I don't know what the specific term for the type of stem I need but it's a ball joint stem type I need. The picture in this posting shows a stem for a 10 ligne stem Waltham. If one notice the male part of the stem moves around. I need one for a 6/0 watch case.
When it comes to American made wristwatches it's unusual to see factory dials with gem stones set into them, and the ones you do see are usually jobber cased watches that are not factory. Hamilton is one of the few American watch companies to offer factory dials with diamonds set into them. On...
I think I just caught the fusee bug. I recently bought a third fusee watch and looking for information about it. I assuming the case to be American made. The case and movement have the same number on it. Any information would be appreciated.
I know this is not a real Patek watch, but could anyone tell me information about this watch? I know it's a swiss bar movement watch. I would like to really know the age of the watch, I would presume 1870s to 1890s? Also can anyone explain the lack of a pallet fork on this movement?
Are their any other interchangeable calibers with the Movado 470? I'm having trouble finding a winding clutch and wonder if their might be other calibers that are interchangeable. The winding clutch on my watch has damage teeth.
Is their anyway to repair this broken winding arbor on this New Haven calandar clock movement? If I can't get this repair are their any other New Haven movements that are interchangeable that I can swap parts with?
I usually don't buy non American watches, but I broke down and finally bought a fusee. Can anyone shed light on my fusee? I would like to know what time period my fusee was made, I'm ssuming 1790s to around the 1820s? I would also like to know if the movement appears to be French, Swiss or English?
Can anyone provide any information on what I need to do to bring the metal feet and columns back to the original finish? When my friend was polishing the clock the original plate came off and now the feet and columns are copper color and do not match the lion face anymore.