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Old 7 July 2021, 11:45 AM   #1
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Breitling Superocean 44

Just picked up a new Breitling Superocean 44. Strap sizing was easy and the micro adjustment in the clasp was an unexpected bonus. This was an impulse buy and I had no idea about that.


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Old 7 July 2021, 11:51 AM   #2
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Nice watch! As far as I know, the 42 Superocean Heritages B2 don't come with this strap option, or this strap can't be fitted onto the watch, which is a real shame!
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Old 7 July 2021, 07:50 PM   #3
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Love the yellow! I have the SO 42, and wish they made the 42 in yellow. Might have to try and rock the 44. You are right, the strap option with clasp is awesome!
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Old 7 July 2021, 10:31 PM   #4
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Congrats on acquiring this piece, Roger! I was pleasantly surprised to see the clasp as well, as I also had no idea prior. Enjoy in good health!
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Old 7 July 2021, 11:08 PM   #5
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Love the yellow! I have the SO 42, and wish they made the 42 in yellow. Might have to try and rock the 44. You are right, the strap option with clasp is awesome!

Yeah, the 42 in yellow with the micro-adjustment clasp would be great. Luckily I have large enough to wrists to manage the 44. Heck I have the 47mm Avenger Blackbird, and wear it well, but it’s also Ti, so much lighter than the SO.
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Old 7 July 2021, 11:08 PM   #6
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Congrats on acquiring this piece, Roger! I was pleasantly surprised to see the clasp as well, as I also had no idea prior. Enjoy in good health!

Thanks Rommel.
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Old 7 July 2021, 11:09 PM   #7
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Nice watch! As far as I know, the 42 Superocean Heritages B2 don't come with this strap option, or this strap can't be fitted onto the watch, which is a real shame!

True - it doesn’t seem like a stretch to add the micro adjustment to the 42.
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Old 8 July 2021, 08:55 AM   #8
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Old 15 July 2021, 01:06 AM   #9
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Nice, I like the strap and buckle.
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Old 22 July 2021, 01:11 PM   #10
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Nice, congrats. I've been seriously looking at this one as well......your post isn't helping! I wasn't aware of the clasp feature. Did it come with that buckle or was that added after?
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Old 22 July 2021, 01:29 PM   #11
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I recently got avenger bandit with that same strap and buckle. The build quality and adjustability is outstanding.

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Old 22 July 2021, 02:11 PM   #12
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Nice, congrats. I've been seriously looking at this one as well......your post isn't helping! I wasn't aware of the clasp feature. Did it come with that buckle or was that added after?

You can order this with the deployant, strap/tang buckle, or bracelet.

Really enjoying this piece.



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Old 22 July 2021, 02:14 PM   #13
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You can order this with the deployant, strap/tang buckle, or bracelet.
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Old 22 July 2021, 11:18 PM   #14
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Normally, I'd find a yellow dial garish on a watch, but since it is Breitling's corporate color it just makes sense. I also love the Diver Pro strap. Great choice.
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Really enjoying this piece.
Thanks for sharing these pictures. I really love it and think it looks best in yellow. Just need to find a dealer who has one in stock to try.
Most here stock 42 but no 44. And the yellow is just so, so nice!

Are your other watches still getting some wrist time? I think it would be a hard for me to take the yellow one off during summer.

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Normally, I'd find a yellow dial garish on a watch, but since it is Breitling's corporate color it just makes sense. I also love the Diver Pro strap. Great choice.
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Thanks for sharing these pictures. I really love it and think it looks best in yellow. Just need to find a dealer who has one in stock to try.
Most here stock 42 but no 44. And the yellow is just so, so nice!

Are your other watches still getting some wrist time? I think it would be a hard for me to take the yellow one off during summer.



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Looks like I am just wrong about yellow...
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