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  1. FS: Rolex Precision Manual Wind 34mm Model 6426 w/Oyster Bracelet

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Priced at: $2,695.00 No Trades. A very nice Starter Rolex….. Rolex Precision Manual Wind 34mm Model 6426 with Oyster Bracelet Movement – Mechanical Wind Up Caliber – Rolex 1225 Case – Steel 34mm Smooth Bezel Bracelet – Oyster Style Lug width 19mm Plastic Crystal Screw down crown Dial – Oyster...
  2. Seiko vs Citizen Automatics

    Hey guys. I'm trying to decide between the following two watches: Seiko SARB033 (6R15C Movement) Citizen Grand Classic NB0040-58E (Caliber 9011 Movement) I can't post links just yet but they are both available on Amazon. Basically, I'm looking for the most accurate automatic watch that a...
  3. FS: Gruen 'Presidential' Day-Date w/ Two-Tone Jubilee Bracelet

    Watches - Dealers and Manufacturers
    Up for sale is a beautiful Gruen Precision quartz with original two-tone jubilee bracelet. This watch closely resembles the classic Rolex Presidential. Stainless case measures 37mm with crown. Lovely gold tone dial with fluted bezel. Functioning day-date feature with magnifier. Original...
  4. My Second Rolex! Oyster Precision (Vintage)

    Rolex & Tudor
    So one day before ordering my 2001 Rolex OysterQuartz, I purchased a 1950s Rolex Oyster Precision 6422 34mm for a dress watch. It's my first hand winding watch. It looks much better in person than in photos. I like the off white dial. I do wish it was a bit brighter. The only issue with...
  5. SOLD: Rolex Oysterdate Precision 6694, Circa 1972

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    SOLD! THANKS WUS AND (INTERNATIONAL) BUYER! - For sale is a really nice, clean example of the Rolex Oysterdate Precision, Model No. 6694, silver dial. It is fully functional, screw down crown works fine, manual wind movement keeps good time, original bracelet and endlinks. It lists as 34mm, but...
  6. Goodwill Find: Rolex Oyster-Speedking Precision, thoughts?

    Rolex & Tudor Fake Busters
    Found this Rolex Speedking at an okay price in town via Goodwill this weekend - any thoughts? I've done brief research with the vintage pieces like this before and boy did it look/feel legit in person. (never mind the 3rd party band). It seemed true to spec at 30mm, had a nice weight and feel...
  7. Gruen Precision Day/Date "Ra SWISS Ra" Dial

    Vintage & Pocket watches
    Here is another piece from my personal collection, a Gruen Precision with a 17 jewel movement, autowind & calender systems. I even have the original Gruen storage box. This is a very accurate piece, and measures 33mm in diameter. I believe the "Ra SWISS Ra" dial markings means it had a Radium...
  8. Withdrawn - Please Delete

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Withdrawn - off to eBay
  9. FS: Vintage Gruen Precision w/ Pie Pan Dial (for parts) $25

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Gruen Precision, caliber 415, 10K RGP, stainless steel back. Dial: excellent condition, as are the hands and markers. Case: visible wear to the case front, especially near the top. Crown: unmarked. Crystal: acrylic with one notable 4mm surface scratch that can easily be buffed out. Lugs: the...
  10. Need help, unknown reference Rolex Precision

    Rolex & Tudor
    I am quite a fanatic watch enthousiast but for me Rolex as a brand is still unknown territory, so I could use your help. A local antique dealer called me today that he received a vintage Rolex Precision and has asked me to come up with a valuation (don't worry, I know it is forbidden to ask...
  11. Photo Etching in Watchmaking

    Has anyone ever considered the feasibility of photo-etching watch parts? Hopefully this is as good a place as any to open up a discussion.
  12. What kind of rolex is this? Rolex precision.

    Rolex & Tudor
    Hi! I am new to this forum so I hope I am posting it correctly. Recently my grandfather passed and I inherited his old Rolex. I looked it up online and I could not find a similar. Would be very happy if someone could tell me more about this watch, since its the only thing I have left from him...
  13. Greetings! Just Purchased my first vintage Rolex. Identification help is most welcome!

    Vintage & Pocket watches
    Hi WUS! I'm a bit in over my head. I recently bought this piece at an estate sale. I was really liking the vintage look. It seems to be a 1940s 4417 hand-wind Precision model with horn lugs. The Name "W. Rosch Berne" is under the Rolex Precision print. Dealer? Any help would be welcome...
  14. Strange auto accuracy change

    Public Forum
    Could anyone please explain whats going on here? I got Tissot ETA 2824-2 movement. At first it was about 10 sec/day fast. After a month it s now about 1 sec slow after 2,5 days. Equal wear style all the time... about 1 day full wear and 2 days sitting still but I move it for about 5 mins before...
  15. Rolex and Tudors on display - purchasing advice

    Rolex & Tudor
    Hi All It's been a long time since I've been on these forums. After my collection grew and my money didn't, I took a break. But I hate to say I think the bug has bitten again. I recently took one of my vintage Breitlings to a jewler I trust a lot to be servcied. He also has a stunning...
  16. 1958 Rolex Oyster Date Precision

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    I am selling my Grandfather's watch. Any vintage collector kindly contact. A beautiful 36mm 1958 Rolex Oyster Date Precision, with black dial & silver hands and quick set date. The stainless steel oyster bracelet is numbered 78350. End links marked 562. The bracelet and clasp are scratch free...
  17. FS: Rolex Oyster Precision – 6694

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Up for sale is a beautiful watch in excellent condition. This beauty is an eye-catcher with a stunning deep blue dial. It really is a beautiful, classic rolex. It is in excellent condition with only very faint scratching anywhere. You can see the excellent condition in the pictures. There...
  18. Men's 1959-1960 ROLEX Oyster Precision - SS

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Purchased this from my local watch shop here in Portland. Was told that this was a 1959 or 1960 model. Have receipt and STORE watch box from local shop. Looking for $1599 +10 Ship . Have only had it for about 1.5 months and there is a 6 month in store warranty with purchase, so it should...
  19. Rolex OysterDate PRecision .99 cents start NR.....

    eBay Auctions
    Hey Guys, Below is the link to the eBay auction for my Rolex Oysterdate Precision circa 1968. I am taking a huge risk on this one and starting the bidding at .99 cents with NO RESERVE, so this is the chance to pick up a nice Rolex REAL CHEAP! Rolex Oysterdate Precision Ref 6466 | eBay The...
  20. Vostok Volna Precision REAL OR FAKE???

    Public Forum
    I realize there are plenty of frankenstein volna's out there and I wanted to see what peoples opinions were about this one... I want to buy it to celebrate the birth of my new son and eventually give it to him but want to make sure that its original.