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  1. Chinese Mechanical watches
    I have found myself in Shanghai, and after reading these posts voraciously for information about chinese watches, I thought I should contribute. I'm sure others have more exhaustive knowledge, and I hope thy will chime in with additions/corrections. Places to buy Shanghai Watches in Shanghai...
  2. Chinese Mechanical watches
    Hi. I would like some general, practical advice for judging the quality of a watch, irrespective of brand/reputation. Why I am seeking such advice: I'm a relatively new watch enthusiast and have dived in, but am at sea among the many variables determining price, quality, and style. I'm...
  3. High-end watches
    The world’s oldest watchmaking brand, Blancpain, recently invited numerous celebrities to gather at a charity gala dinner in Shanghai. Blancpain executives revealed and auctioned “The Unique”, a unique piece integrating the distinguished craftsmanship of micro-painted enamel. It was all part of...
  4. Affordable watches
    Hi, After winning a Shanghai last January, thanks to Daboryder's New Year's Giveaway, I've decided to have a Giveaway of my own. Strangely enough, it concerns the same watch; a Shanghai Shoubiao Chang. The Prize: The Front The back The story behind this giveaway: When David...
  5. Hublot
    Hublot presented an exceptional fashion show in partnership with the world’s most famous football club, Manchester United. A group of footballing stars, including Rio Ferdinand, Javier Hernandez, and Shinji Kagawa, participated in this event along with first team manager Sir Alex Ferguson. After...
  6. Hublot
    Shanghai, July 24, 2012 – Hublot, the Swiss luxury watch brand epitomizing the Art of Fusion, grandly unveiled its second boutique in Shanghai today. Sir Alex Ferguson, manager of the world famous Manchester United football club, and Bryan Robson, special ambassador for Manchester United, joined...
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  8. Chinese Mechanical watches
    It’s tough for me to figure out how I want to start this story, so I’m going to write this as it comes to me. Not to be depressing, but both of my grandfathers passed away last year. It took a huge toll on my grandmas and my mom in particular, yet we pulled through as a family and they have...
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    Heritage Watch Manufactory Rue de la Treille 4 CH - 2001 Neuchâtel www.heritage-watch-manufactory.com
  10. Chinese Mechanical watches
    I've been tossing around the idea of dropping my Shanghai's leather strap and picking up a bracelet. I'm trying to decide between a president-style or jubilee-style bracelet, though I've pretty much decided on the jubilee. Before I shoot though, I thought I'd get some opinions. Since I don't...
  11. Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    FS: Shanghai Military22J $325 & Sea-gull 1963 Chinese Air Force Chrono Reissue $265, Toronto, Canada Hi, Up for sale are the Chinese military re-issues: Sea-gull 1963 Chronograph: $265 Shanghai Military 22J $325 The condition of the watches is "near mint" per TZ guideline with no ding...
  12. Chinese Mechanical watches
    I first started the thread https://www.watchuseek.com/f72/legitimate-shanghai-452040.html and decided to order one. Well, it came and it's a bit different than I was expecting. I thought I was getting a roughly finished watch with a horribly stamped caseback. Instead, I got this beauty. It's got...
  13. Chinese Mechanical watches
    I still did not own a Shanghai A581, so when I saw one in an auction for a reasonable price, I went for it. It arrived yesterday, and today I put it on a strap and made a few pics of it. I'm quite sure the crown is not original (noticed that before bidding), which probably explained the lower...
  14. Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Now For sale here! A Very Rare Good Vintage Shanghai Military 24 jewels Automatic Men's Watch. It is the production of 1970s in China, really hard to find. It is sought after by collectors and is increasingly rare on the market. It works perfectly and keeps good time. No Original box and paper...
  15. TAG Heuer
    TAG Heuer inaugurates its latest flagship boutique in Shanghai Jack Heuer and CEO Jean-Christophe Babin joined Jean-Marc Lacave, President LVMH Watch and Jewellery Asia, in Shanghai on April 16th to inaugurate the latest TAG Heuer flagship boutique located on Nanjing West Road...
  16. Chinese Mechanical watches
    I came across this article from the WSJ: Shanghai Watch Hopes Its Time to Shine as an Elite Brand Is Now By DUNCAN MAVIN HONG KONG—As guests sipped champagne and nibbled on Manchurian caviar at a Hong Kong watch emporium Tuesday, a female model stalked the room wearing a heavy...
  17. Chinese Mechanical watches
    A short intro I have spent the last two years in Shanghai and after having looked around on WUS my interest for old Shanghai, Sea-Gull, etc. sparked. Being located in Shanghai made this interest easy to maintain! A bike ride to the antique street for a browse, which usually ended up in a...
  18. Chinese Mechanical watches
    I was interested in this watch designed for the Chinese Ministry of Justice. I like the justice logo and the fact it also has 24h markings on the inside of the dial. |> So I wrote them and asked them about it and how much it would be. Unfortunately, their response was...
  19. Chinese Mechanical watches
    I recently bought this Shanghai 7120 in Shanghai. Joel Chan has helped me greatly with info regarding Shanghai watches. Anyone got any info on the watch? Never seen a green dial before!
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