Archived posting to the Leica Users Group, 2000/09/16

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Subject: Re: [Leica] wristwatches
From: Javier Perez <>
Date: Sat, 16 Sep 2000 23:41:54 -0400
References: <>

What do you mean by heavy wear on the movement? wrote:

> In a message dated 9/15/00 10:35:38 PM Eastern Daylight Time,
> writes:
> << Rolex makes a big deal about the "chronometer" certification, but anyone
>  who actually owns one will tell you that compared to today's cheap
>  quartz watches they aren't very accurate.  At least mine isn't.  Still,
>  they are a marvel of beauty and craftsmanship and salesmanship and hype
>  and certainly an icon. >>
> If you can afford to buy such a watch, you can afford to get it CLA'd.  Go
> for it!  My high grade watches, unless they have had heavy wear on the
> movement, have all kept time within 10 seconds a day, in actual use.
> Joe Sobel

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