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Babel Fish -- still not quite there *LINK*

here is a great babel fish translation of a Heuer listing, from ebay Germany . . . it includes some amazing phrases, and is well worth the read. I was following the story pretty well, until I got to the part about the "eye pasture".

the link below will take you to the auction listing.

    Thus loves collecting tanks and fan of old classical chronographen, which is offered here raises surely many questions. Genuinly or not genuinly, he is genuine and originates from a large THIS YEAR collection. Grischa time World bought and is this clock official stock. In the technical periodical BRACELET CLOCKS SPECIALLY expenditure of 03.2003 DAY THIS YEAR Swiss avant-garde Since 1860 is to be admired this Chronographe in steel housings on page 42. Here this Chronographe in beautiful solid brass housing is offered. Possibly a previous owner let insert even a view soil, or could also originals be. An old uhrmacher of THIS YEAR, is today still in the service does not say one white today not times to more which everything was built. Many things were not noted or noted which the collecting tank today be important could. But many clock companies in such a way are today, nobody took to which one as poison clocks will collect. The beautiful three-part brass housing has a diameter of 48 mm, an overall height of 17,50 mm. The impact measure for the yellow leather volume (of deer) measures 18 mm. The housing one sees that well comes from a THIS YEAR watch taschenuhr-Chronographen, which was converted into a wrist-watch. One sees also in the pictures from the magazine. Besides the military staff departments in the course of the 1 required. World war ever more frequently after bracelet armband-Chronographen. The junior Charles A. This year used his chance and his relevant experiences. With the raw work specialists John and Charles Reymond in Les Bioux, Vallee de Joux, he ordered 15-linige chronographen Ebauche. In the sales catalog of 1914 offered this year the Chronographe with minute counter as singularly on the market, owing to unlimited application possibilities high estimated in the world of the military, the medicine and the sport. After the turn of the century remained for the cool analyst Charles A. Predominantly did not entrust this year hidden, that to sportsmen, military and Mrs their precious time of the wrist-watch. Ratchet wheel schaltrad-Chronographen the Caliber is with the number (Calibernummer) marked 56615. It is in beautiful condition, nearly an eye pasture. It was in every detail examined and functioned perfectly. An eye pasture is naturally the beautiful and perfect white Emaile dial equipped with Arabic numerals, and outside around with a 60iger Minuterie. Between index 5 and 7 a small second is embedded with blued pointer. Above with index 12 30 minute counters, likewise with blued pointer. From the center a long fine blued pointer of central stop customer turns. The dial and the Caliber (view soil) are protected by plexiglass. The white Emaile dial is marked with the THIS YEAR Logo (signature). These chronographen is one of the FIRST CLOCKS series of THIS YEAR on the DIAL with the THIS year LOGO was marked. The whole is operated via the pusher by the upper elevator crown of the (12) goes (thus a Eindruecker Chronographe). Under crown (with 6) is as Zierde. Evenly as said already above, it many questions to raise, it is issued with us in the business and can be visited there. But it is to be found beautifully and surely very rarely. Grischa time World is an official business in Switzerland. Only vorkasse on German or Swiss bank account. Ebay fees go to my loads.

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