Originally Posted by bkt
How many folks other than me also own purely mechanical automatic watches (no quartz movement)? Go buy a Seiko 5 sport watch for $70 and you'll be able to tell the time should something in your area/region fry electronics.
I still have my father's watch, an Omega Seamaster, was a present after he graduated from High School, even isn't automatic! you have to wind it. He wanted a Speedmaster (because it was on
, the watch used by Neil Amstrong... it was Sept. 1969) but my grandfather can't afford one.