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8317 posts · Joined 2010. #4 · Mar 14, 2013. My lume shots are nowhere close to your level of excellence, especially when you're able to show the watch behind the lume. Of course I'm only using a 12 year old Olympus digital, and I think it does OK for my purposes. Here's a few: View attachment 1008699.Timex Men's T49875 Expedition Military Field Green Nylon Strap Watch: Watches: Amazon.com. Timex Men's T44921 Expedition Metal Field Black/Brown Leather Strap Watch: Watches: Amazon.com. Timex Men's T49451 Expedition Rugged Field Shock Analog Green Nylon and Black Leather Strap Watch: Watches: Amazon.com.Jun 12, 2012 · Feb 14, 2024. 30. 3K. 3d ago. by big_slacker. 1 1 of 799 799. Forum dedicated to Rolex and Tudor watches. Rolex and Tudor are Swiss brands, part of the Rolex Group. The lume is very strong on the watch just like my new Monster once charged or in the daylight after a couple of minutes, but the hands are off putting compared to the watch face bright white lume markers. ... A forum community dedicated to watch owners and enthusiasts. Come join the discussion about watch collections, displays, …by Wendy Boswell by Wendy Boswell Didn't catch that great Larry King interview everyone's talking about today? Don't want to fumble around with VCR settings to tape that classic X-...765 posts · Joined 2022. #44 · Nov 26, 2022. TheWraith said: Bought three in the last 10 days. ISL-57 and ISL-46, ISL-131. ISL-131 was bought used with hands removed by PO (broken seconds pinion), other two from their "practice" watches. I'd say on par with the watches they emulate.Alternatively, check if Silverman’s have spare hands with Tritium lume, if you’re bothered about keeping the watch original. I’d get the hands re- lumed with Super Luminova, the colour can be matched to compliment that of the dial markers (by a good watchmaker) and will make the watch look much better and improve its ...Feb 26, 2011 · 157 posts · Joined 2010. #24 · Feb 26, 2011. Breitling lume is the worst in my experience. The Seawolf is an incredible watch but the lume is sub-par for such amazing depth rating. The submariner lume is pretty average but such a great watch in so many ways it makes up for it. Then, even if it works, be prepared for it to need a service, which will add £50 or more. Someone else may have more on this brand name, but I know the name Everite King was owned by Rotary. Everite watches were sold in the UK by the high street jewelry chain H. Samuel. Because of that they're fairly cheap to buy used, even though they are ...Until last fall all "tubed" watches sold in the US, had to be less than 26 millicures of radioactivity. This is the T25 that is often seen printed at the bottom of the watch dial using GLTS for lume. Last fall, Ball was allowed to go to 100 Millicures, a first in the US. I am unsure how they did it, but the NRC licensed them.Whether it’s the black-dialed SRPE35K1 on a stainless steel bracelet or the white-dialed SRPE37K1 on a silicone strap, the same robust specs exist. As a result, this means a 44mm case with an almost 50mm lug-to-lug. The case is cross-drilled to make it easy to swap out the 22mm wide bracelet or strap. Pleasingly, Seiko reports the …Apr 11, 2017 · Hold your light blocker near your watch. Shine the UV light on your dial for 3 seconds and then (while you leave the light on still shining on the dial), slide a light blocker across 1/2 of the dial and then cut the light at 5 seconds, or 10 or whatever. Sit back, watch and wait. Movado watches are known for their timeless elegance and superior craftsmanship. With a wide range of styles and designs, choosing the perfect Movado watch for men can be a dauntin...Following from my previous post on Russian watch lumes, I decided to do another fun comparison between some glowing things I own. 1. Citizen Satellite Wave F150 (JDM) 2. Ball T25 tritium watch (tubes are more than 10 years old) 3. Stock Vostok watch. 