Hols for Heroes - Rare Watch - ends 8/8/10

Grownup_Rafbrat

LE
Book Reviewer
#1
Thanks to Monty417 I am delighted to offer for sale an Alfex Swiss RAF edition water-resistant watch. It's a very rare thing nowadays, as no more are being made. It is gold plated to a higher degree than the Gucci watches and has a SS back. The RAF logo is set on a dark face and it is a lovely slimline watch.

Something a little similar at the main suppliers in the uk (they tell me that they are impossible to find now as the military edition was ltd.)
http://www.westportoflondon.com/alfex/alfex.html
costs £239 and that is without the logo.

It has a Government 'Permission to Produce' note with it.

It is pristine, having never been worn, only shown to friends.
 

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Grownup_Rafbrat

LE
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#3
Thanks, T_S.

Good start.
 
#4
GRB, I think this would go down a storm in the E-Goat Forum, the Unofficial RAF Forum...
 

Grownup_Rafbrat

LE
Book Reviewer
#5
Thanks, Gundulph. I might wander over there but if any arrser is already a member, would they mind putting a link?

The watch has arrived at my house today and it's rather fab.
 

Grownup_Rafbrat

LE
Book Reviewer
#7
Thank you, Cairngorm. That will be a great help to MDN's August Scrounge!
 

Grownup_Rafbrat

LE
Book Reviewer
#9
Thank you rockape. Let's hope for loads of lovely bids from 'over there'.
 

Grownup_Rafbrat

LE
Book Reviewer
#10
Still at £100 with Cairngorm.

Any more bids for this very fine watch?



Why does that conjure up images of a small Arab boy, circa 1966, hissing 'you wanna buy a watch?'?
 

Grownup_Rafbrat

LE
Book Reviewer
#11
Only one day left to go, folks. Any more bids?
 

Grownup_Rafbrat

LE
Book Reviewer
#12
Not long now, folks. Any more bids for this fine watch? At this price it will be an absolute bargain.
 
#13
£110. My message is too short. This is to lengthen my character.
 

Grownup_Rafbrat

LE
Book Reviewer
#14


SOLD to rockpile for the bargain price of £110. Thank you for your bid.

Thanks also to Monty417 for donating it to Hols for Heroes rather than holding it as an heirloom for his children

Please transfer the money to one of these accounts:

Paypal: info@holidays4heroes.org

Bank: Holidays4heroes
HSBC
Sort: 40-12-09
Acct: 41416081

IBAN: GB29MIDL40120941416081
Swift: MIDLGB2120G


When you've paid, PM Me with the address where I should send the watch.​
 
#15
GR I've sent you a message. If you haven't received it can you send one to me. I'd just got the old system off and now it's been changed.
 

Grownup_Rafbrat

LE
Book Reviewer
#16
I have received and acknowledged your message. Just wasn't online this morning.

Look forward to hearing from you soon!
 

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