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Thread: New release: Certina DS Super PH500m

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    Master
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    New release: Certina DS Super PH500m

    Looks nice with the orange dial and hand set....perhaps the dimensions are a little on large side?
    Priced at CHF 895~

    https://www.swatchgroup.com/en/servi...pecial-edition

    Another link:
    https://www.certina.com/en/watch/ds-...C0374071728010

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    Looks great, but how thick is the case? The original was very thick I think.
    Andy

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    Master
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    I'd imagine this to be a chonkyboi also given the width

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    I have a ds action with one of those movements are it is the most accurate mechanical I have owned. 1 or 2 seconds a day I reckon

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    Looks great and a reasonable price as well

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    Sad to see it is a screwdown caseback, when the orignal was a front loader (hence the facetted ring between crystal and bezel which they have kept for the looks).
    Otherwise it looks very tidy
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    Looks great , love the colour of the dial , very nice


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    Iíd love to see a profile pic. The current version was too flat and long for me sadly. This one looks like a cracker!


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    Hoping to try one of these in Vienna this weekend
    If theyíre available yet....

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    Quote Originally Posted by GOAT View Post
    Hoping to try one of these in Vienna this weekend
    If theyíre available yet....
    Take a picture and post it up if possible... would like to see a wrist shot... i do like the orange dial... something about orange and yellow dials :)

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    I've always wondered, is it pronounced Sertina or Chertina?

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    Shame they didn`t decide to re-issue the DS2 PH 1000M - i`d be up for one of those at this price!

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    Hopefully a great used buy very soon :)

    Got to be a better buy than a Doxa imho.
    It's just a matter of time...

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    Fairly recently bought a Certina diver, and of all my watches it is the one that has impressed me the most in terms of quality for the cash (and is about the only one normal folks ever notice and comment on, funnily enough!), so I suspect this is going to be a winner.

    Orange is a great and traditional (if there is such a thing...) colour for a diver's watch, and I have to say I love the boldness of this. Might have to find the ££££!

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    Vintage Certina divers look great, shame this one is on the large size rather than the more vintage sizes that are popular now.The case back on the original vintage DS is just brilliant.

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    Iíve had a few Certinaís now and each time Iíve sold Iíve regretted it.
    Very solidly built and whack in an 80hr power reserve whatís not to like.
    Really you could buy this watch potentially try for a discount from a grey source and sell it back on with minimal loss . Accept with this one Iíd break a habit and actually keep it.
    For those who havenít tried one on the Crown action is superb , built quality very good , lume is reasonable. All told a very good option

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    Looks cool, good for the summer


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