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Discussion Starter · #1 · (Edited)
You just won a contest and have to choose from one of these two mechanical chronographs, both selling for a little over $2,000.00USD.

Here is your chance to change your vote from our old forum,
or just keep the battle going! As of 11/19/2007 in our old forum:



Choice #1-
The Orient Star WZ0031DS Mechanical Chronograph







*Hand winding automatic movement
*Hacking
*Power Reserve complication
*Daily rate +15 second ~-10 second
*10 atmospheric pressure waterproofing
*40 Jewels
*All Stainless Steel
*Crocodile strap
*Sapphire Crystal
*Case Diameter 41mm


Choice #2-
The Seiko Flight Master SBDS001









*Power Reserve complication
*40 Jewels
*Daily rate +15 second ~-10 second
*All Stainless Steel
*Sapphire Crystal
*Frequency 28,800 BPH
*Case Diameter 44mm


All pics by Watch-Tanaka of Japan
 

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I voted for the Seiko, based on looks alone.
 

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Now you see, John's opinion on stickies is absolutely correct!
I leave these polls as stickies, and they have become ignored.
Un-stick them and keep bumping them to the top, now
everyone has something to say! :lol: :laugh:
 

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I certainly like some of the Orient Star models and own one, but the Seiko Flightmaster speaks to me much louder if having to make a choice between these two.

Gary
 

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My vote is for the Flightmaster...primaily because it is a Seiko...I wonder if the movement is the 6r20 found in the new SPD001???...where can one buy:001_unsure: this watch???
 

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I voted for the Orient, I'm sure the Seiko is a champion product but it's too "busy" and if I were using it as a chrono I wouldn't be able to pay attention to the numbers, A.D.D. I suppose :w00t:
 
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