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I'm not quite sure what to make of this (pun intended), but I'm sure there will be a few o-pinions round here.

https://www.ebay.co.uk/itm/Newly-Cool-Punk-3D-Metal-Machinery-Gear-Nail-Art-Tips-Gold-Charms-DIY-Decoration/162480889276?ssPageName=STRK%3AMEBIDX%3AIT&_trksid=p2057872.m2749.l2649

 

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Maybe a source of random cheap spare parts? I came across the seller while looking to see if anybody sold anything  suitable for use as hour markers on a messed up dial.

 

 

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I believe so, but the nail art in the ebay listing shows real watch parts. I presume you will actually be shipped some cheap imitations however.

I did recently see something similar in the form of earrings in one of the pricey art galleries in Perth, which were also made out of real watch parts.

I'm somewhat ambivalent about the whole thing. Yes it does look interesting, but someone wrecked a watch movement to make it.

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