Sinn U50 photos

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Re: Sinn U50 photos

Post by dnslater » Sun Jun 28, 2020 5:22 pm

Yep, this is an epic NATO watch.

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Re: Sinn U50 photos

Post by hoppyjr » Sun Jun 28, 2020 5:30 pm

CGSshorty wrote:Much better on the NATO. I hate it on that single pass nylon strap. I’d love to see it on a Hirsch Pure.
Do you like the single pass Zulu on other stuff just not here, or don’t like them at all?

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Re: Sinn U50 photos

Post by CGSshorty » Sun Jun 28, 2020 11:51 pm

I don’t like them at all, but I think it looks particularly bad here because the watch is too small for you.
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Re: Sinn U50 photos

Post by petethegreek » Mon Jun 29, 2020 5:29 am

Nice pick up Hop and thanks for the photos.

I think this is the best looking version too. Haven’t pulled the trigger on the the U50 yet so it’s good to see real photos.

Also I think it looks great on your wrist. The watch doesn’t look too small to me.

Now the single pass nato doesn’t do the watch justice. I think a nice thick rubber strap (ISO) might be a good bet.



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Re: Sinn U50 photos

Post by hoppyjr » Mon Jun 29, 2020 7:01 am

CGSshorty wrote:I don’t like them at all, but I think it looks particularly bad here because the watch is too small for you.
I appreciate the honest opinion. I’m still undecided on size, but unless there is a titanium U1 coming, those are just too heavy for my comfort.

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Re: Sinn U50 photos

Post by BacoNoir » Mon Jun 29, 2020 8:33 am

hoppyjr wrote:
CGSshorty wrote:I don’t like them at all, but I think it looks particularly bad here because the watch is too small for you.
I appreciate the honest opinion. I’m still undecided on size, but unless there is a titanium U1 coming, those are just too heavy for my comfort.
What is your wrist size? I love the thin profile but do wonder if the U1 would be better for me.
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Re: Sinn U50 photos

Post by hoppyjr » Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:11 am

BacoNoir wrote:
hoppyjr wrote:
CGSshorty wrote:I don’t like them at all, but I think it looks particularly bad here because the watch is too small for you.
I appreciate the honest opinion. I’m still undecided on size, but unless there is a titanium U1 coming, those are just too heavy for my comfort.
What is your wrist size? I love the thin profile but do wonder if the U1 would be better for me.
My wrist fluctuates between 7.75-8.0”

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Re: Sinn U50 photos

Post by unsub073 » Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:16 am

hoppyjr wrote:
Mon Jun 29, 2020 9:11 am
BacoNoir wrote:
hoppyjr wrote:
CGSshorty wrote:I don’t like them at all, but I think it looks particularly bad here because the watch is too small for you.
I appreciate the honest opinion. I’m still undecided on size, but unless there is a titanium U1 coming, those are just too heavy for my comfort.
What is your wrist size? I love the thin profile but do wonder if the U1 would be better for me.
My wrist fluctuates between 7.75-8.0”
I have a smaller wrist than you, and like my U1. Would the 50 be that much better? Basically do I need to dump the U1 and pick up the 50?

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Re: Sinn U50 photos

Post by hoppyjr » Mon Jun 29, 2020 10:56 am

I can’t say what anyone should do, but the U1 fit me great, I just didn’t like the thickness and weight. Keep in mind I wear on natos.

I think this will turn into a sales post.

The U50 SDR full tegimented case on strap is $2750 @ Watchbuys. Mine is on the unworn leather and no waiting....

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Re: Sinn U50 photos

Post by dnslater » Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:05 am

hoppyjr wrote:
Mon Jun 29, 2020 7:01 am
CGSshorty wrote:I don’t like them at all, but I think it looks particularly bad here because the watch is too small for you.
I appreciate the honest opinion. I’m still undecided on size, but unless there is a titanium U1 coming, those are just too heavy for my comfort.
Any more, I don't really care how a watch "looks" on my wrist.... if it isn't comfortable, I won't wear it. My grandfather did just fine with a 34mm watch in WWII. I think it looks fine on you. Super zoomed in wrist shots are misleading anyway.

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Re: Sinn U50 photos

Post by manitoujoe » Mon Jun 29, 2020 11:45 am

The Sinn T2 I got here has pretty much never left my wrist since I got it and it shares much of the same dimensions.

I flipped my U1 because it wasn’t as comfortable, too. I don’t think it looks small on your wrist myself. It’s legible AF, insanely tough, and if it’s comfortable?

It’s a keeper. But we all have the sickness. Haha


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Re: Sinn U50 photos

Post by poppydog » Tue Jun 30, 2020 8:48 pm

What a great watch, love the idea of it being a smaller U1. The only downside for me would be the square on the end of the second hand: I think I'd find it a bit distracting, looks a bit too big for the dial. Still, very nice piece, congrats
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Re: Sinn U50 photos

Post by johnh1265 » Fri Jul 03, 2020 12:14 am

Sinn T1 is one of the best and most comfortable watches I’ve ever worn,you need to sell the U1 Pro Hoppy if it’s too heavy....

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