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Reviews Summary for Casio WV-58A waveceptor watch
Casio WV-58A waveceptor watch Reviews: 1 Average rating: 5.0/5 MSRP: $27
Description: digital dual-zone auto-set (WWVB) watch
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AC4RD Rating: 5/5 Apr 29, 2011 09:26 Send this review to a friend
Cheap accurate GMT time for your shack! :-)  Time owned: 0 to 3 months
I like "atomic" clocks, ones that automatically set themselves by WWVB or other time standard. I've had trouble finding one I liked, that would display GMT time for in my ham shack. Moreso for one I could put in the car, for HF mobile logging.

I just bought the WV-58A watch from an online supplier for $27; this does exactly what I want. In 'world time mode,' it displays local time in a small window, and the chosen world time (GMT for me!) in a big window. It's solar powered, no battery needed, it is accurate, and it was cheap--what's not to like? Now I've got accurate GMT time in my car, so I can log without checking my wristwatch and doing a mental conversion. I've taken the strap off mine and have it stuck to a handy spot on the dash with coax-seal. :-)

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