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Archive for July, 2008

Funky finds….

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2008

Spotted this monster on eBay.  It’s a Pulsar PK5003X.  Just $85.  It has a power reserve and a GMT ring.  Looks a little big, though.  I asked around the PMWF and it turns out it is 44mm across, a little too big for my wrists. I also saw this one: It’s a Seiko 5 SNK645.  […]

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New Aged Leather

Saturday, July 12th, 2008

We were at the Fossil outlet store in Wisconsin a week ago and I picked up a nice distressed leather band for my military Seiko. Take a look: I think it suits my little military watch well and will be keeping it on there a while.  The quality of the Fossil leather is excellent.  It […]

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Glenn’s First Watch

Thursday, July 10th, 2008

For our son Glenn’s second birthday, we got him his first watch!  He is only two, but he has a fascination with Daddy’s watches.  We showed him some more kid like watches, but he wanted a more grown up looking watch, so he picked this one: It is a nice, clean looking Timex.  The body […]

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