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watch lovers....what's your favorite watch?

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mr_raider wrote:
Jan 8th, 2018 10:46 am
Mind sharing the dealer's name? I wouldn't mind an out of province purchase?
pm sent
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rsasp wrote:
Jan 8th, 2018 8:27 am
please elaborate more on your opinion because i don't believe it.
What's not to believe?
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EP32k2 wrote:
Jan 8th, 2018 1:39 pm
What's not to believe?
umm, words coming out of your keyboard? unless you elaborate it in details. Because Rolex is a fine watch, I wouldn't call it the greatest watch, but a fine watch.
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rsasp wrote:
Jan 8th, 2018 7:12 pm
umm, words coming out of your keyboard? unless you elaborate it in details. Because Rolex is a fine watch, I wouldn't call it the greatest watch, but a fine watch.
You might want to read my posts then...
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EP32k2 wrote:
Jan 8th, 2018 7:14 pm
You might want to read my posts then...
link please, much appreciated.
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rsasp wrote:
Jan 8th, 2018 9:34 pm
link please, much appreciated.
That's too much work lol

Come on, it's quite clear I was being snarky. I own a few Rolexes.
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I was going to pull the trigger on a SARB033 then I just discovered the SARX035. Is it worth the price upgrade? Or is it just a personal preference for anti-reflective glass and a larger dial?

The RFD in me is having a hard time justifying the extra $$$ for the SARX.
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poorwingman wrote:
Jan 9th, 2018 12:14 am
I was going to pull the trigger on a SARB033 then I just discovered the SARX035. Is it worth the price upgrade? Or is it just a personal preference for anti-reflective glass and a larger dial?

The RFD in me is having a hard time justifying the extra $$$ for the SARX.
Watches are a personal choice and quite frankly what makes them so expensive. Like how is a Rolex stainless steel sport watch worth $10k

Buy what tickles your fancy and not what others think.
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mebiuspower wrote:
Jan 9th, 2018 7:28 am
^Which AD did you get that from?
Gem Bijou in Simcoe Place next to CBC building. Great folks to talk to about watches.
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poorwingman wrote:
Jan 9th, 2018 12:14 am
I was going to pull the trigger on a SARB033 then I just discovered the SARX035. Is it worth the price upgrade? Or is it just a personal preference for anti-reflective glass and a larger dial?

The RFD in me is having a hard time justifying the extra $$$ for the SARX.
The SArx is a bit bigger at 40mm vs 38mm. The bracelet is more intricate and has brushed facets. The movement is the same. But I admit the double price is hard to justify. The SARBs represent tremendous value, and my guess is that's why Seiko is slowly discontinuing the current line and introducing new models with the cheaper 4r movement.
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how didnt i see this earlier?

I am really feeling bronze watches.
divers, pilots.
already got a few.
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poorwingman wrote:
Jan 9th, 2018 12:14 am
I was going to pull the trigger on a SARB033 then I just discovered the SARX035. Is it worth the price upgrade? Or is it just a personal preference for anti-reflective glass and a larger dial?

The RFD in me is having a hard time justifying the extra $$$ for the SARX.
I love the new Seiko watches and for me I would go for the SARX035. I'm not a fan of dainty watches and prefer the 42-44mm case size. I also don't like how the SARB has a '21 jewels' written on the face.

But you're right the price difference is something to consider.

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