Omega f300 198.001

Omega f300 198.001

Introducing the Omega f300 198.001 The Omega f300 198.001 model is a Tuning Fork watch, these are unique watches as they work in a unique way. They work using a tuning fork frequency, yes that’s correct, the watch uses a tuning fork as its prime moving element. This technology was developed by Bulova, and their watches are known as “Accutrons“. These watches are a piece of horological history, and not only are they very accurate and easily achieve Chronometer status. Also…

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Omega SMP 2531.80.00

Omega SMP 2531.80.00

Introduction The ‘Bond Watch’ is the Omega SMP 2531.80.00. SMP stands for Seamasters Professional. Who does not remember watching their first James Bond film? My first James Bond film was Sean Connery in his last outing in ‘Diamonds Are Forever’ in 1971. I think he was wearing a Rolex, Ian Fleming’s the authors choice for his 007 Licenced to kill British spy. The films changed over to Seiko during the Quartz decade of the 1970’s Roger Moore’s Bond. James Bond…

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The Retro Majestyk 2 LED

The Retro Majestyk 2 LED

By Majestyk 2 LED I bought this Majestyk 2 LED back in May 2016 from Badger on TWF. I was very happy to get hold of one as there were only limited number made back in 2006. 500 with the blue LED, and 500 also came in red. The unmistakable watch was the brainchild of Canadian watch enthusiast Jeff ‘Majestyk’ Lockhart. It’s inspiration come from the decade of the ‘Supersonic 1970’s’ if you are too young to remember (I am not)….

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Omega Constellation MegaQuartz

Omega Constellation MegaQuartz

Watch Description This Omega Constellation MegaQuartz is a perfect watch for me,  1970’s design perfection! A TV shaped case and dial, all stainless, due to the tapering bracelet that almost looks integrated. Sporting an Omega logo on the bracelet clasp. The watch and bracelet weigh in at a substantial 122 grams sized for my 7¼”. ‘Constellation’ in astronomy, the term refers to a group of stars whose movement through the celestial vault is consistent and predictable. What better name could…

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Seiko Landmaster SBBW005

Seiko Landmaster SBBW005

Introduction Recently I had the opportunity to purchase this Seiko Landmaster SBBW005, it could not come at a worse time. As I had just purchased several watches.  Even though I really wanted the watch I did not give in to the temptation, at first. The advertised price was quite reasonable.  In addition, the previous owner had imported the watch from Japan. I was very surprised to see it hanging around for a few days as I thought it would sell quickly….

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