Panerai Seethe EditionThis thread is about the appreciation of timepieces, as well as the micro-engineering and materials engineering that are required to make a functioning timepiece.Thread theme:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4MhQlggx4lMGuides:> Poorfag watch guide: https://imgur.com/a/NFMXDuK> Watch essentials 102: https://pastebin.com/Rc77hhXV> Purchasing used watches: https://pastebin.com/f44aJKy2> Purchasing straps: https://pastebin.com/SwRysprEShould I buy this MVMT / DW / Rolex / Tudor *Fashion brand* watch?> Scroll through this album first: https://imgur.com/a/6CNO8"Suggest a watch for me."> Your budget> Watch type, e.g. dress, diver, flieger, etc...> Desired bracelet option, e.g. leather, nylon, metal> Wrist size or desired watch size, e.g. 23cm / 50mmPrevious thread: >>14333093
>>14337069Based watchToo bad you most likely live in a shithole like France or Spain
>>14337061 Are there any quartz watches below $2k that are "respectable" in any way except G-Shock?
>>14337076Someone photoshop a supreme version of this, same shit
>>14337078Spain, its not that bad
mr. Soviet checking in last day if management doesn't dick me around
>>14337117Why would you wear a soviet watch. Are you a communist piece of shit?
>>14337088the Supreme x Rolex Submariner was surprisingly more tasteful than one would think
Got a new gshock
>>14337127that actually looks pretty good
whats the sleekest silver casio? worried they might look too chunky on my frail wrists
>>14337119This watch is so cool. I only wish it was a little smaller
>>14337143Idk if it exists but the watch in the OP in silver color
>>14337143Mine is about as thin as they come, its like an f91 variant, unless you look at women's watches too
DO MECHANICAL WATCHES HAVE A SOUL?
>>14337183Sure thing buddy!
>>14337127i like the higher end gshocks, but in dont think the 2.5k - 5k price is worth italso not sure on their sizing.
First time hands on with one of these and I might have to get one now
>>14337146My wrist is pretty tiny and it doesn't look too big.
>>14336964>implying all Rado watches are quartz
>>14337203This one is only £200, from the g-steel series, but doesn't look that different from the high-end ones.
>>14337121Soviets did some good watches despite being shit. Real question is why would you drive vagshit?
>>14337249yeah their regular steel models are also cool, but are a but boring imo. i really like the mrg series. id love a non black pvd version of picrel
>>14337257German engineering, dumbass
>>14337257 Throwing it in the bin at 100k, it's had electrical issues since 60k.
>>14337271Fuck off, Uwe.
Wist watch check phuckers!
I have this old thing.
Honest opinions, anons (logo aside).
>>14337353All divers look the same.
>>14337353phuck me ded
cop or not?
>>14337206Do it! It's a icon, don't have to worry about a new model coming out next year and now its dated like Tudor
>>14337383why did "vacheron = nazi" meme come from?vacheron was founded by a swissman and a frencie.would ALS be nazis instead?
>>14337311That crown missalinement would kill me on a Batman, I don't go new seiko drivers for the same reason. On 9 more years till your next service!
>>14337405>literally a Vacheron Logo on a nazi officerIt's over.VACHERON IS FINISHED.
VC for the NSDAP members Junghans for the ghetto untermensch
Holy shit, I can’t believe this.https://youtu.be/dEiqx6jmmbM
What's up with Bergeon's quality? Look at the casting on this vise...
>>14337143Get a Seiko. https://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-Seiko-Grand-Quartz-9942-8000-Japan-Mens-Watch/323807249105?hash=item4b646a82d1:g:I6MAAOSwYbJc1vH1
>>14337379>don't have to worry about a new model
>>14337472Are you going to be using the side of your vise?
>>14337472> tfw nobody makes watchmaking tools with zaratsu polishing
Alba apbt211 review34mm field watch80 bucks jdm onlySeiko quartz movementSecond hand is 's 's 's 's lightly off tick markersTitanium case, weighs 24 grams200m wrDomed hardlexUsual seiko lumeVerdict : it overpriced shit
>>14337540That's a 300$ vise. The molds have to be retired, the casting is damaged. Bergeon is becoming lazy.
