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No the modern day Rolex movements are first tested at the Swiss COSC to a average of -4+6 seconds to get chronometer certification.Then Rolex further checks on a machine to this new precision -2+2 seconds test if pass at time of testing,but on the wrist wearing could vary..But for any purely mechanical watch …15468 posts · Joined 2003. #12 · Mar 11, 2011 (Edited by Moderator) Prior to WW2, Rolex marketed 2nd quality brands such as Genex, Marconi, Unicorn and Rolco, mostly in full Rolex stamped cases (RWCLTD). These generally used watch movements bought in from other wrist watch movement makers and …728,877. ROLEX BOUTIQUES. Sub-Forums: SohAIS Rolex Boutique , DAVIDSW Rolex Boutique , JUSTROLEXES Rolex Boutique , BODYBUMP Rolex Boutique , OCROLEXGUY Rolex Boutique , AU_911tt Rolex Boutique , TAKUYA Rolex Boutique. Rolex Watch Accessories, Parts & Novelties. Rolex & Tudor accessories, parts and …Jan 28, 2019 · Vintage Rolex Vintage Rolex Discussion. In the watch world everybody says matte dials are vintage but people are forgetting that gloss dials transitioned on Subs 16800/Gmt 16750 in 1984 and that's already 35 years old and to me that's vintage. Watch: 1530,1665,1680. Posts: 2,048. The scratches were probably caused by improper storage before the dial was installed or during service. The gloss dials scratch very easily and over time dust or flakes of tritium will stick to the dial. When the dial is brushed off to remove the dust the dial gets scratched.Antique pocket watches hold a special place in the hearts of collectors and enthusiasts. These timepieces not only serve as a testament to the craftsmanship of the past but also pr...To better answer the question as to how much is a vintage Rolex watch, we've highlighted the starting prices of some popular vintage references in the below table. Rolex Watch. Model. Second-Hand Price. Materials. Daytona. Ref. 6239, 6241, 6262, 6264, 6265, 6263. from $50,000. Stainless Steel or Yellow Gold.A forum community dedicated to watch owners and enthusiasts. Come join the discussion about collections, displays, ... The Swiss Vintage Forum. ... The Rolex Forum. 60.3K. 11.9M. The Invicta Forum. 55.5K. 10.4M. 🗽 …6285 posts · Joined 2006. #3 · Aug 27, 2020. The Solar Aqua was a Canada's Eatons brand name model which sold through their stores. Used on a number of different companies models. I doubt Rolex would have used the name on any of it's dials nor would Eatons have used Rolex on the dial. Except for the 25 year watches.Unbranded (a.k.a. sanitized) dials (1910's-1920's): Some unbranded RWC watches have movements branded Unicorn, Rolco, Admiralty 2, Genex, Rolex, etc. Made by RWC for other brands: Eaton ¼ Century Club (1930's-1950's) For almost 3 decades, Rolex made watches for Eaton's department store in Canada to award employees for …Richard Ong (RichardNYC on the forum) ... Rolex Watches: An Unauthorized History" 22723 ** Cushion Oyster : 15 jewels, Rolex Prima: ... from VRF Vintage Rolex Market for sale by fumanku with pictures of caseback: 158619: III: 1956: Datejust Thunderbird: 6609 #1035 mvmt 25 jewels:1 day ago · Hope you enjoy the brief history of my GMT. Purchased new in Singapore April 1962, and only ever serviced by Rolex. 1973 service included a new dial (Radium problem?), bracelet clasp and bezel insert. Original Pepsi 1960 Red-Back, and blue back insert (1993 service) are still in my possession. Location: Orange County. Watch: Rolex & Patek. Posts: 709. FS Rolex SS Submariner Date 1680 Vintage 1978. Up for sale is this Rolex stainless steel Submariner date ref# 1680 this watch has a 5.4 million serial number making it a circa 1978 production timepiece. Has the original dial and hands that are nicely …Antique pocket watches hold a special place in the hearts of collectors and enthusiasts. These timepieces not only serve as a testament to the craftsmanship of the past but also pr...Oct 30, 2019 · TimeZone Vintage Rolex Forum. moderated by Will Colosimo (rocco1109) In 2005 we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of Wilsdorf and Davis, the company that three years later would become Rolex. So, this seems the best of times to launch a forum celebrating the watches made by those two companies. In this forum we feature on watches ... Hi. I am new to this forum. I am curious if there is very much interest in vintage watches today. I love vintage dress watches because