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Any watch conessuirs ? Bretling
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PostPosted: Sun Jun 10, 2018 10:44 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

It does have a 42mm face diameter. My Alpina is 44mm but as is doesnít have the bezel looks less chunky than the Breitling. The Breitling is a lot heavier too.


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PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:26 am    Post subject: Reply with quote

I have spoken to watch buyers co.uk they have the watches at slmost 25% discount but it's mail order nice chap knows there stuff
Each watch I likebis several hundred cheaper than goldsmiths so that is a dilemma as really it's the buying experience but the price difference is pointing me to online so I would need to try each watch for size weight m then be a time waster at the store
Thoughts ?
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 12:36 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

add zenith, ball and iwc to your brand list
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 6:52 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Hap, after the 30 minutes in the shop feeling all special you will have watch that in the grand scheme of things would of cost a lot less if you can miss out on that 30 minutes.
Try the watches out in the shop but buy as cheap as you can otherwise itís its an expensive vanity project buying from the shop.
The shop may move on their price to a half way house or better position if pushed. I got a discount on the Breitling when I got that. The other two were from eBay so were bargains.
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PostPosted: Mon Jun 11, 2018 7:32 pm    Post subject: Reply with quote

Yeah Phil that's what I'll do try n then see what I can barter with if not then I go to watch buyers
Thanks for ur advice
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