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Old 12-27-2012, 03:58 PM   #289581
king kong
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Originally Posted by albeee View Post
I don't think they would want an automatic. Quartz is widely considered to be the most accurate (by a few seconds per hour or day, but I imagine those few seconds are critical in that kind of field). Even a $50 quartz will be more accurate than the Omega I want. You're most likely paying more for the craftsmanship (or the metals/stones used) when you're buying into automatic/mechanical watches. That much I know, lol.
um, +/- 3 seconds per day is way out of spec for any decent watch. if you're off seconds/hour you're eff'd
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