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Really Interesting [message #9050] Mon, 04 June 2018 03:41 Go to next message
MonKee is currently offline  MonKee
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http://www.bbc.com/news/av/world-europe-44333446/the-swiss-m aster-watchmaker-running-out-of-time
Re: Really Interesting [message #9051 is a reply to message #9050] Mon, 04 June 2018 04:44 Go to previous messageGo to next message
GaryM is currently offline  GaryM
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Sad to see. He brings a good point about the trade, you make many mistakes. Take a whole day to make a part and break it, go take a walk in the forest to clear the mind. A life long learning process.

It has nothing to do with my watch collection, it is the people I share my watch collection with that matters.
Re: Really Interesting [message #9052 is a reply to message #9051] Mon, 04 June 2018 19:51 Go to previous messageGo to next message
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At nine to ten months labor per watch I wonder how much his watches sell for?
Re: Really Interesting [message #9053 is a reply to message #9052] Mon, 04 June 2018 20:01 Go to previous message
MonKee is currently offline  MonKee
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Answer to my own question, last October one of his Duality model watches was auctioned off at $915,000 dollars. I am going to really step out on a limb here and guess none of our forum members own one of his watches.
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