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  1. bimbim1207

    bimbim1207 Jul 24, 2018

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    Sorry I'm not quite get it?
     
  2. Moahunter

    Moahunter Jul 24, 2018

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  3. bgrisso

    bgrisso Jul 24, 2018

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    the original post was in reference to a black dial monodatic, which is no longer listed. Ebay is defaulting to a white dial monodatic since the other listing is gone....
     
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  4. bimbim1207

    bimbim1207 Jul 24, 2018

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    The "fine prints" - new eBay feature, haha:

    "The listing you’re looking for is no longer available. Check out this similar item we found for you."

    ;)
     
  5. Mazoue

    Mazoue Jul 25, 2018

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  6. LouS

    LouS Mrs Nataf's Other Son Staff Member Jul 25, 2018

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    Shame, I would have loved to see a market price on these
     
  7. bimbim1207

    bimbim1207 Jul 26, 2018

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  8. bgrisso

    bgrisso Jul 27, 2018

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  9. dantheman3u4i

    dantheman3u4i Jul 30, 2018

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    BAD73905-0FDA-4293-92AA-653678BBE535.png 0A80891E-585E-4BD0-9D56-52251466FDA3.png 0BED4EE1-9029-4361-BC43-B67760647A29.png 4D0BD708-0BD7-4AC2-AAA0-B78AF60BA490.png 3498343C-1C18-4852-BC82-3804924E735B.png I grabbed this from EBay, before realizing this thread exists...

    Hoping I did not make a mistake. From my understanding chrono hand is not original. My real concern is the dial. I am really hoping it was not refinished. Seller informed me it was not, but I will leave it to the experts here.

    Would appreciate everyone’s thoughts.
     
  10. Diabolik

    Diabolik Jul 30, 2018

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    I am afraid it is not original but a redial ...
     
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  11. LaurentBxl

    LaurentBxl Jul 30, 2018

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    it is a redial i'm afraid...
     
  12. ELV web

    ELV web Jul 30, 2018

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    Redial and hands are not correct (the centre ones)
     
  13. dantheman3u4i

    dantheman3u4i Jul 30, 2018

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    Damn. Any chance you can tell me how you guys can tell?
     
  14. ELV web

    ELV web Jul 30, 2018

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    Easiest tell “Swiss made”
     
  15. Diabolik

    Diabolik Jul 30, 2018

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    There is something wrong with the movement as well; it will need the following part 285 8270 as the existing one is broken ...

    I would return it ?
     
  16. dantheman3u4i

    dantheman3u4i Jul 30, 2018

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    Well I guess my lesson is learned. I paid about 1k for it, which I would assume is way too much.

    How hard is it to source and original dial for one of these?
     
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  17. dantheman3u4i

    dantheman3u4i Jul 30, 2018

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    Yes, seems like there is too much wrong to keep. Let’s see if he will cancel.

    Thank you
     
  18. dantheman3u4i

    dantheman3u4i Jul 30, 2018

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    One last questions for everyone. If seller won’t accept cancelling... how expensive will it be to get an original dial?
     
  19. sdre

    sdre Jul 30, 2018

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    Getting the Sala Book is a good way to look and reference as well.
     
  20. Larry S

    Larry S Color Commentator for the Hyperbole. Jul 30, 2018

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    Very hard. Hands are wrong as well.