I had a 5001-07 years ago and it was actually my first watch i purchased
New! Also, Nico would post his time to time and for the longest time I didn’t know why I liked it so much (since I had a newer one)… I like the rounded sapphire, different power reserve indicator and lastly the absence of the date!
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So many jewels in the Portugieser 2000
The Portugieser 2000, was a limited production made in year 2000 to mark the start of the new millennium, with a completely newly designed movement, cal. 5000. It's the predecessor of the regular production Portugieser 5001, and its most recent version, I...
Such an awesome port!
Love that dial and bracelet. I also agree, many Jewels for a time and power reserve movement. I sent my pilot chrono to service and it went smoothly.
Thanks. Yes the bracelet, while very inexpensive from Amazon, is quite comfortable and adds a bit of retro flair to the watch.
Right. i am not surprised that a chronograph has that many jewels or more, but why for a time only watch.
Really sorry to learn that your watch was stolen. Sonata is a mini-Minute Repeater not to mention all the other functions like big date, GMT, etc.
yeah, i am glad it lasted this long hopefully it doesn't take too long to get it services, but it seems 4 months or longer is the norm these days.