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by Tortoise
Wed Apr 14, 2021 11:37 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Misread Thread Titles
Replies: 142
Views: 14732

Re: Misread Thread Titles

Draft thread: Moly, Ratty, Badger or Toad?
by Tortoise
Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:46 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Daft thread: Moly, Ratty, Badger or Toad?
Replies: 17
Views: 396

Re: Daft thread: Moly, Ratty, Badger or Toad?

:D :clap:
Nicely done!
I loved that book and the animated series ...
Somewhat embarrassingly, I'm afraid I am probably more Mole than anything else at this point! .... (perhaps I should change my forum handle/avatar? :lol: )

cheers
by Tortoise
Wed Apr 14, 2021 8:28 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Wine + YouTube purchase just now
Replies: 18
Views: 573

Re: Wine + YouTube purchase just now

Congratulations - enjoy in good health! :thumbup: :clap:

I have aspirations for one of these too and have it on the radar for later this year...

Looking forward to some pictures if you have the inclination?

cheers
by Tortoise
Mon Apr 12, 2021 1:32 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Post a picture from your latest ride
Replies: 952
Views: 47941

Re: Post a picture from your latest ride

Sunset spin around the N/E corner of Lake Mac..
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by Tortoise
Mon Apr 12, 2021 1:02 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: The Lume Shot of the Day
Replies: 127
Views: 3156

Re: The Lume Shot of the Day

C7 Rapide 210412.jpg
by Tortoise
Sat Apr 10, 2021 5:21 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CWL of the day
Replies: 32341
Views: 1829399

Re: CWL of the day

The orange glow of sunset turned the dial a shade of purple.. Nice shot! I love how warm light will turn it pretty much outright purple. Office lights here are a harsher blue/white, making the blues pop Thanks! Yes, I really like the variation in character depending on the light.. C65 SC BOR_210410...
by Tortoise
Sat Apr 10, 2021 5:02 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: The Lume Shot of the Day
Replies: 127
Views: 3156

Re: The Lume Shot of the Day

^^^ Yes, like fireworks bursting overhead. Can't compete with that!
Here's something more modest . ... an "imposter" if you like.. :-k ..

210410_Marathon GSAR.jpg

...Marathon GSAR - tritium tubes not lume. (Am I allowed to post this here? :oops: :lol: )
by Tortoise
Sat Apr 10, 2021 4:54 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: A Reason Why We Haven't Much of a Snake or Rat Problem..
Replies: 25
Views: 1300

Re: A Reason Why We Haven't Much of a Snake or Rat Problem..

Wow! Superb photos .. thanks for sharing. :thumbup:
by Tortoise
Thu Apr 08, 2021 8:58 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: CWL of the day
Replies: 32341
Views: 1829399

Re: CWL of the day

C65 SC BOR_210408.jpg
The orange glow of sunset turned the dial a shade of purple..
by Tortoise
Thu Apr 08, 2021 8:55 am
Forum: Straps
Topic: Rehabilitating a trident with a Toshi strap
Replies: 11
Views: 284

Re: Rehabilitating a trident with a Toshi strap

Looks terrific on the Trident IMHO.
I agree the non-tapering form seems more suited to the bigger pieces...
Enjoy in good health! :thumbup:
by Tortoise
Sun Apr 04, 2021 12:52 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Rze watches (formerly Reise) Endeavor
Replies: 15
Views: 656

Re: Rze watches (formerly Reise) Endeavor

^ Agreed. That's a bit disappointing actually... :(
by Tortoise
Sun Apr 04, 2021 5:51 am
Forum: Reviews and Articles
Topic: Quick comparison between two colourways of the C65 Super Compressor :
Replies: 24
Views: 685

Re: Quick comparison between two colourways of the C65 Super Compressor :

Great SC comparison photos Ferg! Good idea for a thread.. :thumbup: Thanks Ferg. The blue takes it for me and the bracelet is definitely the right choice. I know they are the same size, but the blue looks smaller in your photos. I am presuming that it is the same color bezel that makes that effect. ...
by Tortoise
Sun Apr 04, 2021 5:24 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: A day being surprised by watches
Replies: 33
Views: 1025

Re: A day being surprised by watches

Thanks for sharing your adventure .. A bit like one of those movies where you think you've got the hang of the plot and you know how the story is going to end and then there is an unexpected plot twist at the conclusion. As I read your story, I had a hunch you would leave the Tudor AD visit to the e...
by Tortoise
Sat Mar 27, 2021 10:30 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: My Oris conundrum, your thoughts requested
Replies: 31
Views: 851

Re: My Oris conundrum, your thoughts requested

I'm going to play devil's advocate with your conundrum Chris .....
I reckon stay strong, disciplined, focused and keep thinking about that Tudor BB ! :D :lol:
regards