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  1. guaranteed.rohu

    guaranteed.rohu Aug 27, 2019

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    Post your photos?

    Just tried one on at an AD recently.

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  2. pongster

    pongster Aug 29, 2019

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    My first (and so far, only)
     
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  3. Decrin

    Decrin Aug 29, 2019

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    I tried this one on this summer at Wempe, lovely people there! IMG_20190712_185215_549.jpg
     
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  4. pongster

    pongster Aug 29, 2019

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    Wearing it today. Since new moon.
     
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  5. Walrus

    Walrus Aug 30, 2019

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    Damn those are out of my league but they make beautiful moonphase s
     
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  6. six-barrel

    six-barrel Aug 31, 2019

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    Here's mine 20190426_202201.jpg
     
  7. NT931

    NT931 Aug 31, 2019

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    101.027X, just love those blued hands.

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  8. maecenas

    maecenas Sep 1, 2019

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    My first and only Lange, and I’m very happy with it!
     
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  9. guaranteed.rohu

    guaranteed.rohu Sep 1, 2019

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    ugh that is perfect!!!!!!!!!!!!!
     
  10. Ninja2789

    Ninja2789 Sep 1, 2019

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    One of those watches where it's just as good from the back as the front.
     
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  11. Archer

    Archer Omega Qualified Watchmaker Sep 2, 2019

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    Can't get over the date execution on these...otherwise they are lovely.
     
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  12. Darlinboy

    Darlinboy Pratts! Will I B******S!!! Sep 2, 2019

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    Beautiful finishes to be sure. But positioning of the date & dual-wheel movement resulting in the “stepped” second digit is either off-putting or quirkily endearing. You make the call. :coffee:
     
  13. Archer

    Archer Omega Qualified Watchmaker Sep 2, 2019

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    For me it's off-putting, as just as much is the lack of a leading "0" for dates 1 to 9, which to my eye ruined the visual balance of the watch. Not sure if they still do that but when I was considering one of these several years ago, that put me off totally.
     
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  14. apsm100

    apsm100 Sep 2, 2019

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    My favorite case design
     
  15. guaranteed.rohu

    guaranteed.rohu Sep 2, 2019

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    Agreed that the date is either off-putting a quirky. I do like the frame that they have between the dates though, personally, too. I can definitely understand how it would irk people though.

    Looking at GO's big dates, you can see the subtle curvature as the discs are on the same plane - not sure if technically this would be possible to avoid (the curved line) with the location of the big date on the lange 1? And the curved line would obviously not sit well with the frame. To be fair there isn't any frame between the numbers on the Lange Zeitwerk, but they still went with the stepped numbers (to be consistent I guess across models, since the Lange 1 came first in the early 1990s).

    Overall I like it's quirkiness (the big date) - similar to lange choosing to go with a slower beat rate (18k hz), it seems to harken back to an old-fashioned charm for me! (I have no idea if they went with the slower beat rate for any other actual reasons)

    Tried on the platinum version - and it is just stunning. Probably my grail dress watch!

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  16. bigfatpauli

    bigfatpauli Oct 16, 2019

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    I adore the Lange 1. This has been on my mind daily since trying it on a year ago. One day...

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  17. pongster

    pongster Oct 18, 2019

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    Why would the Lange 1 have a day/night indicator but the Grand Lange 1 wouldnt? For both moonphase variants.