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Rolex 1500 Oyster Perpetual Date

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    Rolex 1500 Oyster Perpetual Date

    Rolex 1500 Oyster Perpetual Date

    Build something for the wife:













    gen case
    gen Crystal
    gen dial
    gen 600 crown
    Raffles Hands
    Asian movement

    #2
    that is sexy
    (formerly known as 'godkiller')

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      #3
      Very nice


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      You only live twice.

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        #4
        Looks great. Really dig the blue dial.


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        WANTED: ROLEX 6541 Milgauss Faraday Cage / Case back
        Too many watches...not enough time...

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          #5
          Well done!

          May I ask what you spent on the parts?

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            #6
            grilledcheese

            Case with Crystal 200,-
            Dial 100,-
            Crown 30,-
            Hands 15,-
            Movement 25,-
            Strap 20,-

            all together 390,-€

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              #7
              Nice! Thank you!

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                #8
                Fantastic job! My date builds






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                  #9
                  Does anyone produce a rep engine turned bezel. I want one !


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                  WANTED: ROLEX 6541 Milgauss Faraday Cage / Case back
                  Too many watches...not enough time...

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                    #10
                    No. C24 ist your best friend for this.

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                      #11
                      Huh? C24? grilledcheese you mean Chrono24?

                      Drummania I had an AirKing with that bezel (14000 or 14010?) and I really would like to replicate it (No, at the moment gen is out of my reach) How did you built that beauties? A little help? Thx!

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                        #12
                        Originally posted by lorenzo1910 View Post
                        Huh? C24? grilledcheese you mean Chrono24?

                        Drummania I had an AirKing with that bezel (14000 or 14010?) and I really would like to replicate it (No, at the moment gen is out of my reach) How did you built that beauties? A little help? Thx!
                        General recipe:

                        Gen 15210 case, case back, bezel, 5.3mm crown, dial from ebay various sellers
                        Valanvron 2824 clone from ebay
                        25-145 crystal, 530 crown tube, ETA datejust hands from jkhorological.com
                        Movement adapter ring, bracelet from rafflesdials.com
                        19mm spring bars from Ebay (watchpart_usa?)

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                          #13
                          So, the 2824 clones stem height is fine for a gen case...
                          Good to know...
                          Many thanks!

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                            #14
                            Originally posted by lorenzo1910 View Post
                            Huh? C24? grilledcheese you mean Chrono24?

                            Drummania I had an AirKing with that bezel (14000 or 14010?) and I really would like to replicate it (No, at the moment gen is out of my reach) How did you built that beauties? A little help? Thx!
                            Yes, once in a while there is one up there for a reasonable price.

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