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  1. Why is IWC Ingenieur bracelet pin system not used by other companies??

    Watchmaking
    Hello, The "bracelet link pins vs bracelet link screws" question has had rather healthy debate here at WUS. Many prefer screws, while many prefer pins. Though there does seem to be one consensus that emerged - absolutely every one loves the IWC ingenieur pin system which uses a button on the...
  2. FS: Very Rare Vacheron Constantin Lapel Pin

    Watches - Books, Parts, Tools, Winders
    Springcleaning after having collected many years' worth of accessories andwatches. Looking to move all items quickly. 5mm in size VacheronConstantin lapel pin. 18K gold, for the true connoisseur. $150 +shipping. Truly very rare item.
  3. Orient Ray 2 - Spring Bar Size? Pin Diameter anyone?

    Orient
    Hello, I tried searching the forum and elsewhere but no luck. Anyone knows the exact size of the spring bars, specifically pin diameter, is it 0.8mm? Thanks!
  4. Question about Steinhart Aviation Automatic lugs / strap replacement

    Steinhart
    This watch checks a lot of boxes for me, but it has a weird "screwed in" strap system. My question: is it possible to use normal NATO and leather straps on this watch? Or are you stuck with what it comes with? Aviation Automatic StrapThick 24mm brown leather strap. Screwed in
  5. FS: Breguet gold and diamonds pin.

    Watches - Books, Parts, Tools, Winders
    Hi, I am selling a Breguet pin in 18K yellow gold (hallmarks on the back of the pin present) and with 2 diamonds (1 at the tip of each hand). The pin comes in a Breguet leather pouch. Asking price $500. Cheers!
  6. Modifying Pin/Collar bracelet on Seiko SKA371P1

    Seiko
    Got my new Seiko SKA371P1 divers watch yesterday. Not had a chance to wear it yet. I need to modify the bracelet. I have done this loads of times before on other watches but this is the first time I have come across the pin/collar system. After struggling for ages and not understanding why...
  7. How do I put these watch pins back in?

    Public Forum
    Hi guys, This watch pin has 2 parts. I used this pin remover to remove the pins but I dont know how to put them back in. Pic Hope someone can help me! Thanks, Zoe
  8. WTB: Magrette Stainless Steel Bracelet Link with Pin

    WTB - Wanted to Buy
    Looking to purchase 1 extra link + pin for Magrette stainless steel bracelet. Happy to pay shipping costs + reasonable amount for the link and pin. Thanks!
  9. WTB PRESIDENT LINK

    WTB - Wanted to Buy
    wanted. Solid presidential link with push through pin Thank Walt
  10. Warning possibility to loose you Ambit Sapphire!

    Suunto
    Got a worming or all Ambit Sapphire users. The pin on the strap op the Sapphire is to short! I lost my Sapphire 2 times in the forest and send already a mail to Suunto. Had 2 times luck to find my watch. There is the possibility that the pin can flip over. Take care not to lose the Sapphire.
  11. Parts for Casio EDIFICE Watchband?

    Straps & Bracelets
    Hi, all. I'm new on the forums, here, and I didn't see any other areas that seemed specific to this line of discussion, so I'm posting my question here. If the thread needs to be moved, I apologize in advance. I recently purchased a Casio EDIFICE EQW-A1200DB-1A and I absolutely love it. I...
  12. Seiko SNDC93 Titanium bracelet question!

    Seiko
    Hello my fellow WIS. This is going to be bit of a long one, so please bear with me. The watch in question was purchased brand new approximately 5 months ago, and certainly a genuine SEIKO. Like many watches without micro adjustment, getting the bracelet to fit smaller wrists can be a real...
  13. Pins / Bars for IWC 3717-04 strap

    Straps & Bracelets
    Hi there, I just bought a new croc strap for my 3717-04. Anyone know spec of pins to buy. I want to use new pins when I change out straps to ensure a safe/secure fit A friend recommended Esslinger but there are so many options and variations on a 21mm pin I'm not sure what to get. Can anyone...
  14. SE Watchband Link Remover Question

    Straps & Bracelets
    I'm considering purchasing a watch with a pin and collar bracelet (Seiko Monster). I was wondering if anyone here has successfully used the SE Watchband Link Remover tool from amazon to adjust the band. There are several listings but here's an example of it: Amazon.com: SE Watchband Link...
  15. Which Retail Store/ Jewelr Can Properly Resize a Pin and Collar Bracelet?

    Straps & Bracelets
    I'm considering purchasing a Seiko Black Monster, but have heard that the stainless steel band on it is pretty difficult to adjust, even many jewelers will mess it up. Is there a place where I can take it knowing they'll do a good job, I do not mind paying as long as they know what they're...
  16. WTB: Fortis B-42 Black Rubber Strap, Steel Bracelet & Lug Pin and Screw

    WTB - Wanted to Buy
    Looking to buy a Black Rubber Strap, Steel Bracelet for Fortis B-42. Also, a pair of lug pin or bar and the screws. Cheers
  17. NEW and out NOW: Original Watchuseek Pin

    Watchuseek Sales
    Dear Watchuseek members, it is with great pleasure to announce the launch of the Original Watchuseek Pin. Order yours today !
  18. Beware of the Seiko SCVS003 Bracelet

    Straps & Bracelets
    Glad I didn't DIY on the link removal on my newly acquired Seiko Spirit SCVS003. The Japanese took great care to include a "retainer" on one end the pin so be careful not to drop it should you venture into that. That's the smallest component in this picture: Hope it helps to pre-warn fellow...
  19. jeweler screwed my sumos bracelet!!

    Straps & Bracelets
    So i bought a sumo from a forum member a couple of weeks ago and the thing is great... I took it in to have the bracelet resized and got 2 links removed. Later that night i look over at my watch and notice one of the pins was sticking half way out of the link!..so i push it back in and carry...
  20. Need HELP w/ my LOVE-- G-Shock MRG-210t!

    Casio G-Shock
    Hello everyone, I am the proud owner of a Casio MRG-210T from Japan. I love this watch. Unfortunately shes broken. A few nights ago I came hoe to have her slip off my wrist onto the carpet. Upon inspection I noticed that the pin holding the band (or bracelet) on to the bezel had fallen out. Thus...
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