1. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Jan 21, 2015

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    Happy days- I've bought my first watch for 2015.

    Let's play 20 questions to see if you can guess what it is. I've already given a clue in that I'm posting it here and not in the Heuer forum. You can't ask me "what type is it", but you can ask "is it a chronograph", etc. Yes, No answers only from me!

    I reckon this could take a while ;)
     
  2. elbeik

    elbeik Jan 21, 2015

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    New or pre-owned?
     
  3. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Jan 21, 2015

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    Pre-owned
     
  4. elbeik

    elbeik Jan 21, 2015

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    Over 39mm?
     
  5. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Jan 21, 2015

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    Yes, over 39mm
     
  6. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Jan 21, 2015

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    Is it a chronograph? (95% chance yes but never hurts to ask :) )
     
  7. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Jan 21, 2015

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    Yes, it is.

    As an extra clue- The series (not just the model) is no longer in production.
     
  8. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Jan 21, 2015

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    Is it quartz?
     
  9. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Jan 21, 2015

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    As a matter of fact, it is
     
  10. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Jan 21, 2015

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    S/EL Two-tone chronograph with the two little lcd windows?
     
  11. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Jan 21, 2015

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    Nope, not an S/el.
     
  12. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Jan 21, 2015

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    Ah... now I'm not sure...

    I was imagining you rocking this bad boy like a pimp down on Chapel St, just picture it with double-denim

    [​IMG]
     
  13. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Jan 21, 2015

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    You know, I do have an '80s car these days and I have been looking for the right watch to wear..but not sure that's it!

    I will say that my new purchase will be about as popular as the S/el with most on this forum....
     
  14. imagwai

    imagwai Jan 21, 2015

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    Aquaracer?
     
  15. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Jan 21, 2015

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    No- not an Aquaracer.
     
  16. imagwai

    imagwai Jan 21, 2015

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    Microtimer?
    [​IMG]

    Or failing that...
    F1?
    Kirium?
     
  17. Hubert

    Hubert Jan 21, 2015

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    My first thought was a CAW211A, until you said it was a quartz. Now I don't know.
     
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  18. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Jan 21, 2015

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    My followup guess:

    [​IMG]

    This is a pretty damn cool quartz chronograph btw
     
  19. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Jan 21, 2015

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    You got it. It's a Microtimer. I've always had a soft spot for these..in fact, I've owned two. The problem with them is that they scratch really easily. Having said that, they've now come down in price so it's not such a big deal as when they were new. It's summer here and given that I've been wearing a G-shock around the pool, I started looking at digital options and remembered the Microtimer.

    [​IMG]
     
  20. imagwai

    imagwai Jan 21, 2015

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    Yay, what do I win? :D