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Top Swiss fake Breitling’s eager new custodian, Ernest Schneider, jumped at the opportunity. By 1984, the Breitling Chronomat replica watches Paypal marked not only a 100th anniversary for the aeronautic pioneer of Swiss watchmaking, but also hope for the Valjoux 7750 automatic chronograph movement ticking inside – a now-ubiquitous workhorse of the industry.
Reliable, precise and no-nonsense, the cheap fake Breitling Chronomat first found favour with pilots, but its bold, luxurious aesthetic soon attracted the wolves of Wall Street. And now here we are, nearly 40 years on, back in love with trusty, never-obsolete, soulful mechanics.
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