|Condition: (What's This?)||Excellent|
|Model: ||Submariner 16800|
|Serial/Year:||8,9XX,XXX - 1987|
|Features:||Automatic 3035 movement w/ date, waterproof screw-down crown, aged uni-directional rotatable time-lapse diver's bezel, scratch-resistant sapphire crystal|
|Case:||Stainless steel (40mm)|
|Dial:||Black w/ tritium markers and hands|
|Bracelet:||Stainless Steel Oyster w/ Oysterlock clasp|
|Box & Papers:||Original Rolex box and Bob's Certificate of Authenticity|
|Comments:||This Rolex Submariner 16800 comes w/ Bob's 3 day satisfaction guarantee and one year warranty|
Rolex aficionados often refer to the Submariner reference 16800 as a transitional model because it was the first sports watch in the Rolex lineup to include a scratch-resistant sapphire crystal and an updated calibre 3035 self-winding movement. integral to the evolution of the Submariner, reference 16800 is a great addition to any Rolex collection. Rolex collectors will also appreciate the classic style of the case, featuring the addition of a black unidirectional bezel and a matching black dial. The bezel offers 60-minute increments and serrated edges, allowing the wearer to measure diving times and decompression stops reliably. Contrasting hour markers and sweeping hands pop against the black dial, allowing the wearer to keep perfect time while in the dark waters of the ocean. A strong Oyster bracelet, Oysterlock clasp, and waterproof Oyster case increase its underwater functionality, making the Submariner the perfect tool for professional divers.
*All Pre-Owned Rolex watches are guaranteed to be 100% genuine and certified authentic. Certificates are issued by WatchCSA, the industry's leading independent authority on watch authentication. WatchCSA Certified Pre-Owned certificates are provided for an additional fee at checkout. All watches are shipped to fit the average size wrist (7 1/4" - 7 1/2" for men and 6 1/4" - 6 1/2" for women). Additional links can be purchased if needed.
Watch was in condition as pictured and described. Some major dents and scuffs on the bracelet/end-link were hidden well by the lighting but were very noticeable in person. Overall the watch was in great shape for the age.
The watch is in great condition and comes with box and papers and was priced well.
First time investing in a timepiece. Go forward without fear,doubt or stress. No regrets cant wait to do it again!!! Watch created in my birth year!! Arrived on my bday. Perfect customer service, Thank-you Stacy!!!!!
I’ve bought multiple modern pieces from Bob’s and had a great experience every time. I’ve been looking to buy a birth year Rolex for awhile now and for me, that’s a late production run 16800. Couldn’t be happier with the watch and for those out there looking for a Sub, you should seriously consider the 16800. It has some great “modern” features, but holds true to a more vintage feel and elegance. Incredibly comfortable on the wrist and will undoubtedly continue to grow in value in my opinion. It’s a can’t miss buy all the way around.
Delighted to see that the watch was in excellent condition, just as described in the website.
Description was accurate, sales representative (Sarah) was helpful when comparing multiple timepieces, payment and shipment was quick and appraisal was provided promptly. Excellent experience with Bob's and adore the Rolex 16800. It's exactly what I was looking for.
I aquired an older vintage Rolex in a trade. It was going to cost a lot to refurb. Bob's offered a very fair trade in on a completely refurbed Submariner. I was very happy with service and the Submariner. A very positive experience and now the proud owner of a well running Rolex
Bob's provided excellent service even when calling them to see if my PayPal transaction had posted so I could receive my purchase the next day. I am certain that not every company's Accounting team would be so customer oriented and my experience certified that I would go nowhere else for my vintage Rolex watches.
The is as expected for a 30 year old Rolex, came with box and papers. Super fast shipping.
I purchased this black Submariner for my son as a graduation gift. It is a classic watch, great to use in a new profession or for leisure activities. My son loves it and wears it daily. Thanks, Bobs!
This is one of those watches I think every collector needs. It's not too flashy, good for everyday wear and it's a Rolex (need I say more). Very happy with my purchase.