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  1. I spent a very brief spell in new car sales (Alfa, Fiat & Kia), hated every second of it, well I didn't hate driving the nice brand new cars. I've seen brand new cars sold with literally no profit or even a small loss in the deal just to make it past the dealers quota for the month so they would receive the bonus from the manufacturer, same goes for pre-registered, it's just to show them as sold by a certain date to get bonuses. I was told by the sales manager at one time they even had 3-4 of the staff down as customers with cars registered to them to bump up the numbers. I can't see it's that different in other industries.
  2. When you have to wear an upside down hoodie as pants, you know you got problems.
  3. Marloe and Farer both do nice hand wind watches. I just can't decide which one I like more.
  4. The clasp does not join/fit the bracelet particularly well and I couldn't get it comfortable on me, also sharp edges. It's not the worst bracelet but not the same quality as the watch. I'm actually thinking of moving it on as I don't wear it since I have bought other nicer watches.
  5. I have the Hamtun Neon from an earlier KS campaign, it's a nice watch, well made with nice specs. The bracelet was a bit naff though so it lives on a leather strap now.
  6. I was looking closely at this one but the 'Beyond Horizons' put me off, especially as it's in a different font from the others.
  7. It WILL be a heap of crap if it's £50. Probably a £10 watch + packaging + Kickstarter fees etc, they'll need to make a profit and they'll make one at £50.
  8. That looks better to me, the printing could be a little crisper but maybe that's a prototype.
  9. See as I look at those pics you posted the 3 is further out from the centre edge (the circle cut out to show the movement) and more towards the edge of the dial, nearly touching the case, than the 9, the 6 is a different size. If you look from one hour marker to the next they are not identical or straight or lined up properly. I appreciate it's cut from a piece of a plane but unless it's meant to be like that it looks pretty rough.
  10. The guy who makes them is on the Microbrand Watch facebook page and I've seen a few of these watches mentioned. I'm not a fan and from what I've seen the numbers don't quite line up on some, I haven't posted about that on the group but that's how it looks to me. The 3 and 9 always look off to me but maybe it's the angle of the picture, sometimes the 3 does not look like it's in line with the crown too, not keen on the seconds hand either, it's useless. People seem to like them, I think he's sold a few.
  11. It's the ETA 955-412 which can still be bought for about £25. I'll get one some time and fit it myself, I have all the tools so shouldn't be too hard.
  12. Cool idea. Surely this company is risking getting into trouble with these brands though? They have a disclaimer on the website to say they are nothing to do with the watch brands but that does not mean Rolex etc couldn't sue them, if you make them yourself for your own use fine but you can't make money from someone else's brand name.
  13. I got the blue version of this last month. Eco-drive and tough looking at 43mm with really comfortable rubber strap. The coloured part of the case is a tough polycarbonate type material, a bit like a g-shock. Less than $200, Citizen Watch AW1150-07A
  14. I have this, beautiful watch. If you want to get away from divers try EC Andersson Calypso, Hamtun Nanok or the Zelos Skyraider (manual wind).
  15. Gruppo Gamma Vanguard on the right. I have 4 other micros just not got pictures yet!
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