4. Favinov-modded Vostok watch.Whether it’s the black-dialed SRPE35K1 on a stainless steel bracelet or the white-dialed SRPE37K1 on a silicone strap, the same robust specs exist. As a result, this means a 44mm case with an almost 50mm lug-to-lug. The case is cross-drilled to make it easy to swap out the 22mm wide bracelet or strap. Pleasingly, Seiko reports the …May 4, 2017 · Update: I agree that the Seiko lume is great in every price bracket, I just meant that I'm not aware of many Seiko watches under $100 that have thick lume on their dials. I know about SNKL07/09 and a few others. There are some great suggestions in the thread. Vostok Amphibian 120512, 710916, 090916. Seiko SNK809, SKX007, SNX111, SNKL23. The best homage watch brands could be Davosa, Tisell, Pagani Design, Steinhart, etc. Major watch brands such as Seiko, Orient, and Stührling also make homage watches. However, they mainly focus on their own design. Most homage watches run reputable Swiss, Japanese, or Chinese movements. This post will look at 13 major and popular …Luminated. 3938 posts · Joined 2012. #13 · May 29, 2016. I did a similar comparison between a Lumtec M57 and a Seiko Monster but came up with a different conclusion, the Monster is very good but the Lumtec was better, stronger and ultimately longer lasting despite using orange lumes. Milgauss 116400GV Retail Price: $9,150. The secondary market shows a different picture, however. As with all current production Rolex sports models, the Air-King sells for a premium in the collector’s market. According to the secondary market, the current market value of a pre-owned Air-King 126900 ranges from $11,500 to $13,500. Everything wears over time, you shouldn't expect great lume on an old wristwatch. I don't expect great lume from this old watch. This is the longest I have kept any watch and it is the one I wear when working on vehicles or doing other things to which I would not subject my newer and high end watches.Forums Main Forums Public Forum Lume Kings!!! Jump to Latest Follow 21 - 24 of 24 Posts Prev 1 2 2 of 2 Go to page Go ...Seiko SRPB55 Black Ion Prospex Automatic. Seiko is a brand that is known and appreciated for many things, and one of those things is luminescence. The Seiko Prospex SRPB55 is a watch with a sporty design and of course with great lume. It is presented with a 44mm case with a black ion finish which gives a sportier look.The size of the one in your link is closer to 40mm - I got one just like that for my nephew as a first "real" watch with some snorkel/dive capability. Lume was so-so, I've seen lots that are worse, but it's no Seiko Monster. Stock bracelet is folded and kind of cruddy feeling, but looks decent IMHO. The watch itself seems really nice. ClairWith a price tag of around $5,700 USD, this Omega Aqua Terra 150m is a classic luxury option for those who want luminous watches with quintessential designs. 3. Bell & Ross 03-92 Diver Orange Ref. BR0392-D-O-ST/SRB. The Bell & Ross 03-92 Diver Orange is a particularly avant-garde watch with unique aesthetics.Their basic pre-mixed lume kit includes a 5ml syringe with a micro-nozzle. The ''alkaline silicate-aluminate oxide europium'' pigment is pre-mixed with acrylic resin. It is available in the 5 following colors : …The Tritium has a half-life of ~12 years, which mean the radiated intensity of the material in 12 years will reduce to half. And so the intensity of the lume will fade gradually away, as its going to be less and less activated by the radioactivity of the Tritium. Some of those watches will start behaving as a watch with passive / accumulated ...Movado watches are known for their timeless elegance and superior craftsmanship. With a wide range of styles and designs, choosing the perfect Movado watch for men can be a dauntin...128 posts · Joined 2014. #3 · Mar 25, 2014. very normal to have no lume on proper dress watches because as Progress said the time for a dress watch usually involves lights. I can't really think of a pure dress watch with lume. There are several dressy divers with lume if that's somewhat along the lines of what you're looking for.I have a large selection of dive watches, and most expensive is a Chris Ward Super Compressor. It is a wonderful watch, but the lume is pretty awful compared to a £100 Heimdallr. The very worst one is on my instrmnt diver, which is a £650 watch. For what it is worth, the best