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  1. THJunkie

    THJunkie Oct 15, 2020

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    Ditto all who’ve hailed the anthracite. TH have done a few in that colour and they are all winners. Certainly my pick of the ‘160 bunch’ - aside from the goldfish bowls of course :D

    also agree with comments about the 12 position for the date. Almost as bad in design/function terms as when Omega did same with moon-phase on the Speedy!
     
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  2. Hubert

    Hubert Oct 15, 2020

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    POLL TIME!
    Blue or White?
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  3. Albert-AMG

    Albert-AMG Oct 15, 2020

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    It’s not easy, but white for me please! ;)
     
  4. kappa_md

    kappa_md Oct 15, 2020

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    Silver :D:D:D
     
  5. kappa_md

    kappa_md Oct 15, 2020

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    Does this come in a special box / package since it is a TH 160th Anniversary LE? ::confused2::
     
  6. Hubert

    Hubert Oct 15, 2020

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    For MONTHS, I've been dead set on the white/silver, from the renders. But now that I see the blue, I am beginning to change my mind!
     
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  7. Hubert

    Hubert Oct 15, 2020

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    Unfortunately, I don't think these do.
     
  8. kappa_md

    kappa_md Oct 15, 2020

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    I’d probably wait and see the next color combination for the Carrera Sports! ;)

    Congrats sir @Hubert :thumbsup: Another leaf / feather in your laurel / cap :cool:
     
  9. Hubert

    Hubert Oct 15, 2020

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    I haven't ordered yet. I'm still leaning towards the white/silver, but I can see myself going for the blue too! :confused:
     
  10. kappa_md

    kappa_md Oct 15, 2020

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    If you ordered the two colors (silver & blue dials), then you have no choice but to complete them and get the Carrera Montreal as well :D:D ;);)
     
  11. Hubert

    Hubert Oct 15, 2020

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    That's the other one in contention! ;)
     
  12. Calibre11

    Calibre11 Editor of Calibre11.com Staff Member Oct 15, 2020

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    Yes it does come in a "special box designed to celebrate TAG Heuer's 160th Anniversary"- I assume the same as the Carrera Silver and Montreal Editions
     
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  13. Mr_Orange

    Mr_Orange Oct 15, 2020

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  14. Jim Dollares

    Jim Dollares Oct 15, 2020

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    Blue Hubert :thumbsup:
     
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  15. Hubert

    Hubert Oct 16, 2020

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    Great! That must have been a recent development.
     
  16. Yago

    Yago Oct 16, 2020

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    White/silver
     
  17. Mspeedster

    Mspeedster Oct 16, 2020

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    One of the reasons I don't care for the Blue is it has a "nautical" look to me. This is caused by the hour markers being juxtaposed between the blue dial and white outer ring, reminding me of a ships steering wheel. LOL

    The white panda is much cleaner and has more of that "racing" vibe.
     
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  18. Hubert

    Hubert Oct 16, 2020

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    What I dislike about the white/silver is the patchy seconds subdial, This is much less glaring on the blue.
     
  19. Mspeedster

    Mspeedster Oct 16, 2020

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    Well, then get the Carrera Montreal. That would be my pick over either of these. :)
     
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  20. imagwai

    imagwai Oct 16, 2020

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    I always like a blue watch but I think white takes this one. Better balance and proportions in my opinion. The white minute track on the blue doesn't work for me. Maybe it's too wide. Dial ends up looking a bit cramped.