FLE #8 - Poll #5

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I will buy one of these 3 models. (You may vote for up to 3 and can change your choices.)

Poll ended at Thu Aug 29, 2019 9:58 am

#3 - Black sweep hand - white GMT hand with red tip
22
38%
#4 - Black sweep hand with red tip - white GMT hand with red tip
14
24%
#5 - Black sweep hand with red tip including lume circle - white GMT hand with red tip
22
38%
 
Total votes: 58

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FLE #8 - Poll #5

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This poll will determine if we move forward or not. Here are the 3 finalists.

The poll will run for 3 days.

If you are not buying, please do not vote.

Please vote for all models you would buy and only the ones you will buy. If you like only one, vote for that 1 only. If you like 2, vote for both. If you like all 3, then vote for all 3

Total vote count will determine whether we have a winner or need to have elimination rounds.



#3 - Black sweep hand - white GMT hand with red tip
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#4 - Black sweep hand with red tip - white GMT hand with red tip
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#5 - Black sweep hand with red tip including lume circle - white GMT hand with red tip
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Proposed changes we are making from a standard C60 GMT MkIII are...

White dial (currently not available)
dial print
2 tone bezel (Charcoal and like a silvery graphite)
Blackened hand set
Blackened indices
Red tip, Red tip including lume circle or all black sweep hand*
White GMT hand
Matching white date wheel
Applied device (twin flags)
Exhibition case back

* = To be determined

Trident GMT 600 - 42mm

Pricing;-

Current RRP is…
C60 MkIII GMT - strap £895 ($1020)
C60 MkIII GMT - bracelet £995 ($1135)

Estimated pricing for the FLE, as in previous years, will be about £75 ($100) over stock i.e. (Final pricing to be determined)

C60 MkIII GMT FLE - strap £970 ($1,120)
C60 MkIII GMT FLE - bracelet £1,070 ($1,235)
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Vote cast for all three.

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Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:12 am
Vote cast for all three.

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Macdaz wrote:
Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:12 am
Vote cast for all three.

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Ditto. What do we do if everyone does that?!!
Will be a rather enjoyable problem to have to deal with.

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Looking at the three options, I would not be surprised if we end up with a three way tie... after all, any of the three is going to look great on the wrist.

Kip: I’ve thrown my hat into the ring for all three - I wasn’t going to until I read in another thread that the hands and hour markers are all black. I wasn’t seriously interested previously as the renderings I saw had silver hands and markers. Black however has tipped my hand on this one. Kip, can you (or someone else) please confirm for me that it will actually have black rimmed hands and hour markers. If not, I’ll probably rethink my choice.
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Voted for the black sweep hand; just looks perfect. I'm trying to love the red tips... but I don't believe they're needed here. Call me an old fart. :muede:
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gaf1958 wrote:Looking at the three options, I would not be surprised if we end up with a three way tie... after all, any of the three is going to look great on the wrist.

Kip: I’ve thrown my hat into the ring for all three - I wasn’t going to until I read in another thread that the hands and hour markers are all black. I wasn’t seriously interested previously as the renderings I saw had silver hands and markers. Black however has tipped my hand on this one. Kip, can you (or someone else) please confirm for me that it will actually have black rimmed hands and hour markers. If not, I’ll probably rethink my choice.
Gary - "blackened hand set" etc.

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Thank you Guy - perfect. I’m still in then. : thumbup:
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Devarika Woulf wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:33 am
Voted for the black sweep hand; just looks perfect. I'm trying to love the red tips... but I don't believe they're needed here. Call me an old fart. :muede:
Okay then......you're an "old fart". :lol:
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Devarika Woulf wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:33 am
Voted for the black sweep hand; just looks perfect. I'm trying to love the red tips... but I don't believe they're needed here. Call me an old fart. :muede:
I'm an old fart with you, but I'd still buy the other two.
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Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:22 am
Macdaz wrote:
Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:12 am
Vote cast for all three.

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Ditto. What do we do if everyone does that?!!
Will be a rather enjoyable problem to have to deal with.

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If the necessary votes are there and we do not have a single winner, then we will have a final selection vote.
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Devarika Woulf wrote:
Mon Aug 26, 2019 10:33 am
Voted for the black sweep hand; just looks perfect. I'm trying to love the red tips... but I don't believe they're needed here. Call me an old fart. :muede:
Old Fart :D

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My son & I are voting for #5 only

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I would have any of the three to be honest so voted all three.

whatever carrys the majority is good enough to get my money. Hopefully 24 others feel the same way.

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Really like the look of these, what would the timescale be if one of these does get made?

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