they have a history and …1270 posts · Joined 2021. #2 · Jan 2, 2022. Welcome to the forum! Cool watches. The one on the left (if real) appears to be a rolex california dial. More info here: …Rolex Forums - Rolex Watch Forum > Rolex & Tudor Watch Topics > Rolex General Discussion: ... I suggest your tap on the red triangle in your post and request the Mods move this thread to the Rolex Vintage sub forum. Welcome to TRF 7 December 2022, 01:15 AM #3: Driver8 "TRF" Member . Join Date: Jan 2017. Location: UK. Posts: …Rolex Forums - Rolex Watch Forum > Classifieds > For Sale: ROLEX (brand) watches: For Sale: Rolex Daytona 16520 “Zenith” Service Papers White Dial Neo Vintage Patina ... This timepiece has just been fully serviced by Phillip Ridley, a top vintage watch maker, and includes the paperwork.WatchForum is a close-knit community of watch owners, watchmakers, and collectors. In addition to hosting multiple brand-specific watch forums dedicated to renowned maisons such as Rolex, Seiko, Omega, IWC, and Patek Philippe, WatchForum.com also serves as a valuable institutional resource …To better answer the question as to how much is a vintage Rolex watch, we've highlighted the starting prices of some popular vintage references in the below table. Rolex Watch. Model. Second-Hand Price. Materials. Daytona. Ref. 6239, 6241, 6262, 6264, 6265, 6263. from $50,000. Stainless Steel or Yellow Gold.Apr 24, 2018 · Vintage Rolex Discussion. 36.6K Topics. 294.9K Posts. Last post 16660 (triple-six) Matte Dials by Xeramic. 10:33 PM - 1 day ago. Vintage Rolex Market. Buy, Sell and Trade Vintage Rolex Watches and Accessories. 217.2K Topics. 324.8K Posts. Last post FS: Tudor 79090 1992 by interestedwatcher. 11:56 PM - 1 day ago. Members. 16,562 Members. Vintage Rolex Forum. Vintage Rolex Discussion. 36.6K Topics. 294.9K Posts. Last post 16660 (triple-six) Matte Dials by Xeramic. 10:33 PM - 1 day ago. Vintage …15468 posts · Joined 2003. #12 · Mar 11, 2011 (Edited by Moderator) Prior to WW2, Rolex marketed 2nd quality brands such as Genex, Marconi, Unicorn and Rolco, mostly in full Rolex stamped cases (RWCLTD). These generally used watch movements bought in from other wrist watch movement makers and normally are of poorer quality …What is a carding forum? For an easy-to-understand definition – as well as real-life examples and a break down on how carding forums operate – click here! Designed to facilitate th...Feb 28, 2024 · A forum for the discussion of 'vintage' model Rolex watches and related items. ... Threads in Forum: Vintage Rolex Discussion: Forum Tools : Thread / Thread Starter: Antique pocket watches hold a special place in the hearts of collectors and enthusiasts alike. These exquisite timepieces not only provide a glimpse into the past but also carry si...A place to discuss vintage Rolex timepieces. Moderator: Global Moderator. 111. 1,441. Rolex Sea Dweller Anchor 1,220m 4,000 ft 16660 Added to coll. by rw16610. May 24, 2023 at 2:40pm. The Omega Forum. Open to any discussion related to Omega watches.Aug 25, 2023 · The GMT Forum is not affiliated with Rolex SA or Rolex USA. Welcome to the GMT Forum. This forum was created for the benefit of all Rolex enthusiasts interested in the preservation, history, research, general knowledge, enjoyment and ownership of vintage Rolex watches. I had to put my late father's vintage 1665 great white rail dial sea-dweller on an aftermarket because the original folded link 9315 bracelet that is original to the watch was too short for me and also a bit damaged. To get a Rolex branded one is super expensive so I got an aftermarket Rolex style (no Rolex …Watch Trades only please! 115K 27.4M 36m ago. 115K 27.4M 36m ago. Filters Filters ... Vintage 1971 Omega Speedmaster Professional 144.022-69 ST Straight writing caseback. ... The Fora platform includes forum software by XenForo. VerticalScope Inc., 111 Peter Street, Suite 600, Toronto, Ontario, M5V 2H1, ...No the modern day Rolex movements are first tested at the Swiss COSC to a average of -4+6 seconds to get chronometer certification.Then Rolex further checks on a machine to this new precision -2+2 seconds test if pass at time of testing,but on the wrist wearing could vary..But for any purely mechanical watch …Watch: 1530,1665,1680. Posts: 2,048. The scratches were probably caused by improper storage before the dial was installed or during service. The gloss dials scratch very easily and over time dust or flakes