>>14337549Buy a better vise.
>>14337548Is this made by Jessica Alba? I like her movies, but maybe she should stick to them.
>>14337561The Bergeon vise is THE better vise. It's the original watchmaker's vise with a quick release system that has copied by a couple of companies. Older Bergeon 2021 vises look better, they're just really slipping up on the quality.
>>14337522thats nice but im worried about fakes
>>14337569Then buy an older one.
Posted in last thread to no repliesIs this a good worldtimer/gmt in the sub 5k range?I know>nomosbut I think this one is actually not bad.I would be wearing it casually and almost daily.
>>14337533Yea, classic don't become dated, what's so hard to understand
>>14337768Not a fucking nomos, if you have buy it, buy used and you better get a good deal because they tank
>>14337775>caring about resale valueliterally keking at my keyboard at u right now.
>>14337775There are decent grey market listings for this one. Around 4k when it retails for 6. I'm also cant afford many watches with good resale value so I dont care too much, I'd prefer to like it and keep it for a while.Any comments on the actual watch?
>>14337776Well with that mindset no wonder you're looking at Nomos and not a Rolex GMT. Buy the nomos, in 10 years time it will be worth £1500, not very Luxury....Rolex GMT in 10?... you think its cool not to careing about resale. Fine waste you're money and be forever be middleclass.
>>14337786>>14337768White hand on a white dial, come on. I give you 2 weeks and you'll hate wearing it. Put it in a drawn, put you're seiko back on and sell it for a 2k lost
>>14337776His point isn't so much about resale value as it is about getting the watch at a better price.
>caring about resaleshit it must be hard to buy a car for a lot of you if you're hellbent on reselling it.
>>14337786Errrr 4k I'd buy any omega gmt. I wouldn't want to explain who nomos is all the time.
>>14337789If I cared about my resale value I would invest the money instead. What does the value matter to me if I keep it?>>14337793There's a blue dial version and also a limited edition white with blue hands that looks the best. But its limited. Guess I'll just look around more.
>>14337800You are being trolled by the resident /wt/ trolls. That Nomos is fine.
>>14337799Any you'd recommend? I was already looking at the Aqua terra with orange hand, but it doesnt have GMT. I just liked the look.
New Teddy! Get in here, guys.https://youtu.be/yXYD6c_S6xI
>>14337800It's nice to retain value if you can. If you love it, okay that's different but you don't or you would be asking. Your not going to keep it >keep it for a while.You're already thinking about selling and you haven't bought it.
>>14337802No we are trying to save a guy 2k
>>14337806Fuck off Teddy already or post you're fat tited gf on pornhub
>>14337802Yes Nomos is fine, if you're okay with paying 4k for a fine watch. I'd rather have a great watch.
>>14337803Black Bay GMTPlanet Ocean GMT UsedAqua Terra GMT UsedRolex Explorer 2 Used white or black dailAll better than Nomos
>>14337768Honestly sounds like you first good watch. I'd go with a Rolex OP or something you can daily. Also nomos movements are sort of fragile.
haven't owned an f91 in years. are all the ones on Australian eBay pretty much fake? I was the one with the yellow/mustard accent as opposed to blue
>>14337061that takes me back
what are the best looking digital watches that don't cost too much? (bonus for countdown timer)
>>14337920Square g shock
>>14337949looks worse than old cheap ass casio
>>14337828>>14337824Thanks guys.Thoughts on this piece then instead?
Is Rolex the biggest scam in the entire watch industry? Waitlists to artificially inflate prices and demand, ugly designs that haven't been changed or innovated in decades, niggery new money flexing bullshitI used to like Rolex and wanted an Explorer II, but I just can't in good conscienceness support them
>>14337970also interested in this. Do you guys think the limited edition ">15000 gauss" marking will lead to higher value in the future?
