Well that joy didn’t last long!

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Well that joy didn’t last long!

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Well gutted to say the least.

My just arrived elite has a smudge or scuff on the underside of the crystal. And yes it is on the underside

After all that wait.
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Gutted for you, where’s QC :thumbdown:
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That's within tolerance I reckon
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Bungle-ator wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 7:14 pm That's within tolerance I reckon
Cruel :twisted: but there is form :(
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Really gutted for you Paul :(
Hopefully they will get it sorted asap for you, ideally a new replacement.
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That's very poor. I hope they sort it very quickly for you
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Poor form.

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Someone at QC needs to go to Specsavers !
That's a real shame, hopefully it will be a quick resolution.

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Becoming more and more common judging from the various posts. Poor QC and doesn't look good for them on a brand new release.

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That's a shame Paul. I'm sure they will sort that for you quickly, however surprising that got dispatched as it does seem quite noticeable even from a distance.
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Thegreyman wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 8:26 pm That's a shame Paul. I'm sure they will sort that for you quickly, however surprising that got dispatched as it does seem quite noticeable even from a distance.
To be fair it isn’t as obvious as in those photos and it is a small scuff but I am still surprised and disappointed that it wasn’t seen. I imagine they were steaming through quite a few of them and it just got missed.
I think the watch looks fantastic so as long as it is replaced very promptly I will live with the nuisance factor.
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stefs wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 8:47 pm
Thegreyman wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 8:26 pm That's a shame Paul. I'm sure they will sort that for you quickly, however surprising that got dispatched as it does seem quite noticeable even from a distance.
To be fair it isn’t as obvious as in those photos and it is a small scuff but I am still surprised and disappointed that it wasn’t seen. I imagine they were steaming through quite a few of them and it just got missed.
From the photo, to me, it looks like it reaches from about 59 sec to 2 sec. It also looks like it is buggered antireflective coating to me. Regardless of the number of watches coming through QC should be tighter. Even if it would delay things by a day or two. Better happy customers than what did happen. I can also imagine that things are still a little shaky from lockdowns and the process needs to be tightened up which will come with time.
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But for the unfortunate blemish, do you like the watch? The blemish is quite unfortunate, and doesn’t speak well to CW’s quality control.
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jkbarnes wrote: Wed Jun 09, 2021 9:34 pm But for the unfortunate blemish, do you like the watch? The blemish is quite unfortunate, and doesn’t speak well to CW’s quality control.
Loved the watch Andrew. Really excellent design
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Feel for you Paul :(
...this really shouldn't happen - very poor show :thumbdown:
I'm sure that it will get sorted but the experience, saga, indeed wait, for a replacement will, no doubt, leave a bad taste in the mouth - it doesn't really inspire confidence.
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