There is a simple that as time goes by, more of us are becoming perfectionists. This is for a certain thing when we are able to pursue better and better physical enjoyment, especially the rising of luxury products market, and the replica industry comes along. Here I am going to share some ideas of what kind of preparations we should make before start such kind of purchase.
First of all, we should bear in mind that even genuine watches can come with defects. Not all of them are perfect, which has been documented on various genuine watch forums. If you're looking for perfection, buying a replica product is the wrong hobby for you. So on the other hand, if you enjoy it as a challenge, then this could be a good hobby for you.
Vintage car restorers will often use "replica" parts to rebuild their dream car, some of us just start off with the replica parts and add genuine to them. If going that route, doing your homework will be even more important as there are some replicas that will accept genuine parts without much work, where others will not.
There is no supplier and very few sellers if any are going to hand you a perfect replica, although such work is always been exaggerated. Replica watch manufacturers are in the business of producing products, sellers are in the business of selling them. That's how they make a profit, which enables them to continue to offer the proper service they should do. But no matter how they make a profit, we need to confirm that there is to offer several versions of the same popular watch, then reissue that watch in several more "updated" versions. It's rare that a cheap replica watch should be the best and most accurate version.
Replica watch factories are just as that, their job is to produce a replica that copying the real thing, not to re-create the real thing. This means that chances are real good that your watch will not be water proof, and may have some other issues when you get it. Keep this in mind when building such hobby. Furthermore, It's another good idea to have some local watchsmith check the crystal to ensure it's pressed in properly and check your bracelet links to make sure they're nice and tight, and to make sure there is no any hidden critical defects.
Finally, it's wise to ask others to decide which watch is right for you, just as asking someone to pick out your underwear. Others suggestions are always quite helpful for us. Most people already have an idea what works for them and what doesn't, but we need someone help us make the final decision. And it's necessary to read more and learn more from those experienced pioneers.