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Archive for August, 2009

New Wishlist.

Monday, August 24th, 2009

It’s never too early to start thinking about Christmas or unexpected money, so here is a list of a bunch of watches that I like.  All are newer designs. Here is a trio of watches that I like, The Orient CEX0P001B (Black), CEX0P002D (Blue), and the CEX0P003W (White). They are all the same watch, except […]

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Too cool

Wednesday, August 12th, 2009

Spotted this one on eBay recently: It’s an Orient CEX0P002, automatic with power reserve indicator.  It has a nice, classic look, 39mm across (not too big) and even comes on a nice leather strap with a signed deployant clasp!  It has a tachymeter scale as the chapter ring, which is a little pointless, but I […]

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Another DIY watch band.

Saturday, August 1st, 2009

Tried out sewing on a sewing machine the first time today.  Using some extra canvas and a an existing diver’s clasp, I made this! It took three tries, but in the end it looks really nice and it very comfortable to boot. by

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