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Re: I like the brass case.
avatar April 11, 2017 05:30PM
Personally, I have never understood the attraction of a brass / bronze watch case. Confused

In my POV, in that application, it's simply another Base Metal. Whistle

But hey, to each their own and a'! Thumbs Up

Cheers!



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BobbyMikeRedux

Thanks! I wore it all day today and noticed a few things....

It sits on my wrist as nicely as my MKII (and weighs about the same).

The Horween strap feels divine, it's my first and I now understand why people like 'em.

The "deep" dial looks really nice up close (the hour markers are actually cut outs and show the "under" dial). I wasn't sure about this design feature, but am sold on it now.

The unidirectional bezel is tight, but not too tight. Again referencing the MKII - it is almost as sweet. I like it a lot.

I like the brass case. I've had gold watches before and have never bonded completely with them. Brass, at least as it has been done here, seems to suit me well.
Subject Author Views Posted
Unexpected visitor to the shop today Jpeg Attachments BobbyMikeRedux 296 April 10, 2017 01:36PM
Congrats - I like it! Thumbs Up (n/t) Mike D 102 April 12, 2017 07:01AM
Thumbs Up Still waiting for mine Sad (n/t) Micha 108 April 11, 2017 01:47PM
Great looker Cool Cheers! (n/t) Ethan Mack 116 April 11, 2017 08:00AM
That's a great looking watch (n/t) zekeryan56 108 April 11, 2017 05:56AM
Thanks! I wore it all day today and noticed a few things.... BobbyMikeRedux 113 April 11, 2017 03:45PM
Nice, what mkII do you have? zekeryan56 109 April 11, 2017 06:41PM
Seriously? Confused (n/t) Caveman 99 April 11, 2017 06:46PM
Re: Seriously? Confused zekeryan56 117 April 11, 2017 06:52PM
Re: Yes. Elaborate. Caveman 110 April 11, 2017 07:11PM
Re: Yes. Elaborate. zekeryan56 112 April 11, 2017 07:17PM
Yep, little ole me. Cheers! Image Attachments BobbyMikeRedux 115 April 12, 2017 05:30PM
Oh, why the name change? (n/t) zekeryan56 73 April 13, 2017 03:03PM
Issues with my old account. Had trouble sending/receiving PMs BobbyMikeRedux 81 April 13, 2017 04:19PM
Great photoshop! Applause (n/t) James T. Kirk© 95 April 13, 2017 12:53AM
What do you mean? That's a picture of me and my youngest son when he was a toddler. He was a big baby. (n/t) BobbyMikeRedux 82 April 13, 2017 12:27PM
Oh? OK, sorry about my confusion. Huh? (n/t) James T. Kirk© 87 April 13, 2017 01:14PM
Laughing BobbyMikeRedux 77 April 13, 2017 02:41PM
Re: I like the brass case. Caveman 117 April 11, 2017 05:30PM
Color, patina, etc.... BobbyMikeRedux 105 April 12, 2017 05:32PM
The patina is my main objection, of course Caveman 116 April 12, 2017 05:43PM
My question was rhetorical in nature... BobbyMikeRedux 84 April 13, 2017 12:25PM
Re: ..to knock, or denigrate, their choice makes no sense to me. Caveman 77 April 13, 2017 01:01PM
Okey dokey BobbyMikeRedux 79 April 13, 2017 02:46PM
Re: Probably your use of the Huh? emoji... Gif Attachments Caveman 86 April 13, 2017 04:15PM
I get your aversion to it, you stated that quite clearly a long time ago... BobbyMikeRedux 84 April 13, 2017 04:28PM
Re: If f you don't get it that's OK, but maybe you shouldn't bring it up every single time someone mentions a brass/bronze watch they like/bought/saw/thought about. Image Attachments James T. Kirk© 93 April 14, 2017 12:30AM
Re: ..maybe you shouldn't bring it up every single time someone mentions a brass/bronze watch they like/bought/saw/thought about. Rolling on the floor Gif Attachments Caveman 93 April 13, 2017 04:34PM
Makes me sick BobbyMikeRedux 81 April 13, 2017 05:25PM
Re: You're not even an entertaining ass, just a boor. Jpeg Attachments Caveman 93 April 13, 2017 05:39PM
Makes me sick X2 BobbyMikeRedux 71 April 14, 2017 02:12AM
If it would be just the box, it would already be cool, but that watch is very nice too! Cool James T. Kirk© 109 April 11, 2017 04:07AM
Cool! Thumbs Up (n/t) jhargrave 109 April 10, 2017 07:01PM
Looks great! Thumbs Up Is it brass? (n/t) JohnSNY 111 April 10, 2017 06:03PM
Yes, my first.... Jpeg Attachments BobbyMikeRedux 143 April 10, 2017 07:19PM
Nice. Thumbs Up (n/t) JohnSNY 100 April 11, 2017 01:48AM
Congratulations! Thumbs Up (n/t) Dbyers 116 April 10, 2017 03:27PM
Looks nice. Thumbs Up What brand is that? (n/t) Zeb 114 April 10, 2017 02:56PM
Ventus Watches (n/t) BobbyMikeRedux 101 April 10, 2017 03:21PM



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