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by Literustyfan
Wed Aug 02, 2017 4:11 am
Forum: Waltham Watch Forum
Topic: Waltham Depollier KHAKI Trench Watch Restoration Project
Replies: 8
Views: 170

Re: Waltham Depollier KHAKI Trench Watch Restoration Project

Thank you!

I really had a lot of fun working on this one, but it was challenging at times.
by Literustyfan
Tue Aug 01, 2017 12:03 pm
Forum: Waltham Watch Forum
Topic: Waltham Depollier KHAKI Trench Watch Restoration Project
Replies: 8
Views: 170

Re: Waltham Depollier KHAKI Trench Watch Restoration Project

The movement still needs to be tested for a couple of days but the numbers are looking great so far.
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by Literustyfan
Tue Aug 01, 2017 11:42 am
Forum: Waltham Watch Forum
Topic: Waltham Depollier KHAKI Trench Watch Restoration Project
Replies: 8
Views: 170

Re: Waltham Depollier KHAKI Trench Watch Restoration Project

It is all back together now! The original movement simply had to be replaced due to the extensive saltwater damage. I used the exact same grade movement with 7 jewels, new mainspring too. I did my best to preserve the original blackened sterling silver finish but the rust damage was worse than I tho...
by Literustyfan
Tue Aug 01, 2017 7:13 am
Forum: Waltham Watch Forum
Topic: Waltham Depollier KHAKI Trench Watch Restoration Project
Replies: 8
Views: 170

Waltham Depollier KHAKI Trench Watch Restoration Project

Hey guys! I bought this Depollier KHAKI Trench Watch last week, currently working on the restoration. Very desirable model, swivel lugs with the crown at the 12 o'clock position. This one still has the factory original "KHAKI" signed sterling silver crown. This one is in VERY BAD condition! Looks li...
by Literustyfan
Tue Jul 25, 2017 3:51 am
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: DIVE BOY
Replies: 11
Views: 360

Re: DIVE BOY

STRONG pick!
by Literustyfan
Sun Jul 16, 2017 1:12 pm
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: 1918 WWI Elgin Admiral Evans Trench Watch, GF, OFFSET CROWN, SWIVEL LUGS!
Replies: 6
Views: 237

Re: 1918 WWI Elgin Admiral Evans Trench Watch, GF, OFFSET CROWN, SWIVEL LUGS!

BRODY ! ! ! ! !

Your little buddy had a blast today!

LOL ! ! ! !
by Literustyfan
Sun Jul 16, 2017 4:19 am
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: 1918 WWI Elgin Admiral Evans Trench Watch, GF, OFFSET CROWN, SWIVEL LUGS!
Replies: 6
Views: 237

Re: 1918 WWI Elgin Admiral Evans Trench Watch, GF, OFFSET CROWN, SWIVEL LUGS!

Thank you.

I love the rush of a successful hunt!

See you in a few months Jim.
by Literustyfan
Sat Jul 15, 2017 7:55 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 7/9 - 7/15
Replies: 36
Views: 949

Re: WRUW 7/9 - 7/15

1918 WWI Elgin Admiral Evans, Gold Filled Illinois Case, OFFSET CROWN, SWIVEL LUGS, Size 3/0s, BOLD Roman Numeral RED XII Dial.
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by Literustyfan
Sat Jul 15, 2017 7:53 am
Forum: Elgin Watch Forum
Topic: 1918 WWI Elgin Admiral Evans Trench Watch, GF, OFFSET CROWN, SWIVEL LUGS!
Replies: 6
Views: 237

1918 WWI Elgin Admiral Evans Trench Watch, GF, OFFSET CROWN, SWIVEL LUGS!

This is one of the most elusive, desirable, unique and collectible WWI trench watches ever made! This is a GOLD FILLED, OFFSET CROWN 1918 WWI Elgin Admiral Evans featuring a BOLD Roman numeral RED XII dial with SWIVEL LUGS! This absolutely remarkable piece of American craftsmanship is in SUPERB orig...
by Literustyfan
Tue Jul 11, 2017 8:58 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 7/9 - 7/15
Replies: 36
Views: 949

Re: WRYW 7/9 - 7/15

This one is TOP SHELF ! ! ! WWI Elgin Trench Watch, Fahys OreSilver 34mm Case, Enamel RED 12 Shadow Box Military Dial, Correct Center Reservoir Military Hands. BIG Size 0s Version, 19 Jewels, 16mm Lugs, Factory Crown. VERY RARE Crystal Guard that was made by the same company that produced the "PTO" ...