Dan Henry 1963 Watch Review

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Dan Henry 1963 Watch Review

Postby koimaster » January 10th 2017, 9:58am



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Re: Dan Henry 1963 Watch Review

Postby jason_recliner » January 10th 2017, 5:02pm

Dan Henry can suck my motherfucking dick. And choke on my baby gravy.
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Re: Dan Henry 1963 Watch Review

Postby artman » January 10th 2017, 5:24pm

Looks alright. I really dig the engraved spaceship on the back. How much? I was watching on mute.
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Re: Dan Henry 1963 Watch Review

Postby jaw » January 10th 2017, 5:37pm

This one is getting some buzz at DWC.

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Re: Dan Henry 1963 Watch Review

Postby svaglic » January 10th 2017, 7:24pm

jaw wrote:This one is getting some buzz at DWC.


I like that, it has a decent movement too, but at 44mm it would be too large for me.
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Re: Dan Henry 1963 Watch Review

Postby TemerityB » January 10th 2017, 8:37pm

Well. Looks like these are more Miyota-packed

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Re: Dan Henry 1963 Watch Review

Postby MKTheVintageBloke » January 11th 2017, 5:55am

I can't see any Carrera inspirations here, like the video suggests- there's something from an Autavia in that design, the 12 o'clock numeral looks very Panerai, the rest is slightly Breitling-ish. Design-wise, not a bad watch. Only if it had an automatic movement, even a modular one...

Checked other Dan Henry watches- I only don't like how their "1947" knocks off the design of the 1940s Omegas powered by the cal. 30 T2 RG.

The 1970 diver would indeed be greatly improved by cutting down the size. Even if not to 38mm, then at least to 40.
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Re: Dan Henry 1963 Watch Review

Postby foghorn » January 25th 2017, 4:53pm

After reading pretty much all positive comments on various forums and looking at DH's watch collection and reading other shit I caved and ordered a 1963 black bezel.
I don't care that it's quartz cuz it looks so damn good and that's all I care about these daze!

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Re: Dan Henry 1963 Watch Review

Postby biglove » January 25th 2017, 6:51pm

Nice prices at ~$250. Looks like nice offerings at a more than reasonable price. Shame they run so large.
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