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Hi everyone. Looking for some opinions please.


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Greetings everybody

I’ve just joined this forum and would love some thoughts on my next purchase. 
I currently own a Rolex Datejust which I bought new in 1998 and an Omega Planet Ocean, which I purchased new in 2010. I’d like to add to my collection and have seen some cracking prices for the Omega Speedmaster (Sapphire Sandwich) and the Chopard Mille Miglia XL 2016. I don’t know much about Chopard, but the looks are appealing to me. The Speedmaster, I think, speaks for itself.  
I would welcome anyone’s thoughts on these please. 
Thanks in advance. 

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I sometimes feel like abandoning the familiar classics in favour of something a bit different but although the Chopard is undoubtedly a fine watch, it just doesn't appeal to me aesthetically in the same way as the Speedmaster. The Chopard is a big watch yet even with that 46mm case, the dial seems choc-a-bloc... It just does not have the elemental feel of the Omega - a watch that remains sublime; giving neither too much or too little.

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On 05/08/2020 at 16:55, Jungleted said:

Thanks for the welcome and replies. I’ve just found out I’m being made redundant so have put the purchase on hold. I have decided upon the Omega though. Cheers

Oh bugger!  Sorry to hear your bad news, I hope you get sorted soon.

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