>>14337798This. My car is 13 years old. Why do people insist on debt slavery? They finance a car, have it for a few years and then trade it in for something newer, then have it for a few years and then something newer again. It's a constant state of owing money. Anyway, get a watch and love it. Don't worry about reselling it
>>14337806Teddy, we know it's you. Post your gf's panty and bra drawers as well as her closet with all her high heels. I want to jack off to her underwear
>>14337952Lol you no nothing, stick with that shit then.
Is 24chrono a good site to buy from if looking for vintage dress watches? How does their buyer protection compare to eBay's?
>>14337999>nolearn to spell, and then learn that tastes differ.
>>14337970Awww white dial aqua terra is lovely, try to get it with bracelet and they can be had cheap now on grey market. >>14337979You can't go wrong with any, perfect daily watch. That and Rolex explorer 1
>>14337981Yea you're right but if you picked the right car 13 years ago, you still has a car worth 20k vs the pile of shit you have now which is worth $700.Same goes for watches, nothing wrong with retaining weath, who's the debt slave now.
>>14338008>looks worse than old cheap ass casio>learn that tastes differ
>>143379832nd this Teddy
>>14337806Do you ever do a #wristwatchcheck teddy when you're balls deep in her ass.
>>14338028gshock objectively looks like a plastic toy watch.
>>14338002>protection>eBayLolChrono24 is better, buy the seller.
>>14338039I see a cheap $20 casio, metal or plastic.Vs a tough tool watch, people who own Luxury watch will often have a g shock but not a $20 casio for a reason
>>14337970Omega AT is a nice peice, I like the black dial personal.
>>14337806>>14337983 lolI would literally bread her, like a farm animal.
>>14335733No no, life is excellent; I'm passionate about my work, and my work makes me happy. It's just that at the end of a productive day, I don't spend as much time admiring my watches as I did when I was working less. So, it's a tradeoff: I work a lot now, I can afford watches I want now, but I don't have the time or energy to enjoy them when I was working less and couldn't afford as much. However I'll consider your advice about not wearing one for a while, to see what happens. Though in truth, I use the date of the Seamaster a lot...>>14336963>>14336981I do, though it's not my primary. The Suunto is my primary, the Seamaster is my secondary. There are lots of people who use Rolexes to dive with, but again, as a secondary, not a primary. >>14337183No, but we attach meaning to them because of what we've been through with them and the memories we have to them. They're like musical instruments...or cars.>>14337206Yes, that's why my next will probably be one from 1967. The perfect chronograph.>>14337978No. Their internal engineering is excellent, their movements easy to service, and their holding value better than most. They mass-manufacture watches at a higher quality than anyone else in the world. Re-read that sentence carefully before responding. >>14337979No. Omegas don't hold their resale value unless they are historically significant (Speedy Cal. 321, Original Ploprof, etc.). Other than that, they drop like most modern watches.
>>14337970>>14338054As stated buy omega used, get a good ish price, you'll not lose money, will hold better than Nomos anyway. Rolex, AP, Pat, VC will hold better ofcourse but a used omega is the most watch u can get for 4k ish
>>14337061watches are a joke
>>14338040The seller's an "authorized dealer" and has hundreds of positive reviews on the actual site, can't find anything about them anywhere else though, and I've read not to really trust the certification on the site.The escrow thing seems promising though, the fact that they don't get payment until I actually get/accept the item? Any experience with this? How long do I usually have to "accept" it, is it something I have to discuss with the seller?
>>14338047>>14338054>>14338066>>14338012Thanks for all the help guys, I think I'm going to get the white dialed AT. I'm really torn because I like the rubber strap with its orange accents, but I understand bands are more ubiquitous. Maybe I'll buy the strap separately. I'm looking at some new/unworn listings on the grey market, looks like I can get for 3.5k. Let me know if I'm making a mistake.
>>14337081>Are there any quartz watches below $2k that are "respectable" in any way except G-Shock?So there's really nothing?
>>14338022It's not about how much it's worth. It's about not owing anything for something that is still serviceable.