of tritium will stick to the dial. When the dial is brushed off to remove the dust the dial gets scratched.Welcome to the VRF Rolex Dial Project . To submit a dial to the database, please email the best quality scans of your dials to Tom at [email protected]. Or post it on the main …6 days ago · From what I've seen online recently, buying a vintage watch from a trusted seller is the best way to guarantee you'll get a genuine Rolex, aside from buying at an AD. Modern watches on the secondary market are, unless you're willing to tear down the whole watch with a 10x loupe with your reference book and micrometer to hand, very risky. Location: Orange County. Watch: Rolex & Patek. Posts: 709. FS Rolex SS Submariner Date 1680 Vintage 1978. Up for sale is this Rolex stainless steel Submariner date ref# 1680 this watch has a 5.4 million serial number making it a circa 1978 production timepiece. Has the original dial and hands that are nicely matching patina. Comes as watch only. Powered by you. A Rolex watch is a marvel of mechanical engineering. The “heart” of a Rolex, its movement, is powered by you: as you move your wrist throughout your day, the Perpetual rotor inside the watch gently swings, transferring energy to the mainspring of the watch, providing a constant and stable power source that regulates the ...This time around, I surveyed a few dealer and collector friends for recommendations for the best vintage Rolex watches under $10,000. With a lot of those classic four-digit references out of reach for our budget, many continue to look to "neo-vintage" Rolex from the 1980s and '90s for value, mostly defined by the five-digit …Rolex watches are crafted from the finest raw materials and assembled with scrupulous attention to detail. Discover the Rolex collection on rolex.com.Feb 18, 2024 · Miscellaneous Forums Pens & Writing Instruments Pen Classifieds New Members Announcements/feedback & support. *Banners Of The Month*. This space is provided to horological resources. Page 5-A forum for the discussion of 'vintage' model Rolex watches and related items. Rolex - Vintage This forum focuses on older Rolex watches, from the earliest days of the company up to the introduction of the sapphire glass watches. …Rolex Forums - Rolex Watch Forum > Classifieds > For Sale: ROLEX (brand) watches: ... 1978 Rolex Vintage Submariner 1680 Blue Purple Nipple Dial TT Oyster 40mm. 1978 Rolex Vintage Submariner 1680 Blue Purple Nipple Dial TT Oyster 40mm Company: Rolex Model Number: 1680 Case Diameter: 40mmVintage Rolex and Tudor Watch Forums. discussions, reference material, dial archives, announcements, misc discussions. 160 Topics. 427 Posts. Last post Once …Quote: Originally Posted by SolanaWatches. I find it quite amazing that some eBay sellers even thought in the first place of selling Rolex ads pulled out of magazines. I find it odd most of the ones selling on ebay have them listed for around $15-$20, while adpatina has similar ones starting at $80 and up to $800.Rolex watches are crafted from the finest raw materials and assembled with scrupulous attention to detail. Discover the Rolex collection on rolex.com.Feb 26, 2024 · by powerfunk. 18 February 2024 02:44 AM. 162. 8,292. Rolex WatchTech. Discuss, learn and enjoy the amazing technical (horological) aspects of Rolex watches, with input from real Rolex 'TechXpert' watchmakers demonstrating and discussing skills and techniques relating to watch repairs and service. Join a discussion or start a new one. This forum is open to all topics not Rolex or watch related.Join Date: Dec 2007. Location: US. Posts: 1,038. Unless something changed very recently, they're legit. I bought several things from via Geoff Hess several years ago, before he moved from Analog Shift to Phillips. We're still in touch from time to time, and I believe he left Analog Shift on good terms.1 day ago · Bracelet/Strap: Excellent 18mm black leather nato strap. Accessories/Extras: This watch comes with only the watch as shown in the photos. Offered at: $950. Please feel free to contact me if you have any questions: Cell: (707) 477-8844 call or text (also whatsApp number) Email: [email protected]. Overnight shipping and insurance is included ... 1 day ago · A forum for the discussion of 'vintage' model Rolex watches and related items. Rolex Brevet Oyster Crown... by AussieWatchGuy. Today 09:52 PM. 32,522. 