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      03-23-2018, 10:47 AM   #1
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Anyone buying the new Basel pieces?

I am most certainly getting the Pepsi GMT. What are you thinking of getting?
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      03-23-2018, 04:30 PM   #2
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Nada... I just in line for a sub
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      03-23-2018, 08:48 PM   #3
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Nada... I just in line for a sub
Even that is hard to get nowadays. It's sad.
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Gmt pepsi here too
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      03-24-2018, 03:58 AM   #5
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Not feeling the old new bracelets. For now Iam happy with my custom SD and my Bluesy.
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Only watch I like the most is Laurent Ferrier's minute repeater but price tag must be beyond my budget
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Even that is hard to get nowadays. It's sad.
Yup. I dont understand it. Wife said I could pick between the Daytona ss vs sub. Both have waits. I prefer the sub just cause I love divers.... but wait I must its ok. She wont let me buy a preowned one and I cannot use a gray dealer....only contiditoons.


I cant get myself to pay for a Tudor cause its not materially less than the no date sub.
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I'll stick with my GMT II coke. The prices are going crazy

Its insane. Ive never thought of a watch as an investment. But some of the moves blow my mind. % wise.
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      03-24-2018, 11:31 AM   #9
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I never thought of buying watches (Rolex to be exact) as investment. Only as something that will hold value. Now seeing prices going up and getting a bit crazy. I am glad I have a few pieces that have gone up in price though.
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Gmt pepsi here too
My dealer here in YYC told me that each sale rep can put only 1 name on the wait list. I feel the pepsi will be as crazy as he Daytona ceramic.
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Only watch I like the most is Laurent Ferrier's minute repeater but price tag must be beyond my budget
I am loving the new Patek Nautilus 5740 and the Travel Time 5524R. The travel time looks even more elegant than the white gold. Sadly it will take years to get one.
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      03-27-2018, 06:34 AM   #12
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Honestly don't care for the Pepsi (or the jubilee bracelet for that matter...). If I were to pick up any of the Rolex basel releases, it would be the two-tone "root beer" GMT, but I already have a Steel LN GMT II and don't plan on selling it... there are many watches I'd have before adding another GMT to my lineup.

That being said, I really want to see the new Omega Seamaster 300s in person; I like both the grey face/blue rubber and sedna gold/black rubber versions

Honestly, still trying to save up for either a Steel Skydweller or the classic AP Royal Oak (blue face). And looking to add a less expensive dress watch to the collection (thinking Frederique Constant classics heartbeat(?))
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Honestly don't care for the Pepsi (or the jubilee bracelet for that matter...). If I were to pick up any of the Rolex basel releases, it would be the two-tone "root beer" GMT, but I already have a Steel LN GMT II and don't plan on selling it... there are many watches I'd have before adding another GMT to my lineup.

That being said, I really want to see the new Omega Seamaster 300s in person; I like both the grey face/blue rubber and sedna gold/black rubber versions

Honestly, still trying to save up for either a Steel Skydweller or the classic AP Royal Oak (blue face). And looking to add a less expensive dress watch to the collection (thinking Frederique Constant classics heartbeat(?))
I agree the root beer looks really good. I have never been much of a 2 tone person but the root beer looks great. Skydweller and AP also on my future list.
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im thinking ill be jumping on the tudor gmt and one of those new omega wave dials. Just not sure if I want to buy new or wait for them to hit the used market.
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Not into Rolex territory, but I bought a new Hamilton Khaki Field Mechanical that they had there. I liked the older version with the date, but the new one with no date just looks so much better in my opinion.
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I am most certainly getting the Pepsi GMT. What are you thinking of getting?
good luck finding one any time sooon.
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Really thinking hard about acquiring one of these:

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Batman GMT is next on my list.. I just picked up a manual wind PAM and love it... wife said I need to chill on new watch for a bit.
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A kinda new Oris 36mm dive watch with the bronze bezel blue dial recommended in hodinkee/Bloomberg and under $2000 is looking very tempting, Im skinny so the 36mm will be good - but seems lot of people are buying smaller watches and sharing them with spouses.

https://www.hodinkee.com/articles/fi...atches-of-2018
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im thinking ill be jumping on the tudor gmt and one of those new omega wave dials. Just not sure if I want to buy new or wait for them to hit the used market.
I am considering the Black Bay (red with new movement) myself. There is one coming in on trade near me and I have an indication it will be low 3s as a very slightly used timepiece.
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