I bought a Favre Leuba watch on eBay for $20 with a Cal 253 movement. I am going to take it apart, clean, oil for practice. I will also replace the hands and maybe put some lume on the markers.
Does anyone have a Caliber 253 teardown guide/images/instructions--looked online and didn't find...
One of my favourite historic brands, Favre-Leuba is back!
Their new site is quite difficult to navigate, but I managed to find their new collection:
No idea what movements they're using; looks like they're keeping quiet about it. Fingers crossed for something in-house and...
This is a rare Favre Leuba Daymatic in excellent condition. The original dial looks in mint shape, and my poor photography doesn't do it justice. It is all original, including the original Favre Leuba crystal with date magnifier. The crown and case back are signed. It's running smoothly and I'm...
My dad got an old watch, and I would really like more information about it.
The dail says "Leuba Louis Geneve" and the back "SWISS H-681"
If anyone got some information about the watch or the company my dad will be really happy!
Already thanks, here are some pictures:
I don't know if this is the appropriate place to post this. (Mods?)
I could not post this on the Favre Leuba forum since it is closed. I had posted a Antique Rolex a few days back seeking advise. I have stumbled upon another prestigious brand of yesteryear from my grand dad's...
Can you please take a look at these pictures of my new Favre Leuba Twin Power - it's in such clean condition I'm starting to have my doubts about it. The white hands, particularly, seem a little odd.
Is it old (60's, 70's)? or is it brand new and fake..? :-(
also.. the winder...
Does anyone have a BAPIC Submariner World Timer for sale?
I saw this watch recently on eBay and was outbid by someone in the last 2 seconds!
I fell in love with the watch and would really like to find one.