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vinn3 last won the day on January 17 2018

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  1. vinn3

    What Tissot watch is this??

    good show! screw drivers; very importent for any watch work. inexpencive or high dollar, you should read up or video on screw driver sharpening. vin
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    How to remove clock hands?

    levers are good, you can use 2 table knives, but pretect the dial first. i use a calling card. vin
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    New member from Worthing, UK

    welcome to a fine forum. watches are a good hobby espesialy if you have mechanical aptitude. vin
  4. how about a photo of the battery area.
  5. keep up the good work ! check the balance cock and staff end shake. vin
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    New Collector at Large

    welcome Justin; its good to collect, most of my collection is "repairables' ". vin
  7. Mark; welcome to the forum. good show, " accentual repair" that often happens. vin '
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    Timex Camper Restoration

    timex radioactive dials. still repairable if you are carfull. vin
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    Timex Camper Restoration

    there were lots of Timex of that style in the U S military - 1968 - some made with 17 jewels and radioactive dials. see my photo gallery. vin
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    Problem Removing Movement

    I use leverage rather than pulling. vin
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    Buying Tools in Canaca

    welcome to the forum. you can buy new and used watch tools on the internet - like - Amazon. vin
  12. looks like base metal or stainless.
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    homemade cleaning machine ?

    the ultrasonic could damage the pivots, put them in a mesh basket suspended into cleaner, vin
  14. "let down the main spring" there are several ways to do this. first find the ratchet paul or click. vin
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    a good cleaner is alcohol! find it at rhe chemists shop. vin