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    On a lighter note...

    Homage, copy, or fake?


    Frank Muller took a Rolex Datejust 16238 and modified the cal. 3135 and created a dial to fit a perpetual calendar-

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    Personally, I love it. Such an interesting and awesome design. Now... if only Rolex would produce something similar (36mm size and all, that is).

    Read about it here.

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    Re: On a lighter note...

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    Pretty cool mod.
    Over a half century of "just the right amount of odd."


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    Re: On a lighter note...

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    Pretty cool mod.
    +1

    I wonder how he felt printing Rolex on the dial.

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    Re: On a lighter note...

    Quote Originally Posted by GlennO View Post
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    I wonder how he felt printing Rolex on the dial.
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    Re: On a lighter note...

    Quote Originally Posted by GlennO View Post
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    I wonder how he felt printing Rolex on the dial.
    I wonder how Rolex felt about him printing Rolex on the dial....
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    Re: On a lighter note...

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    Re: On a lighter note...

    Quote Originally Posted by little big feather View Post
    I wonder how Rolex felt about him printing Rolex on the dial....
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    Beautiful watch though.

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    Re: On a lighter note...

    When can I get a Timex modified to be a mechanical minute repeater?

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    Re: On a lighter note...

    It's a nice-looking Franken-watch. But yeah, Rolex is gonna be pissed.
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