Tudor Black Bay GMT.

 By: amanico : May 14th, 2019-14:20
After having seen it in a Rolex Boutique, I could finally play with it. And to make a long story short, I am convinced! 

The watch is big, it is thick, indeed, but it has a cool factor and a lot of charm. 

And a detail I didn't notice till now is the silver lettering, which has a nice and very appealing depth. 

Picture taken during a dinner with a Purist Friend, our dear Henry! 

Thanks, Henry for having let me play with your Black Bay GMT! 



It’s a great watch...

 By: Cpt Scarlet : May 14th, 2019-14:29
and I love them all smile 

Aaah, that one... I had the pleasure to see it, recently. Very cool one. [nt]

 By: amanico : May 14th, 2019-14:33
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And not forgetting...

 By: Cpt Scarlet : May 14th, 2019-14:36

Not bad, not bad, but not my favorite. [nt]

 By: amanico : May 14th, 2019-14:39
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I’m running out of options..

 By: Cpt Scarlet : May 14th, 2019-14:51

Next year, I will take a decision. I am just waiting to see if they come with a 39 mm version. But if they don't, this one will be mine. [nt]

 By: amanico : May 14th, 2019-22:42
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That’s a photo of my 39mm ! [nt]

 By: Cpt Scarlet : May 14th, 2019-23:37
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A fantastic Tudor. Better than any Super Case Rokex.

 By: COUNT DE MONET : May 14th, 2019-23:32
No offence to proud Super Case owners, just my opinion.

I knew that I could “Count” on your opinion

 By: Cpt Scarlet : May 14th, 2019-23:35
Wise words !

😀 [nt]

 By: COUNT DE MONET : May 15th, 2019-05:25
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Would love to see it 39mm but evidently they though 41mm was better! [nt]

 By: Francoamerican : May 14th, 2019-15:08
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Same here. But not a deal breaker. [nt]

 By: amanico : May 14th, 2019-22:42
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Black Bay Fifty-Eight ? [nt]

 By: Cpt Scarlet : May 14th, 2019-23:38
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With a smaller diameter the watch would become too thick [nt]

 By: foversta : May 15th, 2019-13:24
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I had one a while ago just to see if its something for me .

 By: Watchonthewrist : May 14th, 2019-23:15
Like you said its big but not to big imo . Still it didnt give a smile on my face . But i def see why people like this watch

Thanks for your feedback, Watchonthewrist. [nt]

 By: amanico : May 14th, 2019-23:22
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Beautiful piece! best Flx [nt]

 By: jhempsuper : May 14th, 2019-23:29
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What’s your favourite version ? [nt]

 By: Cpt Scarlet : May 14th, 2019-23:39
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Thanks for looking. [nt]

 By: amanico : May 14th, 2019-23:59
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I passed on it

 By: COUNT DE MONET : May 14th, 2019-23:35
Maybe in 39 mm it will be more convincing.
I found it too thick, too big, not well proportioned to work as a big watch.
Just my personal feelings.

I understand. I had the same feeling at the beginning with the Black Bay when it was unveiled ( the red insert version ). [nt]

 By: amanico : May 15th, 2019-00:00
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too big?

 By: Peter : May 15th, 2019-13:23
i had the bracelet version and thought it is too big without giving it a real chance. sold it....::smile)) then i had second thoughts and bought the nato version. bad idea, it looks even thicker on the nato....
then i put it on a watch gecko vintage highly strap and started to love it. too thick? no, who cares::smile)) the GMT just looks great and works like a charm. this is a real value for money watch. 

It is the reason why a smaller size wouldn’t be a good idea

 By: foversta : May 15th, 2019-13:26
The diameter /thickness ratio would become too low. It is better imho with a 41mm size.

Except if the thickness is reduced, too. [nt]

 By: amanico : May 15th, 2019-13:55
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I am not disturbed by the thickness. I would prefer thinner and slightly thinner, but I like it as it is. [nt]

 By: amanico : May 15th, 2019-13:56
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