In the history of the famous Rolex, there’s a collection that few people know. It is Turn-O-Graph. It has important status in the history of Rolex as it is exactly the creator of Rolex instrument watches. The first Turn-O-Graph appeared in front of the public was Ref.6202. As you know, the famous Submariner Ref.6204 was launched in 1954.
As the first model with a rotatable bezel that Rolex officially launched, the Rolex Turn-O-Graph copy watch with black dial features a black aluminium. The classical triangle symbol has been set at 12 o’clock position. It is also very convenient to the watch lovers to accomplish the chronograph function. Rolex called it as “time recorder”.
The second one is the first Turn-O-Graph with date window in the history. The perfect Rolex knockoff watch features a 36 mm case. This model looks much more elegant than the previous Ref.6202.
Now more and more watches lovers are getting interested in vintage Rolex watches. During the research of these perfect fake Rolex watches, you may find some interesting historical document. For example, this is a recall documents regarding Rolex Pepsi.
In 1959, Rolex issued a statement through its authorized dealer in United States, aiming to explain the reason why the GMT-Master Ref.6542 had been recalled. The bezel of the black dial copy Rolex GMT-Master is Bakelite and the Sr-90 inside is radioactivity.
Under the doubt of Atomic Energy Commission, Rolex decided to recall the batch of these watches and change them into aluminum. That maybe the reason why the Ref.6542 with Bakelite bezel is so rare.