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Marathon on Bracelet - a little steep for 650 on a bracelet -but a sweet looking piece -gotta put this on my short list!!!

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That is a very nice watch George. Sell a few of your current watches and you could easily get that one!
 

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working on it brotha!! got a wayz to go -i may not get to this piece until summer but that's ok!!
 

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The Marathons are very nice. They are expensive and rarely discounted. Good luck on your hunt.....
 

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WATCHURSELF wrote:
Miyota 8215 i read on the site i was on
The watch you have pictured says "Swiss Made"! :lol


My guess is a 2824-2 or a SW200. I'll see if I can locate it.


EDIT . . . (look what I highlighted in red) . . .




  • Intended Use: Dive, Search and Rescue (SAR)
    Uni-Directional Elapsed Time Ring (60 minutes-120 clicks)
    Analogue dial with date
    Water resistant to 30 atmospheres (1000 ft)
    Automatic self-winding 25 jewelETA 2824 movement (Swiss)
  • Stainless Steel 316L water tight case with engraved back. Sapphire Crystal. Screw down crown.
  • Black face features luminous hands and hour markings powered by Tritium. Sweep second hand with luminous trianglepowerd by Maraglo
Optional stainless steel bracelet available (Part No. WW005005) Replacement Rubber bracelet available (Part No. WW005006)
  • This watch is made in accordance with ISO 6425 and Government of Canada requirements. As well, this watch is manufactured in accordance with GSA Stocked Item Purchase Description-Now under contract to GSA (US Government).
    This Dive Watch comes with natural rubber rubber mil-spec strap (swiss made)
  • Note: This watch is available only to Government and approved Departments and Ministries.
 

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oops - the one i saw last night said it was a miyota?? swiss made would probably be more $$$

i must have gotten the pic from another source page
 

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RICK
yep - they make swiss Eta version, also swiss quartz version

this one is the eta 2824-A2 $700 + bracelet $170

kinda steep but really nice lookin watch IMHO

i know i saw a miyota version (unless i was dreamin LOL) gotta look harder
 

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Yeah it looks really hot to me!! singing brotha -gotta wait til i thin out my boxes!!

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They make great watches George. I also have been checking out the brand and thinking about adding it to the collection...
 

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OK, Marathon Man

[flash=425,344]http://www.youtube.com/v/glVRyeQW01Y&hl=en&fs=1[/flash]
 

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Great movie -BUT my teeth still hurt from those scenes!!
What ever you say M&M......:%
 

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I've been trying to talk my older brother out of his for a while now....he's a retired US Army Major...has some cool UAE watches too from when he was in Saudi working for a Prince after the first Gulf War.
 

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THX BOYARDEE!! -UR RIGHT 41MM is JUST TOO SMALL

46mm is just right IMO

Thx for the link Brotha!!

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heres the ones they do sell....

they do not make a miyota version, but they do have quartz and the have the jsar wich is the big boy 46mm quartz....

keep in mind the one you were loooking at George is 41mm........seem to remember you saying that was too small for you....



http://www.broadarrow.net/sale.htm
 
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