Beautiful Chopard. As nice as the W&W salmon dial, no-date piece is, I don't see an improvement over your model.

Apr 24, 2023,21:48 PM

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Original 1.96

 By: MrkK : April 24th, 2023-21:46
Since the beginning of the pandemic, I stopped wearing dress watches. In the last few years, Even more, I replaced most of the dress watches in my collection with sports or dive watches. Original LUC 1.96 is one of few remaining ones I still have. After I...  

Original 1.96 had salmon dial version

 By: MrkK : April 25th, 2023-13:45
It was white gold with salmon dial and looked similar to new steel one (except obviously the date)

Yes, indeed. I remember that one well. A nice piece, not necessarily improved upon unless you prefer no date.

 By: vitalsigns : April 25th, 2023-15:24
(Which I do.) But the newer version's size is a bit small IMO.

It looked like this...

 By: CR : May 3rd, 2023-03:26
Would you mind posting a pic or two of the deployant buckle? Thank you! ...  

Nice hunter caseback

 By: TeutonicCarFan : April 24th, 2023-22:13
Didn't know this was here

Very nice example you have there…

 By: takman : April 24th, 2023-23:27
I haven’t seen the hinged case back before, but I’ve seen the solid one that snaps on. I hope to find one of these someday for myself, but the one released this year is very tempting as well!


 By: loujo : April 25th, 2023-01:05

What a beautiful chopard!!!

 By: Spencer Karrington : April 25th, 2023-02:27
I especially like the guilloche dial and the hunter caseback!! very cool

Beautiful! Perfect!

 By: patrick_y : April 25th, 2023-12:49
Just beautiful! A perfect timepiece.

That is a beautiful timepiece

 By: MichaelC : April 26th, 2023-12:42
Nothing more needed there.

Hunter is amazing

 By: Duffymcpatzer : April 26th, 2023-23:17
Back, now a somewhat long time ago, when I was getting into watches and specifically movements - the LUC 1.96 caught my eye and I'm still impressed with it today. The fact the case has a hunter back is just icing on the micro-rotor cake.