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Ming 27.01

Post by Racer-X » May 1st 2020, 11:25am

"Since the inception of the brand in 2017, with the inaugural 17.01 model, renowned photographer Ming Thein has turned out to be also quite an impressive designer and watch entrepreneur, creating a brand with a consistent style and development. 2020 marks a new step for Ming Watches, which is introducing its second-generation design language and, coincidentally, a new watch. Leaner, dressier and beautifully finished, Ming has undergone an earnest exercise in reduction and restraint. So here’s the slimmest and sleekest watch in his repertoire, the new Ming 27.01."


https://monochrome-watches.com/ming-27- ... ing-price/

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Re: Ming 27.01

Post by bbattle » May 1st 2020, 2:06pm

Man, I hate reading about a watch, soaking in all the details and thinking about how to get one delivered without "She who must be obeyed" finding out, and then seeing the unobtanium price at the end of the review.

That watch is very nice. Maybe if they would not limit it to 125 and not go so far with dressing up the innards, I could see myself buying one.
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Re: Ming 27.01

Post by MKTheVintageBloke » May 1st 2020, 3:07pm

Almost 4K CHF for a skeletonized Peseux with blackened bridges. Right. Somebody call Flash-fucking-Gordon, there's a loopy fucking Ming in need of a walloping.
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Post by Datsun240Z71 » May 2nd 2020, 3:58am

bbattle wrote:
May 1st 2020, 2:06pm
Man, I hate reading about a watch, soaking in all the details and thinking about how to get one delivered without "She who must be obeyed" finding out, and then seeing the unobtanium price at the end of the review.

That watch is very nice. Maybe if they would not limit it to 125 and not go so far with dressing up the innards, I could see myself buying one.
I agree. Really like that, but not the price.
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Re: Ming 27.01

Post by Falstaff » May 3rd 2020, 9:56am

MKTheVintageBloke wrote:
May 1st 2020, 3:07pm
Almost 4K CHF for a skeletonized Peseux with blackened bridges. Right. Somebody call Flash-fucking-Gordon, there's a loopy fucking Ming in need of a walloping.
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