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Old 2 February 2019, 08:25 AM   #1
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Black Black/Pitch Black/Apollo 8

Hi all,

I'm looking for my first Omega and absolutely love the look (on the website at least) of the following SpeedMasters: Black Black , Pitch Black and Apollo 8.

Can anyone that owns any of these please share your real world experiences with them? Any wrist shots would also be great appreciated.

TIA
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Old 4 February 2019, 03:05 AM   #2
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Donít own any of them but I saw and handled the Apollo 8 in the flesh at a SoCal boutique. All I can say is the pics donít do it justice. It is fabulous. I still regret not buying it when I had the chance.
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Old 4 February 2019, 12:37 PM   #3
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Hi all,

I'm looking for my first Omega and absolutely love the look (on the website at least) of the following SpeedMasters: Black Black , Pitch Black and Apollo 8.

Can anyone that owns any of these please share your real world experiences with them? Any wrist shots would also be great appreciated.

TIA
i tried all on recently...apollo 8 is nice and im considering it

https://imgur.com/a/k0BTzGD
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Old 5 February 2019, 02:46 AM   #4
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The Apollo 8 is gorgeous. The yellow is a nice accent and the open dial is beautiful. The Black Black is very difficult to read because of the all black dial, we just got one for a client . The lume of the Pitch Black is very cool, but I still think the classic is the winner.
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Old 15 March 2019, 01:30 PM   #5
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I couldnt help it....I just bought the apollo 8 as my first omega. I love the look, size, movement, colors, 50th anniversary, etc. Was hard to find. Being told that although not limited edition, it is definitely limited production with no one knowing if ads or obs will get anymore or not. Can't wait to recieve tomorrow to see in the flesh. Did the OP make a decision yet? They all look great. Pitch black was going to be my next choice.

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Old 29 June 2019, 04:45 PM   #6
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I just picked up an Apollo 8! Love everything about it. Weight, size, scarcity, looks, like, etc. omega killed it on this one.
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Old 29 June 2019, 04:47 PM   #7
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I just picked up an Apollo 8! I love everything about it. Weight, size, ceramic case, scarcity, lime, looks, etc. Omega killed it on this one.
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Old 29 June 2019, 07:31 PM   #8
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Honestly, I hope you picked up the Apollo. Itís fabulous. Size doesnít wear like a 44, nice and thin, light and ultra comfy. Looks great too. I put mine on the black black cordura and it looks great.

They are becoming slightly easier to find and Iíve seen vintage speedmaster has one for a couple of hundred quid under list.

Iím on the list for the Apollo 11 also, but it will have to go some to beat this.





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Old 20 August 2019, 12:26 PM   #9
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What a beautiful watch!
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Old 21 August 2019, 05:45 AM   #10
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What a beautiful watch!
Thank you. Itís great. A style of watch I never thought Iíd really like but now I have it itís a struggle to wear anything else!
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Old 21 August 2019, 05:52 AM   #11
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That's beautiful! Must...resist...must stay married...too expensive to divorce.....
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