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1858 Monopusher Chronograph Origins LE

Just received mine recently. I\'m loving it.
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By: s031746
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amanico
230

Back on rotation since the start of Sept. I still prefer this one over newer iterations. Thin at under 12mm. Subtle wave dial. Robust ETA based cal 1120 still within COSC after 18 years of zero service. I can go on and on :-)

They are democratic, available for all at fair price. That’s what I like about them. Give u few examples. Project alaska was so common 10 years ago, brand new, but no one wanted it. They went for the other beauties. Aquaterra >15,000 gauss, also known as
21d
By: Echi
26
holdemchamp1225
694

Best of The Hour Lounge: Vacheron & Constantin Wrist Chronographs

Antiquorum image Hope everyone had an enjoyable or, at least, eventful summer. To kick off the fall, we bring you a much-anticipated edition of The Best of The Hour Lounge dedicated to wrist chronographs, in two parts. Photo credit to Vacheron Constantin
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By: Tick Talk
18
boskomtl
751

Hands on review of the Vacheron Constantin Overseas Tourbillon in steel

No one can deny it: Vacheron Constantin's Overseas collection is enjoying growing success and the waiting lists for the various models are getting longer and longer. There are several reasons for this phenomenon. First of all, there is a very specific mar
26d
By: foversta
13
Jurry
606

Jaeger-Lecoultre fine chronographs. An assessment and a duty.

Here we are talking about modern manual winding chronographs, which are outstanding from an horological point of view. Jaeger-Lecoultre came back with the Reverso Retrograde Chronograph, in rose gold, in 1996. To be precise, the minute are retrograde, her
24d
By: amanico
38
amanico
687

Myth or Legend: Curating the Past at Vacheron Constantin

Vacheron Constantin “It is not important what we have, only what we have done.” Reinhold Messner Hoping everyone is enjoying a great summer! I’ve returned briefly to get something off my mind in hopes that releasing the thought from its cranial cage will
2M
By: Tick Talk
17
mrds
938

Post edited by GLau (Patek forum Moderator) to facilitate more friendly discussions: Improvement needed for Patek's quality control. How can we help Patek ?

Is likely genuine, sold by VIPStation in Hong Kong which is pretty famous for flipping items at high price but never had complains of counterfeit products. I even knew it went for approx So instead of reflecting on the poor quality of the watch (honestly
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By: bankeal
35
Clueless_Collector
6360

Hands on review of the MAD Edition 1 (MAD Gallery & Max Büsser)

The big event of the last few weeks is undoubtedly the discovery of the MAD Edition 1, a watch sold by the MAD Gallery exclusively to MB&F clients who have registered as members of the "Tribe" and Friends (people who have collaborated on projects for the
2M
By: foversta
9
lightspirex
1500

Chopard movement question - 1.96 vs 96.01-L

Chopard used the wonderful calibre 1.96 for references 16/1860/1 and 16/1860/2 starting from 1996. The newer limited edition models, starting with the red gold L.U.C XPS 1860 from 2016, use calibre 96.01-L. From what I gather, it is generally understood t
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By: countzero
8
Robert9
1213

Montblanc Villeret Chronograph grand feu enamel

Montblanc Villeret Chronograph grand feu enamel. My toy on a hot Sunday afternoon! Sharing some pics of the dial and caseback pictures. Watches from the Villeret Collection 1858 from Montblanc are all pure opulence! From the Minerva calibres to the dials
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By: jrwong23 (aka watchthebin)
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jrwong23 (aka watchthebin)
823