>>14337353Honestly (aside from that shit logo) it looks pretty good.
>>14337920Casio databank db36
Ay yoBulova accutron 2 96a155 or curv chronograph 98a161?
When did you grow out of the automatic/mechanical watch placebo?
>>14338327When i broke my grandfather's manual winding watch as a child
>>14338040>Chrono24 is betterChrono24 is basically as unsafe as Ebay is, but worse since they charge more to advertise on there and as a result the watches tend to be more expensive.I've bought from both, and just make sure you do your research and KNOW exactly what your specific reference should/could have. Also don't be afraid of asking for movement pics etc (if it's a jeweller or watch shop they should be able to show you, if not pass).As you said though, BUY THE SELLER then the watch. There's a difference between a bargain/good deal and too good to be true.
IT'S TIME FOR THE NEW BREAD PHUCKEROONEYSGET IN HERE
>>14338353FUCK>>14338352>>14338352>>14338352>>14338352>>14338352>>14338352>>14338352>>14338352>>14338352>>14338352>>14338352>>14338352GREAT THREAD ARCH DON'T FORGET TO TELL YOUR FUCKHEAD FRIENDSLET ME KNOW WHAT YOU NASTY, VICIOUS PEOPLE THINK OF THAT
>>14337206>>14337379good day bros
If anyone knows of any cool orient stars let me know. I have this, want 2 more. Star seeker GMT, carbon fiber version of this, red dial open heart japanese shop exclusive. Those are ones off the top of my head that are options.
Can someone suggest a watch?Either a diver or a dress for under $500. Preferably smaller than 40mm since I have small wrists.
>>14338043>expensive toy stops being a toy magically
>>14338379how and why are you collecting watches if you said you're looking for a job?
>>14338484Stop remembering what people say.It’s not of your goddamn business, woman.
>>14338131Omega is only second to Rolex sub 10k, honestly Nomos doesn't even compare. Like have you notest the lug length on a Nomos? History, prestige, design and quality. The Omega AT it's a brilliant watch.
>>14338346I meant most sellers are dealers on chrono24 and you better dealing with them normally vs private sellers when starting out. Most sellers on eBay are going to be private. So it's easier to buy the seller on chrono24.
>>14338484Do you fucking know of any or not? Hate these replies sidestepping the question, for future reference I want to know some, does that satisfy you? Why do you even care? Can you tell me some models now? I'm pissed a F U C K, gonna go watch some when men hit back compilations and calm down, dumb bitch
>>14338379I knew a cool orient star back in 95.Her name was Ming. But I don’t think she works anymore.
>>14337442lmao hate this cunt how it goes tits up for him
>>14337442Looks like the rodent got a job.
>>14338040>Slav watches for 30 bucks on egay>cheapest Slav watches on chrono are 100+Yikes
>>14338549>>14338560I don't get why some posters are so bitter about urban gentry
>>14338499Omega source parts from china like everyone else and whore out the speedy like crazy I don't consider them as prestigious as you do.
>>14338591They are only second to Rolex sub 10k, it's a fact. Tell be another brand on omega level in there price point
>>14337442Incoming rant video from a very bitter and jealous AC3.
>>14338612he's already made one
>>14338609I'd objectively put zenith over omega.>>14338611And subjectively I'd prefer a gs over an omega yes.
>>14338578he's a slimy pathological liar and con artist
>>14338615I don't know what's subjective about it, a GS is a better crafted watch with a better movement than an Omega
>>14337806Yup, that's pretty much exactly the kind of person I figured you /fa/-mongoloids watch. Fucking christ.
>>14338609Yea Zenith is probably above Omega as far finishing but not in history, yet zenith have a great history. Zeniths are at a far higher price point on average, let's be honest, they are all about the el primo and it's a far higher price point than a speedy (retail). They whore that el primo out just as much as the speedy but no one cares because know one knows who Zenith is. >>14338611GS make great watch but all there models are to thick and a little dated looking. They offer the same design style in there 5k watchs as their seiko $400 watch. Yes they have very nice finishing. After owning a few you will realise their watchs are just to thick vs the rolex and omega. Sekio fucking fanboy, GS this and GS that and have never owned one or only even owned a GS.
