To celebrate here are some closeup photos of things on my desk that I copied over using the card. Can you identify all of them?

(This is a similar game to what National Geographic World provided for kids in the 70s!)

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It’s hard to argue with the value of this at just over $100 NZD delivered. Would I recommend it though? Not really. Unlikely that it would be technically in compliance the relevant NZ electrical safety standards. I replaced the earth wiring and un-bent the sheet metal and it does seem to work...

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Original dial vs new dial. I got a bit sick of the military thing.

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I built this watch today out of a Seiko SNK803, some Grand Seiko hands and a custom seigaiha dial from Lucius Atelier in Singapore.

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