Rolex Explorer I and Rolex Explorer IIDecember 15, 2020
The Replica Rolex Explorer, named in honor of Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay in 1953 in honor of their monumental climb of Mount Everest, is one of the most sought after pre-owned Rolex watches in the world.
The explorer watches of Rolex include the Explorer I and Explorer II watches with the GMT Master and Milgauss also being excellent multipurpose watches. Currently it is the Rolex Deepsea, the best diving watch in the world for mixed gas diving. The Women’s selection includes such notable pieces as the Datejust Lady
People tend to want buy a Rolex for one of the following main reasons: to celebrate an achievement , to own a watch that appears to hold value, to communicate a level of career or life success, to own a luxury watch that is a simple choice, or to wear a timepiece with a lot of history. Most of their watch models would satisfy each of these needs.
Stainless Steel Rolex Oyster Perpetual 26 (photo: Rolex) Strictly speaking, the Rolex Oyster Perpetual 26 in stainless steel shown in the photo above is the cheapest of the new model configurations you can buy from an Authorized Dealer. The Black Bay Bronze retails for approximately $3,975 US, making is more affordable than a new Rolex.
The best place to buy a Rolex watch is through an authorized dealer. For the best price, you will do better buying used, from a watch broker or jewelry store that specializes in used luxury watches. You can find “grey” market watches at discounts, but do your homework. There is an expression “buy the seller”.
The Rolex Explorer I, named in honor of Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay in 1953 in honor of their monumental climb of Mount Everest, is one of the most sought after pre-owned Rolex watches in the world.
The Rolex Explorer models Discover the Explorer models. Designed for the extremes, these Rolex tool watches were created to tell time accurately, whatever the circumstances.
The Rolex Explorer II first saw the light of day in 1953. Its name and debut year are no coincidence: Only a few months prior, Sir Edmund Hillary and Tenzing Norgay had made history as the first individuals to summit Mount Everest. Rolex had outfitted the two adventurers with the Rolex Oyster Perpetual for test purposes.
The Explorer is one pure unit of Rolex sport watch. The Explorer’s timeline establishes it as a category-defining model, and while the Explorer has evolved over the past half-century, the core formula is one of everyday versatility, thoughtful simplicity, and steadfast reliability.