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  1. Rick Hufnagel liked Omexa's post in the thread Anything, Irish Watchmakers..

    Jewellery shop clocks up 200 years in Wicklow town Gelletlie’s, which is also a watchmakers, was a favourite of Seamus Heaney Sat, Jul...

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  2. Rick Hufnagel liked Tiberius's post in the thread First Pocket Watch: Waltham 1911 Vanguard Discussion.

    Hello to everyone, and my thanks to all who have contributed to make this site what it is. As the title suggests, I bought my first...

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  3. Rick Hufnagel liked John Cote's post in the thread First Pocket Watch: Waltham 1911 Vanguard Discussion.

    Your watch, since it winds at 3:00 o'clock, was originally intended to come in a "hunting case" meaning a case with a closable, hinged...

    Dec 10, 2019 at 9:31 PM
  4. Rick Hufnagel liked okiejohn's post in the thread Brand you collect most.

    I've only been collecting a few years now. For some subconscious reason, I fell in love/lust with Rockfords. I really like the...

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  5. Rick Hufnagel replied to the thread This is weird.

    Rob, I have a G.M. Wheeler that suffered the same fate, and while I had it apart it was obvious someone completely soaked it in oil to...

    Dec 9, 2019 at 5:01 PM
  6. Rick Hufnagel liked D.th.munroe's post in the thread American Pocket Watches for Export.

    I'm not 100% sure but I think this little kw/ks 8s 7j riverside was for export. Plain dial #1015755 from a run of 70. It needs a...

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  7. Rick Hufnagel liked Nick23's post in the thread American Pocket Watches for Export.

    A 14 size Waltham 1884 Model AmWCo Grade with 13 jewels that dates to 1887, in a demi-hunter Sterling silver case by Dennison fully...

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  8. Rick Hufnagel liked luvsthetick's post in the thread Post some Seth Thomas Watches.

    Before my post #38 (showing my C. H. Gros PL) gets buried to deep by all the great Seth Thomas watches posted here I wanted to show...

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  9. Rick Hufnagel liked Jerry Treiman's post in the thread In Honor of Pearl Harbor Day, Patriotic Watch Case.

    Here is a South Bend grade 407 that I used to own. The original owner, whose name was inscribed in the back, was buried in a veterans...

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  10. Rick Hufnagel liked okiejohn's post in the thread Post some Seth Thomas Watches.

    Here's my only (so far ;)) PL Seth Thomas...a Grade 182, 18s, 17j, SN 290505... labeled as "Lake Shore" on the movement, and "Lakeshore"...

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  11. Rick Hufnagel replied to the thread Who sells these or how can I make this leather watch fob/cord?.

    If you make your own, you could use a 4 strand round braid with thinner leather to make a nice round cord. Actually your picture has...

    Dec 7, 2019 at 6:49 PM
  12. Rick Hufnagel liked musicguy's post in the thread Who sells these or how can I make this leather watch fob/cord?.

    I felt the same way myself so I went to Michaels and bought some leather and a punch and made this bow protector. It's very easy. But...

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  13. Rick Hufnagel replied to the thread My Unicorn, A Previously Undescribed Elgin Grade.

    Awesome! Congrats sir!

    Dec 7, 2019 at 6:01 PM