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Old 21 January 2018, 06:56 AM   #1
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New Sub or Batman

Just wanting some thoughts from the forum. I'm a new forum member and I'm trying to decide between another sub or gmt batman. I've had three subs ( two tone black, black and the Kermit) and enjoyed all three.
I sold the Kermit a while back and made a great profit from original purchase and used it partially toward another investment ('17 M3)
Things have settled and I'm looking between another sub or the gmt batman to which I have never owned one.
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Old 21 January 2018, 07:21 AM   #2
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Old 21 January 2018, 09:01 AM   #3
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Old 21 January 2018, 09:24 AM   #4
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Old 30 January 2018, 09:42 PM   #5
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Since you never had the GMT, why not go for the Batman? But if you are comparing Hulk and Batman, then I would prefer Hulk.
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Old 30 January 2018, 09:48 PM   #6
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It sounds like the Subs didnít stick ... Iíd go try on a BLNR or an LN and see how you like them.

Maybe youíre a flipper at heart
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Old 30 January 2018, 09:59 PM   #7
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Having previously owning three subs, why not take a different route this time and go GMT?
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Old 30 January 2018, 11:33 PM   #8
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Great first post. What a dilema to have. My vote is the GMT
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Old 10 February 2018, 07:24 AM   #9
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I’ve had the Batman for 3 months and I look at it (as you do) and just don’t think it looks as good as the Sub ( I have the 16610). I think the glossy pictures of the batman look better than the real life version.
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Old 10 February 2018, 11:35 AM   #10
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You're investing in a 2017 BMW M3? Not sure how that''s an investment
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Old 11 February 2018, 08:27 AM   #11
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I vote for the GMT, but that's because I'm partial to that function over the divers.
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Old 11 February 2018, 10:39 AM   #12
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I have a BLNR and SubC... Between the 2 I choose the BLNR... In fact the SubC is probably my least worn watch in my collection.
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Old 11 February 2018, 03:58 PM   #13
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Old 13 February 2018, 08:40 PM   #14
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I am more of a GMT kinda guy so i vote GMT
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Old 14 February 2018, 12:27 AM   #15
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GMT over Sub

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Iíve had the Batman for 3 months and I look at it (as you do) and just donít think it looks as good as the Sub ( I have the 16610). I think the glossy pictures of the batman look better than the real life version.
I have the BLNR and really like it but the glossy pictures do make it look incredible nice -maybe a bit too much. Do have a look in real life before buying so no regrets. I have none!
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Old 14 February 2018, 07:20 AM   #16
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Old 14 February 2018, 07:25 AM   #17
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Just wanting some thoughts from the forum. I'm a new forum member and I'm trying to decide between another sub or gmt batman. I've had three subs ( two tone black, black and the Kermit) and enjoyed all three.
I sold the Kermit a while back and made a great profit from original purchase and used it partially toward another investment ('17 M3)
Things have settled and I'm looking between another sub or the gmt batman to which I have never owned one.
Thanks to all
Hulk or batman 👌👌 both investments
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Old 19 February 2018, 03:53 AM   #18
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I love the Submariner, have a 116610LN but between the BLNR and 114060, the GMT gets my vote.
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Old 19 February 2018, 09:57 AM   #19
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I'm going to wait on the new sub date. Basel 18, my guess is a new movement, same case as the new SD? Thanks to all!
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Old 20 February 2018, 08:12 PM   #20
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You're investing in Batman?
We have the Hulk.....
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Old 20 February 2018, 09:46 PM   #21
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I would go with the Submariner-C ND 114060. Perfectly balanced dial and the Submariner seems to work for you. Save some funds over the Submariner Date or the BLNR.
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Old 20 February 2018, 11:20 PM   #22
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I would prefer the GMT.
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Old 20 February 2018, 11:24 PM   #23
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IMHO, GMT is a more functional watch. That would be my call.
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Old 20 February 2018, 11:33 PM   #24
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I would get the one you have not owned yet, which would be the Batman.
Should hold your attention a bit longer I suppose versus another sub.
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Old 21 February 2018, 12:30 AM   #25
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I'm reading that you still have two subs...if that's the case, I would go with the GMT.

I would go to a dealer and try a few on, however. There may be something else out there.
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Old 21 February 2018, 12:32 AM   #26
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Branch out - get a GMT.

At the end of the day, itís very similar to the Sub from a look and feel stand point - dial, plots, bezel style... so your not risking much.
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Old 21 February 2018, 06:20 AM   #27
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I choose Sub
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Old 21 February 2018, 06:35 AM   #28
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Iíd go sub too. I have a blur, a hulk and a subc. Sub would still win for me (prob black).


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Old 21 February 2018, 06:35 AM   #29
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I generally say Submariners are the best investment, but if you're debating between a Batman and a Sub, I'd say Batman.
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Old 21 February 2018, 06:39 AM   #30
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First thing I'd do is check out the PCL's and see if that's something you could do regularly. I have both, but purchased an extra 97200 bracelet for my BLNR. I thought the PCL's would grow on me, but they didn't.
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