Blind man’s cushion

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Jet
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Blind man’s cushion

#1 Post by Jet » Thu Nov 08, 2018 6:01 pm

Hey guys I found this peculiar guy on ebay about a week ago and thought the case had just been modified due to a loose bezel, turns out it’s a Braille cushion! At each hour marker there is a little copper peg to feel the hour markers! The setting mechanism was shot but I put a new mechanism in and now it runs like a dream! The case center is marked E 4012, I’ve never seen a case number predicated by an E before, does anyone know the significance of the E?

Thanks for looking guys!
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Re: Blind man’s cushion

#2 Post by Jet » Thu Nov 08, 2018 10:52 pm

Couple more shots of the lid opening and lid closed
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Re: Blind man’s cushion

#3 Post by randy van » Fri Nov 09, 2018 9:33 am

Since we don't have a "like" button, I'll just say I like your blind man's cushion!

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Re: Blind man’s cushion

#4 Post by Magpie » Fri Nov 09, 2018 10:50 am

Interesting watch! Could you add a photo of the inside of the case back, please, so we could have a look at that too? Thanks!

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