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    Question about 30 Jewel Cal 760 6 adj selfwinding Lord Elgin

    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...
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    Early mystery ETA movement

    After typing out my post, I gained some clarity on how to go about a search. It turns out this is a cylinder escapement from the 1920's. https://17jewels.info/movements/e/eta/eta-213/ James
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    Early mystery ETA movement

    Hi everybody, 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...
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    Help with Waltham grade 165

    Thanks! I really appreciate the advice. James
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    Help with Waltham grade 165

    Can you get the stem like this? Or is it a regular stem you would modify by cutting and filing?
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    Help with Waltham grade 165

    This REALLY helps! Thanks!
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    Help with Waltham grade 165

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    Help with Waltham grade 165

    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...

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