The Rolex Submariner is recognized by many as the famous sleek looking watch that is featured in the James Bond films. Rolex is a legendary company in its own merit and owning a Rolex Submariner is every guys dream. The Rolex Submariner started in the 1950's as the first diver watch that can withstand the pressure of diving. The original Submariner from the 50's and 60's did not have the crown guard that we see today on the more bulky and sturdy versions of the Rolex Submariner.
Some say that the Rolex Submariner is the first Rolex one should own as he enters the collecting world. It is for sure an excellent starting point.