WatchUSeek Watch Forums banner

measurement

  1. Case Measuring Conundrum

    Public Forum
    I have read relevant posts on this forum and read articles from various websites, but I cannot find any definitive way to measure the diameter of a watch case. Some sources say to measure across the 2 and 8 positions. Other sources say to measure across the horizontal center of the case. For...
  2. How to determine the strap-/lug width of your watch

    Straps & Bracelets
    Hey guys! Most of you will already know what lug width your watch has. But for most people who are new into watches and who want to chance or renew their strap, it can be a tricky question when they need to select their strap width in a shop :think: In our Blog post "How to determine the...
  3. Bezel insert sizes - a reference tool

    Watchmaking
    After a little bit of work looking at bezel insert replacement for a range of watches - it became apparent that an easy reference table might assist many people to identify and acquire the right product first time. Below is a table ordered by bezel insert size - from largest external diameter...
  4. Zodiac Oceanaire lug to lug?

    Dive watches
    Dear owners of Zodiac Oceanaire, Please measure a lug to lug (better in mm). Really need this figures before purchase. Thanks,
  5. NEED HELP finding replacement bezel (with proper measurements) TAG 1500 Pro 925.206G

    TAG Heuer
    Hey all, I just acquired my first TAG from Dad for my birthday. It's one of his old TAGs so there's some expected wear on it, most prominently on the bezel. It's a TAG 1500 Professional 925.206G. I know this is an older model so I could use some help on a few things: I don't know the...
  6. 21 day update on the Timex Day/Date Quartz accuracy test

    High Accuracy Quartz watches
    A week into the test (00:00 CET, between April 27/28) the result was: - 2.1 seconds (slow) 00:00 CET between May 5/6(after 14 days) accuracy is: - 6.5 seconds (slow) After 21 days 00:00 CET between May 11/12 accuracy is: - 9.5 seconds (slow) It is possible it will show 12-14 seconds slow...
  7. 14 day update on Timex Day/Date Quartz accuracy measurement

    High Accuracy Quartz watches
    A week into the test (00:00 CET, between April 27/28) the result was: - 2.1 seconds (slow) 00:00 CET between May 5/6(after 14 days) accuracy is: - 6.5 seconds (slow) Not exactly HEQ quality, but not bad for a 36 year old quartz watch I guess. Timex promises when selling the watch was +/- 15...
  8. A VERY informal accuracy test of an old Timex Quartz

    High Accuracy Quartz watches
    It is an old Timex Quartz Day Date from 1973 with a model 63 movement. It has been reported they never seem to lose any time. The quartz runs at close to 50 Khz. I've been measuring the watch for a week now. These measurements are only aprox, since I don't have any measurement equipment at...
  9. Pathfinder/Protrek questions

    Casio G-Shock
    Hello - i have found great information on this site in the past...so, thanks to all who post such detailed writeups. I am looking to get a Pathfinder/Protrek...and had a couple basic questions. 1) Where do most people buy their Pathfinder/Protrek? I have seen ebay mentioned in quite a few...
Top