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by JohnAC
Wed Feb 08, 2017 2:32 pm
Forum: Military Watch Forum
Topic: Early Zenith Pilot Watch
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Views: 937

Early Zenith Pilot Watch

I have this Zenith Pilot Watch and I think it is caliber 15-2. It won't set from the stem and my watchmaker says it needs a clutch. Does anyone have any suggestions for me. https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/431/32675869676_1229a269ca_k.jpg IMG_1365 by John Casteel , on Flickr https://c1.staticflickr.com...
by JohnAC
Sat Feb 04, 2017 9:09 pm
Forum: Beginners Watch Forum
Topic: 1930s Zenith Pilot's Watch
Replies: 0
Views: 548

1930s Zenith Pilot's Watch

Here is an interesting find I need to find a new crystal for this since it is so scratched up. I was able to free up the interior bezel. It has been running for 4-days now and keeping time. Any ideas for finding a new crystal to match the old one. https://c1.staticflickr.com/1/431/32675869676_1229a2...
by JohnAC
Fri Feb 03, 2017 10:56 am
Forum: Beginners Watch Forum
Topic: Not sure I know what I am doing
Replies: 3
Views: 784

Re: Not sure I know what I am doing

Alarm watches set and wind differently, and indeed in only one direction. This had me quite confused on my first alarm watch as well! Sounds to me like the watch is working as it should. :) I didn't think this was an alarm watch just a triple date. It has a Heuer Bumper Movement. My main concern is...
by JohnAC
Thu Feb 02, 2017 10:29 pm
Forum: Beginners Watch Forum
Topic: Not sure I know what I am doing
Replies: 3
Views: 784

Not sure I know what I am doing

I have a triple date made by Dorlin. The day date and month will set but the strange thing to me is when I go to set the time when i turn the stem clockwise the hands go backwards. They won't move forward to set. I have manged to set everything and it is keeping time and and all the actions are chan...