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Any Rolex Pros Know About the Old Air-King?

Hi guys, does anyone know if the Rolex Air-King 114200 has a silicone hairspring in the movement? I think its the Rolex 3130 movement. Thanks Source: WatchRevewiBlog.com
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By: Rincon88
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kjell_watchmaker
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Exp1 or AK

But it’s not as if the 3131 has “no” anti shock of course. To be clear, I really like both watches and currently own neither (but that may change very soon). I definitely wouldn’t criticize the decision for one over the other personally. I just think the
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By: pmh6000
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amanico
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New 'parachute' for my Tudor BBB

They did not see any meaningful appreciations over that period so the originals are still within reason (no Rolex inflation). I just love the history around the brand with the early Helium release valve in 1968 supposedly with Rolex Geneva and all the div
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By: Bobbe
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Bill
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Christmas is coming.....

Hi Dan, Rarely see Military Explorer in this forum as they are earlier than the famous Mil Sub. I even don't know that this model exists until I found one cos it is rare so I decide to post a picture here to share. Military explorers have some dial varian
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By: HansL
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amanico
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Caliber 3135 vs. 3235

Interesting findings: quillandpad.com
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By: India Whiskey Charlie
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Evolution-

I don’t normally post much on the Rolex forum but my new piece has given me a new found respect for vintage Rolex No not the usual Daytona’s ( so expensive ) or the submariner - much as I love mine ( so hot and getting hotter ) But a new category - the da
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By: watch-guy.com
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ZSHSZ
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First Vintage/older Rolex

all what you find in your GMT is 99.9% state of the art technology (swiss lever mechanical watchmaking wise), silicone,ceramics etc are nice trials and may or may not help to make mechanical watches more accurate and reliable but their main role to get at
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By: ripper444
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Weenie Beenie
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Friends, can you let me know the difference of the caliber 3000 and the present 3130?

that cal. 3000 uses a balance cock while the cal. 3130 uses a balance bridge. No-date Submariner Ref. 14060 was powered by the cal. 3000. When the reference was updated to ref. 14060M the movement was changed to the cal. 3130. From your picture, I see a b
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By: geross
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geross
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Friends, can you let me know the difference of the caliber 3000 and the present 3130?

Here's the engine of my Sub 14060. Any peculiarities? Asking and curious. Thanks in advance. Geross 😉
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By: geross
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geross
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The LGF Roll Call

at least on my phone...are these pictures from seller? What I know 14060 and the 14060M are basically identical watches. The 14060M has a movement that has been modified with a full balance bridge and larger balance wheel so movement 3000 vs 3130 and henc
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By: Ares501 - Mr Green
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Mr Green
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