1. Westside

    OP Westside Sogdiana
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    My price range is up to $400. I almost decided that I want this watch:
    http://www.amazon.com/Citizen-Eco-Drive-Sk...9000&sr=8-1
    However, the reviews have many negative things such as a weak crystal even worse than that of a $25 watch and the fact that if it does scratch it looks worse than steel... I want to buy from my local place, at this store: http://www.watchwholesale.com/ or Sears.

    Can someone recommend me a good watch?
     
  2. lagman

    lagman I wish I was green.
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    If I ever wear a watch again it would be a Swatch this one, maybe this one or even this one and heck this one looks awesome.

    Seems like they doesn´t sell them at watchwholesale.com, but I'm sure you can find them in sears.
     
  3. moozxy

    moozxy hamboning
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    Real men pee on the floor and tell the time by how fast their pee evaporates due to the intensity of the sun according to it's position in the sky.
     
  4. Westside

    OP Westside Sogdiana
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    Uhhh.... ok.... but I'm not a real man... [​IMG]
    I need a watch that is sturdy, doesn't have to LOOK sturdy but it has to be strong. So I went with Titanium, but this thing's got alot of bad reviews...
     
  5. Bob Evil

    Bob Evil The Department of Home-Made Insecurity
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    Here's one of my watches ...

    [​IMG][​IMG]
     
  6. Westside

    OP Westside Sogdiana
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    It's alright, but is it actually sturdy? My father has his rolex from the 70's and it still works amazingly.
     
  7. Bob Evil

    Bob Evil The Department of Home-Made Insecurity
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    Yeah, there's a real nice weight to it ... it even came with all sort of little extras ... like different chains and fobs ...
     
  8. Man18

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    Nice watch. Solar powered is awesome too. I dont like using watches because I can't wear them during work and they are just another thing to put on before I go anywhere. Would rather just grab my cell phone and wallet. If you can get that for cheaper I suggest it because thats a crazy price for a watch.

    If I ever start wearing watches I will end up using this 20$ one my little brother got at NY from some guy. Knock off Rolex.
     
  9. Westside

    OP Westside Sogdiana
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    Bob Evil, I also want to get a friend of mine who is going into pilot in the Air Force after University. You've been in the air force, I know nothing about the zooms, do you know if one of those military watches or pilot watches would become useful actually?
     
  10. Eternal Myst

    Eternal Myst Back from the Myst.
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    Why pay 400 dollars for a watch,you could do a lot with 400 dollars.
    I have a watch thats 48 dollars and It has been alive on my arm for 5 years.
     
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    Eternal Myst Back from the Myst.
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    I like it.
    It looks really cool.
     
  12. Narin

    Narin The Cheat Master, kupo!
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    Because people have money to burn and want to buy nice, flashy things for themselves to make them stand apart from people around them?
     
  13. Bob Evil

    Bob Evil The Department of Home-Made Insecurity
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    Was never a pilot myself, but I know that they have a list of recommended watches for pilots ... the air force can probably tell him the best one to get ...
     
  14. Lucatarik

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    I've the Citizen Eco Drive, and I Think it's one of the best clocks!
    It's very accurate and it is also really solid!
    I let it fall on the ground several times but it didn't broke or got scratched!
     
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    Dylan 100 MILES AND RUNNIN'
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    that is insanely cool
     
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