C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by Caller » Thu Jan 24, 2019 6:33 am

Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
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@caller - I suppose what you might say is that the Bremont Supersonic is made for Concorde passengers, whereas the CW C8 M2.04 is made for the Captain, Co-pilot, Flight Engineer and ground crew.

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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by Caller » Thu Jan 24, 2019 6:58 am

Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Mon Jan 21, 2019 2:56 pm
@caller - I suppose what you might say is that the Bremont Supersonic is made for Concorde passengers, whereas the CW C8 M2.04 is made for the Captain, Co-pilot, Flight Engineer and ground crew.
You could, but I doubt that's the case.
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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by mibby » Tue Jan 29, 2019 1:55 pm

I like it. but its too expensive. Nice to see another example of the logo creeping back to a less disruptive position! :D
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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by nordwulf » Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:14 pm

Now available to order: https://www.christopherward.com/c08-m2-04-le-1

$2,850 is a bit much for me but there is a $125 discount available.

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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by Bahnstormer_vRS » Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:50 pm

Paid for mine yesterday. :grin:

Price is more than fair for what it is and where it sits in the hierarchy of CW watches.

Far more stylish and exclusive than an alternative 'Supersonic' offer. :wink:

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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by sproughton » Tue Jan 29, 2019 4:07 pm

Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:50 pm

Far more stylish and exclusive than an alternative 'Supersonic' offer. :wink:

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It's good that we all have different opinions. Though to be fair, I'm not sure I like either of them.

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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by Jcalder68 » Tue Jan 29, 2019 4:54 pm

I’ve just had the “ping” in my inbox with the promotional email. I’m hoping to get to the Maidenhead showroom in a few weeks, so I’ll hope to check it out then.

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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by Caller » Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:05 pm

Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:50 pm
Paid for mine yesterday. :grin:

Price is more than fair for what it is and where it sits in the hierarchy of CW watches.

Far more stylish and exclusive than an alternative 'Supersonic' offer. :wink:

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Well, a fool and his money are easily parted. It will certainly be a conversation piece, but otherwise, for me, and I am sure many others, it's looks awful, and no, I am not fan of the Bremont version either, but at least an official tie in with BA.
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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by Bahnstormer_vRS » Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:15 pm

Caller wrote:
Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:50 pm
Paid for mine yesterday. :grin:

Price is more than fair for what it is and where it sits in the hierarchy of CW watches.

Far more stylish and exclusive than an alternative 'Supersonic' offer. :wink:

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Well, a fool and his money are easily parted. It will certainly be a conversation piece, but otherwise, for me, and I am sure many others, it's looks awful, and no, I am not fan of the Bremont version either, but at least an official tie in with BA.
Call me what you will.

My money and I will spend it in whatever manner I see fit.

Statement and not a matter for discussion.

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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by garsy69 » Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:28 pm

Caller wrote:
Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:05 pm
Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:50 pm
Paid for mine yesterday. :grin:

Price is more than fair for what it is and where it sits in the hierarchy of CW watches.

Far more stylish and exclusive than an alternative 'Supersonic' offer. :wink:

Guy
Well, a fool and his money are easily parted. It will certainly be a conversation piece, but otherwise, for me, and I am sure many others, it's looks awful, and no, I am not fan of the Bremont version either, but at least an official tie in with BA.
Wow! Don't sit on the fence pal!!!!

Whilst you are entitled to your opinion, I personally feel that was uncalled for.....

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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by Caller » Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:30 pm

Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:15 pm
Statement and not a matter for discussion.

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Touched a nerve I see. Is this your policy, or mod policy?

You're on a watch forum, you are expressing views and leaving little digs here and there, surely I am allowed my say as well, to express my opinion?
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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by Bahnstormer_vRS » Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:38 pm


Caller wrote:
Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:15 pm
Statement and not a matter for discussion.

Guy
Touched a nerve I see. Is this your policy, or mod policy?

You're on a watch forum, you are expressing views and leaving little digs here and there, surely I am allowed my say as well, to express my opinion?
My policy, nothing to do with being a Moderator.

I don't appreciate being called a fool.

End of.

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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by smegwina » Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:46 pm

Caller wrote:
Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:50 pm
Paid for mine yesterday. :grin:

Price is more than fair for what it is and where it sits in the hierarchy of CW watches.

Far more stylish and exclusive than an alternative 'Supersonic' offer. :wink:

Guy
Well, a fool and his money are easily parted. It will certainly be a conversation piece, but otherwise, for me, and I am sure many others, it's looks awful, and no, I am not fan of the Bremont version either, but at least an official tie in with BA.
Strewth, that's a bit harsh. Just because you don't personally like it doesn't mean that anyone who does is a fool.

O e could say the same about many watches/collections on here, including large numbers of vintage, modern, etc etc when you can only wear one at a time and a five quid Casio will do just fine.

Just a bit personal in my humble opinion.

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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by Thegreyman » Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:52 pm

Caller wrote:
Tue Jan 29, 2019 5:05 pm
Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Tue Jan 29, 2019 2:50 pm
Paid for mine yesterday. :grin:

Price is more than fair for what it is and where it sits in the hierarchy of CW watches.

Far more stylish and exclusive than an alternative 'Supersonic' offer. :wink:

Guy
Well, a fool and his money are easily parted. It will certainly be a conversation piece, but otherwise, for me, and I am sure many others, it's looks awful, and no, I am not fan of the Bremont version either, but at least an official tie in with BA.
Well that is quite cheeky. Obviously you are entitled to your opinion but not to the point of insult.
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Re: C8 Concorde - Born from dreams

Post by skimrok » Tue Jan 29, 2019 6:05 pm

It’s not cheeky it’s rude, manners cost nothing leave the insults to the playground

Back to topic
the watch in question in my view is better value then bremont I do like the style of both more I look at them both I’ve seen the Bremont in person so can’t wait to see some out in the wild shots on the CWL version , oh yeah congratulations to Guy on his incoming ;)
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