There is a new watch discussion site that has opened this week. It is called, appropriately enough, Watch & Clock Discussion Forum. They are having a new member giveaway contest to coincide with their grand opening. Here is the text of their press release that came out Sept. 1.

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Watch and Clock Forum “Great Give Away”. The premier community dedicated to the discussion of Watches and Clocks announces Grand Prize Drawings. Pontiac, IL – A forum for the discussion of watches for watch collectors and connoisseurs of fine timepieces announces “Great Give Away” drawing. Gerard M. Diffine and Thomas Carey, owners of Watch and Clock Forum (W&CF) today announced the Grand Opening of their Watch Forum with contest drawings in which six winners will take home almost $25,000 in prizes. Watch and Clock Forum is a new Internet forum specifically devoted to enthusiasts and collectors of fine watches and clocks. Among the prizes are: an NFW 42mm Vector watch, a Customized Seiko Diver watch by 10watches.com, an Edouard Lauzières Olympian watch, a STOWA ProDiver watch, an Andre Fleury Model 300 watch, a Lum-Tec B1 Bomber watch, an Azimuth SP-1 watch, an Islandus 44mm watch and watch winder from JS Watches, a Hadley Roma genuine Ostrich skin watch strap from Global Watch Band, an Eilux watch winder from Feel Good Watches, an Italian calf skin and blue buffalo watch strap from Enzo Mechana, an antique German clock & Bucherer pocket watch & limited edition wristwatch & antique Tiffany car/boat watch from Boomertime, a Rotolution double (2 – slot) cherry watch winder with USB interface from windmywatch.com, a $200 gift certificate from premier watch dealer World Lux, a Christopher Ward C-8 Pilot watch, an Arctos Elite GPW K1 ceramic and titanium watch, a Dievas Divergraph watch from Gnomon Watches, a baseball hat and custom pens from Martin Braun, plus each of the six winners will receive a one year subscription to Chronos magazine and hr: watches & Lifestyle magazine. For details on the contest, visit http://www.watchandclockforum.com/contestrules

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