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NEW YEAR COMPETITION

Post by domecurb on Sat Dec 30 2017, 18:04

I recently bought a Seiko dive watch, no ordinary dive watch though as this one is very very rare, so rare this is only the second one i have ever seen, it is what i would probably class as the ultimate Seiko diver watch [ some may disagree Wink ]
it was used by the SAS and numerous Armies and Navies throughout the world......
so not an easy one, but a simple question..........................

What watch is it ??????????

the winner is the first to guess and you can have as many shots as you want, the first to post here with the correct one will win an unknown as yet prize, unknown in that i will try to match the prize to the winners taste [ TRY I SAID ! Shocked ]

anyway good luck


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Post by Iceblue on Sat Dec 30 2017, 18:24

Great comp my first guess is a Seiko contra fieldwatch
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Post by domecurb on Sat Dec 30 2017, 18:42

@Iceblue wrote:Great comp my first guess is a Seiko contra fieldwatch

nope Very Happy


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Post by SeikoJohn on Sat Dec 30 2017, 18:42

The only Seiko that I know used in the armed forces is the Seiko RAF Gen 2 7T27-7A20  



As far as I am aware they where not issued to the SAS though and I would not think they are as rare as the one Iceblue mentioned .


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Post by domecurb on Sat Dec 30 2017, 18:43

@SeikoJohn wrote:The only Seiko that I know used in the armed forces is the Seiko RAF Gen 2 7T27-7A20  



As far as I am aware they where not issued to the SAS though and I would not think they are as rare as the one Iceblue mentioned .

Nope Very Happy


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Post by Iceblue on Sun Dec 31 2017, 12:27

Seiko 7t32 rare Swedish military watch
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@Iceblue wrote:Seiko 7t32 rare Swedish military watch

nopetty nope nope Very Happy


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Re: NEW YEAR COMPETITION

Post by daff62 on Sun Dec 31 2017, 21:46

Could it be the yellow dial Vulcan bomber crew chronograph cal 7A38?
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Post by domecurb on Sun Dec 31 2017, 22:10

@daff62 wrote:Could it be the yellow dial Vulcan bomber crew chronograph cal 7A38?

Nope.not even warm,in fact shivery cold Very Happy Very Happy


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Post by daff62 on Sun Dec 31 2017, 22:38

@domecurb wrote:
@daff62 wrote:Could it be the yellow dial Vulcan bomber crew chronograph cal 7A38?

Nope.not even warm,in fact shivery cold Very Happy Very Happy



Shivery cold isn’t much good. Sad

To try and at least get a bit warmer what about....

Pulsar G10 general service watch Seiko 7N32C or

1st gen RAF issue 7A28
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Post by domecurb on Sun Dec 31 2017, 22:52

@daff62 wrote:
@domecurb wrote:
@daff62 wrote:Could it be the yellow dial Vulcan bomber crew chronograph cal 7A38?

Nope.not even warm,in fact shivery cold Very Happy Very Happy



Shivery cold isn’t much good. Sad

To try and at least get a bit warmer what about....

Pulsar G10 general service watch Seiko 7N32C or

1st gen RAF issue 7A28

colder still Very Happy


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Post by SeikoJohn on Sun Dec 31 2017, 23:16

I think this watch exists only in your head lol!

If I too am wrong I shall continue searching tomorrow for an answer


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Post by domecurb on Sun Dec 31 2017, 23:30

@SeikoJohn wrote:I think this watch exists only in your head lol!

If I too am wrong I shall continue searching tomorrow for an answer

Mr Wong Very Happy


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Post by SeikoJohn on Sun Dec 31 2017, 23:38

Google here I come


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Post by Robti on Mon Jan 01 2018, 11:04

Just in case it’s a trick question. Seiko sports 200 Chrono sas
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@Robti wrote:Just in case it’s a trick question. Seiko sports 200 Chrono sas


and we have a....................................NOPE !! lol!


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Post by Robti on Mon Jan 01 2018, 12:48

An original skx007 or 62MAS or 6159-7010 early divers watches that they would have bought themselves so no military issued stamp
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Post by domecurb on Mon Jan 01 2018, 13:37

@Robti wrote:An original skx007 or 62MAS or 6159-7010 early divers watches that they would have bought themselves so no military issued stamp

very cold, Arctic in fact Very Happy


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Post by daff62 on Mon Jan 01 2018, 14:14

Let’s try either...

Seiko 6215 Diver or

Seiko AGS Stingray or

Seiko SBBS018 Tuna 

and fingers crossed we can escape from the Arctic Very Happy
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@daff62 wrote:Let’s try either...

Seiko 6215 Diver or

Seiko AGS Stingray or

Seiko SBBS018 Tuna 

and fingers crossed we can escape from the Arctic Very Happy

sooo wrong Very Happy


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Argh I’m off to my mothers for dinner
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Post by daff62 on Mon Jan 01 2018, 16:25

Running out of options but what about....

