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Patek 5712g-001

  1. hotwheels

    hotwheels Mar 13, 2019

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    Patek 5712g-001 thoughts please......
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  2. dsio

    dsio Ash @ ΩF Staff Member Mar 13, 2019

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    I’ve always loved it, unique and interesting dial layout just a bit more cluttered than the 5711
     
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  3. Uniqez

    Uniqez Mar 13, 2019

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    Super cool watch, however I don't know how I feel about leather band...
     
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  4. Foo2rama

    Foo2rama Keeps his worms in a ball instead of a can. Mar 13, 2019

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    It has everything I hate in watches... non symmetrical dial, power reserve, genta styling...

    But I actually dig this one in grey.
     
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  5. hotwheels

    hotwheels Mar 14, 2019

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    Looks much better on the wrist
     
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  6. chronorobs

    chronorobs Mar 14, 2019

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    Not my favorite but it looks decent though.
     
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  7. Evitzee

    Evitzee Mar 14, 2019

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    A Nautilus really needs a bracelet.....on a leather strap it looks half finished.
     
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  8. fastfras

    fastfras Mar 14, 2019

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    I like them with a croc strap. makes them seem less `Genta-ish".
     
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  9. Mücke

    Mücke Mar 19, 2019

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    I prefer the steel 5712 with the steel bracelet.
     
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  10. Yelfel

    Yelfel Mar 20, 2019

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    To each his/her own, but those are some of the characteristics I love best!
     
  11. vintagemillenial

    vintagemillenial Mar 22, 2019

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    the grey dial with the black strap just doesnt do it for me.
     
  12. traf

    traf Jun 4, 2019

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    One of those best executed in SS.
     
  13. jpjsavage

    jpjsavage Jun 5, 2019

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    I love the look of that. I'd only worry that as I get older I wouldn't be able to see all the dials clearly!
     
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  14. Bp1000

    Bp1000 Jun 6, 2019

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    I’m with you here

    It reminds me on the Lange 1

    The strange offset dial arrangement.

    It all feels a bit random to me and I don’t get it.

    But I understand I’m in the minority and that’s ok.

    Another oddity I don’t get is the warping on the minute track at the 6 on v2 of the Patek 5270.

    I guess I just prefer classic, clean, well proportioned layouts. The number one thing on any watch for me is the dial.
     
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  15. Matt87

    Matt87 Jun 14, 2019

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    Fabulous watch!! The 5712/1A is my favorite Patek in stainless steel!! The cal based on the 240 with the micro-rotor is simply stunning!!
     
  16. chunkythebulldog

    chunkythebulldog Jun 15, 2019

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    Nautilus pricing has gone even crazier than Rolex of late.
    Picked this up from my AD in 2017 with a slight discount, just turned down an offer of £61250.00 for it yesterday.

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