Rolex GMT-Master II 126711 Root Beer -The Rebirth of an Icon
The combination of gold and steel on a Rolex watch is something that has existed from Rolex for a long time. In fact, Rolex introduced two-tone as well as its own name for the combination (Rolesor) in the 1930s. And while full steel or full gold have been the best options in most people’s eyes, two-tone has gotten very trendy and in-fashion in recent times.
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Rolex Bracelet Reference Numbers
Rolex uses reference numbers to make it easier to reference a specific watch model or part.
When you have as many models and bracelets as Rolex, having a numeric way to organize and reference them is crucial.
If you are unfamiliar with the Rolex reference numbers for the watches, we recommend that you read our Rolex reference number guide.
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Rolex Submariner Ceramic Dial Variations
Many of Rolex’s models are manufactured for years and years under the same reference, with no real visible change. This is mostly true to Rolex’s modern watches, as many of Rolex’s vintage watches have received notable updates during the course of its production without changing the reference number. Take, for example, the Submariner 14060 which changed from tritium to Luminova, to Superluminova, to having an engraved rehaut, to having both two and four lines of text. That is a lot of changes to a watch that kept the same reference number…
But many of Rolex’s watches receive updates and changes so small that they are barely visible to the untrained individual. And certainly too small for Rolex to update the reference number.
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Rolex Jubilee Bracelet: Complete Guide
The bracelet on which a watch is on actually plays an important role in how the watch looks and wears.
Over the years, Rolex has made some designs of watches that have become true icons, but over time, Rolex’s bracelets have also come to become loved, iconic, and appreciated watch bracelet thanks to their design, comfort, and look.
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When did Rolex Change to Sapphire crystal? A Guide to Rolex Crystals
Today, the vast major of high-end watches use sapphire crystals due to the benefits they bring to a watch. They are virtually scratch-proof, they are durable, and they will last for lifetimes most of the time.
But the fact is that the watch industry, or Rolex, has not used sapphire crystals forever. In fact, for the majority of the time watches have been manufactured, they have used other materials than sapphire crystal.
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What is Rolex Oystersteel? Here’s the Answer
Most watches are today manufactured in stainless steel. It is the go-to material for most manufacturers for several reasons. Steel is cheap, it is easy to work with, and it is strong and durable.
Every day, your watch comes in contact with sweat and moisture from your wrist, and occasionally perhaps also water if you go swimming with it. If you look at some older Rolex watches, a common issue with these is that the steel has started to corrode on the inside of the case on certain parts.
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Rolex Country Codes: a Complete Guide
Did you know that on the certificate/warranty card of your Rolex watch, there is a three-digit number? Did you know that Rolex uses country codes to refer to a specific country?
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Where are Rolex Watches Made?
Like all luxury watch companies, Rolex manufactures its watches in Switzerland. This can be seen by the small printing at the bottom of each Rolex dial, as well as most other swiss-made watches. On the dial, you will find the small yet important print ”Swiss Made”
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How to Spot a Fake Rolex: The Ultimate Guide
Rolex is the most well-known luxury brand in the world. It has established an enormously powerful brand that people from all age groups know as one of the most luxurious watch brands in the world.
Known for its precision timepieces, and for being a reliable piece of jewelry which keeps ticking generation after generation, Rolex has become the ultimate symbol of success and luxury.
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Rolex Parts, Accessories, and Merchandise for Sale
Millenary Watches is happy to announce that we now sell Rolex parts, accessories, and merchandise, which can be found in our accessories section on MillenaryWatches.com
We have now opened an Accessories section on our site where we sell an array of authentic, OEM watch-related ROLEX parts, merchandise, and collectible accessories.
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