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SeikoJohn
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Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Sat Oct 01 2016, 12:16
not a bad little collection considering I only really got started with this hobby about a year ago But here I present to you fellow members some of my collection



Top Row left to right , Rotary Chronospeed, Citizen Eco-drive,Vostok Amphibia,Vostok,Vostok
Bottom Row left to right , Seiko Chrono, Seiko squiggle(007), Seiko 6309, Seiko desk diver, Seiko 7s26






Top Row left to right Kenneth Cole,Boccia Titanium,Casio Illuminator, Citizen 7, Seiko Dual, Seiko Snk807
Bottom Row left to right , Invicta, Detomaso , Sperjna, Timex Expedition, Raketa red 12, Slava




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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Sat Oct 01 2016, 12:33
nice............still got my eye on that Seiko with the aftermarket bezel Razz
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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Sat Oct 01 2016, 12:51
domecurb wrote:nice............still got my eye on that Seiko with the aftermarket bezel Razz

as you have been told numerous times n the past you are not getting it I will never sell as this is the first decent watch I bought that got me into this hobby . Nice try though Very Happy

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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Sat Oct 01 2016, 12:52
SeikoJohn wrote:
domecurb wrote:nice............still got my eye on that Seiko with the aftermarket bezel Razz

as you have been told numerous times n the past you are not getting it I will never sell as this is the first decent watch I bought that got me into this hobby . Nice try though Very Happy

sigh.............life is so unfair at times......... Crying or Very sad
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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Sat Oct 01 2016, 15:20
An impressive mix of watches to have collected in just over a year.

I like them all with the Poljot red 12 and the Seiko Squiggle my favourites. Will be interesting to see the sotc in another years time. Very Happy
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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Sat Oct 01 2016, 15:23
daff62 wrote:An impressive mix of watches to have collected in just over a year.

I like them all with the Poljot red 12 and the Seiko Squiggle my favourites. Will be interesting to see the sotc in another years time. Very Happy

Lets just say I will be needing another watch display box fairly soon Very Happy

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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Sun Oct 02 2016, 07:10
The Seiko squiggle and the Amphibia are my personal favourites, nice collection.
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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Sun Oct 02 2016, 09:35
Nice collection John. Some very nice Seikoes, but you have guessed it, I love your Russians. bounce
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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Mon Oct 03 2016, 16:12
Not too shabby for a year John....
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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Fri Dec 16 2016, 14:01
Thought I would do a little Fecember update .. this is the majority of my collection I do have one or two hidden away





I wonder how the collection will change over 2017 ?

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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Fri Dec 16 2016, 15:01
a nice varied collection there Very Happy

"I do have one or two hidden away "
and so the hoarding begins lol! lol! lol! lol! lol! lol!
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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Fri Dec 16 2016, 15:19
domecurb wrote: and so the hoarding begins lol! lol! lol! lol! lol! lol!  

Hoarding ..... me ..... no way Very Happy Very Happy
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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Fri Dec 16 2016, 18:30
That's a nice collection.

Over and above the ones I liked previously I also really like the white dial Seiko, which I didn't see in your earlier pictures, with the green sweep second hand. Very Happy

It will be interesting to see how your collection evolves in 2017.

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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

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White dial with green second hand is my Monstermash you can see it better here http://thewatch-clockforum.forumotion.co.uk/t15-seiko-monstermash it is one of my watches I plan on modding Very Happy

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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Fri Dec 16 2016, 19:28
SeikoJohn wrote:White dial with green second hand is my Monstermash you can see it better here http://thewatch-clockforum.forumotion.co.uk/t15-seiko-monstermash it is one of my watches I plan on modding Very Happy

Thanks, it's quite a striking watch as it is. When "modding" can the bezel be changed as well as the dial and hands? I'm presuming it's all reversible if there is a change of mind. Very Happy
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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

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Dial and hands can be changed but when it comes to the bezel yes it can be changed but I believe they are hard to get hold of . I plan on removing the existing nail varnish and repaint it with a different colour .

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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Fri Dec 16 2016, 19:43
SeikoJohn wrote:Dial and hands can be changed but when it comes to the bezel yes it can be changed but I believe they are hard to get hold of . I plan on removing the existing nail varnish and repaint it with a different colour .

I thought the dial was replaced and hadn't realised the dial could be painted. Sounds like a very steady hand would be needed. Will look forward to seeing the results. Very Happy
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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

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No it wont be dial I will be painting it will be the bezel . I believe dials can be painted but no way would I attempt it I am not even allowed a paint brush in our house when decorating my wife says my cutting in is rubbish

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Re: Some of the collection (SOTC)

on Fri Dec 16 2016, 20:00
SeikoJohn wrote:No it wont be dial I will be painting it will be the bezel . I believe dials can be painted but no way would I attempt it I am not even allowed a paint brush in our house when decorating my wife says my cutting in is rubbish

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