Thanks and keep up the great articles. Jul Real Name: The movement in the Lange blows me away and I very much appreciate that it was the first newly conceived chronograph in a very long time, so perhaps for not a huge amount more, the Lange is within range. The Snob strikes again! I consider Jaeger to have, dollar for dollar, the best movements on the market. Find More Posts by jawalsh. Paul Newman, John Mayer, Ed Sheeran One of the most exclusive and coveted Rolex models, made for race car drivers who can keep track of their speed with its tachymeter scale used to calculate miles per hour. It is clean, uncluttered, and quite magnificently shows off the harmony between the case and the integrated steel bracelet — again, probably one of the best examples of this sort of approach ever done, and all the more exciting because Audemars Piguet was the first to try it.

I’ve found your editorial to be one of the best sources of information I can find, and I thought I’d come to you for help in deciding which watch I should purchase: AskMen may receive a portion of revenue if you click a link in this article and buy a product or service. There is big news, and there is Rolex big news, and in some ways, ne’er the twain shall meet. Find More Posts by honeybear. Jan Real Name: Des Moines, Iowa Watch: Among other things, Rolex invented the first truly watertight wristwatch and the dual time zone watch, both key features on Rolex models today.

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Watcn would have done better to make a perpetual calander watch. I’m torn between the sportier look and history of the Explorer my father was a climberand the great finish work of the NOMOS. Lets face it if he really went to Oxford like he claims and had the massive collection he had.


At age 20 you may set yourself a goal to be wearing one by age Dec Real Name: Mumbai and Perth Watch: The Oysterflex bracelet is, in a nutshell, quite a piece of work. He basically moans about everything apart from Patek or some other really expensive brand. It’s a beautifully over-engineered bracelet called the Oysterflex.

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As for reading the watch snob Neither of us are extremely wealthy, so this is the watch of my dreams, not pipe dreams. I’m a young professional athlete with an incredible passion for horology.

AskMen may receive a portion of revenue if you click yachtmasger link in this article and buy a product or service. Find More Posts by horseco. There is a waiting list to buy a brand new one and boutiques can rarely keep them in stock for very long.

I feel confident that I could walk into a room full of Patek die-hards with my head held high wearing this watch. Find Yachmtaster Posts by topgear. Feb Real Name: Find More Posts by dpkong.

An even more hardcore diving watch, the Sea-Dweller is rated to a depth of 4, ft. At some point in his life every man with an interest in watches will want to buy a Rolex.

All of the Oyster-cased watches are about as comely as a middle-aged Catholic school matron, so expectations are low to begin with. Both vintage, of course, but yachtaster, so is the Snob. It has a built-in compass function that makes it unique in the watch world.

Thanks and keep up the great articles.

San Diego, CA Watch: Originally Posted by jay You read the watch snob? In this case we do know a little bit about the Oysterflex, however — it is rrolex designed to have the hypoallergenic and comfort properties of a rubber strap and the durability and shape-retention properties of a bracelet.


Never mind that the Sky-Dweller is one of the ugliest watches in existence.

As well, he’s just got the exact reaction he’s looking for out of most people. Find More Posts by dalip. A fun read, but don’t take it serious.

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Am I missing an obvious choice? The first Submariner debuted in and was worn by Sean Connery as in the first four James Bond films, forever cementing its reputation and desirability. Cheers, Steel Trap Well, Mr.

And there are Rolex models to suit every lifestyle and sensibility, from sport watches to dress watches, all of them beautifully made and the very best of their kind. Well i love the SkyDweller,i like the look too,only problem is i cant afford one. For more info, check out Rolex.

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Find More Posts by Kevin B. The earliest Daytona models appeared innamed after the famed Florida racetrack where many speed records were set and where Rolex was, and still is, the official timekeeper. Originally Posted by Timber Loftis It speaks softly but with the same aristocratic overtones. Find More Posts rolsx jay Apollo 13 astronaut Jack Swigert Jr.