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Homages, Damned Homages, And Fakes – Part 2

A few days ago I began discussing an issue which Rolex aficionados are very sensitive about – and one that hits a nerve with Rolex themselves, too. The issue of homages and fakes. Now, to be sure, there are honest homages. And lets be realistic. There are only so many ways you can design the look […]

Rolex’s Big Kahuna, Part 2

In this post we’re picking up where we left off with the Submariner history last week. The history of the Submariner morphs into the history of the Sea-Dweller rather smoothly. Or perhaps we should say, the Sea-Dweller branches off the Submariner line like a mathematical tangent. There’s nary a bump to let you know you’ve […]

Rolex’s Big Kahuna, Part 1

And now we come to it folks. Rolex’s most iconic (yes the term is overused, but this is where it fits) model, the Submariner. People everywhere know it. Even people who know nothing about watches know it. James Bond wore one before movie product placement was a thing. So did Steve McQueen. In fact in […]