The Rolex Forums   The Rolex Watch

ROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEX

Old 28 December 2018, 09:17 AM   #1
16750Since1987
"TRF" Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2018
Location: USA
Posts: 1
New member intro

Just a quick note of introduction.

Found the forum via some searches regarding 16750 GMTs, one of which (black bezel/Jubilee bracelet) I've owned since new from 1987.

My dad had a Datejust from the same era, and after his Jubilee bracelet broke a few years ago, I lent him my bracelet and went the Rubber B and/or NATO-strap route.

I recently decided to get his bracelet repaired, and put my Jubilee back on on the GMT. I realized that the jeweler (believe it or not, an Authorized Dealer!) put mis-matched endlinks on and decided to take matters into my own hands.

The forum was instrumental in me getting my GMT back together properly (50 to 550 to 20 mm bars). Thank you!
16750Since1987 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 28 December 2018, 02:23 PM   #2
Psmith
"TRF" Member
 
Psmith's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2008
Real Name: Clive
Location: Pomgleterre
Watch: the usual suspects
Posts: 36,130
Welcome
__________________
Psmith is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 29 December 2018, 12:10 AM   #3
Urosfan
"TRF" Member
 
Urosfan's Avatar
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Location: NYC
Watch: Me now
Posts: 15,332
Welcome
Urosfan is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 29 December 2018, 12:20 AM   #4
brandrea
2019 SKY-DWELLER Pledge Member
 
brandrea's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2013
Real Name: Brian (TBone)
Location: canada
Watch: es make me smile
Posts: 37,443
Welcome to the forum
__________________
Instagram ~ brandrea3
brandrea is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 29 December 2018, 12:44 AM   #5
HL65
Moderator & 2019 SKY-DWELLER Patron
 
HL65's Avatar
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Real Name: Connor MacLeod
Location: Glenfinnan
Watch: Yes
Posts: 59,505
Welcome
__________________

SPEM SUCCESSUS ALIT

Instagram @thehighlander65
HL65 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 29 December 2018, 01:32 AM   #6
uniqueMR
2019 Pledge Member
 
uniqueMR's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2018
Location: Chicago
Watch: Patek & Rolex
Posts: 2,644
Welcome
__________________
Breitling Navitimer AB012012/BB01
Casio G-Shock DW5600BB
Omega Speedmaster "50th" 310.20.42.50.01.001
Patek Philippe Calatrava 6006G
Oris Aquis Date 01.733.7732.4124
Rolex Daytona "Black" 116500LN
Rolex GMT Master II "Hulk" 116710BLNR
Rolex Submariner Date "Batman" 116610LV
uniqueMR is online now   Reply With Quote
Old 29 December 2018, 02:44 AM   #7
SearChart
TechXpert & 2019 SKY-DWELLER Pledge Member
 
SearChart's Avatar
 
Join Date: May 2012
Real Name: Bas
Location: Europe
Watch: Rolesium
Posts: 19,706
Welcome
__________________
Quote:
Originally Posted by GB-man View Post
Rolex uses rare elves to polish the platinum. They have a union deal and make like $90 per hour and get time and half on weekends.
SearChart is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 29 December 2018, 04:27 PM   #8
Allanmodel
"TRF" Member
 
Allanmodel's Avatar
 
Join Date: Jul 2016
Real Name: Allan
Location: Little Red Dot
Watch: 1PP+5Rolex
Posts: 2,149
Welcome to TRF~~
__________________
Current collection
Aquanaut 5167/1A
YachtMaster II 116681
Daytona 116500LN - DeepSea 116660
Submariner 116610LV - Cellini Danaos 4243/9
Allanmodel is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 31 December 2018, 03:43 PM   #9
Actsulb
2019 Pledge Member
 
Actsulb's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2011
Real Name: Ali
Location: San Francisco
Watch: GMT II (Coke)
Posts: 1,645
Welcome to TRF!
__________________

A Crown for Every Achievement
Actsulb is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 5 January 2019, 05:41 PM   #10
Audemars Piguet
2019 Pledge Member
 
Audemars Piguet's Avatar
 
Join Date: Sep 2013
Real Name: Alex
Location: Europe
Watch: AP
Posts: 4,107
Welcome
Audemars Piguet is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 5 January 2019, 06:46 PM   #11
yannis
2019 Pledge Member
 
yannis's Avatar
 
Join Date: Nov 2008
Real Name: Yannis
Location: Europe
Watch: maniac
Posts: 9,081
Welcome!
__________________
Rolex Submariner 116610LV | Tudor 79220N



yannis is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 6 February 2019, 07:55 AM   #12
Hairdude1
2019 Pledge Member
 
Hairdude1's Avatar
 
Join Date: Apr 2012
Real Name: Alex
Location: Chicago
Watch: AP,PP, Rolex
Posts: 37,141
Welcome
__________________
Instagram: @Hairdude
Watches in Collection 5070R, 5522A, 214270 MK1, 228238

16750, 26401, 5711, 116718, 116710LN, 116300, 16710"Coke", 372, 15300, 15703 (All Flipped)
Official Member "Perpetual 30" Las Vegas GTG 2016
Official Member "WIS-CON" Las Vegas International GTG 2017
Official Member 'WIS-CON' Las Vegas Int'l GTG 2018
Hairdude1 is offline   Reply With Quote
Reply


Currently Active Users Viewing This Thread: 1 (0 members and 1 guests)
 
Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump


*Banner Of The Month*
This space is provided to horological resources.





Copyright 2004-2019, The Rolex Forums. All Rights Reserved.

ROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEXROLEX

Rolex is a registered trademark of ROLEX USA. The Rolex Forums is not affiliated with ROLEX USA in any way.