>>14338615 see >>14338663
Not really a dive watch but I really dig the aesthetics
Had it for like 2 years and I can definitely recommend no one ever buy a TagHeuer
>>14338663>higher price point than a speedyHow much can you charge for something with a cheap black and white painted dial a "good enough" movement a case that takes on water if you look at it funny?
>>14338690I said they are above Omega but they cost like x2 as much. What hard to understand. Omg it's got better specs than a speedy, only cost another 4k wow how do they do it?
>>14338700You're the one who said 10k don't be such a fag. You were wrong deal with it.
>>14338692do research yourself, it's not hard to findfor example he once pretended he was in a villa he owned in italy or some shit. someone looks it up and finds out its in his mother's name. he says that his mother is dead (she isn't) and she left it to him. people call him out again and the video is deleteda more recent example is when he disappeared at the start of the year. it came out he was stealing people's watch photos on youtube and using them in his videos with his watermark over the top. the owners contact him, ask if he can give them credit in the description. he refuses and gets hit with a copyright ban. this is all over the internet, everyone knows why he hasn't posted for three months. he comes back and says he stopped posting because he was at the side stroking the hand of a dying family member
>>14338709>do research yourself, it's not hard to findNo I won't.
>>14338704Maybe I should have been more clear, I didn't realise the GS autisms were here. I said a number of time now yea okay Zenith is above Omega but then you started shifting on speedmaster for not being as good as a watch that costs more, co e the fuck on, read back what I said. And honesty know one knows who the fuck Zenith is theres no prestige with them. You have to explain oh there are on Rolex level every fucking time. They spent the last 20 year in a pit somewhere. People know Omega it goes a long way, enjoy your skx and oversized GS if you can ever afford one.
>>14338682>Had it for like 2 years and I can definitely recommend no one ever buy a TagHeuerWhy?
just picked this up for 100. how’d I do?
>>14338750Who gives a shit if redditors don't know what a zenith is? You seem to be confusing prestige with popularity or awareness.
>>14338754my dad got it for me and its really sentimental but its constantly losing timeSpending $2650 on a watch isnt the easiest thing in the world for him to do casually so cant rly do anything
>>14338771>$2650 for some weird taghuehue diver. That's unfortunate.
>>14338771got an aquaracer from my dad too lmaoit's not quite as ugly as yours luckily. I'm never going to get rid of it because of the sentimental value though
>>14338789>aquaRACERdon't tag do the water resistant chrono thing?
>>14338794im pretty new to watched. but it seems like tissot, from what ive read, is legit. like the looks of that one, and think i can wear it everyday. the same on is for sale on nordstrom rack for like 180. i got lucky on ebay.
>>14338799>new to watchedwatches*>same onone*
>>14338799Wear it in good health.
>>14337061watchlet here>like discrete watches but hate slim feminine ones>like casio's design but hate plastic and electronic displays>like leather but feel sick to my stomach when seeing italian watch designsis there anything out there for me? I know i'm a piece of shitthanks
>>14338806>italian watch designswhat a panerai?
>>14338789>got an aquaracer from my dad too lmaoWhat's lmao about it? It's at least water resistant unlike Speedy.
>>14338818I'd prefer the moonphase though
>>14338674It looks very very nice. The price is a bit steep for a quartz, 180$. On the other hand there is no other watch like this currently on the market. Just saw it on their website, i love the small size and the domed glass. The colors are great and the proportions very nice. Thank fuck they did not have chrome around the indices and didn't du this faggy mercedes hand. Timex really upped their game with their designs recently.
my first mechanical watch. got it for my 18th birthday 12 years ago.
