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The Hamilton retro or reissued watches from the 1980's came with different movements. The vast majority of these watches used quartz drives.
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Mushroom Watches..."Mushroom brands" (also referred to as "myth brands"), so called because they pop-up overnight ... are watch companies which are completely outsourced to a high-volume Chinese manufacturer ... and then sold exclusively over the Internet. Myth brands often feature European sounding names and claims of European origin, elaborate tales about the brand's namesake, and sky-high listed MSRP's - but are then always "On Sale!" ...
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We cannot keep these in stock. People want the look, but not the bother of an old watch.
Look at this. [Rene Belloq holds up a silver pocket watch] It's worthless. Ten dollars from a vendor in the street. But I take it, I bury it in the sand for a thousand years, it becomes priceless! - Indiana...
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Solving a serious problem for small watch manufacturers ordering parts for disparate parts of the globe.
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Writer and investigative journalist.
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Mainstream author since 1985. Publishers include Longman Pearson Chicago, Macmillan, NY and O'Reilly, Cambridge http://www.amazon.com/-/e/B001HPUU7A
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Published in 14 languages, Readers Choice Award, Bestseller.
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Author and journalist specializing in Hamilton Watches
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Investigative Journalist, Award Winning Best-selling Author, Watchmaker and Restorer
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  • Vintage Hamilton Wristwatch Magazine
    Author, 2003 - present
    Research, Compile information on Hamilton Watches, Report on Findings
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Origin of the Phrase "That Sucks" or Simply "Sucks"
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A common belief about the term "sucks". From the Urban Dictionary: It is crap, a loser, broken, second rate. Believed to have originated fro

Dallas Mavericks trade and roster news 2015: Rick Carlisle agrees to fre...
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The Dallas Mavericks are pretty much content with what head coach Rick Carlisle has done for the franchise, and now, it looks like the marri

The importance of COSC, featuring Seagull 1963 Reissue
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Over 1 million COSC certificates are issued annually, mostly to Rolex, Omega, and Breitling. While buying my first watch proper, I took chro

Back to Basics
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It's been two months now since I left California for Texas. I'm as settled as I'm ever going to be, and therefore have no further excuses fo

K&D and Moseley Staking Tool Manuals
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You will probably discover the difficulty in finding staking tool manuals. If you look at the cost of the 1910 K&D book - Staking Tools and

Hamilton Wristwatches by date 1936
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By 1936, the government began publishing economic information that said the country had regained levels of late 1920's prosperity. They didn

This is by-far and away the best kept secret in America. I would drive 500 miles to have this shop work on my car. In fact, I drove 525 miles. Great work, the ultimate customer service and friendly. My father raised me to be a auto mechanical. I thought I did a good but, I chose business after high-school and he was OK with it. I know a little. Enough to write a review. God bless these guys!
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