My collection. High Dress Watch content. Sept 29, 2013 12:32:50 GMT -8 cartshed, lordflagpolecrabtree, and 2 more like this
Post by lordflagpolecrabtree on Sept 29, 2013 12:32:50 GMT -8
My collection, which seems to be ever growing.
I have called some watches Frankens and others Mods or Custom. I regard a watch sold to me with undisclosed modifications as a Franken.
Watch box No.1
Top row, left to right.
6619-7050 Sportsmatic Weekdater. May 1967 Now sold.
820 Sportsmatic Calendar (7625) June 1964. Kindly rescued by Cannop with part from Polly, Thanks guys.
6619-8970 Sportsmatic SGP. October 1965.
7619-7050 Sportsmatic Deluxe. November 1965. White GP bezel.
7625-8043 Sportsmatic SGP.May 1968
Bottom Row , left to right:
6139-6002 July 1972.
603 Seikomatic.February 1965. (My birthday watch).
6106-8060 DX Sealion M110. March 1969
6206-8001 Weekdater M55 Sealion. April 1965.
6206-9000 M55 Sealion. June 1966.
Watch Box No.2
Top row, left to right:
4006-6081 Franken Bellmatic. November 1976. Now sold.
4006-6060 Bellmatic. July 1976.
7s36-0330. (SNZG13 ? ) Ti. May 2010.
7009-3020 DX. February 1975.
7005-8190. Jan 1975. Gift from Polly.
Bottom Row, left to right:
7009-4040. February 1983.
7009-4040.January 1985.Now sold.
7625-8200. April 1966.
6206-8011. Bezel modded by Polly. April 1966.
Died now sold.
394 Selfdater M44 Sealion. July 1963.
I no longer own this one as I managed to find a birth year 6205, so gifted it to another member.
Watch Box No. 3
Top Row, left to right:
6119-8450 Frankensports. (6106 movement). May 1972. Died (I accidentally killed it) and gone to live with Polly.
Polly's Parts Drawer Custom Special. 6619 Case and movement, 7009 dial, 6602 hands. Love it !
7625-8041 Sportsmatic. October 1967.
6206-8001 SGP. M55 sealion. April 1966.
8306-8090 Seikomatic R CR220 Sealion.August 1968
Roller clutch winding. No magic lever. Aux hand wind.
Bottom Row, left to right:
7019-7210 Actus. October 1973.
7019-7060 FrankenActus. August 1974.
7019-7060 Actus. May 1975.
6119-7013 SGP. July 1971. 51+ hrs power reserve ! Now sold.
7625-1990 SGP with "Mercury"dial. June 1965.
Top row, left to right:
7009-876J January 1981.
Curtis Rose Gold GP. Felsa 4004 with aux hand wind. 25J . Now sold.
Citizen Eco-Drive E101.
66-8050 Hand wind. November 1973 (?) Gift from Polly.
7S26-03B0. June 2008.
Bottom Row,left to right.
J.W.Benson.GP. Mid 70s. Aux hand wind.
6602-? Sportsman Hand wind. ?1963
Died. Now sold.
Sekonda De Luxe 23J.Hand wind. RIP . Hands fell off.
Timestar. Hand wind.
Left to right.
6309-8910. November 1983.
Accurist MB441 Blingy beater.
Casio BM100WJ. Died during battery change.
Cardinal Diver. Swiss movement. 1971 ? Now sold.
6309-8020. October 1987.
Blue Stripey Franken. 7009 Movement, 7019 Dial, 7S26 Case back. Fell apart (literally) RIP
6309-7049. May 1985
Swapped with Mr TPG for 6309-7040 from May 1979
SKX007J. November 2012.
Citizen BN0000-04H 300m.2012. Now sold.
Molnija. Hunter case. 3602 Movement.
Oriosa Gold tone Pocket watch. Unknown age.
Pinnacle Pocket Watch. Possibly early 1900s.
New hands and crystal by Polly
Last and definitely least. Tacky quartz, keeps terrible time.
Bought only because.............
6119-7083. December 1969 Resurrected by Mike (Pollyc)
6619-8050 from July 1965 Now sold.
7005-8042. Sept 1972 LMB.(Lunch Money Beater).
7005-8042-P June 1974. Another LMB.
J W Benson. Hand wind. Late 40's ? Recased movement. Now sold.
Seiko 8M11-6000. April 1989. 3 time zones and alarm. Dancing Hands.Now sold.
H801-5481 April 1989
Services Hand wind. Made in England. Swiss movement.
Citizen Homer 21J Hand Wind. Dec '1966.
J W Benson Hand Wind. Late 60's ?
Services GP Hand Wind. Late 60's ?
7009-8330 Actus. July 1981
Casio WaveCeptor WVA-M640D-2AER Solar R/C. 2014
Citizen Eco-Drive AR3015-53e Stiletto. 2014 For sale Ebay.
The Eone Bradley. July 2014
Two for one ! 6619-8970 Jan and Feb '65. Thank you Josh. And Polly for restoring them Feb died.
J W Benson Mid 60's (?)
6619-9990 March 1965 (Gift from Pollythecat)
6205 Selfdater August '65
H601-546J March '87
Orient "Curator" FFD0J004W
2 Freebies from a customer
Tissot Seastar Automatic. Resuscitated by Polly.
50th birthday presents from me to me
6139-6005 from March '76. A huge thank you to Tony Cockroach.
Casio G Shock G-2900F-1VER
8305-1000 from September '65
SARB035 from July 20014
Two rescued from being scrapped by Polly
5H23-7060 "Chronos" from April '89 (?) For sale Ebay.
7N43-8001 From July '86 (?) Given to me by a very dear friend.
Helvetia "Allround". Late 60's. For sale Ebay.
Birth year 7606-7000 from Feb '65
And another birth year 6601-8930 from July '65
With new crystal, it's now in my birth-year watch box:
J W Benson No.5 60s ? New crystal thanks to Polly
J.W. Benson No.6 60's
J W Benson No. 7 60s ?
Sekonda Quartz. Gift from customer.
Citizen AW1260-50E Eco-Drive bought from Polly Sept 2015 For sale Ebay.
Biotron pocket watch conversion. Seagull ST63. For sale Ebay.
The jewel in the crown. 6139-6002 from May '71
G Shock DW-9052-2VDR
Fifty Five Fathoms Mod SNZH53 7s26. July 2015
55 Fathoms Mod SNZH53 NH35 Hacking and hand winding.
Eichmuller Pilot's watch
Waltham. Auto with hack and hand wind.
6222-8000 from May 1967
Omikron. hand winder.
Orient Mako FAA02002D March 2016. Hacking and Hand winding.
Citizen Cosmotron 7804 Nov '73
Bulova Accutron (2161 Movement ) A real Hummer !
Casio G Shock "Mudman"
7625-8031 Seahorse from March '67
Nivada Antarctic. Early 70's ? Gift from @wrench
6106-8660 Actus SS from Sept '74
7803 Cosmotron Special from Aug '74
6602-8990 From Feb 1965. Another Birth month/year watch.
0703-8000 Elnix from April '75
7143-7020 Lord Quartz from June '89. Now sold.
Cheapy just for fun
6619-8040 from December '65
Bulova Precisionist from 2012
J W Benson pocket watch
With new crystal from Polly
Another Bulova Precisionist. 2016
Bracelet made watch very uncomfortable, so I put it on a black strap.
Somehow this one slipped the net. Had it for a couple of years !
Hamilton Geneve (RAF) from 1974
Bargain beaters bought from TWF
Weide LED watch
If you've got this far, I THANK YOU !