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HI, I'm Mike and live in the south of England, an electrical engineer, semi-retired, worked on antique clock repair for a number of years and now into watches. The only concession I make for electronic watches is Citizen. Excellent engineering. Other than that they must me mechanical.

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Hi Mike, Citizen are excellent but so are Pulsar and Seiko. Good Pulsar, then expect around 3-5 Sec`s PA. Problem is that old mechanical watches are getting worn out and spares are very difficult. Very few have been serviced for many years. Anyway, well done and keep it up. I live in Hampshire. Mark Lovick is the watch guru and presents superb repairs and tutorials. I watch him on U Tube regularly. There is little help around here for amateurs so Marks video`s are a real help. Best regards, Mike.

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Hi Mike

Thanks for responding, its like a voice from the wilderness when you are new to a site. I mentioned citizen particularly because of the eco light power source and the radio driven time correction which occurs every 24 hours, very clever. However you are not wrong with complements to Seiko and pulsar.

I've just completed Mark's level 1 and level 2 watch repair courses. excellent. Looking forward to level 3. Regards Mike.

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