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      09-01-2013, 11:48 AM   #1
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not sure if i should get this

this use to be my fav watch like 3-5 years ago but i never picked it up. it looks like they're discontinuing it and this place told me i can have their last one for $2,500. I can't find it anywhere for that price. most are $3-4k down from $4.5k.

1. i might never be able to find it again since it's no longer being manufactured.
2. it seems like a damn good deal.

my question is, would i be stupid to pass this up or am i just being impulsive and i should probably just get an omega instead? haha

Carrera 40th Anniversary Legend Watch.Jeff Gordon & Tiger Woods Advertised Model

http://www.amazon.com/TAG-Heuer-CV20...dp/B000JYDZEK/

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sweet watch indeed...even better price! GL!
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this use to be my fav watch like 3-5 years ago but i never picked it up. it looks like they're discontinuing it and this place told me i can have their last one for $2,500. I can't find it anywhere for that price. most are $3-4k down from $4.5k.

1. i might never be able to find it again since it's no longer being manufactured.
2. it seems like a damn good deal.

my question is, would i be stupid to pass this up or am i just being impulsive and i should probably just get an omega instead? haha

IMO, if you're going to get a Carrera get a Heuer vintage, otherwise get a speedy pro.
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      09-12-2013, 09:08 PM   #5
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That is a pretty good deal. I have that very watch which I purchased on sale through the military exchange for about that two years ago, but local jeweler wants about $1k more than that now.
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honestly, if thats the watch you want........then just get it.

i trust you did your research and couldnt find a better deal.......so go for it.
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honestly, if thats the watch you want........then just get it.

i trust you did your research and couldnt find a better deal.......so go for it.
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I have a similar watch, the Tag Carrera Calibre 16 Automatic. I love it, perfect size, keeps good time, dont regret it a bit.

I say go for it.
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For that price, if you have the cash I would say definitely get it. Looks great and the price is sick for such nice wrist candy
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It's obvious that this is still your favorite watch. Don't miss this opportunity and regret it for long time!
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      10-22-2013, 02:03 AM   #11
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Not my taste... But up to you.
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go for it!
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That is the first TAG I purchased and had to get it serviced 3 times due to faulty movement. It does look great but make sure you can still get it serviced through TAG directly.
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Not a tag fan at all. If you like Omega I say go for that, more money buy a way better time piece.
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if you get a carrera go with the titanium day/date chrono... so hawt.

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well, it's been some time but waited and ended up getting the tag heuer carrera calibre 16 day/date chrono.

it's a bit larger and just fits me better imo.

it came with the metal bracelet but i grabbed the leather too so i can switch it up if need be.

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if you get a carrera go with the titanium day/date chrono... so hawt.
i might grab a band with red stitching like that.
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