lumes I have encountered are on Borealis, Zelos, and NTH …Jun 7, 2015 · A forum community dedicated to UK watch owners and enthusiasts. Come join the discussion about watch collections, displays, watch winders, accessories, classifieds, and more! We welcome all manufacturers including Casio G-Shock, OMEGA, Rolex, Breitling, Rolex and Tudor, Seiko, Grand Seiko and others. Full Forum Listing. Aug 31, 2017 · WnS. Black painted non-lume hands are pretty cool. But black lume is very grainy, I'm not sure you'll like it. Thanks all, that's pretty much what I had expected to find out. The frame of the hands are black with black lume inside so I think I'll keep the black outlined hands and change the lume to another color. Swiss-Made & Swiss-powered men's watches, using Sellita & ETA movements combined with premium materials. We are the best value micro-brand in Swiss watchmaking today. Skip to content ... Swiss Super-LumiNova is the technology that gives our Full Lume dials their brilliant glow. It's a phosphorescent pigment that's painted in layers and gets it ...Dedicated to Steinhart Watches. Steinhart is an independent German watch brand. in this forum in the entire site. ... Follow Forum Create Thread Forum Rules & Guidelines. Project THOR. 9.3K 717K Jan 15, …Seiko is a renowned Japanese watchmaker that has been producing high-quality timepieces for over a century. Among their extensive range of watches, Seiko offers a diverse collectio...Like. T. TheK33 Discussion starter · #3 · Apr 17, 2023. Doesn't say anything related to radium or tritium. No "T<25" or "T SWISS T". Just says "SWISS". Barely glows in the dark now even after a good charge-up. It was serviced by Rolex in 2011 and as far as I could tell the lume looked the same before and after the service.For $150, it's pretty hard to beat, looking at the Seiko 5, for example: I just picked up a couple a little while back. Here is the black with green "Batman" bezel: In general a dive watch style is probably the most likely to have a lumed second hand, but Seiko is certainly king of lume, especially for the price.Rolex watches are crafted from the finest raw materials and assembled with scrupulous attention to detail. Discover the Rolex collection on rolex.com.Many watch enthusiasts argue that Omega, Seiko, and Panerai are the lume kings. Super-LumiNova is what Omega uses and is a blend of strontium …The best lume on the watches I own - Seiko is great but so is the Orient Star 300m. My Kenzos also have great lume (and I assume the same for all similar Fricker made divers like the DN). I find my DOXAs also have excellent lume, …They offer a distinct look that provides the ability to read time at any point in the day. Following our research, here are our 10 best lume watches for men. This list …May 11, 2015 · This being a Ball forum you can pretty much predict a positive response here about Ball watch quality in terms of their movements. In terms of best bang for the buck, Ball beats Omega and Rolex rather handily--I have often compared my humble first generation Fireman watches to Rolex's Air King and even their Milgauss--finding in favor of the Fireman in terms of value for money paid--I think ... And SBGE201. And all those ceramic chronos, the brand new quartz SBGV247 too, antimagnetic SBGRs, still forgetting something I'm sure. Be careful what you wish for with GS lume though - typically, not all that much of it fits into the hands (out of the current production, divers are one obvious exception, SBGE201 might work better too as …6868 posts · Joined 2015. #4 · Apr 17, 2017. I've used NoctiLumina products as well. So far, I'm pleased with the results. Sent from my SM-G930V using Tapatalk. "Facts are stubborn things; and whatever may be our wishes, our inclinations, or the dictates of our passion, they cannot alter the state of facts and evidence." - John Adams. Like.The Seiko Prospex MarineMaster ”Tuna” SBBN033 is a sporty and robust dive watch. Already at first glance, you can see that this one doesn’t mess around. It can take a serious beating and is built for the most demanding dive operations. On the dial, you can find the printing ”Marinemaster”. The Marinemaster range