497,399. Rolex Reference Library (12 Viewing) Rolex models in fine detail, learn and contribute to the knowledge base of any specific Rolex model. Contact Us. Sydney Store. Shop 28 Ground Level The Strand Arcade 412-414 George Street Sydney NSW 2000; T: +61 2 9221 3373 [email protected] 17, 2023 · Posts: 2,002. If you want to actually try on some watches, try Wanna Buy a Watch on Melrose. They have a very nice selection of vintage everything, Subs, GMTs, Day Dates, Date Just etc., and other brands. Oliver and Clark, by appointment only but a very large assortment of rare vintage Rolex and others. Rolex watches are known for their timeless elegance and impeccable craftsmanship. Among the most popular models in the Rolex collection is the Datejust. This iconic timepiece has b...We also cover up-to-date auction results on vintage Rolex watches and news about the watch-collecting community. Read our blog to learn more about vintage Rolex Submariner, GMT-Master, President, Air-King, …Moving antiques take extra care. Our guide breaks down the best moving companies for antiques to help you move with ease. Expert Advice On Improving Your Home Videos Latest View Al...Patek Philippe Discussion Forum - Rolex Forums - Rolex Watch Forum. Saturday 2 March 2024 @ 7:26:52 am.If you’ve installed or considering installing a resettable lock on your home, leave a comment on our feedback forum to share your experiences. Expert Advice On Improving Your Home ...Oct 30, 2019 · TimeZone Vintage Rolex Forum. moderated by Will Colosimo (rocco1109) In 2005 we celebrate the 100th anniversary of the founding of Wilsdorf and Davis, the company that three years later would become Rolex. So, this seems the best of times to launch a forum celebrating the watches made by those two companies. In this forum we feature on watches ... Rolex GMT Pepsi MII Advise - epilamer - Feb 22, 2024 08:20 AM (489 clicks) Re: Rolex GMT Pepsi MII Advise - Pascal - Mar 1, 2024 07:08 AM (108 clicks) Re: Rolex GMT Pepsi MII Advise - TheStellarisCollection - Feb 23, 2024 12:39 PM (173 clicks) No Offense But the Expressions "A Fool and His Money".. - Mark_NJ - Feb 23, 2024 08:34 AM (186 clicks)Join Date: Dec 2007. Location: US. Posts: 1,038. Unless something changed very recently, they're legit. I bought several things from via Geoff Hess several years ago, before he moved from Analog Shift to Phillips. We're still in touch from time to time, and I believe he left Analog Shift on good terms.As one of the least expensive vintage Rolex watches, the reference 1500 Rolex Date offers tremendous value for the money, and represents classic Rolex at its very best. Aside from its functional design, the Rolex Oyster Perpetual Date ref: 1500 is an appealing timepiece to own due to its easy-to-wear design that has remained timeless throughout ...May 19, 2023 · A forum community dedicated to watch owners and enthusiasts. Come join the discussion about watch collections, displays, watch winders, accessories, classifieds, and more! We welcome all manufacturers including Casio G-Shock, OMEGA, Rolex, Breitling, Rolex and Tudor, Seiko, Grand Seiko and others. Feb 24, 2024 · Posts: 6,736. If it’s OK to wear a vintage Rolex every day, not sure why putting it on a winder matters. Sure, it’s more wear on the movement, but having it on your wrist does that too. Engines in vintage cars, on the other hand, are not designed to run 24/7. Watches, even old ones, are designed to run 24/7. #1 · Aug 24, 2018. I know this is probably a topic that’s been beaten to death but the more I’ve gotten into Rolexes and gone through a few, the more I am beginning to appreciate …Moving antiques take extra care. Our guide breaks down the best moving companies for antiques to help you move with ease. Expert Advice On Improving Your Home Videos Latest View Al...Jan 26, 2024 · A forum community dedicated to watch owners and enthusiasts. Come join the discussion about watch collections, displays, watch winders, accessories, classifieds, and more! We welcome all manufacturers including Casio G-Shock, OMEGA, Rolex, Breitling, Rolex and Tudor, Seiko, Grand Seiko and others. Rolex Forums - Rolex Watch Forum > Classifieds > For Sale: NON-ROLEX watches: FS: Vintage 1978 Benrus Type I Class A Military Diver Watch MIL-W-50717 42mmVarious Vintage Watches. I am fairly new to the site, been looking at the forums for a few weeks, decided to register this evening and this is my first post! I inherited a ton of pocket watches, watches, parts, tool, etc going back 150+ years. My great grandfather was a watchmaker who passed all this to my grandpa then …Rolex Forums - Rolex Watch Forum > Rolex & Tudor Watch Topics > Vintage Rolex Discussion: White 1680 Original and Service Dials User Name: Remember Me? Password: Register: FAQ: ... This is what makes the Vintage Forum and collecting vintage timepieces such fun 5 January 2017, 06:55 AM #8: stevedssd "TRF" Member . … A forum community dedicated to watch owners and enthusiasts. Come join the discussion about watch collections, displays, watch winders, accessories, classifieds, and more! We welcome all manufacturers including Casio G-Shock, OMEGA, Rolex, Breitling, Rolex and Tudor, Seiko, Grand Seiko and others. Rolex Forums - Rolex Watch Forum > Classifieds > For Sale: ROLEX (brand) watches: ... 1978 Rolex Vintage Submariner 1680 Blue Purple Nipple Dial TT Oyster 40mm. 1978 Rolex Vintage Submariner 1680 Blue Purple Nipple Dial TT Oyster 40mm Company: Rolex Model Number: 1680 Case …Aug 25, 2023 · Vintage Rolex and Tudor Watch Forum. Discussions regarding vintage Rolex and Tudor watches, parts and novelties. 70 Topics. 307 Posts. Last post Once upon a time in Texas - E… by springer. Fri Aug 25, 2023 10:01 pm. Reference Library. Reference material, technical and historic data. 50 Topics. 72 Posts. Last post Re: Identifying fake Rolex ow… Location: Birmingham - UK. Posts: 21. Jubilee Bracelet removal. Hi, Newbie to this forum. I have just bought my daughter a datejust for her birthday. It is used and I intended to remove the jubilee bracelet for cleaning - but there doesn't seem to be any "notches" to insert the springbar removal tool. It does not have drilled lugs.The Unicorn sells for $5.9 million. priamo. 1. 588. by londonwatchrepairs. Apr 20, 2020 at 11:40am. new. 1969 Vintage Rolex Red Submariner 1680 Tropical.Location: NYC. Posts: 4. WTS: 2007 Breitling Navitimer Ref A2332212/G533. For sale is this Breitling Navitimer I purchased from Tourneau in 2007. Full set including original box and papers, with warranty card dated 2007. Watch is in good condition, with some scratches on the clasp as you’d expect from everyday wear.Join a discussion or start a new one. This forum is open to all topics not Rolex or watch related.15468 posts · Joined 2003. #12 · Mar 11, 2011 (Edited by Moderator) Prior to WW2, Rolex marketed 2nd quality brands such as Genex, Marconi, Unicorn and Rolco, mostly in full Rolex stamped cases (RWCLTD). These generally used watch movements bought in from other wrist watch movement makers and normally are of poorer quality …The Yacht Master Rolex watch is an iconic timepiece that has been a symbol of luxury and prestige for decades. Since its introduction in the early 1990s, it has become one of the m...Join Date: Dec 2018. Location: Ohio. Watch: Vintage DD'S. Posts: 815. MVWatches, Crown N Case both sell here on trf and have sites. Oliverand clarke they have a site HQ Milton, Oyster Palace MandBwatches Texas. Last edited by carwashchris; 20 January 2022 at 07:40 AM.. Reason: spelling.It would be nice to see a list for Tudor models as well. Many thanks for such a useful reference source. Taking my own watch as an example (4112 Cellini) the box number on the list is 49.00.08 whilst my actual box number is 49.00.71.ROLEX & TUDOR Brand Watches (only) - for sale and to trade. ROLEX ROLEX ROLEX ROLEX ROLEX ... FS Rolex SS Submariner Date 1680 Vintage 1978. knguyen555. Today 09:22 AM by …Welcome to the VRF Rolex Dial Project . To submit a dial to the database, please email the best quality scans of your dials to Tom at [email protected]. Or post it on the main …This forum was created for the benefit of all Rolex enthusiasts interested in the preservation, history, research, general knowledge, enjoyment and ownership of vintage Rolex watches. This forum is not affiliated with or endorsed by Rolex SA, Rolex USA or any other group, person, association, business, …. Posts: 64. It seems commonplace that 80s pieces are loosely3,159. San Diego - New Rolex Boutique. wesdaniel. 19 September 2023 If you’ve installed or considering installing a resettable lock on your home, leave a comment on our feedback forum to share your experiences. Expert Advice On Improving Your Home ... Rolex Forums - Rolex Watch Forum > Classi VINTAGE ROLEX OYSTER PERPETUAL REF 1005 34MM 18K SOLID GOLD AUTOMATIC MENS WATCH. $4,723.00. or Best Offer. Free shipping. 55 watching. 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