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  1. Vintage Glycine Service Recommendations

    24 Hour watches
    Does anyone have any trusted independent service recommendations for older Glycines? I have a 1960's Airman that needs servicing/cleaning and potentially a new crystal (cracked at date window). I would prefer that they don't break the hacking wire while working on it, so I was hoping someone...
  2. Help needed with vintage Waltham !

    Vintage & Pocket watches
    Hey guys, :) I'm curious to hear your opinions about this Waltham. Also, if anyone can help me to answer these questions, please do: Has the movement been in a pocket watch earlier and just recased into this one? I have seen people talk about that in other forums about watches like this...
  3. Cartier pens

    Pens & Writing instruments
    Hi guys Im new to the pens world and looking for a website that sales cartier vintage and rare pens and can ship world wide Thanks
  4. Looking to get into vintage Cartier - any recommended online resources for research?

    Cartier
    Hi all, as stated in the title - looking for some sort of online resource to read into vintage cartier. Something like the Grand Seiko guy website: The Grand Seiko Guy Thanks in advance.
  5. What brand and model is this watch?

    What brand and model is this watch?

  6. Need some help idenitfying and appraisal

    Rolex & Tudor
    Hi guys, I come across the opportunity to purchase this watch but my knowledge of vintage Rolex are severely lacking, can anyone brief me as well as give me a rough estimate on how much i can offer for this? It's bought in 1997 and is in decent condition, very rarely worn over 23 years. comes...
  7. Pocketwatch identification

    Vintage & Pocket watches
    Hi everyone. I got these watches from a family member that passed recently, and was hoping that someone here could tell me a bit about them. I would especially like to know the year they were produced and the brand of the left watch, but more information is also appreciated.
  8. Vintage Super Compressor

    WTB - Wanted to Buy
    Hi guys, looking to buy a vintage super compressor. My budget is right around $1000 depending on the watch I might be able to go a little higher, let me know what you have. I have positive feedback on this forum and others ( it's just been a while since I purchased something here) Thanks
  9. Vintage 1970s Universal Genève

    Public Forum
    I’m a new watch enthusiast and I’ve been drawn to vintage watches. Websites like Hodinkee sell some really cool Pre-owned watches, and I was wondering what more experienced collectors think about some of the deals they post. Specifically wondering about this: 1970’s Universal Geneve retailed by...
  10. Movado Triple Date - first vintage!

    Vintage & Pocket watches
    Being very new here, looking forward to learning more about vintage watches with the WUS community. I just happen to stumble on this Movado that interests me to be my first 'proper' vintage - which I believe is a Triple Date ref. 14816. Yet stamped on the case back shows 14849 instead (might be...
  11. Need help ID'ing an Omega I got as a gift

    Vintage & Pocket watches
    Hello, My beautiful wife surprised me by purchasing a vintage Omega De Ville off of Ebay. I like vintage watches, and I appreciate the effort, but I'm slightly skeptical of what she won/bought. The seller has a good reputation and no negative feedback, but he didn't include the case and calibre...
  12. Polishing Vintage Watches?

    Vintage & Pocket watches
    I know polishing vintage watches are huge no no here, but it has crossed my mind couple times with my Seiko 6106-8100. I don't think I will any time soon, but does it affect the price a lot if I do polish it later? I just want to know for future reference. Thanks and have a nice day.
  13. 1969 Citizen Cutlass beauty

    Vintage & Pocket watches
    Hello, guys! Recently I've become a happy owner of this 1969 Citizen Cutlass. It has an automatic 33 jewels movement plus day and date functions. Despite its age, the watch loses just about 10 seconds a day. I was quite lucky to find such a mint condition piece of this model. I'm not a vintage...
  14. 14K Seiko Watch 7NO1-6869 (pictures) Looking for any info ....please help!

    Seiko
    I am looking for any information on this watch....Ive found 2 similar on ebay with prices that don't look right....I was told by customer service at Seiko it is vintage and therefore is not in the Seiko database
  15. Looking for advice - planning to clear my VCM collection

    Chinese Mechanical watches
    Hi all, As my priorities have changed, I'm considering to end watch collecting. Maybe about ten years ago I started with VCM, but little by little my interest turned to vintage Russians. In the last three or four years I haven't bought a single Chinese watch. The watches I've collected stay in...
  16. What Orient model is this? (Nautilus / Royal Oak mix - inherited)

    Orient
    Hi. Does anyone know which model this is? I can't find anything on the web except ([Erledigt] - Orient Quartz Dresser) I inherited it (along with a certina blue ribbon), and have no information regarding age. Given it is a Quartz I would assume post 1990. The dial says: JAPAN LM 5691...
  17. Need advice on servicing vintage Omega

    Vintage & Pocket watches
    Hi all - would like some advice on servicing this vintage Omega. It was my grandfather’s so has a good deal of sentimental value and would love to get it to a state where I could wear it from time to time. Obviously, I know the provenance and it is still running (although a little fast) but...
  18. FS: Vintage grab bag! Elgin and Bulova - $50 shipped in CONUS

    Watches - Private Sellers and Sponsors
    Stainless Elgin "Galaxie". Approx. 34mm diameter, 40mm lug-to-lug, 10mm thick. Case is in good condition for its age with hairline scratches but crystal is a bit "wavy" due to buffing to remove scratches. Runs but needs attention due to issue with mainspring, which has become detached from arbor...
  19. Vintage Patek, anyone recognize this reference?

    Vintage & Pocket watches
    Hey everyone, Helping out a friends parent identify a vintage Patek they had "just laying around". They think they bought it in the mid to late 50s (not sure). No visible serial numbers according the them. Not much to go on, I know... but maybe someone here is a little more familiar with...
  20. WTB : vintage seiko moonphase

    WTB - Wanted to Buy
    I'm looking for a vintage seiko moonphase like the seiko 7F39-7010 Or 7434-7000. Make me an offer Yves
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