Seiko 6159 or

Seiko 6105 -8110 or

the Seiko 6217

.....coming across lots of Seiko models and must admit really like the majority of them. Very Happy
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@daff62 wrote:Running out of options but what about....

Seiko 6159 or

Seiko 6105 -8110 or

the Seiko 6217

.....coming across lots of Seiko models and must admit really like the majority of them. Very Happy
Very Happy

nope Very Happy


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@Robti wrote:Argh I’m off to my mothers for dinner

i haven't heard of that model but its wrong anyway lol!


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Post by domecurb on Mon Jan 01 2018, 18:58

a little clue..........it was only made for 2 years Wink


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Post by Robti on Mon Jan 01 2018, 20:34

Got to be the 7002-7020/9 then

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Post by daff62 on Mon Jan 01 2018, 21:10

A last throw of the dice for me is....

Seiko 6125-7000 





Seiko 6215-7000 or

Seiko 6159-7001



Hopefully Robti is right with his one. I never knew there were 
so many rare Seiko models in their early Diver watches.
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@Robti wrote:Got to be the 7002-7020/9 then


nope Very Happy


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Post by domecurb on Mon Jan 01 2018, 21:13

@daff62 wrote:A last throw of the dice for me is....

Seiko 6125-7000 





Seiko 6215-7000 or

Seiko 6159-7001



Hopefully Robti is right with his one. I never knew there were 
so many rare Seiko models in their early Diver watches.

both very very nice but sadly no


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Post by Robti on Mon Jan 01 2018, 21:43

My last for tonight
7002-7039
Skx031
6106-8100
6106-7107
6119-8460
7549-7009
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@Robti wrote:My last for tonight
7002-7039
Skx031
6106-8100
6106-7107
6119-8460
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nope..............i did say very very rare Wink


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Post by Robti on Mon Jan 01 2018, 22:31

Sdwa89 7T32-7D10 then


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@Robti wrote:Sdwa89 7T32-7D10 then

noooooooooooooooooo !! Razz


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Post by Robti on Mon Jan 01 2018, 22:47

Seiko 6159-7010 and good night with this
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Post by domecurb on Mon Jan 01 2018, 22:53

@Robti wrote:Seiko 6159-7010 and good night with this

sorry but no
you wouldn't think it would be so difficult, there are limits to the amount of dive models Seiko made, but you are all missing it


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Ok last try
Seiko ‘contra’ field master
2C21-0080
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Post by daff62 on Tue Jan 02 2018, 12:09

Will try...6306-7000 or 6306-7001. Very Happy
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@Robti wrote:Ok last try
Seiko ‘contra’ field master
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nope but a good try Very Happy


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@daff62 wrote:Will try...6306-7000 or 6306-7001. Very Happy

still very cold


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I have had a little search of google this morning and I can not find anything that I think would be suitable ... maybe time to up my thinking



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Post by domecurb on Tue Jan 02 2018, 14:15

@SeikoJohn wrote:I have had a little search of google this morning and I can not find anything that I think would be suitable ... maybe time to up my thinking


i think everyone needs to up their thinking
the watch is an example of Seiko ingenuity and technology, its NOT digital, but FULLY analogue.........


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right......one last BIG clue, this watch has 9 YES ! 9 hands and not a chronograph Wink


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7k52 6a10/ SLD005P
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Post by domecurb on Tue Jan 02 2018, 19:22

Jeese finally Rolling Eyes lol!

you are joint winner with Seikojohn who correctly guess within minutes of the comp starting

well done Robti

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Many thanks Bruce the 9 hands gave it away
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I was swore to secrecy via pm it was good seeing everyone having a guess and well done Robti


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Post by daff62 on Tue Jan 02 2018, 20:58

Well done Robti for finally working it out & Seiko John for knowing the answer so quickly. cheers
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Post by Robti on Sat Jan 13 2018, 13:02

And the prize is, and no it’s not a box of mince pies

















Many thanks to Bruce for this gift and finally getting the chance to meet him last night at my mothers when he dropped it off, and only sorry for not chatting longer but I clam up when first introduced to someone as important as him, once again many thanks for running the competition and for me winning cheers
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@Robti wrote:And the prize is, and no it’s not a box of mince pies

you are welcome Robert and nice to meet you too......................

Me important ???



lol! lol! i dont think so Laughing















Many thanks to Bruce for this gift and finally getting the chance to meet him last night at my mothers when he dropped it off, and only sorry for not chatting longer but I clam up when first introduced to someone as important as him, once again many thanks for running the competition and for me winning cheers


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Well Done Robti winning and to Bruce for the great Prize


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