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Old 01-27-2013, 05:15 AM   #5579
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Originally Posted by bmwktmbill View Post
Call me crazy but...

I would email the company and if they do not respond I would look elsewhere.
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:

and here:

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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