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Old 11 February 2019, 08:43 PM   #1
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My Nautilus 5712

Everyone knows my passion is vintage watches. Once in a while, a modern watch would catch my attention and the more I see it being worn by friends and colleagues, the more i wanted to have one.

So I finally bit the bullet and got myself this Patek Philippe 5712 with the blue dial. It has the visual appeal and presence that I am looking for in a watch. It never fails to mesmerize me every time i look at it.

Definitely, a welcome addition to my collection














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Old 11 February 2019, 09:02 PM   #2
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Brilliant! It goes very well with your 911!
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Old 11 February 2019, 09:14 PM   #3
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Brilliant! It goes very well with your 911!


Thanks. Great to wear in any occasion.


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Old 11 February 2019, 10:09 PM   #4
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Sweet watch!
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Old 11 February 2019, 10:58 PM   #5
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Fantastic! One of my favorites from Patek in their sports lineup.
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Old 11 February 2019, 11:12 PM   #6
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Beautiful pics. The 5712 is beyond amazing. Congrats!!


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Old 11 February 2019, 11:53 PM   #7
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Congrats! The 5712 is simply amazing. The love affair with it just grows the longer you have it.
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Old 12 February 2019, 12:19 AM   #8
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Congrats and enjoy !


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Old 12 February 2019, 12:32 AM   #9
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What a beauty, congrats!
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Old 12 February 2019, 12:34 AM   #10
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Old 12 February 2019, 01:12 AM   #11
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Congrats, patiently waiting for mine to arrive!
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Old 12 February 2019, 01:24 AM   #12
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Congrats, beautiful watch!
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Old 12 February 2019, 01:36 AM   #13
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Congrats, patiently waiting for mine to arrive!
Patiently?
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Old 12 February 2019, 01:38 AM   #14
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Patiently?
Ok, maybe impatiently.... but I am waiting!
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Old 12 February 2019, 02:22 AM   #15
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Awesome. I am a huge fan of the 5712 in all metals!

Were you the one that bought this from David for $63k!??
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Old 12 February 2019, 03:32 AM   #16
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Beautiful watch. Enjoy.
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Old 12 February 2019, 05:42 AM   #17
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Congrats. Beautiful watch. Enjoy.
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Old 12 February 2019, 06:21 AM   #18
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Old 12 February 2019, 08:09 AM   #19
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Beautiful! Congratulations!
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Old 12 February 2019, 08:40 AM   #20
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Old 12 February 2019, 08:51 AM   #21
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Beautiful piece congrats
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Old 12 February 2019, 09:19 AM   #22
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Very close to perfection. Congratulations





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Old 12 February 2019, 09:39 AM   #23
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Congrats thatís an awesome watch!
Did you prefer the SS over the White gold model, given the small price difference? Just curious on whatís your opinion in this regard. Does this one feels much heavier than the other?
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Old 12 February 2019, 10:55 AM   #24
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congrats
looks wonderful
Im smitten with the 5712R
is there a bad 5712... No of course not....
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Old 12 February 2019, 12:06 PM   #25
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Congrats thatís an awesome watch!
Did you prefer the SS over the White gold model, given the small price difference? Just curious on whatís your opinion in this regard. Does this one feels much heavier than the other?


Well, with white gold, you don't get the bracelet or blue dial. Most want that combination but not sure what OP's mindset was.


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Old 12 February 2019, 12:43 PM   #26
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Congrats thatís an awesome watch!
Did you prefer the SS over the White gold model, given the small price difference? Just curious on whatís your opinion in this regard. Does this one feels much heavier than the other?


I always prefer my watches in steel. They are more heavy duty compared to the gold models which gets scratched and dented easily.


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Old 12 February 2019, 12:44 PM   #27
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@erpin dude you are living my horological dream now. Buying all the best watches. Have fun!
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Old 12 February 2019, 01:43 PM   #28
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Congrats! This is very near perfection!


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Old 13 February 2019, 02:26 AM   #29
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Awesome. I am a huge fan of the 5712 in all metals!

Were you the one that bought this from David for $63k!??
Ha, do you know if I did I would probably admit it now, we've so jumped the shark you might as well be Jaws!

Congrats, great piece!
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Old 13 February 2019, 05:16 AM   #30
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Congratulations! It looks great on you!
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