Popular watches that don’t do it for you?

Post Reply
User avatar
Posts: 41930
Joined: December 16th 2009, 11:00pm
Location: Oregon, Thanks for visiting! Now go back home!

Popular watches that don’t do it for you?

Post by koimaster » November 20th 2020, 1:54pm

Everyone has different tastes but there are watches it seems that many folks flock to such as Seiko, Rolex and others. Which of the popular "it" watches do nothing for you?

For me, Rolex and Seiko, Tissot and Breitling. Inflicta is not worth my mentioning as everyone already has an idea what I think of the brand.


“Your heart was warm and happy

With the lilt of Irish laughter

Every day and in every way

Now forever and ever after."
User avatar
Posts: 17111
Joined: June 12th 2010, 10:00pm
Facebook ID: 0
Location: New York City

Re: Popular watches that don’t do it for you?

Post by TemerityB » November 20th 2020, 5:19pm

labman wrote:
November 20th 2020, 4:53pm
Any watch brand I can't afford and want

⬆️⬆️⬆️ Awesome honesty!

Hublot, Panerai, Bvlgari, Cartier, Glycine, off the top of my head. Nothing wrong with 'em, they just don't "do it for me."
WatchGeeks will go down in watch forum history as the worst watch related site that existed. Trolls, threats, bannings, and owners and sponsors talking out of their collective asses to fleece people out of hard earned money. - Koimaster
bbattle (Online)
Senior Member & WIS
Posts: 1082
Joined: July 11th 2019, 2:51pm
Facebook ID: 0

Re: Popular watches that don’t do it for you?

Post by bbattle » November 20th 2020, 5:45pm

Rolex, Casio G-Shock, smartwatches.

Rolexes are very nice watches but the only reason the vast majority of Rolex wearers bought their watch in the first place is so people would see them wearing a Rolex.

The Casio G-Shock is information overload in a watch built for Invicta fans.

Smartwatches are on my list because it's yet another way to tie you down to a cellphone.
User avatar
Founding Member & Master of Time
Posts: 1209
Joined: May 23rd 2013, 10:00pm
Facebook ID: 0
Location: Too Far South, Floriduh

Re: Popular watches that don’t do it for you?

Post by MAX » November 21st 2020, 6:59am

biglove wrote:
November 20th 2020, 6:12pm
Not brands but design elements: open-heart, see through dial, crown guard locks.
Yes, this!

I dont think I would rule out any watch on brand alone.
NRPI here.

“Begin at the beginning," the King said, very gravely, "and go on till you come to the end: then stop.”
Post Reply

Return to “General Watch talk”

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: DocKlock and 2 guests