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Our watch servicing department is the largest in the region and Simon Michlmayr is proud to have been a fully accredited Rolex watchmaker for over 28 years. Our watch and clock repairs are carried out in our purpose built, modern, spacious and well equipped workshop and all of our highly skilled team are Swiss trained or time served. He has been approved by Rolex to carry out Rolex repairs and servicing to Rolex watches. Regular assessments by the Rolex Watch Company ensure that we are at the forefront of their high standards. We always use genuine parts and all Rolex servicing is offered with a 24 month warranty. Rolex were established in and, along with the first waterproof wristwatch, have created many innovations over the years.
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The notion of a Seiko as a high end timepiece challenges all established heirarchical conventions and if you were misguided enough to suggest such on any one of a number of watch forums, you are likely to initiate fierce discussion extending to dozens of posts ranging from level-headed to naked and irrational fanboyism from both camps. The reason for such conflicting opinion derives not so much from the perception of Seiko as a mainstream brand with its huge customer base, but from skepticism about the value proposition of the much more aspirational Grand Seiko sub-brand; a sub-brand that, in contrast to its parent, offers a level of exclusivity that Rolex owners can only dream of.
The question that remains then is whether that exclusivity is delivered in a watch whose quality can compete with the more obvious upmarket charms of a Rolex. Why all the focus on Rolex rather than any one of numerous other Swiss brands? Well I suppose because it is the obvious choice, Rolex being by far and away the most well-known of the prestige brands but also because in spite of the usual association of up-market positioning with exclusivity, a Rolex is actually a mass-produced watch with production numbers in the millions.
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Their ergonomics are carefully studied, while their robustness and reliability, their aesthetics and lustre are all inherent to the personality of the timepiece. Like the Oyster case, they are the product of a complex alchemy of form and function. Their design, development and production, as well as the stringent tests they face, involve advanced technology, know-how and craftsmanship. Few are so crucial to the security of a Rolex owner’s prized possession and to their comfort.
The new-generation Oysterlock clasp reconciles the demands made on the Professional watches, with a sublime blend of robust yet sophisticated engineering, simple handling, smooth lines and, above all, security. Its patented Rolex Glidelock clasp lets divers expand the band to about 20 mm in 2 mm increments, while the Fliplock extension links enable the band to be adjusted by an additional 26 mm.
This remarkable extension allows for a secure and comfortable fit over the most protective diving suits. It is fitted on the entire range of Professional watches, but also on some classic models such as the Datejust, Day-Date and Sky-Dweller. It can be equipped with all types of Rolex clasps Oysterclasp, Oysterlock and Crownclasp and can include the Easylink comfort extension link system.
With their subtly redesigned Oyster case, distinctive dial with large luminescent hour markers, graduated rotatable Cerachrom bezel and solid link Oyster bracelet, the latest generation Submariner and Submariner Date are firmly in line with the original model launched in Equally at home underwater and at a gala dinner, the Submariner models set new standards of robustness, reliability, comfort and timeless sporting style.
Read more Unidirectional rotatable bezel Function of the Submariner The Submariner’s rotatable bezel is a key functionality of the watch. Its engraved minute graduations allow a diver to accurately and safely monitor diving time and decompression stops.
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This is a contributed article. Of course, many has been said about this. Bankers DO love watches. I have at least 2 bosses who rotate what they wear each week. Much is required to be said about how a cat will judge another cat before a fight. Same is said about watches. Having been in the industry for a while now, this is what I believe is an accurate list of popular watch for bankers. This iconic watch one of the most recognizable watch around , was first introduced in and is probably one of the most famous Swiss watch ever made.
It will surely draw attention on your first day at work sporting your new Rolex, and you will be giving your managing director a wave of nostalgia as he also used to wear one it is now being kept deep in his dressing drawer. My previous boss has it. His boss has it. My new boss has it. I know someone who bought it, and I know someone who intends to buy it.
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A young Sir jimmy on Top of the Pops, left, and a otted note calculating the number of miles he covered cycling and running in his life. Scores of medals, running vests and rainbow-coloured tracksuits from the marathons he ran, and a stable of racing cycles he rode in his professional bike races are all for sale. Two of Jimmy’s suits that will surely fetch a fine price at auction Nice wheels: He nicknamed his beloved 6.
The silver Rolls with cream leather trim was Number 46 of a planned limited edition of 56 ‘Last of Line’ Corniches Nice inside: More of a runaround:
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Maybe more than the sporty Submariner, that is of course a great piece of history. Just one day before, we already let you know about the best replica rolex Novelties, however this was for the sports watches. Now we have to move to the dress watches. With a very poor link with the rest of the watches manufactured by the Crown, the Cellini range had always been a sort of ugly duckling amongst the Rolex collection.
