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Old 11-05-2020, 09:01 AM   #3851
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Old 11-09-2020, 01:18 PM   #3852
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Woot just got my CasiOak in and am impressed with it, more than I thought I'd like a quartz watch.

The depth of the dial elements, like the chapter ring and indices, are so sharp and 3 dimensional that the stock photos don't do it justice.

The stepped movement of the minute hand is also pretty neat.

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Old 11-11-2020, 12:13 PM   #3853
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Damn, the Bay just got it back in stock, looks like they've ramped up production and supply of them

https://www.thebay.com/product/casio...-91206804.html

No regrets tho, still quite enjoy the watch even if I overpaid
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^^ is the all black impossible to see at night? I'm looking for the lighter grey marker version
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^^ is the all black impossible to see at night? I'm looking for the lighter grey marker version
Yes it is impossible to see at night. Definitely form over function.

Although not sure if light grey one is much different either since the indices are not lumed.

End Clothing has the Black/Silver: https://www.endclothing.com/ca/casio...2100-1aer.html
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Old 11-12-2020, 09:28 PM   #3856
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I have that black/silver and bought it for that exact reason. Both are awesome watches though.
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regret not buying another cartier santos in blue dial lol, demand for it skyrockted...
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Anyone noticing the pre-owned market has dried up since COVID?

I've been checking daily the last couple months for a Speedmaster Reduced or Seamaster Professional (normal and midsize) and not seeing anything.

I might have to resort to Chrono24 or ebay, but I've never bought a watch from either before. Does anyone have experience with Chrono24 or ebay? I'm just afraid that the watch doesn't come as advertised and also duties and taxes up the ass.
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I personally haven't seen any real differences since COVID, but my guess behind the Speedmasters are that the used vs. retail prices are more or less the same, the price differential doesn't make sense to buy used, so that market itself has dried up. A lot of pre-owned Speedmasters are only really saving you maybe taxes, and a hundred dollars or so.
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Omega releases new moonwatch!

Master Chrono certified movement, also comes in white and Sedna gold.

https://www.hodinkee.com/articles/th...l-caliber-3861
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The Bay having a 50% off flash sale

https://www.thebay.com/c/women/jewel...s/mens-watches
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Wondering if I could get some pointers on purchasing a watch off ebay. I've been on the lookout for a Cartier Tank, but couldn't find anything local and I couldn't justify paying retail for a brand new one.

Saw this one on ebay: https://www.ebay.ca/itm/Cartier-Auth...wAAOSw4FRf-0XO

Ticks off all the boxes of what I was looking for, gold, strap, box, price.

Is it possible to purchase it and then get it authenticated when it arrives? And then if it turns out to be a fake I can just return it?

Any advice is appreciated, thanks!
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Wondering if I could get some pointers on purchasing a watch off ebay. I've been on the lookout for a Cartier Tank, but couldn't find anything local and I couldn't justify paying retail for a brand new one.

Saw this one on ebay: https://www.ebay.ca/itm/Cartier-Auth...wAAOSw4FRf-0XO

Ticks off all the boxes of what I was looking for, gold, strap, box, price.

Is it possible to purchase it and then get it authenticated when it arrives? And then if it turns out to be a fake I can just return it?

Any advice is appreciated, thanks!

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dude has 2000 sold with 100% positive, legit post & post feedback on real watches. I don't see anything wrong. you can do some spy / stalking digging on feedback and it shoudl be easy to identify.
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I thought the 100% positive seemed kinda fishy, but I'll keep that in mind next time.

Looks like I missed the boat on the tank lol, oh well gotta keep looking
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