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    Default Collecting vintage ROLEX

    Collecting Rolex watches.....especially Vintage Rolex....can be tricky.When I just started, I got my hands on any vintage Rolex that came my way.GMT 1675....Exp 1 1016.....dates 6694....etc....etc.

    Then I came across a book.'VINTAGE ROLEX SPORTS MODELS' by Martin Skeet and Nick Urul.Very good book.I highly reccommend this book.

    Taken from this book is a passage that has led me to sell off some of my non diving watches.It goes like this....."A considered collection is to choose a specific area or model to collect......A small collection, if tightly focused,can command a greater value than the sum of its individual pieces"

    I have since fine tuned my collection basing on this principle. I now basically collect divers.....especially 'SUBMARINERS',be it ROLEX or TUDOR.When this is done....I'll probably move on to GMTs.....








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    Thx for sharing .

    Cheers
    1675/16610/116234/78240
    Ball CM1092C-S1J-BR/NT BLUE MARKER
    Hublot BB ASF
    PAM 104J
    Sinn 903 H2
    Tutima Chrono Fx LE/RXW
    U-boat classico AS-classico AB (53mm)
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    The red sub is awesome
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    Default Nice collections

    Hi,

    where can you suggest in KL i might be able to pick up a 5513 Submariner or any second hand Rolex dealer?

    Thanks

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    Quote Originally Posted by Osama View Post
    Hi,

    where can you suggest in KL i might be able to pick up a 5513 Submariner or any second hand Rolex dealer?

    Thanks
    Y have to ask ard I guess...


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    concur with minusplus:



    the RED sub is simply awesome!
    Current pieces:
    Tag Heuer Pilot Chronograph
    Tag Heuer 2000
    Evant Tropic Diver Bronze Green
    Le Jour Mk I - 001
    IWC Portuguese 7-Days
    PAM 104
    PAM 233
    PAM 716
    Rolex 16570 (Polar)

    Rolex 16234
    Rolex 116900 (Air-King)
    Rolex 114060
    Several Seiko New & Vintage

    Wish-list 2018:
    More Seikos
    Rolex 126710BLRO (GMT2)

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    Thanks for sharing with us on your fine collection :-)
    I like the BlueSub.

    Cheers!!

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    Looks great!!!

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    Very nice collection, should put in some effort to take some proper photos of these beauties!
    Current:
    Rolex Submariner 116613LB Sunburst Dial
    Rolex Yachtmaster 116622 Blue Dial
    Rolex GMT-Master II 16710 'Coke' Z-series
    Tudor Pelagos Blue 25600TB
    Maurice Lacroix Pontos S Diver
    Aviator Poljot Black 45mm
    Corniche Heritage 40

    Wishlist:
    Rolex Submariner 116619LB 'Smurf'

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    Default Nice pieces

    Very nice pieces, thanks for sharing.

    More pics please.

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