This is all very helpful information!
I recently picked up a nice looking Lord Elgin with a 760 movement in it.
It sets fine and runs, but the winding stem will not turn. Would you say this is one on the common culprits?
I have not started to disassemble because I just received it and it's in...
I can't across this old Daxi watch recently, but can't figure out what the movement is.
It's stamped ETA, but there are no number markings to identify the caliber of the movement.
The one curious thing to me is, there's no pallet fork, just an unusually shaped escape wheel...
Hi and thanks for taking the time to read my post.
I’m relatively new to the game, and I’ve recently taken myself out of my comfort zone.
I just purchased a Waltham grade 165 movement in an Elite wristwatch case. The balance seems good, mainspring needs replacing, but where I’m running into...