1. mfriend

    mfriend Nov 14, 2019

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    F085F009-3DE1-4F02-B26B-00FE00779ACF.png Thinking of buying Aquaracer Calibre 5 Black Phantom (WAY218B.FC6364)..... Any thoughts? Good or bad.....
     
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  2. dtf

    dtf Nov 14, 2019

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    I have been wearing the non pvd, non phantom version of this for a year or so. It's a smart thing, lightweight, slim, and very comfortable. The strap is instantly comfy, no need for it to bed in.

    You need to be fairly careful with the pvd, its quite tough but will scratch.

    The phantom dial is a matter of opinion, it's not the most legible, but I think it looks really good on the wrist.
     
  3. OttoWilliam

    OttoWilliam Nov 14, 2019

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    It's always been one of my bucketlist to own this phantom 3 hander aquaracer.

    But the boutique in my country don't have it, so i never get to see one in real life.

    I would say design wise it's really cool. But you need to be careful of the movement, since lots of complaints recently on the forum has emerged to avoid disappointment.

    Still one of the coolest watch i wish i own, IMHO.
     
  4. Hubert

    Hubert Nov 14, 2019

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    I'd say, go for it! :thumbsup:
     
  5. mfriend

    mfriend Nov 15, 2019

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    thanks for all the input..... i did it!!.... been on my wrist for 2 hours :cool: and so far so good.....
    it is very cool...... i cant read the date very well, but that may be just age LOL as i cant read it very well on my other watches either......
    and to boot it was customer appreciation week at my local jewelry store....got 30% off list and they threw in a ball cap!
     
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  6. Jim Dollares

    Jim Dollares Nov 15, 2019

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    Congrats! Now we need a ton of pictures to enjoy :whistling:
     
  7. mfriend

    mfriend Nov 16, 2019

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    Her it is...... 21 hours in and still love it
     
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  8. Jim Dollares

    Jim Dollares Nov 16, 2019

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    Wow it is so bad ass, really really cool
     
  9. imagwai

    imagwai Nov 16, 2019

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    Shiny
     
  10. Mspeedster

    Mspeedster Nov 16, 2019

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    Congrats and enjoy it!
    Looks fantastic. Phantom and stealthy. :thumbsup:
     
  11. OttoWilliam

    OttoWilliam Nov 17, 2019

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    Congrats. It's really is, a super cool looking watch. :):thumbsup: