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. gdl203

    gdl203 Affiliate Vendor Dubiously Honored Affiliate Vendor

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    What do you get if you cross a pilot with an ape?

    An ape with a big watch.


    huh? [​IMG]
     


  2. Cantabrigian

    Cantabrigian Senior member

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    Can you tell me how you got my image to work?
    Sure.

    It's actually easier than on TimeZone which looks like the code you were using:


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    you can also hit the yellow mountain icon in the reply box and just paste the URL of the picture.

    Does that make any sense?
     


  3. leon12

    leon12 Senior member

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    That works.. Thanks for the help.
     


  4. appolyon

    appolyon Senior member

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    My first 'serious' watch after sporting a Guess for the last few years [​IMG]

    Its the Omega Seamaster 2220.80.00

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    what does everyone think?
     


  5. Artisan Fan

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    Congrats on the beautiful Seamaster. A classic well made watch.
     


  6. The_Godfather

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    Here mine Zenith class 6, Rolex Submariner, Panerai 111, Rolex Day-Date, Patek Philippe Aquanaut....

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    first post btw...so cheers to all
     


  7. RichardKunin

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    My favorite dress watch:
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    Rolex Sea - Dweller:
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    Rolex DateJust:
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    More later.
     


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    rezzor Senior member

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    Does anyone happen to know what model this is?


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    like the zenith quite a bit. a great example of restrained elegance unlike some of zenith's newer, garish models. nicely edited collection too. yours doesn't suffer from overlapping watches. i like collections having just one diver, one dressy, one casual, sporty/elegant etc. do you have a beater or is it the panny?
     


  10. SoCal2NYC

    SoCal2NYC Fashion Hayzus

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    Does anyone happen to know what model this is?


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    That's mine.
    It's called the "Mystery Dial."
     


  11. SoCal2NYC

    SoCal2NYC Fashion Hayzus

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    What do you think about de Grisogono? I'm not even sure how to read half of the faces.

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    While I love creative watches that utilize non-traditional ways of displaying the time + complications, those de Grisogono's are really bizarre, as if they were purposely going out of their way to make them hard to read.

    Jon.
     


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    chorse123 Senior member

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    Not very porntastic, but here's my daily watch. Tissot Ballade automatic (ETA, I believe). I need a new band. Where can I get a croc/gator band for a good price?

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  14. Lucky Strike

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    What do you think about de Grisogono? I'm not even sure how to read half of the faces.
    Looking at those watches intensified my hangover. No thanks. [​IMG] Besides, they could well be confused with cheapo "innovative" watches, like some models from Fossil, etc. I think this one's the most attractive (and the easiest to read):¨ [​IMG]
     


  15. Cantabrigian

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    I need a new band. Where can I get a croc/gator band for a good price?
    For somewhat commonly available and relatively cheap, I'd look at DiModell. I have one of their carbon fiber straps and like it a lot.

    Here mine Zenith class 6...
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    Great watch, Godfather.
     


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