consists of timepieces ...No pics but.... The lume on my Autozilla is stronger than any other watch in my sig. Incredible watch. So unique and quite the tool diver. ORIS Carlos Coste LE Chronograph. Citizen 1000M Promaster "Autozilla". Seiko 6105-8110. Bali Ha'i Model "C". Deep Blue 65 Chronograph. Casio Frogman DW-8200BU-9AT "Gold Titan" Reissue.Seiko LumiBrite vs. SuperLuminova vs. Rolex Chromalight, etc, etc… there are lot’s of lume comparisons out there.Heck, KeepTheTime even created an entire series called LUME WARS! But, aside from just looking at how brightly lume glows, it’s also neat to explore the technology and innovation behind each brand.. LumiBrite (or Lumi Brite) is a very …8317 posts · Joined 2010. #4 · Mar 14, 2013. My lume shots are nowhere close to your level of excellence, especially when you're able to show the watch behind the lume. Of course I'm only using a 12 year old Olympus digital, and I think it does OK for my purposes. Here's a few: View attachment 1008699.1. Orient Ray II. Image by: Orient Watch USA. First on the list is one of Orient’s most famous dive watches, the Orient Ray II. This watch is popularly regarded as the look-alike of the iconic Rolex Submariner. Japanese watch fans may also know the Orient Ray II as a cheaper alternative to the Seiko SKX.Seiko is a renowned Japanese watchmaker that has been producing high-quality timepieces for over a century. Among their extensive range of watches, Seiko offers a diverse collectio...Movado watches are known for their timeless elegance and superior craftsmanship. With a wide range of styles and designs, choosing the perfect Movado watch for men can be a dauntin...456 posts · Joined 2020. #4 · Jul 18, 2021. I don’t own a Steel Dive, but have taken several cheap ($300 or far less) dive watches scuba diving and never had issues. The Casio Duro make a wonderful backup for a dive computer at about $50 as do most of these Chinese watches. LumiBrite Features: 1. Longer output duration. It glows at its full brightness after a brief exposure to sunlight or artificial light (more than 500lux) for about 10 minutes. The light lasts for about 3-5 hours in the dark, which is more than 10 times longer than conventional luminous paint. 2. Forums. Watch Brands. Seiko. The lume kings: SMP vs. Monster (Pics) 1839 Views 16 Replies 10 Participants Last post by RapidMongman, Aug 4, 2008. S. Strut99GT Discussion Starter ...So in that light (pun intended), let’s take a look at some of the best lume watches. 1. Chronoswiss Timemaster Lume Dial ref. CH 6233LU. The first watch on this list had to be the Chronoswiss Timemaster CH 6233LU with a full lume dial. It is the watch that our own Lex wears quite regularly.Hefty, hefty, hefty! The 154 gram Bulova Sea King is not for the wimpy, wimpy, wimpy. The watch comes with a strapping rubber strap contoured to fit against the case, between the 24-mm wide lugs. Like the chunky watch it supports, the strap is ample in …No pics but.... The lume on my Autozilla is stronger than any other watch in my sig. Incredible watch. So unique and quite the tool diver. ORIS Carlos Coste LE Chronograph. Citizen 1000M Promaster "Autozilla". Seiko 6105-8110. Bali Ha'i Model "C". Deep Blue 65 Chronograph. Casio Frogman DW-8200BU-9AT "Gold Titan" Reissue.I started with 4 watches, the Rolex GMT, the Omega SMP, a Seiko Sea Urchin and a Seiko 'Frankenmonster'. All were charged with a powerful cree led torch for 2 minutes. The 'Frankenmonster which was the brightest, lasted longest at around half an hour. This was the line up. This was the led torch used.Today, with an official retail price of $6,450, the Rolex Air-King ref. 116900 lives in the same space as the likes of the Oyster Perpetual and Explorer, as one of the brand’s entry-level watches. And just like those two, it preserves the essence of what Rolex has always done best; make ruggedly stylish tool watches that last a lifetime.Khaki Field King AutoAutomatic | 40mm | H64455533. $695.00. In stock. Military time features prominently on the dial of the Khaki Field King Auto, underlining the military heritage of this handsome Hamilton. Specially designed protectors ensure the safety of the crown at all times. Long live the king. Seiko SRPB55 Black Ion Prospex Automatic. Seiko is a brand that is known and appreciated for many things, and one of those things is luminescence. The Seiko Prospex SRPB55 is a watch with a sporty design and of course with great lume. It is presented with a 44mm case with a black ion finish which gives a sportier look. nooski87. 