I’ll be visiting the east coast this week wearing my only pandemic acquisition.. My cousin found my grandfathers Hamilton Otis and gave it to me last year (I’m ESM IV) .It needed a cleaning and minor repairs but it is now as nice as you’re likely to find. -Cort
Thank you, it helps a lot. I called them yesterday requesting a spring for the 32a and was told it was obsolete. They do much better if you give them parts numbers. The ones you found are a bit weaker but I might give one a try. -Cort
I am servicing one of these scarce watches (612 made) and cannot find a reference for the mainspring. The spring was in one of those”Do not open!) barrels which is, of course, silly! The bridled spring measures 3x8x 12” but how to look up an equivalent for it? I could try to move the bridle to a...
For starts, you have connect the hairspring stud to the balance cock. The hairspring looks like it will work. I think you may only need a staff (if yours is broken) and a watch repairer who can put it together.-Cort