Carl Suchy & Söhne Waltz No 1 Watch

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Carl Suchy & Söhne Waltz No 1 Watch

Postby koimaster » March 14th 2017, 3:52pm

It’s been nearly 100 years since the end of the Austro-Hungarian Empire, and the last time the world heard from Carl Suchy & Söhne, Austria’s foremost name in luxury watchmaking. Given the amount of time that’s passed, and the abject scarcity of surviving examples upon which to prove such a legacy even existed, this might as well be a fresh brand launch. That matters little, though, as the revival of the brand is a welcome one, especially when its debut release, the Carl Suchy & Söhne Waltz No. 1 watch manages to marry beautiful design, fine watchmaking signatures, and exclusivity with a surprising degree of affordability – so much so, that we had to confirm pricing twice just to be sure.

http://www.ablogtowatch.com/carl-suchy- ... o-1-watch/

http://www.carlsuchy.com/#product
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Re: Carl Suchy & Söhne Waltz No 1 Watch

Postby MKTheVintageBloke » March 14th 2017, 4:38pm

Nice, but the concept with the rotating disk as a seconds subdial doesn't sing to me.
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Re: Carl Suchy & Söhne Waltz No 1 Watch

Postby themadhungarian » March 14th 2017, 5:02pm

I'm in love with this one for a lot of reasons, not the least of of which the provenance of the brand. The dial to crystal interface is astonishing, in my opinion, and the rotating seconds disc is interesting.
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Re: Carl Suchy & Söhne Waltz No 1 Watch

Postby foghorn » March 14th 2017, 5:13pm

"Its most immediately apparent signature is the striking guilloché pattern on the dial, which is divided in half by vertical and horizontal striping, like two dancers rotating in a contra-body movement (or "CBM" in ballroom-speak), typical of ballroom classics like the Foxtrot, the Tango, and of course, the Waltz. "




Get the fuck out of here!!!




And the seconds disc is dumb,useless, and even further fucks up the dial.
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Re: Carl Suchy & Söhne Waltz No 1 Watch

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Re: Carl Suchy & Söhne Waltz No 1 Watch

Postby conjurer » June 13th 2017, 6:52pm

Bohunks are great watchmakers. True fact.
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Re: Carl Suchy & Söhne Waltz No 1 Watch

Postby TemerityB » June 13th 2017, 8:10pm

I will proudly sport that watch the day you find me on a park bench drinking port wine out of a small bottle in a paper bag.

I know that makes no sense to read; I just know it's true.
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Re: Carl Suchy & Söhne Waltz No 1 Watch

Postby jaw » June 13th 2017, 8:37pm

That watch sucky long time mister you.
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Re: Carl Suchy & Söhne Waltz No 1 Watch

Postby biglove » June 13th 2017, 9:46pm

jaw wrote:That watch sucky long time mister you.



That's awesome.
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Re: Carl Suchy & Söhne Waltz No 1 Watch

Postby conjurer » June 13th 2017, 10:18pm

TemerityB wrote:I will proudly sport that watch the day you find me on a park bench drinking port wine out of a small bottle in a paper bag.

I know that makes no sense to read; I just know it's true.


That makes perfect sense to me. But then, I'm brane-Damagged GODAM it.
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Re: Carl Suchy & Söhne Waltz No 1 Watch

Postby Falstaff » June 14th 2017, 10:33am

Hurrah for Franz Josef! Hurrah for the Archdukes!
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