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) […]
I was lucky enough to get hold of a Waltham watch over the weekend for a great price, this was a project i have wanted to undertake ever since i saw how wonderfully finished pre 1900 watches were. The watch wasn’t in the best state and as you can see from the pictures, was missing […]
I bought this watch online from a classifieds website, it seemed that it was already semi dismantled when i received it and was covered in oil and seemed to have some moisture damage. The dial was also dirty due to it not being in its case. This watch is powered by a Swiss ETA 2824-2 […]
I am in the process of servicing and restoring this watch to new, i thought i would upload the Disassembly images for the mean time. The watch has a EB 8420 movement.
Great video showing a summary of the skilled requirements to restore a timepiece to its former glory.