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. Kid Nickels

    Kid Nickels Senior member

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    back to my previous "Rado gift from my uncle" deal.... I haven't gotten around to trying them on yet as I need to find a shop with a larger selection, but from what I've seen online the Hyperchrome seems to be pretty nice... thoughts?

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    ^^ i think its neat looking. cant say id buy it, but as a gift, id be delighted. ^^



    hot damn!! love it. :fu: about the wait time tho.


    also a beaut. that wait seems much more manageable after reading the above.
     
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    Thanks Stitchy.

    I'd take it now, though I thought, taking my wife into consideration, she'd be happier if I paid it off over time :embar:
     
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    you are teh smart man. :nodding:
     
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    Is hyperchrome more of a black or graphite in person?
     
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    yeah me too... but as a gift, hey I'm not complaining. "Neat" is good right? :happy:


    I did see one at the duty free shop at LAX.... if by graphite you mean more grey-ish then IIRC it is more "true black"
     
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    This is great! Enjoy it!
     
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    ^ Thank you, I will.
     
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    A lot of posts to catch up on since last week; I'll do that later!

    In the mean time, thank you all so much for your kind comments on this. I thought I'd drop by quickly with a simple wrist shot. My son is delighted with his new watch, and it looks great on him! Here it is, along with the watch my father gave me:

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    Most excellent, Mimo.
     
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    Not a fan, seems kinda pedestrian and I don't think the colour scheme is very successful. Since it has to be a Rado, why not go all-in?

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    I have no idea when I would wear something like that, but I think it's more interesting and better realised.
     
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    Mimo your sons watch looks great! Something he will hopefully have for years!
     
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    mimo - excellent choice and a great "starter" mechanical piece! Great pic!
     
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    [​IMG]

    Not to revisit a topic that fellow TWAT-ters would rather leave behind, but what G-Shock is this lovely young woman wearing?
     
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    In other news, G-shock is coming out with some metallic variants:

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    Personally, I like the simple, cheaper square ones but that is just me. Still undecided as to whether I will actually pull the trigger...[​IMG]
     
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