You have $3k to buy a watch

You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby koimaster » May 31st 2017, 10:23am

What complications would you like in that watch?
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby foghorn » May 31st 2017, 10:25am

Hours , minutes , seconds , date , and 2,000 bucks back.
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby conjurer » May 31st 2017, 10:43am

Dang, the prices at Sizzler's must have really gone up.
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby MKTheVintageBloke » May 31st 2017, 11:20am

A chronograph, I guess. Maybe a moonphase (no matter if paired with a pointer date or a triple calendar). Although still, that's assuming I wouldn't spend that on some 1940s-1950s time-only, no-date watches.
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby abduksion » May 31st 2017, 12:19pm

Probably a vintage Omega Pie Pan, Baume and Mercier 1000m Capeland, Bulgari 2000m Diagono diver,
Vintage Grand Seiko High Beat, Citizen Campanola Cosmosign, Vintage Rolex Date Just . I'm sure there's more and I'm also sure these can be had for less then $3k?
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby MKTheVintageBloke » May 31st 2017, 12:55pm

$3K would buy 2 Pie Pans, they go for circa $1500 (1960s ones in steel- gold-cap for slightly less).
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby bobbee » May 31st 2017, 1:37pm

A Speedmaster.
Any Speedmaster.
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby Thunder1 » May 31st 2017, 1:54pm

A used Oris 111...
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby smellody » May 31st 2017, 2:31pm

Rolex Crown on the dial.
   
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby eddiea » May 31st 2017, 3:05pm

Oyster Perpetual......
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby Mortuus » May 31st 2017, 3:51pm

^^^^^^^^^^Whatever Eddie's signature girl wants...WOOF!!^^^^^^^^^^^
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby eddiea » May 31st 2017, 4:38pm

Mortuus wrote:^^^^^^^^^^Whatever Eddie's signature girl wants...WOOF!!^^^^^^^^^^^


She wants an Oyster Perpetual in gold and ask me if I know what the night can do, what else? life is short ;) ...
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby koimaster » May 31st 2017, 4:44pm

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$1200 for the one above but I think he would dicker


MKTheVintageBloke wrote:$3K would buy 2 Pie Pans, they go for circa $1500 (1960s ones in steel- gold-cap for slightly less).
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby TemerityB » May 31st 2017, 7:46pm

eddiea wrote:Oyster Perpetual......


Yes.
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby biglove » May 31st 2017, 8:18pm

Used GS at a steal of a deal.
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby Wasp » June 1st 2017, 6:00am

Other than a used Breitling Transocean Day & Date, this....
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby codguy » June 1st 2017, 6:04am

koimaster wrote:What complications would you like in that watch?


Hour, minute and second hand. No other complications, that is all.
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby relaxer7 » June 1st 2017, 7:47am

A boring old Speedmaster is my stock answer
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Re: You have $3k to buy a watch

Postby Mark1 » June 1st 2017, 9:38am

A simple three hander, I'm not very complicated.
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