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  1. Casio Solar Charging (Tough Solar) and Power saving

    Casio G-Shock
    Hello everyone. I own several Casio watches with the Tough Solar feature. - STL-S100H-1AVCF - W-S220-1BVCF - LCW-M100DSE-2AER - GW-S5600-1JF As you know, there is a power saver feature on these watches where the watch display goes off (in the case of the LCW-M100DSE-2AER, the second hand also...
  2. Seiko SRP707K1 Lume

    Hello, I recently acquired a Seiko SRP707K1, it has lume on the hour markers and the hands. It works and all, but at very poor time. I tried charging with LED flashlight from my iPhone. Tried using a lamp, and also sun light. For about 15-20 mins. Lume lights for about 30 mins and completely...
  3. Super Basic Lighting How-To for Shooting Your Watch

    Public Forum
    I posted this information elsewhere in response to questions I received about these photos of the Erroyl Heritage Rose (seen here with a different strap choice that I tried on a whim... and love)... The question was about how I shot these, and the answer is simply with an iPhone and some...
  4. Does Anti-reflective coating promote/prevent dial fading over time?

    Public Forum
    I have a Steinhart OVM with a double anti-reflective coating and would love to see the dial fade in 10-20 years like many of the vintage watches we see today. Will the anti-reflective coating prevent this? Or maybe speed it up due to more light being absorbed through the crystal?
  5. Awesome gift idea. Much cheaper than some other brands. Very easy to clasp, unlike some similar watc

    Affordable watches
    The precision of the details in the watch is incredible. I did not expect such a fine crafted product in wood. Very light in weight and the clasp is very well engineered. I get compliments every time I wear it and it goes with just about anything . I have a very large wrist and I didn't even...
  6. Metal dress watch with digital display and light

    Digital & ABC watches
    I realize that I will be made fun of for this, but my tastes and needs are very specific. I want to know if anyone knows of a watch that has a sleek metal body and band, but has a digital display (hence NO TICKING!!), with a button for a light (to make those nigh-time bathroom trips...
  7. Orient Flash Review!

    Orient watch reviews
    Hey Folks! I'm new here, but I just wanted to share my thoughts on my most recent addition to my very small collection: the Orient Flash. The watch is a reissue from the "Fukkoku" series, and is exclusively sold in Japan, but I managed to snag it via Rakuten. I've seen very little on Watchuseek...
  8. Simple, durable, rugged, light and not too expensive - can it be done - recommend please

    Affordable watches
    Hi All, I have had a good search through past topics so have some ideas, but really need pointing in the right direction. I need a watch that has the following attributes - with a "want score" next to each one. 1. Light weight 8 Points - I don't really want to know I am wearing it. 2...
  9. FS: Skagen 958XLBLN

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Up for sale is a Skagen 958XLBLN that I purchased when I dropped a watch up for servicing on the 5th of January, 2012. I paid $100 for it at the time, asking $65 Shipped. I have only work it about a dozen times, but the leather strap is the softest I have ever felt. Original box, warrenty...
  10. Where to find the G light button on 6900 g-shocks? Please Help!

    Casio G-Shock
    Hi, I'm wondering where I can find the light buttons (G button) replacement parts. I've spent some time searching but I couldn't find any. My dw6900fs-8 was ruined after I tried to dye it and I'm not sure why the color came out like funky brown-ish burnt (same thing both times when I tried black...
  11. New to the forum, Just a quick question

    Public Forum
    Just wanted to stop and say hello, I’m new here just started my collection just picked up my 3rd watch so I’m a noob compare to most of you on this forum. Just a quick question, I just purchased a Sicuro upright watch case and I added a 20w halogen picture light to it my question is if I have...
  12. Need Help with my G-9200-BL light button

    Casio G-Shock
    my men in blue earth Riseman has tilted light (G button)..when I'm looking from the bottom of the G button side. I don't know which side of the button lifted...I just bought this watch. Can this affect the watch water resistance or something else? and how do I fix it...thanks
  13. OCEAN7/AirNautic LED Keychain Flashlight - Mini Review

    A couple of weeks ago I received a little surprise from OCEAN7 & AirNautic LED key chain flashlight. As many of you know, sometimes it's a little hard to get a decent charge on your watches (especially those with anything other than C3 on them) and this little LED light will help you...
  14. Cool backlights?

    Public Forum
    I was wondering if anyone here could point out some watches with cool backlights. Most backlights I've seen have been either blue or green. I know there are other colors/cool effects but I haven't seen them.