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Old 3 April 2018, 01:58 AM   #1
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Cyclops not perfectly aligned on Submariner

Hello,

I have noticed that the cyclops on my new Sub is not perfectly aligned. Is this something that happens? Should I find it acceptable
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Old 3 April 2018, 01:59 AM   #2
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Pictures?
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:08 AM   #3
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That would drive me nuts
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:14 AM   #4
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I wouldnt have bought that watch. Now that you did, Id send to rsc for repair because it would drive me crazy. Its clearly off.


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Old 3 April 2018, 02:19 AM   #5
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Bring it back. I can understand if you find that unacceptable, I would.
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:21 AM   #6
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Bring it back. I can understand if you find that unacceptable, I would.
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:23 AM   #7
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Where did you buy that watch?

Looking at that picture.....doesn’t that watch normally have YG hands and markers?
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:23 AM   #8
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I bought it second hand. Makes me wonder if there is anything else.
It should not be a problem bringing it back where it was originally bought.

The hands are yellow, just bad lightning.
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:25 AM   #9
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You sure this piece is authentic?
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:26 AM   #10
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Hello,

I have noticed that the cyclops on my new Sub is not perfectly aligned. Is this something that happens? Should I find it acceptable
Thanks!

i am 99% sure its a replica.
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:27 AM   #11
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:28 AM   #12
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The crown looks slightly out as well.
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:33 AM   #13
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Damn, making me nervous here. I’lll post better pictures soon.
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:43 AM   #14
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:47 AM   #15
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now i know you've got two blue sub, right?
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:48 AM   #16
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now i know you've got two blue sub, right?
I got one blue two tone and a black 116610.
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:50 AM   #17
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I got one blue two tone and a black 116610.
and a TT blue sub replica. how much is that?
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:51 AM   #18
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That would bother me, but should be covered under warranty.
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:52 AM   #19
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and a TT blue sub replica. how much is that?
What do you mean? I only got the one 116613LB, same watch in both pictures. The first one was taken inside.
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:53 AM   #20
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Wow, the 1st picture reminds me of a replica TT Sub Maxi dial I've encountered before in the infamous flea market in Petaling Street ,Kuala Lumpur. That watch was of a high grade Swiss made Rolex Clone Solid 904L SS 18K YG PVD plated, Swiss made ceramic insert, the Crown was atypical like this one, the Arabic numerals on the diving scale were subtly different esp the '3' in 30 , and the '4' in 40
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and a TT blue sub replica. how much is that?
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Old 3 April 2018, 02:59 AM   #22
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Look like a replica
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Old 3 April 2018, 03:01 AM   #23
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Here is the certificate I got with the watch.



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Old 3 April 2018, 03:03 AM   #24
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Wow, the 1st picture reminds me of a replica TT Sub Maxi dial I've encountered before in the infamous flea market in Petaling Street ,Kuala Lumpur. That watch was a high grade Swiss made Rolex Clone Solid 904L SS 18K YG PVD plated, Swiss made ceramic insert, the Crown is atypical, the Arabic numerals on the diving scale are subtly different esp the '3' in 30 , and the '4' in 40
Wow, can you take a look at the other picture I posted?
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Old 3 April 2018, 03:07 AM   #25
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card appears different than mine?

Maybe cards are different in Norway vs u.s.?

Take it to a local AD. No sense worrying yourself anymore.
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Old 3 April 2018, 03:09 AM   #26
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card appears different than mine?

Take it to a local AD. No sense worrying yourself anymore.
Im calling them tomorrow, no doubt about that.
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Old 3 April 2018, 03:17 AM   #27
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No point in blurring out your serial, youve already posted it for everyone in the first pic
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Old 3 April 2018, 03:19 AM   #28
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No point in blurring out your serial, youve already posted it for everyone in the first pic
Well, yes... I guess I have...
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Well, yes... I guess I have...
Serious note, a few things really do look suspect on this watch, especially on the first pic. Card looks fine.
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Old 3 April 2018, 03:22 AM   #30
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Here is the certificate I got with the watch.



Your card looks fine to me - it's exactly the same style as mine.
You have the new style card nothing to worry about.


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