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You always were a sucker for behinds, though...Can't get over the lack of protective stickers by the lugs and side of the case. Doesn't matter if I was going to peel those off anyway. I should have been the one to peel those off.Just like I should have been the one to ding the clasp:
Yep. Does this look new and virgin to you?
There were complications with the transaction and the state of the watch. I want a new virgin D-Blue.
Hahah - why yes mimo I did kop the D-Blue. There are... interesting complications though, so I will be taking her back to the AD on Thursday to switch out the piece (to another D-Blue). The pics I posted for rnguy001 were taken a few weeks ago, when I bought a D-Blue in Texas for a friend.Once this "saga" is over I will take proper wrist shots of MY D-Blue on MY wrist - although in spirit I suppose I've always had one since Rolex came out with their ill-executed launch...
 Will send him your regards.  Does he know you as Stitchy or The Stitchmeister!!!?
Also tried an annual calendar ref 5205R black dial. Although, to paraphrase one famous saying... "Once you go perpetual, you never go back." (Unless it's to binge on steel Rolex divers that is)
 Yep.
^^^ Ah.  It is called a "bund."   Got it, SF?
What, you mean something like this?Or a shot of all three modern ceramic SeaDwellers, lying side by side?Yes, there's a large backside to these SeaDwellers, which may feel uncomfortable to some. To me, though, having all three and laying them down side by side kind of comes across like this:Hah hah.My apologies if I have posted these lovely pictures before.I forgot the term for that dinner plate. It isn't to my liking, either. But Anish Bhatt, who owns that watch, is his...
mimo - bingo. That is one of five pieces produced by Rolex for Sheikh Maktoum in 1973.The protector/tape-encased SubC on the right is one of 135 pieces specially engraved on the case back by Rolex to commemorate their 135 year relationship with Relojaria Alemana from Spain. As the event itself was only a few weeks ago, my friend has not removed any of the original coverings. Nor may he want to: all 135 pieces sold out within a day. And as this is my friend's eighth Sub or...
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