Eye Candy: One very sick grinder.
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    Eye Candy: One very sick grinder.

    Stefan Kuhn Garcia [Swizz], a product of Zeit Zentrum [Grenchen, CH], is a past Tour Host. This is some of his recent work. Swizz won the 2012 Cartier prize for outstanding watchmaking student.
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    Re: Eye Candy: One very sick grinder.

    Very pretty! Love the bridge curvature and the "anglage".
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    A few of this and some of the other ...


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    Re: Eye Candy: One very sick grinder.

    So that's a 649x - the plates on which he milled himself or something?

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    Re: Eye Candy: One very sick grinder.

    To me, it looks like a Unitas cal. 83 (or, 84, 85, 86, 87 and 88) - it's a 16.5 lignes (36.6mm dia.) movement, suitable for a small pocketwatch. It is a movement from the late 1930s to the 1940s.
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    Collection:
    A few of this and some of the other ...


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    Re: Eye Candy: One very sick grinder.

    Wow. Very cool.
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    Re: Eye Candy: One very sick grinder.

    Quote Originally Posted by v76 View Post
    It is a movement from the late 1930s to the 1940s.
    Would actually match the pattern he created !
    (way before my time though )

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    Re: Eye Candy: One very sick grinder.

    Looks cool! But errrr What time is it?
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    Re: Eye Candy: One very sick grinder.

    Quote Originally Posted by DaveTOG View Post
    Looks cool! But errrr What time is it?
    That's just what I was thinking...
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    Re: Eye Candy: One very sick grinder.

    Quote Originally Posted by DaveTOG View Post
    Looks cool! But errrr What time is it?
    Quote Originally Posted by mpalmer View Post
    That's just what I was thinking...

    Kinda hard to tell by looking at the back of the watch.... ;)




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    Re: Eye Candy: One very sick grinder.

    Quote Originally Posted by Popoki Nui View Post
    Kinda hard to tell by looking at the back of the watch.... ;)




    ~Sherry.
    With the position of the crown, I just assumed it was right side up!
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