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    Hamilton military watches w/cases and some questions

    You guys are killin me with these prices! haha. I'm 34 and only been collecting for about 9-10 years, I'd give anything to find these items at the prices you are talking about.
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    Hamilton military watches w/cases and some questions

    Another update, this time on the canister. Finally worked on it today and saw a detail I had missed previously. In an earlier post I had said that one of the springs was installed incorrectly and fed through only one hole of the screw. Well, this was only partially correct. Yes, it was only...
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    Hamilton military watches w/cases and some questions

    WOW! So much information from everyone. I can't thank you all enough for the help, knowledge and personal stories passed along in this thread. I'm definitely going to be keeping an eye out for a sextant at some point. Also, I believe a found a picture of the plate that was originally on my...
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    Hamilton military watches w/cases and some questions

    Paul, thanks for checking and for your help with my questions. Leigh, that is so awesome that you have those items still today! Thanks for sharing the pictures and details. I know virtually nothing about aviation, so sorry if this is a stupid question but, would the sextant setup have been the...
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    Hamilton military watches w/cases and some questions

    Thanks for the kind words about the watches and all the information from everyone. Terry - I had seen that book and while it looks great, (for the moment at least) I'm just looking for Hamiltons or at most US military watches. I'll probably splurge one day and eventually pick that up though...
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    Hamilton military watches w/cases and some questions

    First is the Model 22. It has both wooden boxes and is in great shape, minus the outer leather strap which has ripped in the small section in between buckle hole 4 and 5. The movement is still very accurate too. I didn't check it down to the second but from March until mid Nov, it was still on...

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