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Any love for the 16570😊??!! IMHO, a classic and kudos to Rolex, still running strong with excellent lume after 20 years

But the 16570 remains my favorite Rolex Sports model of all time.
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By: hmd4m
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amanico
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A " curiosity ": Rolex Explorer II 16550 " Prototype " White, and Black.

Well, that's what the Auction House says ( Antiquorum ). What is the detail which makes them think that it is a prototype? The nipple dials, here. Which you don't find in any other Explorer II, 16550 or 16570. Now, I am very prudent when it comes to Rolex
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By: amanico
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Rui
588

Explorer 2 T<25

Friend of mine made a good swap, his Explorer 2 16570 (1991) with my Omega Seamaster 007. It's hard to say if this is a fair trade nonetheless he wanted a 007 and I wanted an EX2 T dial. I believe in the long run over time, the EX2 will appreciate more th
24d
By: happymsp
11
Ivan5
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Evolving taste

To be honest, I never liked the current Explo II. Big, and well, messy dial with this mix of references. For you...
22d
By: Kniazukay
19
amanico
815

Evolving taste

For the fans of this model, here’s a pic of my 16570. I post this for two reasons. 1. It’s what I’m wearing today 2. Over time I’ve grown to really love the thinness of this watch. For years I never minded height on a watch. (Offshore, big pilot , crosswi
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By: Kniazukay
19
amanico
815

Vintage watches

There are several versions of the Rolex 16570 covering Tritium dial, Swiss only dial, Swiss Made dials. The Rolex Explorer 2 Ref 16570 will be able to join the vintage Rolex series in a couple of years...
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By: maxbliss888
418
maxbliss888
214958

First love..

20+ years later, however, it's the polar 16570 (and the Cartiers) which get all the wrist time. Never intended to get a Rolex, but took this one in as part of a trade with the intent of quickly selling it for cash. But fell in love with the dial and crisp
1M
By: Echi
24
holdemchamp1225
729

First love..

I loved mine, but the Cream Dial killed it.
1M
By: Echi
24
holdemchamp1225
729

My 30 year old 16570 polar with another 30 year old.

Happy 30th to both of my old school collections. Both running fine. Generally fond memories from using them. White dials. White rims as well!
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By: m171616
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m171616
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