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 My Calvan Swiss around 1948 with a Felsa movement.....

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this is a really sweet piece, given to me from an estate clearance...lots of wabi and case wear but the movement is super clean and keeping great time. Had it serviced in 1995.

My Calvan Swiss around 1948 with a Felsa movement..... Calvan5
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Sweet looking piece....don't worry about the wabi and patina on the dial...it adds character!!!

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My Calvan Swiss around 1948 with a Felsa movement..... Doggytongue

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sixtysix wrote:
Sweet looking piece....don't worry about the wabi and patina on the dial...it adds character!!!

thanks...I love the bracelet...american twist-o-flex!! classic haha!
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Nice old piece Thian. Ah the old Twist-O-Flex! My Dad loved those things! Great hair-pullers!!! My Calvan Swiss around 1948 with a Felsa movement..... Affraid
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bodypeersur1 wrote:
Nice old piece Thian. Ah the old Twist-O-Flex! My Dad loved those things! Great hair-pullers!!! My Calvan Swiss around 1948 with a Felsa movement..... Affraid

Very cool!

My father in law will STILL only wear a watch with a Twist O Flex!

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bodypeersur1 wrote:
Nice old piece Thian. Ah the old Twist-O-Flex! My Dad loved those things! Great hair-pullers!!! My Calvan Swiss around 1948 with a Felsa movement..... Affraid

heheh...well, you know we Asian gene pool guys have hairless arms hahahahahaha!
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Extremely classy Thian ! My Calvan Swiss around 1948 with a Felsa movement..... 803574 That is a REALLY nice texturing
on that dial. VERY cool !..I also like the way it goes back and
forth from numbers to markers as well. Wow..and what a classic
bracelet on this watch !!! Thanks for showing this one to us !

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My Calvan Swiss around 1948 with a Felsa movement..... NewSigcopy
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Tis my oldest piece, Tom, and really nostalgic one since I was born in 1948, and my friend, the same age pegged the Felsa movement and watch at around my birth year! hahaha! My Calvan Swiss around 1948 with a Felsa movement..... 744742
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thianwong wrote:
Tis my oldest piece, Tom, and really nostalgic one since I was born in 1948, and my friend, the same age pegged the Felsa movement and watch at around my birth year! hahaha! My Calvan Swiss around 1948 with a Felsa movement..... 744742

Hey, that's BEYOND cool Thian !!! My Calvan Swiss around 1948 with a Felsa movement..... Icon_cheers My Calvan Swiss around 1948 with a Felsa movement..... Icon_cool My Calvan Swiss around 1948 with a Felsa movement..... 803574 It makes it EXTRA special for you !!!

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