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Old 12-31-2011, 02:38 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default 6119-7160 Proof Sports diver from April 1969 fished out of the 'Bay......

Got this one a back in November..........

Sellers pic...

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This is what came in......lume was black on hands and dial, sweep hand was faded.........

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Now she is a keeper...........

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Now I need to find another one of these original bracelets.....



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Old 12-31-2011, 03:46 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Default 6119-7160 Proof Sports diver from April 1969 fished out of the 'Bay......

That's pretty cool! Can you share some details on your restoration?
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Véry cool
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Beautiful! I love those Sports Divers!
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Default Re: 6119-7160 Proof Sports diver from April 1969 fished out of the 'Bay......

That sports diver looks great now!!!

Really love them too!
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Beautiful work Derek. Congratulations and enjoy.

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Nice one RD super good looking watch; black with big indices, classic!

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Another excellent catch


Super job on the clean up




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Default Re: 6119-7160 Proof Sports diver from April 1969 fished out of the 'Bay......

Great result ! Congratulations !
Any tips to share about cleaning up dial & hands and make a nice brush effect on case ?

Thanks in advance.
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