Moving in took longer than i expected but im back now and have lots of projects collected whilst the renovation took place. Watch this space 🙂
This category will store all the posts and pages that focus around watchmaking.
Currently moving house and most of my stuff is in storage, looking forward to the projects im collecting whilst im unable to to do any restorations. Be back with you all shortly!
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Bought this watch a while back to complement my newer edition of this watch , it was delivered in a bad way and needed some work to get it ready to go into my collection. The watch houses a vintage Poljot 3133 23 Jewel Chronograph. This movement is very similar to the swiss 7734 chronograph. This […]
Just a quick note that I am now taking on a small amount of watch servicing and repair, Please contact me if you wish to discuss this service. Thank you to all my readers for their support. Thanks Jonathan
I stumbled across this watch in a lot with some other watches. The watch has a place in history and after discovering this i decided that i would attempt to bring it back to life again. The watch was in a bad way , after popping a battery in it was apparent that the chronograph […]
Have been asked to work on the chronograph functions of a Okeah russian chronograph, the watch chronograph uses the Poljot 3133 movement. The watch had the following problems. When the chronograph is engaged, the hand “jump starts” When the chronograph is running, it can be stopped but then it does not start up again from the […]
Picked this watch up a while back and had some time to work on it today. As soon as i saw it i knew it would look good once it had been serviced and cleaned up. This watch has a 25 jewel AS 1906 automatic movement. The watch obviously needed a new crystal, wasn’t working […]
Vintage chronographs are my favourite , i recently aquired this watch to add to my collection. On receiving this watch i could tell that the mainspring was broken so hopefully a service should do the trick. The case will need replating at some point but for the mean time its wearable 🙂 Disassembly pictures below. […]
Picked this up a while ago, knew it had potential. The watch was in a bad way and the case needed (and still will need) to get its case replated however the movement is in good condition apart from the balance staff pivots have been damaged. The watch movement is a Cattin C66 (21 Jewels) […]