. . . to our new forum. Charlie's been a community member for many years, and a familiar voice on all matters IWC. Not exclusively, though - he spreads his wings far and wide, with examples from several manufacturers in his collection. So while he'll be moderating this particular forum, don't be surprised to see Charlie everywhere.
In my research about Rolex FAP ,I had lots of doubts especially about the all polished casebacks. I Actually spoke toa person in Argentina who Bought sold and serviced them them in lots from the FAP in Peru. . Hé confirmed Rolex Daytona , Submariner ( i s
To summarize your point the theory that was always put forward as I heard it was the glory hole was there to allow the machine to etch the writing (engraving) on the caseback. So it seems if you had no hole you better add it to make it authentic. But you
Narative and context about fake Rolex Rolex has been faked for decades. This is strictly my personal opinion . I have been dealing in vintage watches since 17 years mostley in South America. Untill a more then two decades ago Rolex was not so in demand as
For me I've been looking for another vintage Rolex. I'm sick of being on the waiting list for the white Daytona, so in the meantime I've gone for this. This is special too for me, as I wanted to get one with a 71 stamp on the inside caseback to match my b