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  1. Xeric Trappist NASA watch finally arrived!

    Public Forum
    As a newbie to the watch hobby whose entry was through the space theme, this kickstarter project is what's started my collecting and whilst waiting over a year for this to arrive I'm very happy with it! The watch has a seiko VH31 quartz movement, although automatic version was available, and my...
  2. Space watch - #LaunchAmerica

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    Hi there, Anyone knows what watch was astronaut Bob Behnken wearing on 28 May 2020? See photo below:
  3. Seiko 6159 in Space

    Seiko
    Just came across this article about a Seiko 6159 that made it to space and back. It's a short read that's pretty neat. Enjoy! https://www.plus9time.com/blog/2019/2/2/seiko-6159-7001-a-space-watch?fbclid=IwAR3dbUO-onsjVdTL1NsIlBSvBuPBuJJDUHGbEJfwc95ZB4NXLyj4lO-sHxE
  4. G-Shocks in space

    Casio G-Shock
    G-Shocks are among other things been on lower orbit. Here collection of pictures. A lot of squares and some other models. Does someone know what heck could be pink one? https://www.watchuseek.com/f17/mudman-space-85325.html https://www.watchuseek.com/f17/dw-5600-nasa-classic-34827.html I...
  5. The Actual Very First Watch In Space

    Russian watches
    While it is a commonly believed that Yuri Gagarin, the first man to fly to outer space, wore the first watch to ever reach outer space along with him, it's actually not true. That watch is the second to reach outer space. Most of us here by now are familiar with his watch, a Sturmanskie, but...
  6. FS: Reduced: Omega Speedmaster First Omega in Space (FOIS)

    Watches - Dealers and Manufacturers
    Hi everyone! I am offering my unused Omega Speedmaster First Omega in Space for sale. I bought this watch at the Omega Boutique and you will see in the pictures that it is in new and perfect condition. It is of course full set! It comes with the Original Leather Strap and Original Buckle...
  7. FS: Omega Speedmaster First Omega in Space

    Watches - Dealers and Manufacturers
    Hi everyone! I am offering my unused Omega Speedmaster First Omega in Space for sale. I bought this watch at the Omega Boutique and you will see in the pictures that it is in new and perfect condition. It is of course full set! It comes with the Original Leather Strap and Original Buckle...
  8. Sports / Tool Watches, My Collection

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    Hey everyone! I recently shared this post " https://www.watchuseek.com/f2/another-state-collection-post-omega-iwc-heuer-journe-chronos-3101850.html " and had great recommendations by some great members here. I've added and moved some pieces, it's been really fun to work on my collection so far...
  9. Russian Space Watch

    Russian watches
    Evening All, I appologize for I'm sure this has been asked, but I'm still a bit confused. Which is the actual make and model watch that was first in space, also, what Russian/Soviet watches flew in space subseuqently, with what mission? The accounts I can find appear to be obscured by varying...
  10. An Interesting Video About Seiko Space Watch Testing

    Seiko
    Stumbled upon this video today thought it was worth a share, Don't remember seeing this posted here before if so sorry, Anyways the watch being tested appears to be a MM600 Spring Drive GMT with an added Chronograph feature, looking like a cross between the MM600 and the GS Spring Drive...
  11. Astronaut Watches how do automatics work in zero gravity ?

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    Would an Omega Seamaster work on space? Okay I ask this seriously. It's not a "funny" thread. What I have understood is that Speedmaster has manual winding and so it can work in space (zero gravity). Since Seamaster is basically the same watch but more waterproofed could it work on space? Or...
  12. The Vostok Space Force ISS Komandirskie Redux

    Russian watches
    The Komandirskie as used in the ISS has been discussed quite some time ago, and there are a few ostensibly newer models featuring the same insignia as seen under the 12 position on the dial. However, the true ISS model must have the following distinguishing features: 1. Early 811 case for a big...
  13. WTB: Universal Geneve Space Compax / Tricompax / Compax

    WTB - Wanted to Buy
    Preferred, the ones with tachymetre bezel.
  14. Zenith celebrates its 90th Baselworld participation at Supersonic Speed (LIVE pictures!!) WIN !

    Zenith
    A privileged partner of BaselWorld since its early days, Zenith celebrated its 90th participation - an absolute record - with the press and its retailers from around the world at a supersonic press conference. Over 150 guests congregated in the Von Bartha Garage art gallery in Basel to attend...
  15. Fortis Space Art Contest > Win A Parabolic Flight

    Pilots' & Military watches
    After 100 Years of Going Where No Watch Has Gone Before Fortis Wanted to Give Their Fans the Same Opportunity Fortis has a reputation for going where no watch has gone before. Ever since some of the original Mercury astronauts chose to wear the Fortis Spacematic watch, the brand has been a...
  16. seiko Super Space Style 2000 Date STUMPED

    Seiko
    OK GOT THIS SEIKO,.... I do not usually go for seikos but I have only seen 1 of these before. this has a dial made in Hong Kong and a swiss movement, it is a gmt? is this worth restoring for resale or for the watch junk place back in my closet? I do not even have an idea what it is worth non...
  17. Insert coin: Romain Jerome PAC-MAN Fever Limited Edition series

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    Love or hate Romain Jerome’s unusual take on watches, no one could ever accuse him of taking the tried and trusted route to haute horology. His latest offering to the watch world is a limited series of 80 watches inspired by the cult of PAC-MAN™. Developed in association with NAMCO BANDAI...
  18. Eerste Nederlandse horloge met André Kuipers de ruimte in

    Kaliber 2010 (NL)
    De Nederlandse astronaut André Kuipers is woensdagmiddag 21 december aan zijn ruimtereis begonnen met een speciaal voor hem ontworpen Nederlands horloge om de pols. Roland Oostwegel uit Heerlen is de ontwerper en de maker van dit innovatieve horloge, de R.O.1 SPACE Special Edition. In 2010...
  19. "50 Years in Space" by Raketa

    Russian watches
    This comemorative watch "50 Years in Space" is not awailable in western countries (Yet). It was launched last week by Raketa, during a gala diner organised in the Palast of the Russian Army in Moscow. That was the largest ever meeting of Cosmonauts. More than 150 Russian and Western Cosmonauts...
  20. My 1st Speedie, my 1st photo

    Images
    Here's the watch my wife gave me for the completion of my master's degree. I laid it against the mission patches for Shuttle and rocket launches that I've been a part of. Enjoy.
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