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    Originally posted by Ron View Post


    Finally got a new battery for my 1977 Seiko 0532-5008. Part of the LCD screen decayed leaving a black mark but it was a gift so a lot of sentimental value.
    Awesome - a classic!

    As an FYI, if the time comes when the LCD decays to the point of illegibility, replacement movements can be found online and they aren't overly difficult to swap. Here's a Seiko LCD swap I did for a friend who inherited this watch from his father:

    Before:


    During (amazing that it held up as well as it did):


    After:
    Sent from my CONTROL shoe phone inside the Cone of Silence

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      Originally posted by minty007 View Post
      Awesome - a classic!

      As an FYI, if the time comes when the LCD decays to the point of illegibility, replacement movements can be found online and they aren't overly difficult to swap. Here's a Seiko LCD swap I did for a friend who inherited this watch from his father:

      Before:


      During (amazing that it held up as well as it did):


      After:

      Thanks for the info. Nice job on the replacement.

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        Orient Mako XL

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          I got my new beaver tail strap on the Hamilton.


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            New swatch

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              What watch I wore today

              Originally posted by Dapper_B View Post
              New swatch
              Nice. I was just looking at their automatics at the Swatch store in mall of America last week. A pretty great value for an automatic timepiece. That system 51 movement is made by robots.

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                  The heritage retrograde today

                  Sent from my CONTROL shoe phone inside the Cone of Silence

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                    Originally posted by minty007 View Post
                    The heritage retrograde today



                    Oh my that is nice.

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                      Originally posted by Dapper_B View Post
                      New swatch

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                      Looks speedy!

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                        Originally posted by Ron View Post
                        Oh my that is nice.
                        Thanks, it’s one of the box favorites
                        Sent from my CONTROL shoe phone inside the Cone of Silence

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                            Originally posted by axegrynder View Post
                            I got my new beaver tail strap on the Hamilton.


                            Very nice! May I ask where you got the strap from?

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                              Where my cheap watch bois at.


                              IMG_20200214_104623_619 by Professor Horseyhead, on Flickr
                              https://www.professorhorseyhead.com

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                                Originally posted by gazza74 View Post
                                Very nice! May I ask where you got the strap from?
                                Thanks, I got it from https://www.combat-straps.com/

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