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Patek Philippe: 5205g vs 5146g white metal color - mine very different. Anyone else?

Even my 5170 and 5960 platinum metal colors look different, but less so. This standard for anyone else especially on the white gold models? I guess the fact that the 5205g changed over to being “full white metal” (forget what they call it) where it’s white gold (equivalent) all the way through vs ma
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By: mattg6
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A. Lange & Söhne: Anyone change watch bands regularly? How do you not scratch?

The spring bar tools are metal and there’s not excess room there. I assume the watchmakers use a wooden one or something? Anyone have any recommendations? Really should have quick release like Patek does
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By: mattg6
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A. Lange & Söhne: Lange in for service - anyone had polishing?

Debating whether to have it polished by them. They said it’s a laser treatment that doesn’t remove material? Never heard of that Regardless - Has anyone had theirs polished during service? I’m pretty particular about the little details. So on the one hand I’d like it to look new again, but on the ot
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By: mattg6
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Breguet: There’s also 5237 I’ve found

Seem like a series of manual chronographs in slightly different references. There a good source to learn about or see these?
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By: mattg6
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Breguet: Anyone have a 3237?

It’s 37mm, is that right? Would love to see photos
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By: mattg6
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A. Lange & Söhne: Saxonia Annual Calendar strap?

Anyone know the measurements for this strap? (Maybe 20mm x _mm)? Might get an aftermarket strap. Frankly even considering one of my Patek straps for it. My ALS strap doesn’t have any “give” or stretch. By contrast, my Patek straps expand with heat and wear which makes them more comfortable
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By: mattg6
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Breguet: Best leather strap for a Marine 5817?

Mine is stainless steel. Would love to see any photos - thanks!
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By: mattg6
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Patek Philippe: Considering 5960p strap options - input?

Anyone have suggestions? Thinking brown. Could go with just the Patek matte brown but wanted to see if anyone had gone after market and had any good photos
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By: mattg6
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A. Lange & Söhne: Saxonia calendar - winds backwards?

The time moves forward when I wind the crown towards me (counter clockwise). Is this the same for anyone else’s?
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By: mattg6
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