2015 TAG Heuer Monaco Calibre 11- CAW211P

  1. mnejmantowicz

    mnejmantowicz Sep 11, 2015

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    I just checked with my AD and still says October. :-/ Getting jittery just thinking about it. :)
     
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  2. Hubert

    Hubert Sep 11, 2015

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    Cool; thanks for the feedback. Hope yours arrives soon. :)
     
  3. happy heuer

    happy heuer Oct 1, 2015

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    i just got a call from my retailer.

    they said the watch i ordered has been shipped to them by tag, and it's production #2. i asked them for a photo of the serial number -- we'll see!

    also, they're dicking with me on price now, saying the retail is higher than i remember, and their discount is lower than i remember, all because "tag has lowered their prices over the past year" -- making the OTD price at $5K -- that doesn't make sense.

    anyone know the retail price for this beast? also, they're telling me it's a limited run piece, and i said it's not, it's a regular run one, because the "P" at the end of the model number -- and he said that was a mis-interpretation on my part -- :|

    thoughts? thanks!
     
  4. mnejmantowicz

    mnejmantowicz Oct 1, 2015

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    Dude, your retailer sucks! Mine said that it was $5350 USD retail in May. No where was it mentioned ever that this was a limited run. Who knows if they'll make it that with J.C. Biver at the wheel now. Anyway, I just asked my retailer for an update. Hopefully he says it shipped. Has been on order since May 1st.
     
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  5. mnejmantowicz

    mnejmantowicz Oct 1, 2015

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    My AD just informed me that my order has shipped and should arrive at the AD tomorrow. :)
     
  6. happy heuer

    happy heuer Oct 1, 2015

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    that's fantastic! what are you paying?
     
  7. mnejmantowicz

    mnejmantowicz Oct 1, 2015

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    I negotiated a price less than $4500 USD.
     
  8. happy heuer

    happy heuer Oct 1, 2015

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    now that's what I'm talking about -- great work!! I'm sure they'll be cheaper online in a bit seeing they're not limited edition
     
  9. mav

    mav Oct 2, 2015

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    When I talked to a few local AD's (in LA) this week, I got MSRP pricing from $5500 to $5900. No one knows when they are getting them. Seems like a lot of confusion with this watch, not sure why.

    I did call the Tag Boutique in Vegas, they confirmed that the price will be $5900 and will be available next week at the Boutiques.
     
  10. happy heuer

    happy heuer Oct 2, 2015

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  11. happy heuer

    happy heuer Oct 2, 2015

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    what do y'all feel about TAG using this watch as a money-grab -- by that I mean re-issuing it till it's a dead horse, and using cheaper mechanisms in it than they would int he past?
     
  12. mnejmantowicz

    mnejmantowicz Oct 2, 2015

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  13. happy heuer

    happy heuer Oct 2, 2015

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    here it is, folks!
     
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  14. mnejmantowicz

    mnejmantowicz Oct 2, 2015

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    Nice! Can't wait for mine. Anyway now! :)
     
  15. happy heuer

    happy heuer Oct 2, 2015

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    It's interesting -- no serial number / production run number -- so that means they're not limited run, right?? I see the "WWP1652", but that doesn't tell me much...
     
  16. mnejmantowicz

    mnejmantowicz Oct 2, 2015

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    Isn't the WWP1652 the serial number?
     
  17. happy heuer

    happy heuer Oct 2, 2015

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    yes, it is -- but i was looking more for a production run number -- the S/N doesn't really tell you that.

    it doesn't have a production run number because it's not limited production, unlike my JH 80ths.
     
  18. mnejmantowicz

    mnejmantowicz Oct 2, 2015

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    Well, since I do think this Monaco is Heuer's most iconic model, they are trying to fill their pockets just like the million Omega Speedmasters out there. (Which I have as well). JCBiver is all about money not horology.

    Until JCBiver is gone or changes course, I doubt I will give LVMH any more of my money.

    Odd that they put TAG Heure inside the box. Didn't want to spend more $ on new boxes. Lame.
     
  19. happy heuer

    happy heuer Oct 2, 2015

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    you're right -- it sort of looks like a paper box -- !!!
     
  20. mnejmantowicz

    mnejmantowicz Oct 2, 2015

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    So how does your AD know what production number it is and let alone it's #2?