I'd love to have one of those...

I'd love to have one of those...

Joined: September 14th, 2008, 2:21 am

November 1st, 2011, 12:48 am #1

http://www.orient-watch.com/feature/cal469/index.html

*Never a waste of time to look at a watch*
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Joined: June 19th, 2009, 6:51 pm

November 1st, 2011, 3:02 am #2

It does have a familiar Seiko look to it though.

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Joined: October 25th, 2005, 9:59 pm

November 1st, 2011, 4:07 am #3

http://www.orient-watch.com/feature/cal469/index.html

*Never a waste of time to look at a watch*
got this from Noah some years ago..

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Joined: January 19th, 2010, 10:45 pm

November 1st, 2011, 4:39 am #4

interesting, that 469 caliber goes back some years. nt
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Joined: January 19th, 2010, 10:45 pm

November 1st, 2011, 4:43 am #5

http://www.orient-watch.com/feature/cal469/index.html

*Never a waste of time to look at a watch*
I didn't like them at first but seeing this 3/4 profile shot is much more interesting than the straight on shots.

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Joined: January 19th, 2010, 10:45 pm

November 1st, 2011, 5:00 am #7

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Joined: October 25th, 2005, 9:59 pm

November 1st, 2011, 6:09 am #8

interesting, that 469 caliber goes back some years. nt
one aspect I like about it is that it winds up quite fast! If I remember, Tony helped to find out when this piece was made....mid 90s.
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Joined: October 25th, 2005, 9:59 pm

November 1st, 2011, 6:11 am #9

It's a big one! 45mm wide and 24mm lug width!
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Joined: December 1st, 2006, 7:39 pm

November 1st, 2011, 6:40 am #10

one aspect I like about it is that it winds up quite fast! If I remember, Tony helped to find out when this piece was made....mid 90s.
It has been the basis of many of their movements for over 38 years.. The power reserve was added in 1996.. Over 100 million have been produced in total..

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Tony Lewis
New Zealand
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