Saturday, August 30, 2008

Before and After Restoration

This is a 1960s Gents Swiss watch prior to Restoration..........

Issues: Can keep winding non-stop and the second hands are not moving, the watch crystals is in terrible condition.

Issues: The crown is worn out and can be pull out totally......

After be continued.......

Here are the results after the restoration...........thank you to that old retired watchmaker....I am impressed with the workmanship and the old genuine unused swiss parts. I know the total job cost more than I have paid for.

The parts changed:

Main Spring

Swiss Watch Crystal

Lug Springs

Stem...the old one is bend.

Crown...old one being worn

On top of that he included a new black leather strap. Please comment on the results of the OH. I will let the old gentleman know about his workmanship.

General SEIKO Watch Instructions

For Calibre Numbers:

2118, 2202, 2205,2206,2406, 2415, 2418, 2706, 5246,5606, 6106, 6119, 7005, 7006 and 7019.

The below diagram show you how to locate and determine the Calibre Number of a SEIKO.

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Friday, August 29, 2008

Rolexes, Omegas and other branded watches

These watches are just the tip of the iceberg of watches I had collected over twenty odd years including those given to me by my dad.

Late 1920s to Early 1930s Solid Pink Gold Rolex

Early 1940s Solid Pink Gold Rolex

1950s Omega Stainless Steel Manual with second hand at six

Late 1950s to Early 1960s Automatic Seamaster

1910s Solid 14K Gold Pocket watch

Shanghai Gents Watches

This lot is from China, I collected them many years back. They are the 1960s and 1970s models. Some are manufactured for the military personnel.

1930s Cyma Gents

This is a piece from the 1930s, probably late 1930s going into 1940s. SOLD!!!!!

Wednesday, August 27, 2008

1950s Roamer tear drops lugs

Here is another piece:

1950s Roamer with tear drops lugs.


Friday, August 22, 2008


Circa 1930s Tudor - Everything in its original condition including the leather strap from that era.