"Dornblueth & Sohn Calibre 99.1"
Verified Owner Comments: Exceeded my every expectation. After a lot of research, I had high (likely unrealistic) expectations for this watch, and I am glad to report it exceeded all of them and more. The size is accurate on the site, it is a little large, BUT the case fits the movement, meaning there is no wasted space. As a result, you appreciate the size for being function over form. It is very comfortable (no sharp edges, crown does not dig into your wrist). The case if beautifully made, with a mixture of brushed and polished surfaces. The crown is really well designed, and makes winding a joy. The dial is absolutely spectacular! Beautiful iridescent silver finish, discreet name and Made in Germany text, and perfect railroad chapter rings. The numerals are applied (not printed on the dial) and the hands are beautifully blued and have a nice shape. Lots of little details that add up to something special. The strap is very nice. Black alligator with a... - more details
Verified Owner Comments: This is a very special time piece.
You can see the beauty in it simplicity and craftsmanship. Knowing that the pieces are done by hand also adds to its amazing character. I have removed the black strap that came with it, and I opted for a Greg S strap that I was able to customize to the leather and stitching that I wanted.
I could not be happier with this watch or the service I received during my purchase.
Verified Owner Comments: I considered a Dornbluth watch for several years and decided to order one from WatchBuys. The watch is great, with beautiful hand finishing and a classic look and feel.