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PostPosted: Fri Oct 08, 2021 11:47 am 
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Hi all! I’ve been a member of this message board for years, but it has dawned on me that when I come here it is usually only to pick the experts’ brains. It’s often been a one-way street, with me not sharing too much. So I wanted to show you my small collection of vintage Breitling chronographs. I have acquired these over a decade or so; each one runs and wear beautifully and I do my best to keep them on my wrist as much as possible.

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As you can see, I love chronographs from the ‘40s through the early ‘70s. The Top Time was my first “grail,” and I still love it. The Sprint is my latest addition. I have one more piece currently with the Heists — I’ll post it when it returns.

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Beautiful Collection!


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Lovely trio.


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nice pieces!


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WoW Beautiful Collection, which one is your favorite?


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Excellent Collection! Thank you for sharing.


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Thanks y’all for the kind words. Here are some more shots of them. Image
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SALMANQ8 wrote:
WoW Beautiful Collection, which one is your favorite?
I’ll probably always love the Top Time most, as it was the spark for me with Breitling and sent me down the rabbit hole of watch collecting in general. Picked it up on eBay, broken, for about $800 back in early 2013. Times have changed…


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Nice trio, the chronomat superb!


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