Official Watch Discussion Thread

March 05, 2012 @ 00:20:34
gave the base to my brother.
March 05, 2012 @ 00:56:51
Ight so I'm looking for recommendations on a nice, simple, 42mm gold watch. I'm young and on a budget of about $300. Anything comes to mind?

upthefunk

March 05, 2012 @ 00:58:35
Your bro's a very lucky dude. I wanted a new watch, but the Canon 5D Mark III is out soon hahahaha.
March 05, 2012 @ 18:09:43


Thinking of getting this. Anyone wanna give me there info on it or recommend me something else? I want a black watch and this is the best one. $300 is my max I can go.

http://www.amazon.com/Seiko-SKA366-Kinetic-Black-Watch/dp/B001BM8GFM/ref=sr_1_7?s=watches&ie=UTF8&qid=1330584938&sr=1-7


that looks dope; im looking for a two-tone silver/gold but dont really know where to look

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March 06, 2012 @ 08:14:52


Got my Seiko SKX007K2 yesterday!

JBT Where did you get your nato?


Dope watch but go get yourself the wjean super oyster II bracelet. Stock jubilee is crap.

March 06, 2012 @ 08:21:38

i love this led watch http://www.bluelans.com/unisex-jelly-bracelet-digital-led-watch-black-color-p-1956.html
March 06, 2012 @ 08:30:42
Just bought this today. Nothing fancy but I like the look.
http://us.urbanoutfitters.com/urban/catalog/productdetail.jsp?id=23076482&color=020&itemdescription=true&navAction=jump&search=true&isProduct=true&parentid=M_ACC_JEWELRY
Not crazy about the band though so well see if I keep it on.
March 06, 2012 @ 08:36:57
Originally posted by Inactive User
Just bought this today. Nothing fancy but I like the look.
http://us.urbanoutfitters.com/urban/catalog/productdetail.jsp?id=23076482&color=020&itemdescription=true&navAction=jump&search=true&isProduct=true&parentid=M_ACC_JEWELRY
Not crazy about the band though so well see if I keep it on.


It's aight. I fucks wit it.

For me, I don't get niggas who go wild about watches, whether they're streetwear brands or luxury brands. I mean, there are far better ways of showing you have status that doesn't involve getting motherfuckers to look at your wrist every time you roll your sleeve up. But then again, this is the watch thread, so I'ma stop trolling...now.

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March 06, 2012 @ 12:27:50
http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5287/5333733301_482e99b153.jpg

dope where did u get it
March 06, 2012 @ 16:23:16

Currently rocking a Seiko automatic. for a bill you cant go wrong.
March 08, 2012 @ 03:17:01
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March 08, 2012 @ 10:35:31


Got my Seiko SKX007K2 yesterday!

JBT Where did you get your nato?


Dope watch but go get yourself the wjean super oyster II bracelet. Stock jubilee is crap.



I agree, it's amazing how much better the super oyster makes this watch look.

http://farm6.static.flickr.com/5287/5333733301_482e99b153.jpg

dope where did u get it


Just google or ebay search Seiko skx007. For a decent quality automatic, you get a lot of bang for your buck.
March 08, 2012 @ 13:08:19
ended up buying the 312 instead. saw both in person and the 359 dial looked too busy.
March 11, 2012 @ 16:43:20


Got my Seiko SKX007K2 yesterday!

JBT Where did you get your nato?


Dope watch but go get yourself the wjean super oyster II bracelet. Stock jubilee is crap.


Good looks.

I just copped a zulu strap but I am having a hard time trying to find a youtube video or instructions on how to remove my strap. Does anyone know of a forum/blog to help with removing seiko skx007 bracelets? smh
March 11, 2012 @ 17:27:48
http://orangecounty.craigslist.org/clo/2891326037.html

Sick ass Meister Raekwon, Limited Edition watch!



March 11, 2012 @ 17:59:08
Originally posted by Inactive User
Ight so I'm looking for recommendations on a nice, simple, 42mm gold watch. I'm young and on a budget of about $300. Anything comes to mind?


Still wondering. I wish I could search this thread for 'gold watch' but shitty forum is shitty

upthefunk

March 12, 2012 @ 21:13:38
Thoughts on this white ceramnic piece from Fossil:

http://www.fossil.com/en_US/shop/men/watch_styles/ceramic/grant_ceramic_watch_white-ce5012p.html?parent_category_rn=331217&departmentCategoryId=331209&N=0&Ns=p_msc1|0||p_weight|0&pn=c&cm_vc=331222&rec=4&imagePath=CE5012

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March 12, 2012 @ 21:39:49




Phoenix nato straps and the 2 on the right are from Maratac. Phoenix straps are made in the UK and are the genuine military issued straps for the british army. Maratacs are the best quality but i dont like the sheen on their straps.

Phoenix straps - http://www.corvuswatch.com/index.asp?page=british_and_italian
maratac - http://www.broadarrow.net/maratac.htm

i also have straps from http://www.gnomonwatches.com/Product-view.asp?id=20 softer nylon, holes tend to stretch a little bit but the colors are nice. great selection of straps but shipping to US takes FOREVER.
March 13, 2012 @ 19:52:17


thinking about returning tho
March 13, 2012 @ 20:33:30
hmm can you guys recommend some sites that has a large amount of watches i can buy from?
March 14, 2012 @ 01:24:51
can someone school me on auto watches? do they even use batteries?
March 14, 2012 @ 02:26:05
Originally posted by Inactive User


thinking about returning tho


Hmm, pretty nice tho.

Link to the actual piece?
March 14, 2012 @ 10:34:07


http://www.bluelans.com/unique-design-metal-28-red-led-date-mens-digital-watch-p-2103.html?cPath=3_3002
March 14, 2012 @ 12:32:19
can someone school me on auto watches? do they even use batteries?


nope no battery. it uses a power reserve that's charged just by wearing the watch. usually about a 24 hr reserve, so if you take it off and put it down for longer than that it'll stop. they don't run very accurate either -/+ ~10 seconds every day.

i personally had like 3 automatic watches, but ended up selling them all this past year. just wasn't my thing.
March 15, 2012 @ 17:50:36
First time I've heard someone say "autos" are not their thing. Auto is a must for me, or a hand-wind movement like a swiss Unitas.
March 17, 2012 @ 16:55:37
Just picked up an AP Roo

http://instagr.am/p/IQXH4eu5Eu/

Mothafucka

March 18, 2012 @ 20:30:40
just got a 1961 Bulova King Whale to add to my collec. Sweet!

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March 19, 2012 @ 10:42:16
Lovley led watch

http://www.bluelans.com/unisex-cute-leisure-waterproof-watch-wristwatch-wavy-pointer-rubber-band-green-p-6418.html?cPath=0#
March 21, 2012 @ 02:25:22

got this today for $350
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