+1 I have two CW watches, and they're really excellent pieces.
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Poor man's watch thread - Page 132post #1966 of 61488/29/12 at 3:40pmpost #1967 of 61488/29/12 at 4:30pmQuote:
didn't intend to come across as slamming you. i ran across that pic a while back & headed out to take a look first hand.
man that was a disappointment. if they EVER make that case in as dark a shade of gold as the shadows represent - i'm jumping it.post #1968 of 61488/29/12 at 4:44pmQuote:
I'd maybe be interested - have any pictures of it? You can PM me to discuss specifics if you'd prefer that.post #1969 of 61488/29/12 at 10:37pmQuote:Originally Posted by MikeMZA
I've been hunting watches for a while, but being a student and with the exchange rate as it is at the moment, my budget is seriously limited.
Was initially looking at the Skagen super slim, as I am really not fond of bulky watches although I do have decently sized wrists. I love the design and I'm sure it'd suit me well, but I have heard these are far from rugged and the straps cannot be swapped around?
So after some deliberation I have been looking at the Seiko automatics. Far from the lovely slim Skagen, but perhaps a worthy contender? I hunted around on Amazon and found this baby on special. But then again, from the looks of things, I also won't be able to swap bands?
With these two in mind, can anyone recommend something below $100, doesn't have to be automatic, after all sub $100 automatics aren't amazing. Or perhaps share their opinion on these two? I would prefer getting something with a metal band, so that I can dress it according to what I'm wearing.
Thanks for your time
I think I PMed you on this, but on that watch, you can swap out the band. I haven't had any problems with durability. My understanding is Skagen makes pretty solid quartz movements.post #1970 of 61488/30/12 at 3:50pmpost #1971 of 61488/30/12 at 4:37pmpost #1972 of 61488/30/12 at 4:39pmpost #1973 of 61488/30/12 at 4:53pmpost #1974 of 61488/30/12 at 5:18pmpost #1975 of 61488/30/12 at 10:47pmQuote:
http://www.strappedfortime.com/shop/post #1976 of 61488/31/12 at 4:21pmpost #1977 of 61488/31/12 at 4:35pmpost #1978 of 61489/1/12 at 5:45ampost #1979 of 61489/1/12 at 5:50ampost #1980 of 61489/1/12 at 10:27am
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