What is a Rolex 16610 T?

What is a Rolex 16610 T?

The reference 16610 was introduced in 1989 and is the date model Submariner. It was produced until 2010 when it was replaced by reference 116610 with larger case and ceramic bezel. This watch features an aluminum bezel, narrower lugs, pierced lugs and narrower crown guards compared to its successor.

Is 16610 a good watch?

Replacing the aluminum bezel insert of the 16610 can make it more “affordable” but doesn’t take away its value. The watch is a masterpiece in its own right, being a true collector’s sought-after dream. So if you’re looking for an incredible vintage watch, the Submariner 16610 is a must-have!

When was Rolex 16610 discontinued?

The Rolex Submariner 16610 was first introduced in 1989 as a Date model with a water resistance of 300 meters (1000 feet). This particular model was produced until 2010 when it was discontinued and replaced with the Submariner Date 116610 model.

When did the submariner go to 300m?

Rolex Submariner

Rolex Submariner-Date model 16610, with a water resistance of 300 meters (1000 feet). Model 16610 was produced from the year 1987 to 2010.
Type Automatic
Display Analogue
Introduced 1953

What is Submariner watch?

The Oyster Perpetual Submariner is a reference among divers’ watches; it is the watch that unlocked the deep. Launched in 1953, the Submariner was the first divers’ wristwatch waterproof to a depth of 100 metres (330 feet).

When did Submariner get engraved rehaut?

From 2004, Rolex started to engrave the serial numbers on the rehaut of the watch – the steel section on the outside edge of the dial just below the sapphire crystal, and from 2010 Rolex introduced this with their newer version of laser engraving the random serial numbers as is the case with this Rolex Submariner.

How many Rolex Submariners are there?

Current models

Model number Model Production
124060 Submariner 41 mm 2020–present
126610LV Submariner Date 41 mm
126613LB Submariner Date 41 mm
126613LN Submariner Date 41 mm