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

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

Post by Amor Vincit Omnia » Sun Nov 17, 2019 10:31 pm

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

Post by watchaholic » Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:24 am

:-k Bracelet?
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Or strap?
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Re: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread

Post by gaf1958 » Mon Nov 18, 2019 6:13 am

watchaholic wrote::-k Bracelet?
Yep, bracelet. Always buy on the bracelet.

They’re almost the same price and a Fauxmega rubber strap can be sourced from eBay for very little (£30-£50) as an alternative...
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Re: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread

Post by ziphos » Mon Nov 18, 2019 2:35 pm

watchaholic wrote:
Mon Nov 18, 2019 12:24 am
:-k Bracelet?
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Or strap?
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I have one of these on the bracelet, it's a great watch, really comfortable and looks great. :thumbup:
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Re: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread

Post by watchaholic » Mon Nov 18, 2019 3:01 pm

Yes, I agree. If possible I always try to buy the bracelet as well, for the all the reasons stated. I was completely enamored with this for a while, now wonder if the yellow stripe on the bezel is a bit too much of a good thing. Thanks for the input. :D
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Re: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread

Post by ziphos » Mon Nov 18, 2019 4:08 pm

watchaholic wrote:
Mon Nov 18, 2019 3:01 pm
Yes, I agree. If possible I always try to buy the bracelet as well, for the all the reasons stated. I was completely enamored with this for a while, now wonder if the yellow stripe on the bezel is a bit too much of a good thing. Thanks for the input. :D
In the metal the yellow on the bezel is much less pronounced than the yellow on the hands and the dial. This picture (that I took a while ago) actually accentuates the bezel colour:
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When I am wearing it I don't see that, it just becomes background colouration, but definitely enhances the watch. I just love the detail on the face, the different colours for the time and stopwatch hands and the way the face colour changes depending on the light. Because of your post I just swapped from my Speedy Pro to this and it is just such a different watch, both great, but in very different ways. The face of the watch is currently looking very blue at certain angles - lovely.
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Re: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread

Post by watchaholic » Mon Nov 18, 2019 6:00 pm

Thanks again for the insights. I think I like this as much or more than anything I have seen in recent months. I currently don't have a chrono of any kind, at the same time, I also really want to scratch the itch for a co axial movement. Hmmmmm.
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Re: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread

Post by Nick2611 » Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:57 pm

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I know this might be a “marmite” watch, but the more I look at it, the more I seem to covet it 😁
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Re: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread

Post by golfjunky » Tue Nov 19, 2019 12:21 pm

^^^ its blooming gorgeous ^^^
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Re: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread

Post by timor54 » Tue Nov 19, 2019 7:29 pm

This is very dangerous... :cuinlove:

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

Post by Viognier » Tue Nov 19, 2019 7:45 pm

timor54 wrote:
Tue Nov 19, 2019 7:29 pm
This is very dangerous... :cuinlove:

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Yup....they are stunning! Nice part is they are readily source able on the pre-owned market for some savings
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Re: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread

Post by Thegreyman » Tue Nov 19, 2019 9:31 pm

Viognier wrote:
timor54 wrote:
Tue Nov 19, 2019 7:29 pm
This is very dangerous... :cuinlove:
Yup....they are stunning! Nice part is they are readily source able on the pre-owned market for some savings
The rear is quite attractive too!

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

Post by Nick2611 » Tue Nov 19, 2019 11:26 pm

timor54 wrote:
Tue Nov 19, 2019 7:29 pm
This is very dangerous... :cuinlove:

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I have this model, love Panerai
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Re: The "what watch are you day dreaming about now" thread

Post by nbg » Thu Nov 21, 2019 12:24 am

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

Post by stefs » Thu Nov 21, 2019 12:32 am

Nick2611 wrote:
Mon Nov 18, 2019 9:57 pm
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I know this might be a “marmite” watch, but the more I look at it, the more I seem to covet it 😁
I know of one of these within our little group and trust me it is a fantastic looking watch
Go on treat yourself :D
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