>>14338809>>14338818i like the designs, kinf spot on esp of the panerai, also the radiomir but surely you two must be fucking with me with those prices
>>14338845seiko probably make a rough approximation of whatever you want for a few hundred bucks. Something with a 4r35 in it
>>14338663yeah okay they're thickthat doesn't discount the rest of what goes into them. I'm not a GS autist by any means, but they are objectively at least an Omega tier watch
>>14338845serves you right for not providing budget
>>14338865>yeah okay they're thickThe speedy is not a thin watch it's about 14 mm. The same thickness as seiko chronos.
>>14338858>4r35look super gay desuwhat about something like the sold out seiko nano universe chariot, is there anything like that? that one seems somewhat ok but not sure if it's the matte finish or the shape
>>14338885You're super gay
>budget: <$50>style: outdoor, "adventurer", pre-1950's looking, military/explorer, something that looks utilitarian, but vintage and cleanly aesthetic in its own way like how most things were in the 18th, 19th, and early 20th centuries>band: cloth or canvas, again something more utilitarian looking>wrist: 7.5" (wrist is around 7.2"-7.4" but I prefer it a little bit loose)What should I consider?Pic unrelated ;^)
>>14338789looks wise i actually love it but thats cool :) wear it in good health
>>14338784yeah but it was either that or nothing so i got it.was trying for a speedmaster but that was a little too expensive to spend
>>14338614Ever since I saw that Teddy interview with him where it was like he "dropped the act" I can't even tell if he's just acting or what but I know a jealous man when I see one. Hilarious.
really digging this as a sports watch addition to my collection. should I cop? it's on sale 1300 @ gemnation
Are there any good watches below 2-3k that don't just leave you with "I should've bought the 2-5k version instead"? I just want to buy one watch and forget about the whole dumb "hobby" since it's a massive money sink.I just want something outdoorsy/army that preferably has a chrono that I can wear with casual clothes and motorcycle gear since I don't even have a suit, but not a "training watch" or a "toy watch" like a Seiko or a GShock because I'm 30+.
>>14338768You clearly have a shit job, professionals will understand.
>>14338949i think it's you who has a shit job. real wealthy people know what the fuck zenith is. poorfags only know muh rolex
>>14338927Nice watch anon but it's a little bit outside of my price range
>>14338949>I don't get the watch that impresses me I get the one that impresses the ignorant.
>>14338913iwc mark xviii4-5 kwhat's your budget?
>>14338966>that money>for something that looks like it costs $100
>>14338913timex mk1 is about 100 bucks
>>14338972That's how it goes, the cheaper it is the fancier it looks. You can't get a normal generic tool chrono below Speedy price for example.
>>14338972Hemel track watch if you can save up 399
>>14338981>You can't get a normal generic tool chrono below Speedy price for example.you can they're just old.
>>14338966>>14338978>>14338984Budget is 100 bucks or less. I prefer neutral grey or black for the body of the watch and green canvas/cloth for the strap, possibly tan as well.
>>14338981it's a pilot's watch from iwc who literally invented the pilot's watch.......
>>14338990That doesn't justify charging thousands of dollars for something that could put a meth head to sleep.
>>14338989Orkina p104 is 10 bucks. I provide this in the spirit of discussion but I really am reluctant to advise a <100 dollar watch purchase. it will be a complete shitter that will fall apart in 2 years
>>14339002Any random 7750 chrono. Fortis.
>>14339001how does it not? watches are completely irrational purchases now that you can get atomi time by checking your cell. brand heritage has never been more important
>>14339010because idiots will pay thousands of dollars for one of kurt cobains pubic hairs or for a boring-as-fuck looking watch doesn't make it justified. It just means there are stupid people with too much money out there.
>>14339009>Fortis.Ah yes the "can't put 1/5 markings because we'd get sued by Omega, also the price is exactly the same anyway" brand from a previous thread...
>>14339019They're cheaper than omega, I've seen them with sub-second markings and your chubby fingers aren't accurate to 1/5 second and you don't have anything worth timing to 1/5 second who fucking cares.
