I want to get a black watch but I am afraid...
I want to get a black watch but I am afraid of the black scratching and showing the metal below. Does the black paint chip at all?
I've had the Private with the nylon band in Black for almost two years, and as long as you don't bash it against every doorway you walk through, it should be fine. Mine still looks great, because the carbide coatings Nixon uses on their pieces tends to hold up pretty well.