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  1. Question about international shippment with DHL.

    Public Forum
    Hi everyone, In 2020, Dhl seems to change the policy, watches over 5000 euro include into restricted item. The watch over 5000 euro need to approve by Dhl first before they accept to provide the service. Since the watch is second hand, is it possible to get DHL approval? Hope someone can...
  2. Which Watch?

    Public Forum
    Hello watchuseek forum, Im currently looking to buy a watch, and i have never really owned a proper watch before, and therefore would like a watch which will last for a long time, with maintenance also not being needed regulary. I've found 2 watches so far that i like, (silver, with black...
  3. Does Seiko currently make steel bracelet solar quartz divers that wear similarly to the SKX007?

    Seiko
    Hi everybody.. I've been doing hours of research and forum searches to try and find the answer to this that is still true in the year 2020. I have about a 6.75" wrist. The Seiko SKX007 is a perfect fit for me on an oyster bracelet; and I wouldn't want to wear a watch that is any thicker or...
  4. If you're asking if a watch is too big, make sure you give us a decent photo!

    Public Forum
    There are a lot of threads asking whether a given watch is too big, and then they are accompanied by a photo in which the camera is so close that the watch basically fills the whole frame. This is not how you or others will look at your watch! When you put the watch that close to the camera...
  5. General Watch Repair

    Public Forum
    Hello, Can anybody point me to any links on this forum to guides for watch repair please. I have a movado museum that the "Dot" came unglued and was wondering if I could just glue it on or if it's a whole difficult process? Also on how to change crystals for the Movado bold (I would imagine it...
  6. Questions about the SPB053/051 variants

    Seiko
    Hi all, Quick intro, I've been chasing the proverbial dragon with this hobby for about a year now. I LOVE Seiko, and the way they design timepieces (minus the 5KXs which I really dislike, but that may be because I'm young... I'm in my mid 20s... maybe they were designed with a different market...
  7. OMEGA SEAMASTER 2230.50.00 Question

    Omega
    Very interested in the OMEGA SEAMASTER 300M 2230.50.00 a lot of people call it the non-ac model because it does not have the American Cup text on the dial but is it exactly like the American Cup version my main concern is that the bezel is not white gold. I know it is WG on the American Cup...
  8. Thinking about buying the Seiko SSB097 Quartz Chrono from CreationWatches.com

    Seiko
    Hi all! So I've been looking at buying this watch, the Seiko SSB097 from CreationWatches.com, and I just wanted to ask some more knowledgeable people if there is anything I should be concerned about, I saw one review on some random Seiko watch that CreationWatches did not have the Seiko...
  9. Question about gold content in watch movment

    Sinn
    I have been eyeing the The Sinn 104 for a while, but I have a question regarding the movement of the watch. Is the rotor painted with a gold color or is it actually gold? Any other things that are gold in the movement?
  10. Question! Does anyone what Seiko model I have pictured below is?

    Seiko
    Hi Everyone, I was just wondering if anyone knew the model number of the watch pictured below. Thanks in advance!
  11. Swiss Legend Movement?

    Affordable watches
    So I don't have any prior experience with Swiss Legend and I understand some on the forum view this brand very negatively. My question is what movement does the Limited Edition Commander and the Abyssos have in it? I've seen some conflicting reports stating that it has an ETA, a CL-888, and then...
  12. Swiss Legend Movement?

    Dive watches
    So I don't have any prior experience with Swiss Legend and I understand some on the forum view this brand very negatively. My question is what movement does the Limited Edition Commander and the Abyssos have in it? I've seen some conflicting reports stating that it has an ETA, a CL-888, and then...
  13. Stainless steel case with black steel band?

    Public Forum
    I was wondering if anyone had an example of a watch with a silver stainless steel case and a black stainless steel band? I had the idea and can't find any examples anywhere--maybe I'm crazy. :-!
  14. On a non-hacking movement, is it JUST the second hand that doesn't stop?

    Orient
    I've never owned a non-hacking auto but am thinking of buying a blue mako or some other 469 model. Strangely I can't seem to find the answer to this simple question anywhere: does pulling out the crown to adjust the time stop the minute and hour hands? I ask this because, for my hacking Seiko 5...
  15. Any idea what brand of watch is this?

    Public Forum
    It's completely alien to me and I haven't been able to find anything about it. (My intention is to use it whenever traveling so if any problems arise then nothing happens to my TUDOR.)
  16. Trecadet Question

    Vintage & Pocket watches
    Anyone know anything about an Italian pocket watch company called Trecadet? Also says Qualite Superieure and I believe B.P.C. Has a logo of what looks like a small locomotive. Any help would be appreciated. Thanks!
  17. MBA Student with Watch Project needs Industry "Gurus." Please Help.

    Watchmaking
    **I posted this to the concept/design forum, but was then encouraged to cross-post it here. Thanks** I am an MBA student at Washington State University and am working on my final project. This requires creating a comprehensive business plan for a new product idea. Professionally, I work as a...
  18. MBA Student with Watch Design Project needs Industry "Gurus." Please Help.

    Watch Concepts & Designs
    I am an MBA student at Washington State University and am working on my final project. This requires creating a comprehensive business plan for a new product idea. Professionally, I work as a law enforcement officer – a female one. As such, I have not succeeded in finding a watch with the...
  19. Max watch size for my wrist. Please give input, Thanks!

    Public Forum
    Hello all, after being a long time lurker, and having bought 2 watches off of the forums so far, I figured I would ask a question that is taxing my mind. With my puny 6.75 inch wrist size, what is the largest watch you would wear? I recently just bought a orient star seeker because I am in love...
  20. Can anyone tell me the name of this style of bezel

    Watch Concepts & Designs
    I have been searching for a while for the name of a certain style of bezel I will include a picture please be specific I mean a bezel that has 1/4th one color and the rest a different color in the case of the watch shown 1/4th black 3/4th black.Also can someone tell me what the name of the two...
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