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      06-18-2012, 06:31 PM   #1585
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my daddy has one of those. He can afford all of these to wipe his ass with though http://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_nkw=...ilippe&_sop=16 but just uses this instead

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      06-18-2012, 06:53 PM   #1586
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That's an awesome picture and awesome watch Chewy!!!!
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      06-19-2012, 12:34 PM   #1587
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Is that a Ball watch?
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      06-19-2012, 12:41 PM   #1588
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That's an awesome picture and awesome watch Chewy!!!!
Thanks! Here's a video of its lume in action...



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Is that a Ball watch?
yup! The Ball Engineer Hydrocarbon Spacemaster.
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      06-19-2012, 06:19 PM   #1589
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That's an awesome picture and awesome watch Chewy!!!!
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Is that a Ball watch?
yup! The Ball Engineer Hydrocarbon Spacemaster.
Yeah that's awesome. Do you have any other watches.
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      06-19-2012, 06:27 PM   #1590
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Is that a Ball watch?
Yes it is. But I assume you figured that out after he posted the video of it with the watch name in the title.

Neat watches.
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      06-19-2012, 08:42 PM   #1592
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Breitling super avenger (white, no number)

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Batons? Nice!
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      06-19-2012, 11:10 PM   #1593
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Batons? Nice!
Thanks! But what do you mean "Batons"?
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      06-20-2012, 07:03 AM   #1594
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Yeah that's awesome. Do you have any other watches.
Thanks! Sadly, no, at least none worth mentioning.

I do have a TX 800 series linear chronograph watch, which I really like because it's super light. But, nowadays I rarely ever wear it. The Ball holds up really well, so I wear it nearly every day and I have yet to see a new scratch or dent on it.

I am, however, looking for a nice, dressier watch though... there are two that I'm interested in, but neither show up online for sale as used.
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      06-20-2012, 07:44 AM   #1595
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Yeah that's awesome. Do you have any other watches.
Thanks! Sadly, no, at least none worth mentioning.

I do have a TX 800 series linear chronograph watch, which I really like because it's super light. But, nowadays I rarely ever wear it. The Ball holds up really well, so I wear it nearly every day and I have yet to see a new scratch or dent on it.

I am, however, looking for a nice, dressier watch though... there are two that I'm interested in, but neither show up online for sale as used.
Yeah well it is better to have 1 nice watch than 10 cheap watches.

Thanks.
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      06-20-2012, 01:15 PM   #1596
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Yeah well it is better to have 1 nice watch than 10 cheap watches.

Thanks.
i always rather have 10 nice watches that are priced reasonable than 1 expensive watch. I have 7 watches that range from $500-$1000, i like to be able to switch between watches depending on the occasion.

side note am i the only one who doesn't like rolexes? to me there all ugly :-/
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      06-20-2012, 01:28 PM   #1597
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i rather have a panerai than a rolex, but i love my seamaster
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      06-20-2012, 01:29 PM   #1598
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side note am i the only one who doesn't like rolexes? to me there all ugly :-/
You are not the only one. I don't like them one bit either.

I make an exception to the Deepsea though, cuz who doesn't like a really thick domed sapphire crystal?
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      06-20-2012, 02:58 PM   #1599
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You are not the only one. I don't like them one bit either.

I make an exception to the Deepsea though, cuz who doesn't like a really thick domed sapphire crystal?
i might be wrong but i would guess and say most people buy a rolie for the name. theres a lot of nicer watches out there for the price of a rolex that most people never heard of. On the other hand i know some people do like the looks of a rolex so it does come down to personal preference. I'm just never impressed when someone shows me their rolex.
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      06-20-2012, 03:02 PM   #1600
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Srsly? Here in Germany we buy a BMW to drive, not to show off a watch. Hard to believe this thread has been going for 7 years of dbaggery.
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      06-20-2012, 03:26 PM   #1601
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For all you watch collectors I found this site
Watchrecon.com
They also have an android app. Basically it takes the listings from all the major watch sites, ie WUS, Timezone, etc etc, and puts it all in one place.
Currently I have been wearing my Omega Seamaster as my daily but I also have a bunch of Lum-Tec's and a Rolex Datejust in my collection.
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      06-20-2012, 03:29 PM   #1602
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Srsly? Here in Germany we buy a BMW to drive, not to show off a watch. Hard to believe this thread has been going for 7 years of dbaggery.
In case you didn't notice you are in the off topic section... you know where not everything revolves around BMW's.

You have a motorcycle in your avatar, should I make a post in the OT motorcycle thread about how it's dbaggery since I don't like bikes?
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side note am i the only one who doesn't like rolexes? to me there all ugly :-/
I mostly agree with you. The Submariner is a classic design, but everyone has one. I do like the Daytona with a white dial, but not enough to justify the price tag. And the gold/blue two-tone is cool, but I don't see myself wearing one personally.

If I ever own a Rolex, it will probably be a vintage DateJust. I do like the classic look with a little patina on the dial and hands.

Something like this...
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Thanks! But what do you mean "Batons"?
That is what is refers to the hour markers, Batons.
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      06-20-2012, 04:48 PM   #1605
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Srsly? Here in Germany we buy a BMW to drive, not to show off a watch. Hard to believe this thread has been going for 7 years of dbaggery.
Actually, some of you in Germany made my watch. Thanks to the Sinn guys in Frankfurt am Main.
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      06-20-2012, 08:39 PM   #1606
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side note am i the only one who doesn't like rolexes? to me there all ugly :-/
You are not the only one. I don't like them one bit either.

I make an exception to the Deepsea though, cuz who doesn't like a really thick domed sapphire crystal?
Yeah I agree I am not a fan either. The deepsea is really a cool watch although way too thick for everyday.
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