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Incoming!

Postby JAS1125 » Sun Aug 12, 2018 5:51 am

I have the analog version of this, and this one seemed a good deal

Seller's pic...ADI Tuna style ana-digi

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ADI 224 , also called "Tuna"
Made in Kibbutz Yavne, Israel
Miyota / Citizen, made in Japan quartz movement
Has been given to a soldier by the IDF , logo in Hebrew engraved on the back cover
Clean and shiny
Glows very strongly in the dark ! (hands and hours )
Full functional
Barely used
42.50 mm case, 45 mm with crown


Looking forward to this...I have the straight analog version and this seemed too good a price to pass up
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Postby Artman » Sun Aug 12, 2018 6:29 am

Never heard of that brand but it looks cool!
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Postby svaglic » Sun Aug 12, 2018 6:55 am

Those are so cool, years ago I was looking for one and they just didn’t come up for sale. The tuna style case in a decent size.
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Postby biglove » Sun Aug 12, 2018 10:39 am

That's a cool watch for sure. Look forward to more photos.
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Postby JAS1125 » Sun Aug 12, 2018 11:29 am

biglove wrote:That's a cool watch for sure. Look forward to more photos.


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Postby Artman » Sun Aug 12, 2018 1:02 pm

I suggest imgur.com. It's free and works on different devices.
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Postby conjurer » Sun Aug 12, 2018 7:32 pm

Excellent!!
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Postby Ocean » Mon Aug 13, 2018 2:45 am

I like it
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Postby NorthCountry » Mon Aug 13, 2018 3:56 am

Hey now, that is a cool and interesting example. Is that the original strap?
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Re: Incoming!

Postby JAS1125 » Mon Aug 13, 2018 6:31 am

NorthCountry wrote:Hey now, that is a cool and interesting example. Is that the original strap?


I believe so, but will find out when it arrives
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Re: Incoming!

Postby Artman » Tue Aug 14, 2018 8:40 pm

I couldn't find much about Adi Watches on Google other than they are a company out of Israel. What kind of movements do they use and where are they made? They have a few nice designs but would like to know a little more if anyone would be kind enough to school me on this brand.
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Postby JAS1125 » Wed Aug 15, 2018 5:42 am

Artman wrote:I couldn't find much about Adi Watches on Google other than they are a company out of Israel. What kind of movements do they use and where are they made? They have a few nice designs but would like to know a little more if anyone would be kind enough to school me on this brand.


All in know

https://judaicawatches.com/about-us/

Adi Watches is an Israeli brand, located in the “Kvutzat Yavneh” kibbutz.

The factory – which was established in 1984 – now produces more than 200 models of wristwatches for men, women, youth, children and soldiers.

All watches are designed and manufactured in Israel – diving watches, sports watches, elegant watches, and now bringing online a unique successful line which preserves the cultural and historical heritage of the Holy Land.

The inspiration for this line of unique wristwatches came from a legacy of over 3,000 years, displayed in classic Hebrew typography and perfectly integrated in clean and functional style. The ancient Hebrew letters retained their original form even after the destruction of the Temple and 2,000 years of exile throughout the world – as if time stood still. The Timeless Collection reminds us of the eternity of words and their meanings, and moves anyone who wears it.

Today, in the same country where the holy language developed, Adi Watches continues the tradition of Hebrew writing in a unique way, combining old and new, tradition and progress, past and future. All products at Adi Watches are characterized by the utmost level of craftsmanship and design, and are produced from high quality materials such as stainless steel or titanium. This quality is field-proven on a daily basis, on the wrists of pilots, officers and soldiers in IDF special units.

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https://forums.watchuseek.com/f67/adi-i ... 32517.html

https://forums.watchuseek.com/f71/adi-2 ... 28082.html
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Re: Incoming!

Postby JAS1125 » Thu Aug 23, 2018 4:59 am

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Got it yesterday.....pretty decent shape with some scratches on the crystal and caseback.
Took a few minutes to figure out the digital set up.

Although the size of the band fits me perfectly (I almost always have to cut them), I'll swap it out....not a fan of the diving table on it.

Very good lume too
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Re: Incoming!

Postby biglove » Thu Aug 23, 2018 5:21 am

Photo no workie, Jas?
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Postby JAS1125 » Thu Aug 23, 2018 6:40 am

biglove wrote:Photo no workie, Jas?


Crap...I uploaded it from my phone at Lords, and tried to copy the link.

Still haven't found the time to sign up for Imgur
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Re: Incoming!

Postby Artman » Thu Aug 23, 2018 3:28 pm

I cannot see the photo either, but I saw this yesterday next door. Looks cool Jas. I'd rock that!
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