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what is your next purchase

on Wed Aug 30 2017, 10:58
After seeing the comments and photos on the thread " what do you really want" with some really great entries it got me thinking what do you plan to be your next purchase ? for me I am mulling over the idea of a dress style watch possibly a Seiko SQ Quartz similar to this



It is very different from my usual buys as it is smaller and quite a smart watch where as I normally go for big bold and divers style .

So what is on your list of possible next buys ? ?

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Re: what is your next purchase

on Wed Aug 30 2017, 12:15
Given I like vintage or antique watches its invariably what I come across rather than a specific watch I want to buy next. That said there are a lot of watches on the Forum I really like so the temptation is always there to go for something more modern. Very Happy
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Re: what is your next purchase

on Wed Aug 30 2017, 12:34
i dont have anything on the horizon at the moment, but...................................... Very Happy

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Re: what is your next purchase

on Wed Aug 30 2017, 12:47
@daff62 wrote:there are a lot of watches on the Forum I really like so the temptation is always there to go for something more modern. Very Happy

oooo what could you be tempted with ?

@domecurb wrote:i dont have anything on the horizon at the moment, but...................................... Very Happy

Yup I am sure you will find something Very Happy

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Re: what is your next purchase

on Wed Aug 30 2017, 15:01
@SeikoJohn wrote:
@daff62 wrote:there are a lot of watches on the Forum I really like so the temptation is always there to go for something more modern. Very Happy

oooo what could you be tempted with ?



There's been quite a few watches I have really liked including the various Aragon watches. One favourite was one Bruce did a write up on which was the Odyssey Chronograph. A beautiful looking watch.  Very Happy

http://thewatch-clockforum.forumotion.co.uk/t574-odyssey-chronograph



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Re: what is your next purchase

on Wed Aug 30 2017, 15:03
@daff62 wrote:
@SeikoJohn wrote:
@daff62 wrote:there are a lot of watches on the Forum I really like so the temptation is always there to go for something more modern. Very Happy

oooo what could you be tempted with ?



There's been quite a few watches I have really liked including the various Aragon watches. One favourite was one Bruce did a write up on which was the Odyssey Chronograph. A beautiful looking watch.  Very Happy

http://thewatch-clockforum.forumotion.co.uk/t574-odyssey-chronograph




got to agree,i think if i got the chance i would buy one as well, they are stunning

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Re: what is your next purchase

on Wed Aug 30 2017, 23:21
Who would have thought within 12 hours of my original post saying I was contemplating buying a Seiko SQ that I now own one Shocked  

I blame Domecurb as he is the one that pointed one for sale out to me and he knows I am a weak weak man who does not need much persuasion to part with my money .

Requires a bit of a clean up and try to remove scratches from the crystal or replace it but here is what I bought


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Re: what is your next purchase

on Wed Aug 30 2017, 23:24
@SeikoJohn wrote:Who would have thought within 12 hours of my original post saying I was contemplating buying a Seiko SQ that I now own one Shocked  

I blame Domecurb as he is the one that pointed one for sale out to me and he knows I am a weak weak man who does not need much persuasion to part with my money .

Requires a bit of a clean up and try to remove scratches from the crystal or replace it but here is what I bought


wasn't me guvner, I'm innocent.............got an alibi and witnesses Shocked

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Re: what is your next purchase

on Thu Aug 31 2017, 07:37
That's a hard one to answer right now. I've got my Zetime smartwatch via kickstarter being delivered in the next month hopefully, though I paid for that ages ago. The next one is likely to be either another Aragon or a Seiko diver. I didn't have any divers when I joined this forum but somehow seem to have caught the buzz.
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Re: what is your next purchase

on Fri Sep 01 2017, 21:28
I think it may be something with a cushion case
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Re: what is your next purchase

on Fri Sep 01 2017, 21:46
For me I have a non running Seiko 7546 on its way so looking forward to getting it going probebley movement swap if I can find one

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Re: what is your next purchase

on Fri Sep 01 2017, 21:54
@Iceblue wrote:For me I have a non running Seiko 7546 on its way so looking forward to getting it going probebley movement swap if I can find one


the 7546 is a relative of the 9f movement, very accurate, but unfortunatly getting quite rare

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Re: what is your next purchase

on Fri Sep 01 2017, 22:40
@Iceblue wrote:For me I have a non running Seiko 7546 on its way so looking forward to getting it going probebley movement swap if I can find one


Good luck fella I hope you either succeed getting it working or manage to find a movement for it.

