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      11-08-2023, 06:52 PM   #23
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The watches I own are an expense not an investment. In truth I don't think anyone - other than the owner or an enthusiast - looks at these things that closely. If they notice a Rolex it isn't because of its aesthetic superiority. All of my watches are fashion watches, part of an overall look. I own two Eco-Drive watches precisely because they combine rose gold, navy and brown as I wear a lot of dark indigo and navy. The job of the watch is more to disappear than stand out. And as to fashion - when you're over 70 there isn't much you can do.
There is an elegance with a leather banded watch.
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      12-05-2023, 12:23 PM   #24
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I succumbed to another watch from Resultco, the Reign Bauer with Seiko nh38 movement, $165 at The Bay. It turns out my fears were unfounded as not only does it like my winder, it runs +1 to +5 seconds per day - which is really good! https://www.thebay.com/product/reign...c70fb47af.html I bought the rose gold/black dial/brown strap.

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