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Old 01-27-2013, 06:15 AM   #5579
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Originally Posted by bmwktmbill View Post
Sarge,
Call me crazy but...

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Swiss_Made

I would email the company and if they do not respond I would look elsewhere.
bill
I think they intentionally leave the "swiss made" off certain models. They're entitled to put it there but aren't obligated. Relevant thread here:

http://forums.watchuseek.com/f357/qu...de-489413.html

and here:

http://forums.watchuseek.com/f357/sw...ot-528971.html

It would be of greater concern if the watch were labeled "swiss made" but fabricated elsewhere. This WWII era one of mine is definitely made in the USA:





I love the subtle embossed Hamilton logo:



By 1969 though,



they were already labeled "swiss". (click image below to see high res)

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