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by what-time-is-it
Tue Dec 10, 2019 10:36 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: If you want to buy a Rolex
Replies: 198
Views: 11715

Re: If you want to buy a Rolex

Fraser Hart to stop selling Rolex, with 7 AD's snapped up by Beaverbrooks and Watches of Switzerland.

https://www.watchpro.com/rolex-and-fras ... t-company/
by what-time-is-it
Mon Dec 09, 2019 4:57 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 54548
Views: 2337928

Re: Non CW of the Day

gaf1958 wrote:
Mon Dec 09, 2019 4:04 pm
Very tasty...
Yes, very happy with it and very different to my other bronzey - slate grey black bay.
This is already starting to patina, whereas the Tudor took quite a while.
by what-time-is-it
Mon Dec 09, 2019 2:26 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 54548
Views: 2337928

Re: Non CW of the Day

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by what-time-is-it
Fri Dec 06, 2019 1:32 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Has Rolex gone to far...
Replies: 19
Views: 868

Re: Has Rolex gone to far...

An old article, but still relevant.

Homage vs. Replica vs. Counterfeit
https://wornandwound.com/homage-vs-repl ... unterfeit/
by what-time-is-it
Fri Dec 06, 2019 10:31 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Has Rolex gone to far...
Replies: 19
Views: 868

Re: Has Rolex gone to far...

In the meantime, what is Rolex doing about the hundreds(?) of companies that are producing 'genuine' fake Rolex watches? Guy Sent from my Xperia 5 using Tapatalk From memory they don't have logos on he dial - but Parnis are copycat Rolexes in case and colourway styles. I appreciate they are not mar...
by what-time-is-it
Thu Dec 05, 2019 5:52 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Deep sea diving for Oldies
Replies: 23
Views: 1166

Re: Deep sea diving for Oldies

I sometimes empty the dishwasher whilst wearing my Deepsea (3900m).
by what-time-is-it
Thu Dec 05, 2019 2:40 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Has Rolex gone to far...
Replies: 19
Views: 868

Re: Has Rolex gone to far...

Paul Thorpe covered this on YouTube last week - see video below. Personally if you own a watch and want it modified then you should be able to do what you want with it, but if you modify and then sell as a 'Rolex' incl the name and logo on the dial you are asking for trouble. Forget the counterfeit ...
by what-time-is-it
Thu Dec 05, 2019 11:03 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 54548
Views: 2337928

Re: Non CW of the Day

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by what-time-is-it
Wed Dec 04, 2019 2:11 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 54548
Views: 2337928

Re: Non CW of the Day

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by what-time-is-it
Wed Dec 04, 2019 12:41 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: Non CW of the Day
Replies: 54548
Views: 2337928

Re: Non CW of the Day

New arrival from last week, first time on the wrist tonight and now fitted with a new unworn Steveo Strap that was in the strap box.
Must be keeping it then.

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by what-time-is-it
Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:57 pm
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: Fulfilling a Lifelong Ambition.......
Replies: 52
Views: 1999

Re: Fulfilling a Lifelong Ambition.......

Thermexman wrote:
Tue Dec 03, 2019 7:33 pm
Saw this parked up near me a while back. Looked tasty!

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According to MOT check, it's a Triumph Spitfire!
by what-time-is-it
Tue Dec 03, 2019 11:47 am
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: The Bargain Hunters Thread
Replies: 1596
Views: 229723

Re: The Bargain Hunters Thread

$679 incl shipping from Ashfords - approx. £650 after import fees.

https://www.ashford.com/us/watches/oris ... 0072&so=14

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by what-time-is-it
Mon Dec 02, 2019 3:40 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: The Bargain Hunters Thread
Replies: 1596
Views: 229723

Re: The Bargain Hunters Thread

10 Day PR Oris 111 at £1980 (50% off) from Market Cross Jewellers https://www.marketcrossjewellers.com/watches-c1/mens-watches-c43/oris-artelier-calibre-111-0111177004061-0712371fc-p22409 Also have discounts on some other Oris models. https://www.marketcrossjewellers.com/watches-c1/mens-watches-c43 ...
by what-time-is-it
Mon Dec 02, 2019 12:31 pm
Forum: Other Brands
Topic: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread
Replies: 5006
Views: 380426

Re: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread

^^^^^ didn’t get around to discussing price Chris. I tend not to get into any pricing discussions unless I know that I am prepared to buy, there and then. Thinking back I don’t think I have ever bought an expensive watch from any brand, without trying the specific watch on (or maybe a different dia...
by what-time-is-it
Mon Dec 02, 2019 10:56 am
Forum: Offtopic
Topic: F1 2020 Motorsport Thread
Replies: 308
Views: 9086

Re: F1 2019 Motorsport Thread

Predictions from March. :oops: Members Predictions Championship 1, 2, 3 Vettel, Hamilton, Verstappen (what-time-is-it) Hamilton, Vettel, Leclerc (jtc) Hamilton, Vettel, Leclerc (ddav) Hamilton, Vettel, Verstappen (Bahnstormer_vRS) Hamilton, Vettel, Verstappen (Thegreyman) Hamilton, Vettel, Leclerc (...