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by Captain Crandall
Sun Jan 01, 2017 12:37 pm
Forum: Repairing, Renovating and Restoring your watch
Topic: Service providers
Replies: 15
Views: 8664

Re: Service providers

I guess I'm not allowed to post who I use for Accutron restoration work ?
by Captain Crandall
Sun Dec 18, 2016 12:25 am
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: Mug shots
Replies: 43
Views: 13648

Re: Mug shots

Gees it was only meant to fun and light hearted, Sorry....
by Captain Crandall
Fri Dec 16, 2016 9:39 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: December 2016 Incoming
Replies: 25
Views: 2149

Re: December 2016 Incoming

I just got this one back from my good friend Steve (thanks a mil) and I'm liking it ! I'm back up to two Accutron 214's now ! http://i1167.photobucket.com/albums/q623/Accutronitis/CC%20Astronaut%20M3/100_5529.jpg http://i1167.photobucket.com/albums/q623/Accutronitis/CC%20Astronaut%20M3/100_5537.jpg
by Captain Crandall
Fri Dec 16, 2016 9:33 am
Forum: Repairing, Renovating and Restoring your watch
Topic: Accutron 214 Repairing, Renovating and Restoring Website
Replies: 0
Views: 395

Accutron 214 Repairing, Renovating and Restoring Website

If you need Bulova Accutron 214 information on Repairing, Renovating and Restoring check out " The Accutron Resource Forum " at http://accutronfacts.freeforums.net/board/5/accutron-214-repair-service There you will find Videos on Servicing the Accutron 214 by Henny C Frystak Accutron 214 case & crys...
by Captain Crandall
Fri Dec 16, 2016 9:18 am
Forum: Bulova Watch Forum
Topic: Check Out This Accutron Astronaut M3 24 Hour dial ?!?
Replies: 9
Views: 1828

Re: Check Out This Accutron Astronaut M3 24 Hour dial ?!?

Well it's been awhile but the parts needed to get it back together and running again were found and my good friend has it done, Thanks Steve ! He took some pictures of it so I can share it with anyone who is interested, I'm not sure how close it is to factory correct but I'm just happy I have my ast...
by Captain Crandall
Fri Nov 25, 2016 4:41 pm
Forum: Bulova Watch Forum
Topic: Bulova Accutron 2183 Lady's wristwatch
Replies: 3
Views: 1044

Re: Bulova Accutron 2183 Lady's wristwatch

I would go ask in the Accutron forum at "watch talk forum" which crystal P/N do you need for a B-3022 case and once you have that do a search on ebay for the crystal P/N, I'm willing to bet you'll find a OEM crystal fairly easily there because that is how my friend finds OEM crystals for Bulova watc...
by Captain Crandall
Fri Nov 25, 2016 9:20 am
Forum: Bulova Watch Forum
Topic: Check Out This Accutron Astronaut M3 24 Hour dial ?!?
Replies: 9
Views: 1828

Re: Check Out This Accutron Astronaut M3 24 Hour dial ?!?

I think this watch could be back together today with all the correct date and type parts like the correct date & type movement, dial, and hands (214HN M4, astronaut dial, And Hands), Man I can hardly wait ! :D
by Captain Crandall
Fri Nov 25, 2016 9:14 am
Forum: Bulova Watch Forum
Topic: My First Compleatly Factory Original Accutron 214 !
Replies: 0
Views: 430

My First Compleatly Factory Original Accutron 214 !

I sold my swiss spaceview so I could buy this swiss accutron because it has the only cream colored dial I have ever seen on a accutron 214........ http://i328.photobucket.com/albums/l321/CaptainCrandall/My%20First%20Accutron/100_5385_zpsurb4jnsb.jpg http://i328.photobucket.com/albums/l321/CaptainCra...
by Captain Crandall
Sun Oct 16, 2016 11:43 pm
Forum: Bulova Watch Forum
Topic: WTB: Bulova Doctor Case
Replies: 6
Views: 997

Re: WTB: Bulova Doctor Case

mldenison wrote:Which reminds me - A guy's wife told her husband that if he ever won the lottery, she'd take half and leave him. He came home one day and told her to start packing, pulled out his wallet and said "I won $6 dollars today. Here's your $3."
LOL did she leave ?
by Captain Crandall
Mon Oct 03, 2016 1:14 pm
Forum: Repairing, Renovating and Restoring your watch
Topic: Magnetized Case - is it possible?
Replies: 7
Views: 2138

Re: Magnetized Case - is it possible?

I demag everything, that is step one. I use a CHEAP compass to test if the movements have a charge, it's about the size of a quarter. Simply run the movement past the compass, off to the side of it by about a half inch. After you demag just run it past the compass again to see if you got the charge...