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    Default VSF Spectre with 8500

    Trusty is amazing.
    Spectre ordered Wednesday, QC on Thursday, ship on Friday and arrived on Monday.

    Here are the first pictures of the unboxing.
    Nicely packaged.

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    One of the first things I noticed was that the bracelet was huge. Just got done sizing it. I had to take our five links to fit a 7 1/2” wrist

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    nice, congrats on the pick up. When you get the chance, could you take some pics of the movement? Did it also come with a nato strap?
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    It did come with a NATO strap. I’ll try to take a picture later

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    nice looking movement! Very tempted now since I sold my gen aqua terra 8500 awhile ago..
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    Movement looks good. Do share how it holds up. Wish they had made the dial more gen like. The rest looks great!

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    "Dream like your going to live forever,
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    Some more pictures


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    The NATO strap that was included

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    Quote Originally Posted by sacsha1 View Post
    Movement looks good. Do share how it holds up. Wish they had made the dial more gen like. The rest looks great!

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    Dont know if i'm blind but literally cant see the difference on the dial

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    fantastic watch, more pics with the nato strap please.. it is highly tempting with the copy movement as well

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    VSF in clone movements are way better than other factories. They are a devision from V6F concentrate on movement clones.
    They also test their watch movements before put them into production. So I expect great quality out of this.
    My only concern is the adjustable hour hand. This is the weekest parts in these movements.

    I am also not fan of this bubble second hand. VSF Spectre with 8500

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    can you get close up on the dial grain design

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    I ordered mine last week, hopefully be delivered tomorrow. It looks to be a stunning rep.

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    Amazing looking mvt, for that price

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    These are some morning sun shots. Hopefully they’ll provide some more detail.

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    Mine finally arrived Monday




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    "Dream like your going to live forever,
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    Amazing.. But looks can be deceiving . how is the feel on hand on close up? I had Sea Master earlier from trusty (5 years back) and as good as it was, I was not highly impressed. So time to be careful now. On a scale of 1 - 10, how would you rate it? How is quality of the steel on this?

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    Quote Originally Posted by Snow ball View Post
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    that looks fire

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    so darn tempting to pull the trigger

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    Hi guys, my first post here. I'm seriously close to pulling the trigger on one of these but have a couple of questions. One thing that bothers me is the incorrect TM marking on the 007 Clasp. I must admit I'm not a big fan of the 007 markings on the clasp anyway, how easy would it be to get a non 007 clasp and swap over? Where would I get one from?

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    Very nice with the ss bracelet

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    Great pictures in this thread. That movement is gorgeous. And it's a steal for the asking price. I wish it could be worn inside out, ha. Thanks all for sharing.

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    What TD do you get from?
    Lol

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    Quote Originally Posted by asovo View Post
    What TD do you get from?
    I got mine from Trusty. Not sure if it’s in stock or they’re waiting on a new batch

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    Quote Originally Posted by talkingshadow View Post
    Amazing.. But looks can be deceiving . how is the feel on hand on close up? I had Sea Master earlier from trusty (5 years back) and as good as it was, I was not highly impressed. So time to be careful now. On a scale of 1 - 10, how would you rate it? How is quality of the steel on this?
    It feels and looks good. A little small for my taste but I like it. I’d give it a 7
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