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    A new lease of life

    I had this Caravelle branded UT-6497 and a wristwatch case to put it in. I bought a dial, set of hands and made a strap. Here are the results. One word- legible






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    Wow! That works really well - your strap looks very professional.

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    Is there no end to your talents Aditya?
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    Is there no end to your talents Aditya?
    Now, if I only knew how to become a millionaire........

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    Hi there,

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    Now, if I only knew how to become a millionaire........
    As the first million is the most troublesome, simply start with the second.

    Regards, Roland Ranfft
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    impressive work. what was that caravelle originally in? dial reminds me a lot of an old russian moscow CCCP 1941 ww2 era watch I sold a few years ago
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    Nifty creation you have there. Well done!
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    Go into politics?

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    Now, if I only knew how to become a millionaire........
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    Nice work,the hands really suit.
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    VERY NICE! It wont make you a millionaire but, make a few more of these fine time pieces and sell them, and your on your way, I'll be your first customer.
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    Thank you everyone!

    Quote Originally Posted by DaBaeker View Post
    impressive work. what was that caravelle originally in? dial reminds me a lot of an old russian moscow CCCP 1941 ww2 era watch I sold a few years ago
    This is what it was in. I had to change the centre wheel/cannon/hour wheel combination.


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