gives the watch a sportier look. The original band is so nice, […]

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Over 6 months of Automatic Goodness

Saturday, May 10th, 2008

It has been over six months now since I received an Automatic Seiko watch. I am pleased to say I am very happy with that watch, and all of my Automatics so far. They all keep better time than I expected, better than +/- 5 seconds a day, generally speaking. My first, the military style […]

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Something for the Ladies…

Thursday, May 8th, 2008

I was visiting my parents’ over the weekend and my Mom’s watch battery died. She has been looking for a wind up watch, which, are quite rare in stores now. A good alternative is a Seiko 5. Luckily, Seiko has a nice selection of automatic watches for women, starting at about $80. They do cost […]

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