>>14339018also doesn't mean you can criticize because liking a watch is subjective
Really liking this reasonably priced commie watch. Only downside is the default silicone strap is a huge dust magnet.
>>14339028>I've seen them with sub-second markingsThe moon watch is without, only the other "racing" variants that look like utter mall watch shitt have them.
>>14339043See, this one that looks exactly like my $300 quartz fashion chrono has them.
>>14338913I got the perfect one for you. Take a look at the MWC site to find the perfect one for you. I git the desert edition one for 42€ but with a black strap, the beige strap is harder to find in europe, but they are sold more in japan. Super comfy little field watch, domed plastic lookes awesome and the coating held up so far with no problems, keeps time well, so the movement is not utter shit. But it's only a 35mm dial, maybe it will be a problem for you.
Love this little Timex ladsWish more watches came in this size
>>14338989I've got one of these and they come in multiple dial, hand, and case combinations
Will the casio databank get me pussy?
>>14339165Boipussi is still pussy
>>14339185You were not supposed to do that, anon.
>>14339185what abomination is this
Just got this today. Did I do good? I'm not much of a watch guy.
>>14338949You clearly have a shit job, real professionals wont care what you wear and are likely wearing an apple watch.
>get meme'd into NATO strap>it's made to attract dust and never let go>ugly as fuck
>>14339043This looks great, any other watches in that style?
>>14338865>>14338881Yea but GS dress watches as think as a omega sports watch, nice!
>>14338949Lol Job Haha I work for myself! And know they don't watch people know Zenith, rich people know Rolex and poor people know Rolex.>>14338961Honestly most of uses need to start thinking that way because you all have crap watches, dog shit sekio.>>14339323
Is Tag Carerra any good?
>>14339543The re-edition is.
mr. soviet checking in with a broken Swiss shitter
Look at this beauty.
>>14339553That one is uglyish though. This is the one I like the look of, but I'm unsure about it vs Speedy vs some other similar looking chrono.
>>14339583I dunno what to tell you m8, the re-issue & the original carrera look far better than their modern counterparts.
>>14339583>says the re-issue is ugly, yet posts a modern abomination that epitomized what makes Tag complete shitIronic.
In case anyone cares, obris is making a new diver that isn't completely huge; 40mm diameter, ~12mm thick, etc.
>>14338949don't bother, this place is full of poor shut ins
>>14339606I thought the movement was the important part not the aesthetics
>>14339597>>14339606Maybe if you had any specific arguments except "le old is le good" you wouldn't look as dumb as you do now.
>>14339614The fuck are you talking about? Your ass doesn't have any arguments either. The re-issue having a better design is not reliant on it being old at all, nor did anyone say that.
Where to actually buy F-91W?Most listings on ebay look either shady or overpriced
>>14339643>F-91Wamazon you retard.
>>14338990>literally invented the pilot's watchManufactured, not invented.The designs came from Luftwaffe.It was also one of six or so manufactures, of those besides IWC two others are still in business and still making them cheaper: Stowa and Laco.
>>14339645It's even worse, you can get a fake labeled as genuine by amazon because it combines all listings into one.I know it's $10-15 watch, but I don't really want the hassle of going through shitty clones
>>14339298this must be the most retarded post in wt ever
>>14339652This is next level retard.
>>14339671hey i think its a nice watch. dont let the snobs get to you
>>14339652Go to your local Casio authorized dealer.Be aware, there’s a long waiting list.
>>14339298$.50 cent Shenzhen special + Instagram marketing = $300 watch.
>>14339298I don't like the extreme minimalism but at least you didn't buy into the poorfag shitseiko meme
>>14339298I don't like the extreme minimalism but at least you didn't buy into the poorfag shitcasio meme
>>14339298I thought you made it yourself
>>14339298wtf is this?
>>14337069>>14337119>>14338955>>14339185Can you guys show me how does UTC+7 (BKK) timezone look like on the map?Afraid my city might be fucked up there.
>>14337787What model is this?
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=WnZp6qHE2xQJustBlueFish tells it like it is. I'm going to move on to watching him from now on.