461 posts · Joined 2021. #8 · Feb 7, 2023. Good lume comparison needs also duration test. Here is group of my absolute best lume watches and Seiko Turtle as a benchmark (many consider Seiko lume to be phenomenal) So from the left: Seiko SRP777 Turtle, Wise Adamascus AD8, Cronos LM6002 and Citizen BN0151.Apple's Photo Stream service for iCloud is a great way to keep your photos on your iPhone in sync with your computer, but it requires you use the newest version of iPhoto. If you'r...Alternatively, check if Silverman’s have spare hands with Tritium lume, if you’re bothered about keeping the watch original. I’d get the hands re- lumed with Super Luminova, the colour can be matched to compliment that of the dial markers (by a good watchmaker) and will make the watch look much better and improve its ...They offer a distinct look that provides the ability to read time at any point in the day. Following our research, here are our 10 best lume watches for men. This list … Casio F105W-1 Illuminator. The 37mm x 33.5mm F105W-1 Illuminator is a digital watch that has a square-shaped case made of resin. The watch also has a solid case back, a resin strap, a scratch-resistant mineral crystal, and a quartz movement. The F105W-1 Illuminator is a basic illuminated watch that features an alarm, a timer, a stopwatch, a ... Whether it’s the black-dialed SRPE35K1 on a stainless steel bracelet or the white-dialed SRPE37K1 on a silicone strap, the same robust specs exist. As a result, this means a 44mm case with an almost 50mm lug-to-lug. The case is cross-drilled to make it easy to swap out the 22mm wide bracelet or strap. Pleasingly, Seiko reports the …Theme Forums German watches Nomos Lume: or lack thereof Jump to Latest Follow 4K views ...3178 posts · Joined 2009. #28 · Aug 29, 2018. I've owned a few watches with yellow lume and I think some tones are nicer than others (for example, the new Doxa anniversary models and Panerai models' yellow are nicer than the brown used by Omega). I like the use and don't understand why people don't see it as a design choice.The Seiko is white and goes on when in darkness. The Citizen is very strong initially with the hand lume stronger than the dial. The Seiko is also equally strong with the hands and dial the same. The Seiko lasts longer through the night, but both brands are legible all night to the next morning. Ten past ten.Today I'm talking about the best watches I've ever seen for lume. The Three Kings of Lume. Some of you may know the first, a few will know the second. Yet...Jun 15, 2023 · 1698 posts · Joined 2022. #1 · Jun 15, 2023. I walked past a Seiko AD today and looked in the window. A lot of the newer diving watches had this weird lume that looked like blobs of glue. The aesthetic was very poor, a blob of grey glue but what's more worrying is that next to a Tuna the lume looked weak. I have a Turtle with killer lume but ... . The gold Duro got a black Ritche canvas strap with May 4, 2017 · Update: I agree that the Seiko lume is gr Everything wears over time, you shouldn't expect great lume on an old wristwatch. I don't expect great lume from this old watch. This is the longest I have kept any watch and it is the one I wear when working on vehicles or doing other things to which I would not subject my newer and high end watches. King Tut lived in Armana, Egypt, where he ruled as pharaoh during t As for the case of the new 2022 Seiko Prospex Black Series ‘Night Vision’ King Samurai watch, the iconic black hard coating makes its way across a 43.8mm stainless steel base with a 12.8mm height, 200 metre water resistance, screw down crown and untreated stainless steel screw down case back. At the centre, the dial is finished in … Any Indiglo equipped Timex should be considered. They have a b...

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