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ROLEX WATCHES

Discussion in 'Channel Zero' started by DITDxCULT, Jan 10, 2002.

  1. DITDxCULT

    DITDxCULT 12oz Senior Member

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    ROLEX WATCHES

    Discussion started by DITDxCULT - Jan 10, 2002

    I had a Rolex given to me from a relative about 3 years ago and since I have owned it I haven't any worn it (not into jewerly).

    I am wanting to sell it but I want to make sure it isn't a fake.

    Are they any obivious markings, or visual things I should look for?
     
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  2. Abracadabra

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    Abracadabra - Replied Jan 10, 2002

    take it to a jewellery store, they'll tell you if it's real or not
     
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    BLING
     
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  4. DITDxCULT

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    DITDxCULT - Replied Jan 10, 2002

    I plan on going to a jewler and talk to them, but I wanted to see if anyone here could enlighten me first.

    Any help is apreciated.
     
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    mental invalid - Replied Jan 10, 2002

    ...if its not really light, and its still ticking after three years, id bet its a rolex...most of the shit watches are light and will break well before three years....but yeah take it to a shop...r
     
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  6. LMNO?

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    the second hand should continously move in a consistant fashion..not jerking motion
     
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    WebsterUno - Replied Jan 10, 2002

    *believe*

    I know youre a smart dude.
    So I know you wont walk in there
    telling him (the jeweler) that you are
    not sure if its a Rolly. Act like you
    know. Fuckin huslters. You might
    walk outta there with a money grip.
    I know lightnes/weight is a sure sign of fakeness.
     
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    Secret - Replied Jan 10, 2002

    Most well made watches come in collections or series. I believe Rolex come in collections. You should check their official website and see which collection your watch belongs to... if your watch is not in there, it's probably not authentic.
     
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  9. DITDxCULT

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    DITDxCULT - Replied Jan 10, 2002

    I found the watch I have on the rolex website and in some auctions on ebay...

    thanks for the info people.
     
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    yeah that second hand moving constant instead of ticking is one of the things.
     
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    Ms.Bombastic - Replied Jan 10, 2002

    Um, if it's a 'real rolex' wouldn't it say ROLEX on the dial?
     
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    check the second hand, the bezzel (for the crown), the back of the mantle for the serial binding numbers...and open it up with a jewlers screwdriver to see the inside. if its real it will have the serial numbers printed on the inside of the watch. and a word to the edgewise....rolex is for show. pure crap watches...you want something nice you should go with a cartier or a david yurman. hey...you mail it to me and ill send you a fresh package bro! haha word im out.
     
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    T.T Boy - Replied Jan 11, 2002

    yeah send it to my p.o box and ill appraise it.
     
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    Ski Mask - Replied Jan 11, 2002

    bl4ckh4m: thanks for posting that...the site is nuts. what a good resource...
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