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Archive for September, 2010

Watch Review: Omega Speedmaster 3211.30.00

Thursday, September 23rd, 2010

Omega Speedmaster Ref. 3211.30.00 Watch Review. Around a week ago, I received an amazing e-mail. I had won an Omega Speedmaster, in silver in a sweepstakes from Lussori Jewellery. At first, I had my doubts, but I called, and it is all legit. Exactly one week later, I received it via UPS. Presentation: The watch […]

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State of the Collection, September 2010

Saturday, September 18th, 2010

Still working on my Speedmaster review (there is a lot to say about a fine time piece).  For now, I wanted to summarize my current collection, including what band/bracelet everything is on.  So, click above to see my collection.  All of the watches above are in the current rotation.  I have a few that are […]

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New Watch, the REAL Speedmaster

Friday, September 10th, 2010

Today I received my sweepstakes Omega Speedmaster. As you can see from the photos, it is a stunning watch.  I will post a full review this weekend, but so far, it is an amazing watch. by

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Watch Review: Vintage Timex Square Faced

Friday, September 3rd, 2010

Vintage Timex Square Faced Last, but not least, is a watch I picked up a few weeks ago, and I have finally gotten a chance to review.  This is a squarish faced Timex, of unknown vintage.  I am sure if I opened up the case, I would see a manufacture date, but if a watch […]

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Amazing day…getting a Speedmaster, for real

Thursday, September 2nd, 2010

Got an e-mail from, saying I won a sweepstakes for an Omega Speedmaster!  Well, I remember signing up for this a few weeks ago, and I guess someone has to win.  I called the company, and sure as heck, it’s real!  I am not sure which model it is, exactly, but I believe it […]

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