C60 Sapphire - Other Sizes

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Re: C60 Sapphire - Other Sizes

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Bahnstormer_vRS wrote:
Wed Mar 24, 2021 6:02 pm
That trio of watches shows what a stunner the C60 Sapphire is as a watch. :clap: :clap:

Keep it. Full stop. :thumbup: :thumbup:

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PS> It looks fine by the way. :wink: :wink:
Thank you Guy! I'm leaning towards that way :thumbup:
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I'm with everyone above. I don't think it looks too small at all. You might find yourself grabbing it when you need something a little more low profile on the wrist. I say keep it and enjoy it! :thumbup:
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Re: C60 Sapphire - Other Sizes

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When I first got mine I thought it looked small on my wrist but realized it was only perception due to the steel bezel. I had been wearing a 43mm C60 Bronze a lot before it came in.. I really enjoy it now. In your photo, I thought it fit you well I would urge you to pick up the bracelet as it really change the look and focus to the dial.
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Re: C60 Sapphire - Other Sizes

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They all look fine to me.
If I may make a suggestion...
Sometimes changing the strap (making it darker or adding some colour) can make a watch wearer larger - it's kind of an illusion on the eyes.
The post above with regards the bracelet is a good call.
However, I would also suggest that a Hybrid Blue/Orange Rubber strap might do the trick.
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Thanks for all the replies and insight. The tag and plastic wrap is off and in the garbage! It's a keeper!!! I like the suggestion of mixing up the bands to get a different perception. :thumbup:
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One other thing I have noticed as I am now wearing it consistently...I feel the watch is a little top heavy due to the 40mm diameter compared to the near 13mm height. What I mean exactly is that I feel the watch shift up to the top side when I move around. Do you think its possibly the strap or the dimensions of the watch? I currently have the hybrid strap on it but it fits perfectly like my other watches. The Aquis is a heavier watch and does not shift around like the Sapphire. Any thoughts?
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My experience with the Hybrid straps is they can take some time to conform to your wrist and you can get the effect you are talking about.
I replaced mine with a single-pass NATO and the wearing experience much improved. You might also try a sailcloth or canvas strap.
Such a cool watch, well worth an experiment or 2 which need not not cost a lot.
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The bracelet should help balance out any weight issues too. And don't you know there are 20 mm (for the 40mm case) C60 bracelets in the Nearly New section right now!
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Re: C60 Sapphire - Other Sizes

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It's an expensive option to try but I think a CW cordovan would look great on the sapphire. Blue one obviously for the blue sapphire. It's a midnight blue strap, very dark.
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