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New Member Introductions and Beginners Watch Forum

New to watch collecting? Want to learn how to get into collecting mechanical watches without spending a ton of money? Introduce yourself here and begin your journey.
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The General Discussion Forum

Open watch discussion forum for watches & brands not covered elsewhere.
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The Affordable Watch Forum

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The Smartwatch Forum

This forum is for the discussion of all things related to smartwatches.
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The Swiss Watch Forum

Forum for all Swiss watch brands that do not have a dedicated forum (Breitling, Oris, IWC, Panerai, etc.)
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The Swiss Vintage Forum

This Forum for all Swiss-heritage vintage (at least 20 years old) watch brands.
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The American Vintage Watch Forum

A forum to celebrate the American watch making tradition both old and new.
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The Japanese & Asian Watch Forum

This Forum is for the discussion of Japanese and Far East Watches from China and Russia.(Orient, Casio, Citizen, Pulsar, Seagull etc.)
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The German Watch Forum

Forum for the discussion of all things pertaining to German watches and German watch making.
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The Watch Straps, Winders & Accessories Forum

This forum is for the discussion of all things related to watch straps, winders or any other accessories for watches.
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The Seiko Forum - New!

This forum is for the discussion of all things Seiko!
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The Rolex Forum

This forum is for the discussion of all things Rolex related.
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The Patek Philippe Forum

This forum is for the discussion of all things related to Patek Philippe watches.
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The *Official* Glashütte Forum

Official brand sponsored forum for the discussion of all things related to Glashütte.
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The Omega Forum

This forum is for the discussion of all things related to Omega watches.
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The Tag Heuer Forum

This forum is for the discussion of all things related to Tag Heuer watches.
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The Longines Forum

This Forum is for the discussion of all things relating to Longines watches
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The Accutron-Bulova-Caravelle Forum

This Forum is for the Discussion of all things related to Accutron, Bulova & Caravelle Watches, both New and Vintage Models.
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The Ball Watch Forum

This forum is for the discussion of all things related to Ball Watches.
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The Hamilton Forum

This forum is for the discussion of all thing related to Hamilton watches.
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The Invicta Forum

This Forum is for the discussion of all things related to Invicta Watches.
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The *Official* LÜM-TEC FORUM

Official forum for the discussion of all things relating to LÜM-TEC watches.
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Review And Reference Forum

Post your watch reviews and other tutorial or informational articles about watch related subjects.
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Watch Sales Forum

Post your watch or watch related items for sale or trade in this forum. OPEN TO ALL REGISTERED MEMBERS. YOU MUST HAVE A POST COUNT OF 5 OR GREATER TO POST IN THIS FORUM.
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Straps & Accessories Sales Forum

Post your straps and watch related items for sale. OPEN TO ALL REGISTERED MEMBERS. YOU MUST HAVE A POST COUNT OF 5 OR GREATER TO POST IN THIS FORUM.
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Wanted To Buy (WTB) Forum - Except Tuning Forks!

If you're seeking to purchase a watch or related product, post it in this forum - Open to all registered members with a minimum post count of 5. WTB Tuning fork parts should be posted in the Accutron-Bulova-Caravelle forum.
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Photography Forum

Discussion of techniques, equipment, tips, and other topics related to taking better photos of watches....and everything else!
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