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Show us your Vostoks!

Discussion in 'Watches' started by wanderer16, Dec 4, 2017.

  1. wanderer16

    wanderer16 Loaded Pockets

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    I will kick it off. Amphibia KGB

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  2. Moshe ben David

    Moshe ben David Loaded Pockets

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    I have this Vostok Europe TU-144:

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    Unfortunately, it has effectively died. It is an automatic; but no longer will keep anything approaching good time. Took it into my watchmaker; a guy who really is very good. He opened it; tried to nudge it; no dice. He declined to do more than that; said the movement was just too strange. Someday I'm thinking I might just have him salvage the case and the bracelet by replacing the movement and most likely the face...

    Although I'd like to keep the face if I can!

    L'chaim!

    Moshe ben David
     
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  3. Gary Gross

    Gary Gross Loaded Pockets

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    If you can retrofit a modern Seiko or Citizen movement you'd have a reliable and attractive watch!

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  4. Moshe ben David

    Moshe ben David Loaded Pockets

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    My thoughts exactly. Have not yet discussed with my watchmaker. Don't have budget to do it right now... :-(

    L'chaim!

    Moshe ben David
     
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  5. wanderer16

    wanderer16 Loaded Pockets

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  6. Dragon1976

    Dragon1976 Loaded Pockets

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    I have bought many years ago, because I was at the german army a tank technican. Nice Watch, and works like a tank! :-D [​IMG]

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    Amphibia Scuba Dude
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