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Old 14 March 2018, 07:52 AM   #31
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Old 14 March 2018, 07:52 AM   #32
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Old 14 March 2018, 05:01 PM   #33
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Old 14 March 2018, 05:50 PM   #34
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Very nice Tony. It looks great.

How long does it take to get your watch regulated?
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Old 14 March 2018, 06:05 PM   #35
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Old 14 March 2018, 07:27 PM   #36
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Very nice Tony. It looks great.

How long does it take to get your watch regulated?
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Think the regulation bit would have been about half an hour. Spent longer then getting the bracelet sorted and sized.
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Old 14 March 2018, 08:03 PM   #37
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Where did you get the jubilee from ? I'm after one but don't want to pay $2600!

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Old 14 March 2018, 08:11 PM   #38
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Old 14 March 2018, 08:12 PM   #39
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Old 14 March 2018, 08:41 PM   #40
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Got it direct from Rolex. Their Service Centre in London.
As the 16700 had the Jubilee as an option when new, they let me buy one and I left with it fitted and sized.
Where does your $2600 come from?
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Old 14 March 2018, 08:43 PM   #41
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Old 15 March 2018, 12:01 AM   #42
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Old 15 March 2018, 12:41 PM   #43
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I have been quoted $2600 for a new one by DavidSW and by a private seller with a Rolex connection.

I have a 16710 with an Oyster that I want to keep but I also want a Super Jubilee. Do I need to take the watch off the bracelet before taking it to Rolex to buy a new one?

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Got it direct from Rolex. Their Service Centre in London.
As the 16700 had the Jubilee as an option when new, they let me buy one and I left with it fitted and sized.
Where does your $2600 come from?
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Old 15 March 2018, 05:36 PM   #44
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I have been quoted $2600 for a new one by DavidSW and by a private seller with a Rolex connection.

I have a 16710 with an Oyster that I want to keep but I also want a Super Jubilee. Do I need to take the watch off the bracelet before taking it to Rolex to buy a new one?
Suggest you contact RSC for a price. I was given a price over the phone. The new bracelet is a 62510H with 502T end links and ‘50’ marking which is the current GMT replacement Jubilee. Do not know if they would supply a Super Jubilee.
Easiest to ask as well if you have to trade in your Oyster. I did not have to, but often on here people have different experiences at different RSCs. Good luck!
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Old 15 March 2018, 05:39 PM   #45
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Old 15 March 2018, 05:44 PM   #46
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Old 15 March 2018, 06:41 PM   #47
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Old 15 March 2018, 06:56 PM   #48
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Looks great! So it's a completely new bracelet?
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Old 15 March 2018, 07:09 PM   #49
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Love GMTs on jubilees.
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Old 15 March 2018, 07:11 PM   #50
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Looks great! So it's a completely new bracelet?
Thanks, yes all new.
Have only experienced a worn jubilee previously on my 1603 DJ and this is way better. 30 year old watch now feels brand new!
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Old 15 March 2018, 07:15 PM   #51
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Old 15 March 2018, 08:48 PM   #52
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I donít think that RSC in London will regulate your watch as a stand-alone service, they will if itís inside warranty period of watch or two year post service warranty. If outside this I would imagine they would tell you to service the watch. I would like to know what they would say if you came along two years and one month after a service?


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Old 16 March 2018, 12:26 AM   #53
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RSC Vietnam will sell me a jubilee or a superjub for my 16710. Which to get!? They reckon the super jubilee doesn't quite fit as well as the jubilee that used to come with it.

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Old 16 March 2018, 12:52 AM   #54
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Jubilee works well on explorer and sub too.





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Old 16 March 2018, 12:54 AM   #55
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How much does the RSC charge for the Jubilee?
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Old 16 March 2018, 12:55 AM   #56
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Wow! Amazing. Looks Home on the jubilee
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Old 16 March 2018, 01:41 AM   #57
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Old 16 March 2018, 03:16 AM   #58
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That looks fantastic!

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Old 16 March 2018, 03:38 AM   #59
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Looks great! Did you buy directly from them. Been looking for one of these on ebay etc for a while but never sure which one will fit
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Old 16 March 2018, 05:36 AM   #60
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Looks great! Did you buy directly from them. Been looking for one of these on ebay etc for a while but never sure which one will fit
Yep, bought and had fitted at RSC, St James Sq, London. Head office of Rolex UK.
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