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      07-28-2019, 05:33 PM   #1
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Thumbs up California Watch Co

So I remember reading about this small startup on Kickstarter last year. Looks like they are off to a great start. I like their watch designs and models with several styles and colors to choose from. I decided to buy one and I'm eyeing a couple of more. Great size for me at 46mm. Not huge and not dainty either. And of course, very moderately priced just like I prefer for watches.
Oh well, just thought I'd share for those interested.

https://www.kickstarter.com/projects...o-brand-launch

https://www.californiawatch.com/

I grabbed the 'Maverick'. Also has some decent lume.



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Not my cup of tea. And it's way too big in my opinion.
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thats a no for me. 36 to 40 mm is a good size for a watch. 42 mm if you are the size of a basketball player.
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Liking the color.
Would be interesting to see lume in the dark pic.
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Not really my taste. Too big and gaudy.
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So I remember reading about this small startup on Kickstarter last year. Looks like they are off to a great start. I like their watch designs and models with several styles and colors to choose from. I decided to buy one and I'm eyeing a couple of more. Great size for me at 46mm. Not huge and not dainty either. And of course, very moderately priced just like I prefer for watches.
Oh well, just thought I'd share for those interested.


LOL - that is ridiculous. This is how I see those photos you posted...



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i couldnt wear a 46mm either...but i kinda like this 42mm chrono...



looks like a seiko movement
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Thanks Basis and Happyjack.

They definitely have some intriguing pieces IMO. And like I said, I'll probably grab a couple of more.
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Thanks Basis and Happyjack.

They definitely have some intriguing pieces IMO. And like I said, I'll probably grab a couple of more.
If you like brands like this, check out Shinola watches which are made in Detroit. While a bit more expensive - and conservative (or retro) in styling, you may see something you like.
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If you like brands like this, check out Shinola watches which are made in Detroit. While a bit more expensive - and conservative (or retro) in styling, you may see something you like.
Thx for the recommendation.
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