Authenticy & Validating Rolex Watches

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In Order to verify the authenticity of any Rolex,

You will need to view these 4 point verification points used by watch experts and professional.

These areas are full proof for validating the authenticity of a Rolex.
  • The Serial #
  • The Model (reference) #
  • The Inside back id#
  • The Movement #'s (serial # and caliber) & signature

The Serial #

On all Model produced before 2007 the Serial # is located between the lugs (where the band connects to the case). The band is removed to view serial #.

The following is an example showing where the serial # is located :
Serial no. Between Lugs
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Serial no. Between Lugs

The Model (reference) #

On all Model produced before 2007 the model # is located between the top lugs (where the band connects to the case). The band is removed to view model #

The following is an example showing where the model # is located :
Model Reference No.#
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Model Reference No.#

The Inside back id#

The case id# and signature is located on the inside of the case back. The case must be opened to view the case back id# and signature

The following is an example showing where the case id # and signature is located :
The Inside back id#
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The Inside back id#

The Movement #'s (serial # and caliber) & signature

The movement #'s and signature is located on the movement. The case must be opened to view the movement #'s and signature. There are two movement #'s, caliber & another is serial # the unique to the movement (never the same as the serial # of the case) and the caliber

The following is an example showing where the movement #'s and signature is located (Picture with and without rotor so you can see numbers):
The Movement #'s (serial # and caliber) & signature
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The Movement #'s (serial # and caliber) & signature

Hope it helps all those who wish to learn

How to get your rolex Validate by simply checking these 4 things out.

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