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Old 30 April 2019, 17:47
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I have never changed any bands before, apart from replacing a broken G Shock band etc, but did change out to this one now:
Any secret to getting the pins out?

I've been wanting to change the band on my Seiko from the factory rubber band. There is zero clearance between the body and the band, and I can't get in there to depress the pins. Is there some kind of special tool I'm missing?
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Old 30 April 2019, 18:04
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Any secret to getting the pins out?
Paging Dr. B/2/75....Dr. Czar....to the operating room with his tools....
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Old 30 April 2019, 18:35
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Paging Dr. B/2/75....Dr. Czar....to the operating room with his tools....
So there is a tool...
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Old 30 April 2019, 18:37
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So there is a tool...
This is the one I use:

https://www.amazon.com/Actopus-Doubl...58586438&psc=1
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Old 30 April 2019, 18:43
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Old 1 May 2019, 02:31
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Any secret to getting the pins out?

I've been wanting to change the band on my Seiko from the factory rubber band. There is zero clearance between the body and the band, and I can't get in there to depress the pins. Is there some kind of special tool I'm missing?
I used a paperclip to press them
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Old 14 May 2019, 01:56
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Unconventional but....

My latest and last purchase for awhile. It was a deal i didn't want to refuse and looks incredible in person.

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Old 14 May 2019, 04:26
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Old 14 May 2019, 07:13
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Old 23 July 2019, 12:31
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Latest piece

Detroit Watch Co. 1701 Pontchartrain Great Lakes Edition Diver.
ETA 21 Jewels, Ceramic bezel, very good lume, and plenty of little subtle details to keep me wearing it for some time.


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Old 23 July 2019, 13:45
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Very nice watch! I really like watches with distinct additions to their second hand.
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Old 23 July 2019, 13:54
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Nice looking watch!
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Old 25 July 2019, 10:01
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Nice watch!
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Old 26 July 2019, 14:45
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Four Hamiltons for that watch!$!$!

Foster care is still available! Mars said he would be my second, if it gets to that.

Please enjoy it.
I took the Hamilton in to the local Master Watchmaker today for servicing. When he took the back off he said that he hadn't seen that particular movement in over two decades. He also gave an off the cuff appraisal around 9 to 10 times what I paid for it. Excited to get it back all cleaned up with a nice black leather band.
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Old 29 July 2019, 14:28
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I've avoided watches for most of my life but recently started to look around after having conversations with my old man. Anyone have experience with the Casio G Shock Rangeman, and what are the opinions?
Just to follow up. I picked up the green version. This watch is awesome and has taken a beating.
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Old 29 July 2019, 21:16
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Just to follow up. I picked up the green version. This watch is awesome and has taken a beating.
Should have hit up Leopard or AZ. They were selling theirs. AZ was throwing in hair gel.

Nice watch CV.
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Old 30 July 2019, 23:50
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Well, this sort of came about by chance.

Have been after one since childhood though.

Now I only need a PPK and light blue onesie...

Or a Randall knife and a 1911, well I do have a 1911...
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Old 31 July 2019, 21:56
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Just to follow up. I picked up the green version. This watch is awesome and has taken a beating.
I have the green one negative face and the black one with the positive face.

I'll probably get another one and change the green watch with the positive face.

My go-to watch (besides my Oris) for anything.
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Old 12 August 2019, 17:20
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New watch. Always wanted single-hand watch for some reason. It’s awesome.

Only 500 made.

Svalbard Singly AA29
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Old 12 August 2019, 17:48
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New watch. Always wanted single-hand watch for some reason. It’s awesome.

Only 500 made.

Svalbard Singly AA29
That is awesome! As are the watches above, but single hand is "unique".
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