>>14339859Most of /wt/ couldn't watch him because of his sleazy personality. You just see him and you know that there is something wrong with him. And people were right not to trust him. There was some conroversy about him lying about a "sick relative" for pity points. Now this deal with watchbox. Fucking lol, on the one hand he larps as super suave gentleman with heritage and pride and on the other hand he sells his asshole to fucking watchbox.
>>14339924>Most of /wt/ couldn't watch him because of his sleazy personality. You just see him and you know that there is something wrong with him.Come on, it's just because he looks like Green Goblin. A prime example of the halo effect.
Whats something similar to pic related (Hamilton Khaki field) under 600? 38mm
>>14337176does casio make this watch with an actual steel case?
Finally found my perfect watch, and it's $29.99
>>14339977seiko field watch
>>14339857Esteem gen 1, gen 2 is out now. Rattles like a tin can but I like it
>>14339977What’s wrong with the Khaki field? It looks nice.
>>14339785Here you g9 my guy
Selling TORTLE only cuz it's too big, will be buying a good $1k diver to replace it
>>14339043>>14339047What about this one?https://www.amazon.com/Fortis-Gents-Wristwatch-Cosmonauts-Chronograph-Automatic/dp/B01NH2ZDGG/
>>14340047Yep, pretty fucked up.They didn't update the display in almost 10 years now.I'll still consider getting it, but it's really off-putting now.Thanks, friend.
>>14340054The B-Uhr is Archimede? How do you like it?
>>14337125I saw online that those aren't a special request. They simply bought a few standard subs, wrote that in the dial and engrave the logo in the case back
I recently bought this but I need to take some links off
>>14340105so do it.
>>14340084No its tisellIts great and cheap, only problems is rotor is loud which I don't care about, and the second hand isn't lumed
>>14337768Get the dark blue version.>>14337775Nomos is better than 90% of watch brands out there.>>14337828>Nomos movements are sort of fragileThey’re thin dress watches buddy.
>>14338066Are you autistic or just poor? No one gives a shit about resale except for penny pinching plebs. If you buy a watch because you think it’ll have good resale value, you’re a fool.
>>14338609JLC shits all over Omega because JLC has more than one decent model. And this is coming from a guy with a Speedmaster.
>>14340216It's called weath retention and it's something the rich do. You'll find it is poor people like yourself that don't care about it and it goes for more than just watches but all aspects of your life, cars, houses, yachts.
>>14340208Nomos are pure fucking trash.>>14340218JLC are far better than omega and they are x2 the price duh but you better like leather straps. Do you have a JLC? I will tell you after you're on your 3rd or 4th strap it starts to get long in the tooth. Look up the price of replacement........
>>14340437Pro-tip: only poseurs try to act like depreciating assests like watches and cars are investments.
>>14340458There not investments, buy stocks. "Weath retention" it's not that fucking hard to understand. People call them depreciating assests because they are retarded and don't know how to pick there assests. If you lost 30-40% on anything your just stupid.
>>14340458I don't think you get it, he means you retain your money and it doesn't depreciate.
>>14339652Then get the one that says "ships from and sold by amazon"
I've been gone for months and I see you autists are still bickering with two threads going on at once, grow up>>14338352>>14338352>>14338352
Where can I get good, non-padded croc straps? Any advice?
>>14339977mkii cruxible desu
>>14339298what is this? I kind of want it
Showing some quartz love
What can you tell me about this watch?
>>14342169It’s garbage and looks like a kid’s toy.Wear it in good health.
>>14342163Fuck off. Luxury quartz is for retards.
>>14337257CCCP watches are pure garbage, you are delusional, shit metals, poor plastics, high rate failure, rarely they use glass
>>14343556Cope>shit metalsCheap watches made with cheap materials, coated brass was common, yes. There are plenty of steel models too.>poor plasticsWhat is this even supposed to mean? Which plastics?>high rate failureSource: my ass>rarely they use glassWow it's totally like most watches at that point in time used acrylic crystals.