I like this style in the 7546


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Re: what is your next purchase

on Fri Sep 01 2017, 23:02
@domecurb wrote:
the 7546 is a relative of the 9f movement, very accurate, but unfortunatly getting quite rare

I had a look at the 9f movements after you mentioned them yesterday , how smart do they look wow I would enjoy looking at this especially with the display caseback


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Re: what is your next purchase

on Sat Sep 02 2017, 08:43
I say it's not working going to order a battery and go from their , it needs a clean up but has I think the original strap
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Re: what is your next purchase

on Sat Sep 02 2017, 08:50
If I can get the watch working I will order a new crystal and keep the patina of the watch


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Re: what is your next purchase

on Sat Sep 02 2017, 10:44
@Iceblue wrote:If I can get the watch working I will order a new crystal and keep the patina of the watch


that will be transformed with a new crystal, the dial looks spotless, nice find

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Re: what is your next purchase

on Sat Sep 02 2017, 19:18
@Iceblue wrote:If I can get the watch working I will order a new crystal and keep the patina of the watch

I dont think you will like it Andy so probably best just to send it to me Laughing Laughing

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Re: what is your next purchase

on Sun Sep 03 2017, 13:53
Recieved one of those red cards in the post yesterday while I was out , went to Post Office today and picked up my SQ . Happy days .


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Re: what is your next purchase

on Sun Sep 03 2017, 14:45
That is nice John, another one for my list Smile
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Re: what is your next purchase

on Sun Sep 03 2017, 14:56
@SeikoJohn wrote:Recieved one of those red cards in the post yesterday while I was out , went to Post Office today and picked up my SQ . Happy days .







That looks to be in good condition & a nice clean dial so a good find. 

Will be be interested to see if you can polish out the scratch on the 

glass or if it will need to be replaced. 





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Re: what is your next purchase

on Sun Sep 03 2017, 15:42
@daff62 wrote:

That looks to be in good condition & a nice clean dial so a good find. 

Will be be interested to see if you can polish out the scratch on the 

glass or if it will need to be replaced. 

I am going to try and.polish the scratches out I just need to find my emery paper I know I have some but not sure where I have put it.

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Re: what is your next purchase

on Sun Sep 03 2017, 16:29
so much for no plans to buy, just bought 5 ....yes 5 ! bull head chrono's Very Happy

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on Sun Sep 03 2017, 17:09
@domecurb wrote:so much for no plans to buy, just bought 5 ....yes 5 !      bull head chrono's Very Happy

5 Razz oh wow you have been busy . I do like a good bullhead though some of them look great especially the older ones .

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Re: what is your next purchase

on Sun Sep 03 2017, 17:21
@domecurb wrote:so much for no plans to buy, just bought 5 ....yes 5 !      bull head chrono's Very Happy



Five, affraid you have done well. Would be great to see some pics when they arrive. Very Happy
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Re: what is your next purchase

on Sun Sep 03 2017, 17:33
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Five, affraid  you have done well. Would be great to see some pics when they arrive. Very Happy

I agree , without pics it simply did not happen Very Happy

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Re: what is your next purchase

on Sun Sep 03 2017, 17:43
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Five, affraid  you have done well. Would be great to see some pics when they arrive. Very Happy

I agree , without pics it simply did not happen Very Happy

pics will be posted when they arrive which is supposed to be around the 7th ish

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Re: what is your next purchase

on Sun Sep 03 2017, 17:54
5 like the style, well done
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