Two sisters ...

Sep 03, 2019,10:18 AM
 








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Can't disagree -- love the 721

 
 By: JohnFM : September 3rd, 2019-10:32
... but there's something about the 249! Apart from aesthetics, these two watches wear pretty differently -- the 721 being bigger, bolder, and thicker vs. the 249, which is fairly light and trim.

Toss up for me [nt]

 
 By: aperna : September 3rd, 2019-10:45

Thank you for yours kind comments ...

 
 By: leopold : September 3rd, 2019-11:15
The 249 is an iconic Radiomir since many years, the 721 can become an icon in the future .... Wait and see !!!

Beautiful watches sir..

 
 By: Gmtmaster : September 3rd, 2019-11:23
I have the 721 so a bit difficult to be the judge. From pictures and what has been said above the 249 is lighter and skinnier but do you also notice that the bezel diameter is smaller on the 249? From pictures of the originals (3646) I have the impression... 

Case sizes are the same

 
 By: JohnFM : September 3rd, 2019-11:53
But the 249 dial is smaller, plus it has a chapter ring. So more of the top case can be seen on the 249, which provides a nice vintage look, as opposed to the bigger, bolder look of the 721. ...  

Thank you

 
 By: Gmtmaster : September 3rd, 2019-12:00
nice comparison picture, and indeed the 249 looks a bit more like the original ones with more case material outside of the bezel.

the anonymous sisters in deed 😜

 
 By: maverickmahesh : September 3rd, 2019-12:21
249 is an excellent reference to own !

just took a pic of mine...

 
 By: maverickmahesh : September 7th, 2019-04:21
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Hehe :-) (nt)

 
 By: Echi : September 3rd, 2019-23:58
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Lovely ... congrats

 
 By: Ahoi : September 4th, 2019-05:04
My comparison. And the very first Cali from Neuchâtel . ...  

First Cali

 
 By: Ahoi : September 4th, 2019-05:08
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Thanks Ahoi your first picture is so nice !!!

 
 By: leopold : September 4th, 2019-05:37
I just have to do a " scrach" on the plexi of the 249 !!!

Absolutely [nt]

 
 By: Ahoi : September 4th, 2019-10:05