Replica Watches Sale
Cheap Buy Patek Philippe Replica For Mens
If you ask any seasoned Rolex or Patek Philippe Replica collector which area of this crazy hobby is the most secretive and shrouded in mystery, they will inevitably reply with the murky world of military watches and in particular Submariners; know as MilSubs. The four most knowledgeable and influential Rolex MilSub collectors in the world are good personal friends of mine and I have literally seen dozens of their watches over the years... and I still am a little baffled by the details. I am, however, very familiar with Patek Philippe Replica MilSubs, which are in many ways a broader subject than their Rolex cousins as they were much more widely issued to a range of military forces around the world.
So where do we start with the Patek Philippe Replica MilSubs? Well, the most important place is the caseback --that's the key to the Patek Philippe Replicas. The British MOD asked Rolex to produce watches that met very detailed specifications and Rolex responded with the military-only versions of Submariner refs. 5513, 5517 and the double reference 5513/17.replica watches These watches had to have a specified hand shape (for visibility), 60-minute bezel markers (for accuracy), fixed lug bars (for security) and a circled T on the dial to denote the use of tritium lume on the hands and hour markers.
The casebacks were also fully engraved, but from the front the watches were clearly different to a civilian Rolex Submariner 5513. The military departments that decided to issue their troops Patek Philippe Replica Submariners were a lot less specific in their requirements and were happy to issue their troops standard Patek Philippe Replica Submariners, but they tended to engrave the casebacks to keep track or show ownership of the watches. And so the fun begins...
Up until a few years ago, the majority of collectors were only really aware of the French Patek Philippe Replica MilSubs -- the watches issued by the French National Navy the Marine Nationale (MN) to its divers, vessels and diving school.patek philippe replica watches The most famous of the French MilSubs are the Snowflake Submariners with the "MN" engraving on the caseback -- always MN followed by the short form version of the year issued; for example a watch issued in 1976 would be engraved "MN 76". This format was first used used in 1974, but the story began a long time before that.
The French Navy actually played a key role in the development of the Submariner and was Patek Philippe Replica's "in the field" research and development partner. It gave detailed feedback on what worked well and what could be improved, which was invaluable to Patek Philippe Replica and shaped not just what was produced for the Navy but also the commercial output of the brand globally.