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Old 12-27-2012, 03:58 PM   #289581
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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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Old 12-27-2012, 05:09 PM   #289582
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I have the Precision Instruments one. I copied Miles. It is awesome, well worth it IMO.

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If you want pricey, look at Snap-On, Matco, or CDI's digital torque wrenches.

Not sure I'd get the Craftsman. I consider it in the cheaper category like Harbor Freight, and part of the $70 price is for the name and part of the price is for the plastic handle that doesn't do much and is just overlaid onto the regular metal handle. Also, Craftsman torque wrenches are also probably made in China, and they only have a 1 year warranty.

Really, it's a toss up in the air as to which affordable torque wrench is better.
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No on the craftsman torque wrench if you want something that lasts. I'll be replacing mine with something better soon.
sorry I wasn't sure about the prices..didn't actually know what price range is the right one, so what model of Precision Instruments is good for an e46 owner?
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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.
the guys in the seals that I know(only two) use g-shocks, so much for that.
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Old 12-27-2012, 05:33 PM   #289584
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Old 12-27-2012, 07:35 PM   #289585
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I like the second one. I also like the one Devious21 has, and I would get one as a dd. But I wanted this Omega for 17 years. I think I've waited long enough.

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Old 12-27-2012, 07:41 PM   #289586
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Old 12-27-2012, 07:51 PM   #289587
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As I read, no watch is actually made for any special forces. Probably the closest is going to be Marathon, Suunto, Timex, Citizen, etc... Mostly very average or practical stuff, and not many fancy automatics or anything.
I was incorrect about official endorsement of US special forces, apparently it is German special forces (OMG they must have sick gear!). I can't find anything online to dispute this, unless you've got a source? The comany was founded by a former pilot/military badass type for the specific purpose of use in ops...

I mean, the most covert op it would ever experience with me is sneaking out of the house to go have a beer without telling the wife, or attempting to cloak parts buys online, but i like the look.
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Old 12-27-2012, 09:17 PM   #289589
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Got the sensors installed. Went really well and we did it in about 3 hours. Also got my new wheel caps installed and got new screws for my license plate and put my new frame on. I got black anodized hex head screws. All in all, good day did everything with the girlfriend's help

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Congrats on that V1 (I assume) install brian
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Aren't those illegal in CA?

I thought AR pistols were considered SBR's
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