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Archive for November, 2010

Watch Review, Seiko Bell-Matic, 1970.

Sunday, November 21st, 2010

Seiko 4006-6010T Bell-Matic. Overview:  While looking through a coffee can full of watches at a local antique store, I pulled out this little gem.   First I saw the back, so I knew it was a Seiko, then I flipped it over and saw some magic words, Bell-Matic.  What is a Bell-Matic?  In the late sixties […]

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2 More Vintage Watches

Sunday, November 14th, 2010

I’ve done it again and picked up two more vintage watches. First off, we have a Timex, from 1979: It’s a nice, funky automatic.  It has a nice, over-sized Day and Date, with quickset. Secondly, I picked up a Seiko Bell-Matic from 1970! This is my first Bell-Matic, which is basically a wrist alarm clock, […]

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