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  1. Public Forum
    I'm buying a new Rolex soon and I want to wear it to work (desk job), but I'm scared of scratching it. What are your tips and tricks for keeping your watch looking as pristine as possible while wearing it almost everyday. Thanks in advance.
  2. News from the Watch Industry
    Here's what you need to know before buying that Swiss Watch you've been looking at for so long. Quartz vs. Mechanical In Quartz watches, a specially designed battery activates a Quartz crystal inside the movement that vibrates approximately 33,000 times per second. These vibrations are then...
  3. Affordable watches
    Hi, I was looking for similar topic but with no success.. Do you have tips for quallity bracelets on ebay/aliex/etc.? I mean especially stainless steel, because for leather is allways better to use your local maestro :) Can you add your real photo and where you bought it? Other info useful...
  4. Rolex & Tudor
    Hello all! So I am somewhat obsessed with selling on eBay and I also love watches, so it is no wonder I like to combine the two. I recently came across a web article where a guy finds Rolexes for $900-1,200 on eBay and resells them. I checked out eBay and it seems it is possible to get a...
  5. Watchmaking
    Hi Guys, I have this beautiful chronographe suisse 18k from the 50ies, it has Landeron 148 or 248 inside it. Originally it had two covers, one "dust cover" in copper and one outer cover in 18k gold. Mine is missing the outer gold cover. When i wear this watch for a while and take it off, it is...
  6. Public Forum
    Hello! As the title said, I am new to this site and new to collecting in general. I became interested one day when I purchased a Tag Heuer Chronometer for a dollar at a yard sale. I still cant believe that that happened... But! Nevertheless, It got me very interested in watch collecting and id...
  7. Affordable watches
    Okay WISers, I realize this is an affordables forum and we all have different definitions of a "grail" watch. But whatever your price point may be, the term grail implies that it's well beyond what you'd normally spend, requires a considerable amount of trading or saving, and thus is...
  8. Public Forum
    I have mainly been looking at the RO 15300st or the ROC 25560st. Been checking with a couple of dealers on chrono24 to see if the dealers with the lowest prices around are serious or not. Im willing to travel to a brick and mortar shop around Europe to find my piece, any tips or words of advice...
  9. Public Forum
    These little giveaways do a great job of giving a quick charge for your lume. They have 3 leds and pack a powerful punch. I was playing around with one the other day and shone it on a couple of my watches for a few seconds, then went into my closet and closed the door. Really did the trick...
  10. Public Forum
    My birthday is this month and my girlfriend of 10yrs has been very persistent in getting me something special this year. Supposedly a new phone but I was able to convince her to get me a watch instead as I'm not fond of investing in items which depreciate to about half their original price in a...
  11. Casio G-Shock
    I bought the limited edition Hundreds G Shock which is absolutely amazing. The only problem is that dye from jeans easily transfers onto the white strap/bezel. I accidentally overused a Mr.Clean magic eraser which got out the blue dye but unfortunately ripped off some of the paint. I recently...
  12. Seiko
    So I decided on that green seiko alpinist (see https://www.watchuseek.com/f21/first-automatic;-alpinist-vs-premier-autom-24h-indicator-638465.html) This one: And now I'm anxiously awaiting its arrival. So here's what I'm wondering about owning my very first automatic watch: 1) are you...
  13. Public Forum
    Hi there, So you know what watch you want, you've gone to the AD for that brand in your local high street, you've tried it on and like the look. The salesperson is looking at you and already visualising what he/she is going to do with the commission... Normally when buying a watch (and by that...
  14. Articles & Tutorials
    https://www.watchuseek.com/showthread.php?t=391908&highlight=tips+tricks This thread gives a list of tips that can be helpful to achieve more reliable syncing in waveceptor watches. Till
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