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Mine would be the Doxa Sub 1967.  Not sure any likely to come up though and will prpbably need a lottery jackpot to buy it.

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Ah well, I have a birth year watch or 16.

My pride and joy watch box, one from each month of 1965

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And four "spares"

2 from February, my birth month:

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And 2 from July

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I cheated and went for this instead, it helped that it was a piece I lusted after in any case, although I'd still like to find a nice watch from what was clearly a classic year! :yes: :biggrin:

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On 26 September 2015 at 08:11, electorn said:

Mine would be the Doxa Sub 1967.  Not sure any likely to come up though and will prpbably need a lottery jackpot to buy it

 

Think this one is 1967...

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On 11/18/2015 at 22:07, Mr Levity said:

Ah well, I have a birth year watch or 16.

My pride and joy watch box, one from each month of 1965

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And four "spares"

2 from February, my birth month:

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20312029512_777d5d549c_z.jpg

And 2 from July

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But you don't have one from the DAY you were born. :whistling:

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1 hour ago, gimli said:

But you don't have one from the DAY you were born. :whistling:

There is a possiblity that I may have. The black 7606 has serial No.5201435. I was born on 5th February. 1435 watches in 5 days ? I wonder what the output was back then and if it could be close ?

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If anyone comes across a Speedmaster from 1984 please let me know. August 1984 would be a bonus.  Beat up or mint, don’t mind. Thanks

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Just get a Flickr account or subscribe to a gallery membership here @Chris 810 and share the pics.

Just sold my birth year Patek Philippe, bought more with the heart than the head.  So now the search starts again to replace that.

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I would like to subscribe to a gallery membership however i think i need 50 posts ? I cannot see how to subscribe so i am guessing that is it 

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4 minutes ago, Chris 810 said:

I would like to subscribe to a gallery membership however i think i need 50 posts ? I cannot see how to subscribe so i am guessing that is it 

Here. :thumbsup:

 

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Ah well, I have a birth year watch or 16.

My pride and joy watch box, one from each month of 1965

20996340078_7c6e78e05d_z.jpg

 

And four "spares"

2 from February, my birth month:

22062515341_a24522c90f_z.jpg

20312029512_777d5d549c_z.jpg

And 2 from July

16236106573_7eeb21fac5_z.jpg

17203896744_ef67c16fdd_z.jpg

Wow what a collection i am gelous, hope i can fill one of them boxes one day.

 

Might start looking for watches from 1989 now

 

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Fairly confident this will be 64 because the Poljot brand was launched in 64, the dual branding 'Kirovskie' was dropped very quickly, and the movement is no later than 63.

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On 20/11/2018 at 19:31, scottswatches said:

 @Chris 810

Just sold my birth year Patek Philippe, bought more with the heart than the head.  So now the search starts again to replace that.

Had my eye on an 'affordable' 64 Patek Phillipe calatrava (?) two hander for a while, but would not get the wear to justify.  Must be over a year and it's still in the dealer though ....

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1961 Seamaster cal 552 auto , bought off the forum a good few years ago ,as spares or repairs, serviced with omega crystal crown and seals on genuine period omega strap and buckle
picture doesn't do the linen dial justice but going to be a keeper this one :thumbsup:

2nd pic before strap was sourced

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