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      05-21-2013, 02:40 PM   #67
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Some lovely time pieces here. Nice to see we share interests other than cars. I might post some photos up soon.

I usually wear an Omega Seamaster planet ocean.
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      05-21-2013, 02:57 PM   #68
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I drive nice cars and I wear nice watches.

I don't wear any watch that costs as much as my car, nor can I see that ever happening with me.

Depending on a number of things I may wear a Rolex Milgauss or Submariner, Omega Constellation, a Tag something I don't know type, I know it's just a basic automatic sport watch, Breguet Marine (blue), Audemars Piguet Jules Audemar (it's just a simple, clean dressy watch), or a Bell and Ross military watch.

What car I drive isn't a function of what watch I'm wearing, or vice versa. You could find me wearing any of these watches in my 3er, 5er or even when I'm in a taxi.
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      05-21-2013, 03:01 PM   #69
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I love watches. I'm slowly trying to collect them. I currently have 2 Movados and a Burberry time piece. Slowly I'm going to get a few others. The Burberry one probably goes best with the car. Looks great on a dark night when all you see is the road, the bmw interior lights, and the watch
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      05-21-2013, 03:06 PM   #70
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I have a few watches (>20), most are Christopher Ward models following a suggestion from Biscuits to Paul a long time ago.
Nice collection Matthew!

There's a few spaces to fill in that big old box of yours
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      05-21-2013, 03:12 PM   #71
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I recognise at least one name on here from TZ-UK.
Any one else on there as well....
Used to be ,but most of the watches sold on there blatantly end up on eBay with a few 's added on top.
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      05-21-2013, 03:16 PM   #72
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Lovely watches Thanks for sharing , Keep them coming i'm sure Faizal has some real special pieces ( P P ? )
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      05-21-2013, 04:57 PM   #73
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Casio g shock through the week at work

This is my pride and joy for the weekend.

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      05-21-2013, 04:58 PM   #74
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My daily is a seiko pilot master, would love a christopher ward watch nxt but im on a strict budget atm, bought a bottle of poorboys last wk & the wife went mental so can u imagine wot she wld be like if I bought one of those.
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      05-21-2013, 05:18 PM   #75
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And the winner is!!!! You must of dropped a serious bit of tin on that badboy mate!!! Lovely watch.

Tag heuer carrera for myself. Drive an f20 m sport.
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      05-21-2013, 05:28 PM   #76
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Here's my daily...



the Rolex Datejust II gift ...



When I tried wearing them both for time travel ...

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      05-21-2013, 05:35 PM   #77
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Everyone's posted some stunning watches. Apologies for not mentioning everyone, just a few that I noticed :-)

James - I think that Chopard is a lovely watch.

Marlie - wow, a true classic.

Ed - your collection is really nice and I haven't seen an Omega with that strap recently.

Phil - nice planet ocean :-D

mj - nice collection and lovely photos.

Westy - really like the photo of the first Omega.
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      05-21-2013, 05:37 PM   #78
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Definatly not everyones taste, but this is my U-Boat.

For daily I have a TW Steel,
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      05-21-2013, 05:42 PM   #79
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With reference to scoobas original post ... yup I do sometimes drive a battered car or a car not in balance with the watch :-)
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      05-22-2013, 02:38 PM   #80
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With reference to scoobas original post ... yup I do sometimes drive a battered car or a car not in balance with the watch :-)
X5 , Alpina, Range Rovers,Porsche 911 ,Some Peoples idea of batterd cars Lol
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      05-22-2013, 03:05 PM   #81
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Phantom, nice boat. Is your watch rotator mains powered ?

I haven't got around to using a rotator I bought yet because I can't figure out how to route wires where I store my watches.

Scooba - Hehe, although a different kind, here's my grey boat ...


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I Love my U-Boat, other then it is a little big for every day use being 53mm.
The rotator just plugs into the wall. I have it on a shelf in my main living area, as I never found somewhere to put it. my wife and parents got me the watch for my 30th B-day and for Xmass my dad got me the winder when he was really sick and it was the last gift he got me before he passed
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      05-22-2013, 04:04 PM   #83
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Here's mine, the Superocean never comes off to be fair, I love it. I wish the Franck Muller was genuine though






This is next on the list (42mm):




Almost forgot, the car, a multicoloured 325d Msport
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      05-22-2013, 05:46 PM   #84
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Tag and (now) a BMW for me.
Have i missed something here mate????!!!!! Wheres the merc gone??
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      05-23-2013, 01:50 AM   #85
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I got 2 watches.
Casio g-shock for work. It never let me down.
Citizen for weekends.
My priority's for watches
Min 200 m water resisters
No battery's to replace.
Scratch pro glass.
I love watches and cars, but in life is more priority's ( especially when you have kid)
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      05-23-2013, 03:31 AM   #86
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Have i missed something here mate????!!!!! Wheres the merc gone??
Oh do keep up
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Oh do keep up
Easier said than done when Palmnuts changes cars like people change underpants......
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      05-23-2013, 04:54 AM   #88
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I don't wear any watchs... Never likred something on my wriste ...am i out of the norm here?
Same here - I was given a Rolex when I left my last job, but it just sits in its box. It's probably worth a few bob, especially as it has a Middle Eastern Head-of-State's crest on the face, but I can't bring myself to sell it - too many fond memories of a past life. I wear it very occasionally, but not for long - it's just too heavy and uncomfortable.
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