Tag Archives: NATO strap

The Omega NATO Strap

Frequent readers of the SpeedyWatches blog will know: we’re big fan of NATO straps on our Speedies. Until a while ago we had to go aftermarket to get these, but Omega launched a full collection of exceedingly high-quality NATO straps … Continue reading

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New Speedmaster Box – Live Pics

Today our friends over at Ace Jewelers received their very first new Omega Speedmaster box –  the one filled with goodies that we wrote about earlier. The fun starts with the outer box as pictured above. On the center we find … Continue reading

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Speedmaster Sapphire Sandwich : the 3873.50.31

With the news of the updated Speedmaster Professional references and price increase, we thought a post regarding a ‘old’ Speedy Pro would be fitting. Our choice for today is one we’ve written very little about – the Speedmaster sapphire sandwich on … Continue reading

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Breaking News: Speedmaster Professional new reference number, price increase and new packaging

Breaking news: the Speedmaster Professional gets a new reference number, a new box (with goodies), an updated bracelet and a price increase. The new box includes an Omega black NATO strap, a velcro strap resembling the one used by NASA, a loupe … Continue reading

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Omega Speedmaster Professional 3570.50.00 with friends

Courtesy of our friends over at AceJewelers.com – a groupshot of vintage-inspired chronographs. While our website might suggest otherwise, we actually like quite a few watches.. And that’s quite the understatement. So we’ll be frank about it – each of … Continue reading

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NATO Strap on Speedmaster – Yes or No?

The NATO strap is somewhat of a controversial thing. While some people despise them for their thinness and low costs, others swear by the casual and instrumental look it can add to a watch. While somewhat obscure a few years … Continue reading

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Omega Speedmaster 1957 Replica 3594.50.00

The Omega Speedmaster 1957 Replica was Omega’s first attempt at a Speedmaster based on a vintage model. Contrary to today’s First Omega in Space, the 1957 Replica used the same case as the regular Speedmaster Professional, but featured a stainless … Continue reading

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