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  1. Public Forum
    Hello everyone, I’m relatively new to the world of watches and am experiencing a possible issue with my new watch. I’ve only had it for about a month and suddenly there’s a ton of resistance if I try to manually turn my crown. So much so, that I won’t even attempt to force it and just let it be...
  2. Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    This is a catch and release. Bought this one off another about a month ago. Cool watch, but it just didn’t grab me the way I had hoped. Includes the watch, stock black leather strap, outer box, inner steel presentation box and the paperwork. There are 2 small marks on the bezel at 11 and 5...
  3. German watches
    Hi! I’m considering getting a Nomos watch to commemorate a special event, specifically one from the Ludwig family. Although my ideal choice would’ve been the “leafy hands” enamel white dial 35 mm version, the fact that it was an LE and the price made me look for alternatives and I’m stuck with...
  4. Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    I bought this in May of 2019 from an authorized dealer here in Metro Detroit. It's been worn maybe once or twice a month since then and is still in VG+ condition with no noticeable scuffs or scratches. Sale includes original box, manual, warranty card, suede Nomos strap (I only wore the strap...
  5. Watches - Dealers and Manufacturers
    Invicta Russian Diver Mechanical watch. Model 2625. Swiss made ETA 6497 manual wind. Invicta box and papers. Very good. Worldwide shipping available. Click here for more pics and info
  6. Watchmaking
    Hi all, I just acquired a brand new watch with a Sellita SW200-1 movement. I found it was very difficult to hand wind the movement to get it started. A lot of force needed by my fingertips just to grip the crown as I turned it. Do I have a bad movement? I've already contacted the company...
  7. Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Hello. Up for sale is my mint Limited Edition (1960 pieces) Grand Seiko SBGW253 that was purchased from an authorized dealer on July 19, 2019. It has just under 2 years of warranty left. I am the second owner. The first owner tried on the watch once and I have only worn it for 2 weeks. There are...
  8. German watches
    So I've owned my PanoReserve for about 7 months now, and I thought I might as well give a review of it because I don't see many of them around and I am bored stuck in quarantine. So others will know if this is the watch for them, I'll give you the things I've experienced so far in my ownership...
  9. Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Looking to sell my Mercer Lexington. Sad day, I just need to move pieces I do not wear. Its in great condition, has box, papers, etc. The box is in storage so I do not have a picture on hand, but I will send to you before I ship. Asking: 310 paypaled and shipped CONUS Located: CONUS email...
  10. Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    . Another one from the watch drawer clearance: A classic Seiko SeaHorse with a manual wind movement. Winds nice and solid and hands set nicely, keeps good time. The crystal is in good condition as is the dial and handset. Overall the case is in fair condition. The only thing of note is the...
  11. Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Hello. Up for sale is my mint manual-winding Nomos Club Campus 737 with display back that I purchased back in May of last year from Prestige Time. The watch has been worn in rotation with others in my collection and has no visible scratches or blemishes that I can see. The watch comes with...
  12. Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    I am selling some watches that just don’t get much wear as I have too many. This is my Rotary Le Mechanique Swiss Made Manual Wind Limited Edition tank watch. The case is 38mm, so quite large for a tank style watch. It has a beautiful guilloched dial with blued hands and Roman numerals as...
  13. Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    . In the process of trying to move out some pieces that have not seen the light of day for a while ie need the space & need the cash! 36mm Buler diver, this is the higher grade 30ATM version. As you can see in good physical condition. The dial is in very good condition. The bezel rotates in...
  14. German watches
    My belated birthday present to myself finally arrived earlier this week .... I managed to resist the urge to rip it open there and then and delayed till today to make it an extra happy Christmas! Finally feel part of the Nomos 'club' with this little beauty.
  15. WTT - Trade Corner
    Chopard LUC Qualite Fleurier Rose Gold First Edition Limited Edition 16/1896-5001 This is the first edition of the Chopard L.U.C Qualite Fleurier watch that is limited edition. This was Chopard's model to commemorate the launch of the "Qualite Fleurier" certification. The QF certification...
  16. Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Hello. Up for sale is my Nomos Tangente Gangreserve 172, which I purchased new and received a couple of weeks ago on July 10, 2019 from PrestigeTime. Watch comes with everything including an extra beige Nomos strap. PrestigeTime offers a 2 year warranty for the watch. I've worn the watch for 5...
  17. Rolex & Tudor
    Hi folks! Just wanted to show you my latest purchase. I wanted a Rolex for a long time but it never happened. Until recently.. So here it is.. The Rolex Oysterdate Precision 6694 from 66. I`m getting it serviced right now, so more pictures when it comes back..
  18. Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    For your consideration is my 1960s Movado Trans-Atlantic Sub-Sea 50 with manual cal 347. According to Ranfft the movement is based on Universal cal. 1105. Refer to below link: bidfun-db Archive: Watch Movements: Movado 347 (Universal 1105) Watch is all original, signed 4x on dial, caseback...
  19. Vintage & Pocket watches
    Cleaning out my parents’ house - found this in my mother’s jewelry box. It says “Gallatin ... Swiss Made.” It’s a hand (manual) wind watch that goes on a necklace, i.e. a pendant watch. Unfortunately, it doesn’t run at all, in spite of the excellent physical condition. I can wind it, and the...
  20. Chinese Mechanical watches
    After a long and expensive waiting and experimenting period, I have finally reached my goal: a modern mechanical watch under 7mm total thickness. Now I have a great looking, ultra thin, large diameter, all stainless, water resistant, high beat manual wind watch :-!:-! patting myself on the...
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