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oris LE buyers - wth is wrong with you

  1. pIoNeErOfThEnILe

    pIoNeErOfThEnILe Aug 15, 2019 7:53pm

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    how is it that dinky sells out of 250 these likity split @ 23 hundo?

    this should be only slightly more than the 8-1k street price watch like their 65...but 3x as much cost...gtfo

    it looks like peeps are willing pay more as well. looking at the bay one sold for best offer that was listed for 34.

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  2. JwRosenthal

    JwRosenthal Aug 15, 2019 8:32pm

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    I think you are referring to Hodinkee selling these for $2.3k if I understand the hilarious translation...I enjoy them.

    Yes, I don’t understand the phenomenon either- I don’t see how this is any different than the standard larger 65 series other than a color scheme. But it is Hodinkee, and they make their own brand of special.
     
  3. mrs_LA

    mrs_LA Aug 15, 2019 9:38pm

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    Almost like adding a Tiffany signed dial :rolleyes:
     
  4. Cad290

    Cad290 Aug 15, 2019 9:39pm

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    People are paying 70k for a 5711, this seems much less dumb...
     
  5. Tubber

    Tubber Aug 15, 2019 9:40pm

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    Buggered if I know. Any thing dinky is a license to print money.
     
  6. jhross98

    jhross98 Aug 15, 2019 10:41pm

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    This is why I try not to post on OF after more than 1 drink?
     
  7. Tubber

    Tubber Aug 15, 2019 10:57pm

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    I've had more than 1 drink and my post makes more sense than the OP.
     
  8. Steve88M3

    Steve88M3 Aug 15, 2019 11:39pm

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    Hotwinkee fanbois just be like that
     
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  9. Longbow

    Longbow Aug 16, 2019 12:41am

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    I realize that it must be quite a challenge for a race horse
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    to communicate with humans in any sort of meaningful and lucid way, especially after its recent demise, but it really would be a great help if you could stick to some semblance of an internationally recognized form of English.

    Dinky? I understood this:-
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    Hundo? Is that Esperanto? Why would dogs need any Dinky toys and how would they go about sharing 250 toys amongst 23 dogs?

    8-1K is like 65 but x3? -992 is like 21.67? What?

    And it seems that the dogs have some competition from these guys
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    Who apparently paid 34 according to this guy 3391ADC8-77D3-454B-8AD1-96DDF323760F.jpeg

    I have no F::censored::g idea what you are talking about; which is a pity because the watch looks quite nice.
     
  10. joeshoup

    joeshoup Aug 16, 2019 1:07am

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    Let's not forget that "anything dinky" is also a license to price gouge at resale... I'll bet most of these will pop up on various forums in the next couple of months
     
  11. pIoNeErOfThEnILe

    pIoNeErOfThEnILe Aug 16, 2019 1:17am

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    it's redick.

    the whole psychology behind LE and their exclusivity and the peeps that buy them amazes me to no end.

    peeps cannot get enough, and don't mind paying a premium..these watches are going for 3k on the bay now...
     
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  12. pIoNeErOfThEnILe

    pIoNeErOfThEnILe Aug 16, 2019 1:19am

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    you know exactly what i'm talking about. you're just being a d-bag
     
  13. Stufflers Mom

    Stufflers Mom Aug 16, 2019 1:32am

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    I think we're alone now is now playing in my head.
     
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  14. jaguar11

    jaguar11 Aug 16, 2019 1:44am

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    I don't understand you....
     
  15. eugeneandresson

    eugeneandresson Aug 16, 2019 1:49am

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    Actually he makes a lot of valid points. English please. Thanks.
     
  16. pIoNeErOfThEnILe

    pIoNeErOfThEnILe Aug 16, 2019 1:59am

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    just follow the pics posted by shortbow.

    if you have any problems, dial information, thank you for callling.




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  17. jaguar11

    jaguar11 Aug 16, 2019 1:59am

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    ::facepalm1::
     
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  18. pIoNeErOfThEnILe

    pIoNeErOfThEnILe Aug 16, 2019 2:11am

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    i might have to use that line .

    i don't think ron swanson gets it, but he bro bumps me anyway..after all, my posts are a riddle wrapped in a twinkie.......amirite....zingo

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  19. Longbow

    Longbow Aug 16, 2019 2:31am

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    With the greatest of respect sir, your obscure choice of vocabulary is a constant barrier to the effective exchange of ideas on this international forum. @Rman raised this issue with you almost a year ago, sadly to little effect.

    “Do you feel misunderstood? It may be what you’re putting out into the universe friend. No problems on this forum we’re from all over the world all different backgrounds. But I think you’ll find if you don’t take a different tone you won’t get to enjoy all this place has to offer.”
     
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  20. Stufflers Mom

    Stufflers Mom Aug 16, 2019 3:03am

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    It's a bog standard well made Oris, nice enough, but in no way is it worth twice as much.