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by veritas123
Tue Jan 22, 2019 3:49 pm
Forum: Beginners Watch Forum
Topic: Movement identification
Replies: 1
Views: 104

Re: Movement identification

Under the dial or under the balance wheel should be markings as to the Manufacturer and Cal. of the movement. Swiss movements sometimes have left hand threads on winding and/or crown wheels. FYI. Know which way to turn , I don't see the broken screw in your pictures. I usually use a screw head slot ...
by veritas123
Wed Jan 16, 2019 8:37 am
Forum: Pocket Watch Forum
Topic: Ball pocket watch information
Replies: 1
Views: 324

Re: Ball pocket watch information

My reference book does not indicate a " D " grade of the Hamilton Ball 999 movement but it does break production down by jewel count. Total production of 999 is as follows: 17 Jewels 1799 units 19 Jewels 4500 units 21 Jewels 6789 units 23 Jewels 100 units other by letter 999E 1098 units 999F 502 uni...
by veritas123
Wed Jan 09, 2019 11:16 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: International Dial
Replies: 56
Views: 43286

Re: International Dial

And the contact information for L&S is??????
by veritas123
Tue Nov 13, 2018 4:25 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Is it possible to repair or replace a 1990s Hamilton quartz movement?
Replies: 2
Views: 355

Re: Is it possible to repair or replace a 1990s Hamilton quartz movement?

Someone made it , so yes. Just determine who the manufacturer was and order one.
by veritas123
Sat Oct 27, 2018 6:05 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: International Dial
Replies: 56
Views: 43286

Re: International Dial

It was done several years ago. I have never worn it since. Do you think third time is the charm? It might be worse..... Do I feel lucky? I have started only buying watches that do not need dial refinishing or at least , ones I can live with. I know Rob reads all these threads. You would think he wou...
by veritas123
Sat Oct 27, 2018 2:25 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: International Dial
Replies: 56
Views: 43286

Re: International Dial

I feel your pain.
Take a look at my Curvex!! And this is the re-do . I can't even wear it . It hurts just to look at it.
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by veritas123
Thu Oct 25, 2018 2:59 pm
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: International Dial
Replies: 56
Views: 43286

Re: International Dial

I gave up over two years ago in a very painful AND expensive experience. Before dial , but with a tiny scratch at the center . rolex finished color.jpg Here is the picture of the dial as recieved by ID. rolex23.jpg Here is the FINISHED dial!! I cried when I opened the package. id rolex.jpg It was af...
by veritas123
Tue Oct 23, 2018 3:30 pm
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Dear EBay Sellers:
Replies: 304
Views: 60015

Re: Dear EBay Sellers:

Yes, That could be EASILY be overlooked. Same as the case back shot from the inside with the light coming through the holes.

The damn thing sold for $67 . I swear , some people will buy anything.
by veritas123
Sun Oct 21, 2018 11:46 am
Forum: Hamilton Watch Forum
Topic: Dear EBay Sellers:
Replies: 304
Views: 60015

Re: Dear EBay Sellers:

Dear eBay sellers

Currently running on eBay https://www.ebay.com/itm/401618611792?ul_noapp=true

NEAR MINT!!!!!!
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