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    Things that would be awesome but will sadly probably never happen

    1. Patek Philippe licence Indiglo technology from Timex and add it to all their watches

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    Display back for Rolex sport models. Be nice if I could see this once in a while....

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    Rolex releaseing a new range of HAQ models.
    G-Shock: GW3000B-1A
    Rolex: Submariner 14060M
    Accurist: 1961 Shockmaster (Gold) & 1965 Shockmaster (Steel)
    Omega: Speedmaster Professional 3570.50.00
    Meistersinger: Perigraph AM1002
    Ben Sherman: S489.OOBS
    Rotary: 1990 Quartz (Gold)
    Steinhart: Ocean GMT 39mm
    Certina: DS Super PH500M & DS PH200M
    Timex: MKI Mechanical

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    Eco-Drive solar charging on a Precisionist hi-frequency quartz, with the high accuracy of the first series Precisionists, and with normal sized less funky designs.
    Too many watches, not enough wrists.

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    The practical stuff:

    1) More chronographs used thinner movements (like Ebel's 137). I'd still have my Chronoris if it wasn't quite as tall.
    2) All but the most expensive dress watches had drilled lugs - Thanks for being sensible Grand Seiko.
    3) Every bracelet had something like Rolex's Easylink extension...I could see this happening one day.
    4) Field watches used acrylic crystals.

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    me and a bunch of luxury watches.. dozens of Rolex and Grand seiko...

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    oh, you mean in the watch industry?
    - then a luxury automatic that would never need costly maintenance...

    - or... mechanical/automatic Diver G-Shock..

    - affordable ($300-500) Rolex...

    - inexpensive seiko spring-drive.
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    Longines rightly takes its place above Omega within Swatch...

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    A 43mm automatic chronograph with 100m WR or better, screw down crown and pushers, good lume, dive bezel, around $600.

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