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      05-03-2013, 08:13 AM   #1849
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      05-03-2013, 08:46 AM   #1850
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      05-03-2013, 10:49 AM   #1851
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I have three Seiko's. One Gold with Black Dial Chronograph, One Two tone with White Dial-Chronograph and one Gold with Beveled white Dial. So Seiko all the way.
That's cool. I just picked up the super-rare DISCUS BURGER for Father's day for my dad!!
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      05-03-2013, 11:04 AM   #1853
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I have three Seiko's. One Gold with Black Dial Chronograph, One Two tone with White Dial-Chronograph and one Gold with Beveled white Dial. So Seiko all the way.
That's cool. I just picked up the super-rare DISCUS BURGER for Father's day for my dad!!


If you don't know about it, it's really cool. It's actually an automatic watch, but as you can see it reads like a digital. And they are really tough to find.

Myself? I like JLCs....












I also just picked up this B&R which I love the look of:


I also have an IWC GST, AP ROO, PAM 005k, Graham, Brietling Aerospace (my travel watch), a plethora of Victorinox's, and a bunch of others!

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      05-03-2013, 12:38 PM   #1854
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Nice Jaegers!

I was eyeing the Master Compressor Navy Seals Chronograph, and the Grande Reverso Duo. Both are super cool IMO.

I have a Seiko Orange monster that is now my daily wearer. I wore my old Submariner every day, but replaced it with a Panerai PAM 0072, and i"m more worried about scratching it, so I use it for dressing up or special occasions.

I think I'm probably going to get another Submariner though. I really loved that watch.
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      05-03-2013, 05:13 PM   #1855
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woot, I have Jaeger competition!!!!

I think you're winning with the gold though

beautiful pieces you have.

Jaeger is my favourite/go to brand. They just never seem to make a wrong watch to me.
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Nice Jaegers!

I was eyeing the Master Compressor Navy Seals Chronograph, and the Grande Reverso Duo. Both are super cool IMO.

I have a Seiko Orange monster that is now my daily wearer. I wore my old Submariner every day, but replaced it with a Panerai PAM 0072, and i"m more worried about scratching it, so I use it for dressing up or special occasions.

I think I'm probably going to get another Submariner though. I really loved that watch.
Been enjoying PAM ownership so far?

I always feel self conscious when I wear my PAM. it's so big.
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      05-21-2013, 09:00 PM   #1857
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I have.

I do really like my PAM 0072, not many Panerais have metal bracelets, and the bracelet is really nice. Gives me the option of running a leather strap.

It has a crystal case back, which displays the handsome Zenith El Primero movement nicely.

The PAM 0072 is 40mm, not 44 or 45 or bigger like a lot of Panerais. 40-42mm is the perfect size IMO, not too small, but not gigunta either. It's still pretty thick, and wears better than my Sub did on my wrist. Over 3 months later and I still have the scar/indent on my wrist where the Submariner crown dug in.

My next Rolex will probably be an "M" Sea Dweller. I'm also seriously considering a 42mm Omega Seamaster Professional.

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I'm am fortunate to have to 2 wonderful Submariners. One 1972/3 1680 "Red" and a 16613 stainless and gold with blue dial.
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Really? Watches....?

Honestly, I have been a financial advisor for 25 years and performance car junkie... ...as your financial planner I recommend you save your money and stop wasting it on 1 to 3k watches....

If your going to waste your money....at least waste it on mods... thats what I used to do....


Scratched up Ironman Triathlon Timex....
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Really? Watches....?

Honestly, I have been a financial advisor for 25 years and performance car junkie... ...as your financial planner I recommend you save your money and stop wasting it on 1 to 3k watches....

If your going to waste your money....at least waste it on mods... thats what I used to do....


Scratched up Ironman Triathlon Timex....
Has all your clients took your advise and wasted on car mod vs buying nice watches?
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Really? Watches....?

Honestly, I have been a financial advisor for 25 years and performance car junkie... ...as your financial planner I recommend you save your money and stop wasting it on 1 to 3k watches....

If your going to waste your money....at least waste it on mods... thats what I used to do....


Scratched up Ironman Triathlon Timex....
Clearly not a very good financial advisor. You must be starving. Neither is very good but certainly a good watch will hold its value unlike ANY mod will.
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Mods=100% money lost.
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Really? Watches....?

Honestly, I have been a financial advisor for 25 years and performance car junkie... ...as your financial planner I recommend you save your money and stop wasting it on 1 to 3k watches....

If your going to waste your money....at least waste it on mods... thats what I used to do....


Scratched up Ironman Triathlon Timex....
I realize that everyone stacks up their priorities differently, but I'd be a bit under-whelmed by a financial advisor in a scratched up Timex.
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Really? Watches....?

Honestly, I have been a financial advisor for 25 years and performance car junkie... ...as your financial planner I recommend you save your money and stop wasting it on 1 to 3k watches....

If your going to waste your money....at least waste it on mods... thats what I used to do....


Scratched up Ironman Triathlon Timex....
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Really? Watches....?

Honestly, I have been a financial advisor for 25 years and performance car junkie... ...as your financial planner I recommend you save your money and stop wasting it on 1 to 3k watches....

If your going to waste your money....at least waste it on mods... thats what I used to do....


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financial planner?

which one depreciates faster?
a 5k rolex or a 5k body kit?
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In the year I owned my Submariner, it went up a few hundred in value compared to what I paid for it.
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I see you have made your way into this thread. I need to step up my game.
Actually made another purchase over the weekend in Vegas. Stepped it up again hnoes
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which one depreciates faster?
a 5k rolex or a 5k body kit?
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In the year I owned my Submariner, it went up a few hundred in value compared to what I paid for it.
I bought my Sub C used from dealer last Jan and its already appreciated more than 10%. Not a bad ROI on something I enjoy everyday. I wish I can say the same for my M3 (which I also enjoy daily but going down in value).
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