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Buying The Right Vintage Watch for You

Are you looking for old mechanical watches in Malaysia?

Buying a watch is not an easy thing, it takes a lot of process and decision-makings before purchasing a vintage watch. Although, there are quality online sources and smart watch collectors out there that will help you to choose and decide what’s best for you. Old watches represent incredible value. If you have the means to invest in vintage watches, please do so.

Do some research about that watch.

Make sure to research first before finalizing your purchase. The vintage watch market is overflowing with fakes and frankenwatches. Talk to watch collectors, and join web forums to ask about the pieces you are interested in.

Ensure that that the vintage watch is in good condition.

The condition is the most important differentiator when buying vintage watches. Original condition is always crucial. Check if the case edges are sharp or smooth. Also, you would want to have a timepiece that still has its original finish, despite all the scratches that come with old age. Then, once you get your watch, familiarize yourself with vintage watch care to maintain it.

You should talk to the seller properly

Gather all of your references before talking to the seller over the phone. There are plenty of vintage watch buying and selling forums online that you can join. On those platforms, you can meet watch collectors and individual dealers.

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