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    Default Re: SMITHS ENGLISH CLOCKS LTD with EMPIRE 151 MADE IN ENGLAND Movement (By: Steven Thornberry)

    Quote Originally Posted by Steven Thornberry View Post
    Perhaps it would have been somewhat better to say "reasonable and accurate." You said "reasonably accurate," which gives the impression of damning with faint praise.
    I'm probably erring on the side of not praising.
    at the very least, if I use the word accurate in my ramblings then i probably mean it.

    I'm not of any persuasion that deems to damn.

    Any perusal of my activity will show that I don't consider my education sufficient to be classed as an ex spurt of any ejaculatory consistency. Please excuse my temerity for use of language.
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    Default Re: SMITHS ENGLISH CLOCKS LTD with EMPIRE 151 MADE IN ENGLAND Movement

    Quote Originally Posted by roughbarked View Post
    It isn't unreasonable to assess that platform escapement or a movement may be mounted vertically or horizontally.
    No it isn't though you didn't mention that aspect. I see no evidence to support a claim that the Seiko movement you linked to is in some way related to the Empire one but if you wish to claim it is then as they say across the pond "knock yourself out".
    Jonathan.

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