Many years ago I was contacted by a gentleman who found a watch he liked on E-Bay but wanted it in 18K RED GOLD. So he commissioned me to make this case to house the movement and to have all functions operational. The original stainless steel case was made in a factory having all the precision machinery at their disposal. Having only my hand tools I had to improvise to achieve the result pictured here. The wrist shot will give you the idea of the size of this watch and how it looked with the bracelet which I was commissioned to make later.
I FINALLY got a custom-made deployant buckle from Igor, 18K WG with my choice of engraving, and I was THRILLED with the result — prompt, honest, courteous service. I recommend him without reservation.
I bought 2 watches from Igor over the past 6 months and it is a pleasure to deal with him. Igor is knowledgeable, accepts all questions and always replies quickly. I recommend him for sure
Just completed a deal on a 1680 as an international buyer with Igor at www.afinewatch.com . He maintained great communications, had a polite and informed manner and came through with a nice watch for the cash I paid. A trustworthy guy…….!
Just completed a deal with Igor, and may I say It couldn’t have gone smoother. Delivery from the US to the UK was simply stunning. Have no worries dealing with this gentleman.
Completed a very smooth transatlantic deal with Igor. he goes the extra mile for his customers,very professional. kind regards.
Igor is good as gold ( no pun intended, well maybe a little one)
I recently purchased a gold GMT from Igor and both the watch and communication with Igor were top notch.
no issues with Igor.
Have bought 1803, Bubbleback and WG 18239, all working well.
Great communication, reliable and dependable.
Red Karat Fox