The Watch Appreciation Thread (Reviews and Photos of Men's Timepieces by Rolex, Patek Philippe, Brei

Discussion in 'Classic Menswear' started by gdl203, May 20, 2007.

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  1. zippyh

    zippyh Senior member

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    It's a C series.
     
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    Allez Allez Senior member

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    Kaplan - damn, she is a beut. What number is that?
    Glaedelig Jul!
     
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    thanks!

    i can only hope. :)
     
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    Nice watch, but not quite a dressy watch.
    And again, huge case for your tiny wrist.
     
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    Ref 5441-07.

    Only 50 made, so sadly just about zilch chance of picking one up. :(
     
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    Very well said.

    I still shed a slight tear every time I come across a picture of this one on my computer (or a forum/ebay auction where someone's stolen my image).

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    It's no Patek but was a solid tool watch and one of the last years they still had lug holes (which actually made it a tool watch, IMO). It went to a good home and I get first dibs if the new owner ever wants to sell it.
     
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    two JLC's for Christmas dinner

    mine and my brother's (Hometime)


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    Nice watch! :slayer: Price on those badboys? Or were those a gift from someone?
     
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    I didn't wear this got it as a present from my father on christmas. Maybe will exchange for some nice IWC with leather strap. Since I really have my AP that's pretty big.
     
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    Yeah that's really quite a shame. It's a beautiful watch.
     
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    A family of JLCs in two senses. Love it.
     
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    Looks very nice.
     
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    Thanks, guys

    Mine was a wedding gift from my wife's family. I gifted the Hometime to my brother when he graduated business school.


     
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    Nothing out of control as far as quality, actually on the very low end in the world of timepieces. However, I thought it was really sharp so I asked for it for Christmas and Santa decided to hook me up today :p

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