We never had any attraction for these odd, not very elegant dress watches,. My first check was to make sure that the watch still had 3 hands attached.
Rolex Serial Numbers with Production Dates
Poljot chronograph Casio AE12 LCA liquid-crystal-analog watch Traditionally, watches have displayed the time in analog form, with a numbered dial upon which are mounted at least a rotating hour hand and a longer, rotating minute hand. Many watches also incorporate a third hand that shows the current second of the current minute. Watches powered by quartz usually have a second hand that snaps every second to the next marker. A truly gliding second hand is achieved with the tri-synchro regulator of Spring Drive watches.
All of the hands are normally mechanical, physically rotating on the dial, although a few watches have been produced with “hands” that are simulated by a liquid-crystal display. Analog display of the time is nearly universal in watches sold as jewelry or collectibles, and in these watches, the range of different styles of hands, numbers, and other aspects of the analog dial is very broad.
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First check the inner rim of the watch face also called the rehaut, which is french for “flange” between the dial and the crystal. If the watch was produced in or newer the serial should be engraved on the rehaut. On older Rolexes, this serial is located on the side of the watch case at the 6 o’clock position where the bracelet is attached. To view these serial numbers, the bracelet must be detached from the 6 ‘clock side of the case. For instructions on removing the bracelet, see the video to the right or call us at to speak with a Rolex expert.
You can also learn by watching the video at the top of the page. As with the serial number, the bracelet must be detached from the 12 o’clock side of the case to be able to check the serial number. For instructions on removing the bracelet, watch the video above or call us at to speak with a Rolex expert. The production age of a pre-owned Rolex watch is a significant factor in determining its current market value.
As you would expect, the value of a Rolex watch, unlike a fine wine, will decrease in value as new, improved models are launched by Rolex. For example, watches that have Rolex model numbers beginning with the letter Z were produced in the year and, all things considered, are valued higher than say a Rolex with serial numbers that begins with P for the year
Rolex Serial Numbers with Production Dates
We’ve found some amazing authentic Rolex watches in some unusual places. But how do determine whether that shiny monster in your hands is the real McCoy? There’s probably no other watch on the planet that garners the amount of admiration as Rolex watches.
In the same way that Rolex serial numbers allow you to date the year of your Rolex you can also date the year of your Rolex bracelet. Rolex bracelet codes are found on the inner part of the Rolex bracelet clasp and started in the ’s when Rolex also began stamping the inner caseback of their watches.
No luminous markers anywhere, just highly polished 18 karat yellow gold Roman numerals and the traditional straight stick Rolex hands. The hands offer amazing legibility and contrast due to a sharp crease running their entire length along with a highly reflective perfect polish. Fitted with the optional and slightly more expensive Jubilee bracelet that suits the formal look a little better than the sportier and more masculine Oyster bracelet. Comes complete with the original box and paperwork from downtown Toronto Rolex authorized agent Royal De Versailles.
The endorsed warranty card is dated September The watch is in excellent original condition having never been polished or refinished in any way. The Rolex is universally regarded as the rarest of all the modern Submariners. This is only our 2nd example that has ever been offered for sale. The is a Rolex anomaly; a bit of a factory Frankenstein. The 6 digit model designation was a Rolex first; it took 13 years before the second 6 digit model made an appearance.
What makes the so rare? Previous Submariners used the more pedestrian l stainless steel. I suspect the latter. Rolex simply added that special extra 0 between the lugs so they could internally keep track of what was what.
Rolex Serial Numbers with Production Dates
A Hamilton US military “general purpose” watch from In keeping with similar watches of this type, the dial bears the “H3” mark which I think signifies the use of Tritium in the luminescent compound and the Radiation tri-foil symbol. The back of the watch bears the relevant military specification, part number and date information, together with the instruction that it should be disposed of as “radiation waste”.
This watch has an interesting life story!
Rolex bracelet brace • let. The iconic band that comfortably secures a Rolex to the wrist. In distinctive Oyster, Jubilee, Pearlmaster or President styles. Characterised by solid-link construction for uncompromising strength. The patented Easylink system effortlessly extends .
February 6, 14kt. Every imaginable colour can benefit from the brilliance and dispersions provided by nice quality diamonds. The colour is used as an accent, not over powering just enough to add interest through contrast. The extremely well made bracelet certainly deserves that extra attention grabbing pop of colour. The striking red comes from 1. Secured with a sturdy plunger clasp and side safety catch. This tennis bracelet is equally suited for a night out or daily wear.