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by PedroA
Thu Aug 16, 2018 3:07 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Illinois Ensign - Progress at last
Replies: 14
Views: 1378

Re: Illinois Ensign - Progress at last

Good job. I'm sure the watch will look perfect.

You can to look for in eBay or speak with Fred. He has crystals.

Gabe, I'm sure GS will be plexi for ensign, although I always prefer to use crystal

Best regards.
by PedroA
Sun Aug 05, 2018 9:44 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Need a Locke replacement dial
Replies: 10
Views: 473

Re: Need a Locke replacement dial

Atlantic or Ace I think.
by PedroA
Sat Aug 04, 2018 12:21 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Need a Locke replacement dial
Replies: 10
Views: 473

Re: Need a Locke replacement dial

Gabe, this is a square cut corner dial.
by PedroA
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:42 am
Forum: Bulova Watch Forum
Topic: movement removal question?
Replies: 2
Views: 598

Re: movement removal question?

What movement use the watch? Surely this is a watch with setting lever so you need to to unscrew the screw setting lever. One turn or one and a half turns.

Best regards
by PedroA
Mon Jun 18, 2018 8:36 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Replacement part for a New Yorker
Replies: 5
Views: 621

Re: Replacement part for a New Yorker

Uff, beeimg is the third server to upload pictures that I use. Fortunatelly it runs again.

I hope the picture help you to know these movements.

Best regards.
by PedroA
Fri Jun 08, 2018 2:24 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Replacement part for a New Yorker
Replies: 5
Views: 621

Re: Replacement part for a New Yorker

Hi, here is a picture of the 6/0 mainplate with part a) screw setting lever and b) setting lever (détente??). The part c) is the piece that catch the stem. If this piece is broken or worn the stem will keep popping out. https://beeimg.com/images/m02191024662.jpg I have had the same problem with my 6...
by PedroA
Wed Jun 06, 2018 11:36 pm
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Illinois Whippet.
Replies: 4
Views: 333

Re: Illinois Whippet.

Another beautiful model, I suppose hard to find.

Thanks for the picture.
by PedroA
Tue Jun 05, 2018 11:23 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Illinois Whippet.
Replies: 4
Views: 333

Re: Illinois Whippet.

Many thanks.
by PedroA
Mon Jun 04, 2018 3:31 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Illinois Whippet.
Replies: 4
Views: 333

Illinois Whippet.

This is the last model that I have restored. I bougth the dial (with hands) in eBay. It's simple but nice with these gold numbers.

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Another Illinois to my collection while I wait spare parts.

Best regards.