Eliminator

Trev
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Hampshire, England, UK
7.50” / 19.05 cm Wrist
Toolmaker, machinist, quality controller, quality manager, quality controller. Retired, 😁😊👍
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Recent posts

This arrived today, or yesterday?

Tiny box left by the postman next to the steps leading up to my house. Had very heavy rain last night☔ With some trepidation I opened the soft, damp...
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Charles Dickens pocket watch at auction

An estimate of between £2,000 to £4,000. Be interesting to see the result, I think it will go for a lot more.
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Ladies watches, I.e. Teeny weeny watches

Bought two of these without realising they were woman's watches! In my defence your honour, I had consumed alcohol at the time, and bought several wat...
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Recent Comments

commented on #NWA - 1950's Roamer Supershock ·
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commented on #NWA - 1950's Roamer Supershock ·

Yes, it's tiny😂

Crown needs a tug to get it out far enough to adjust the time.

No idea about the movement unfortunately.

All I think I know😂

The crown will just pull out, without having to open the case.

The movent is pushed out of the back of the case.

I watched Kalle Slappes Youtube channel "Chronoglide" he took a roamer apart, with a brevette case.

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commented on This arrived today, or yesterday? ·

Watch came with an expanding bracelet, put it through the ultrasonic cleaning tank.

Anyone buying a second hand watch with a metal bracelet needs to do this. So much muck came out of it.

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commented on #NWA - 1950's Roamer Supershock ·

Here's mine, arrived today. No idea of its age, seeing yours, guess they're the same age?

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commented on Ladies watches, I.e. Teeny weeny watches ·

Ooh, that isn't a good feedback😱

commented on Ladies watches, I.e. Teeny weeny watches ·
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commented on The horrors of magnetism 🧲⚡️… do you care? ·

I meant that the maximum extent of the magnetic field that I've found is 12".

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The crypt, Winchester Cathedral. Guilt trip, just added watch photo 😜

The crypt floods in wet winters. To be the only person in this place is a magical experience. I dropped a stone in the water and watched the ripples f...
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Elliot bracket clock

Picked this up last week from the shop, after it's 5 month stay😱 Rudely awoken at 5am by its loud chimes. The clock is designed to stop chiming betwe...
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That was a close call😱

Wearing my recent acquisition for the last few days, took it off last night. Ooh, the strap was about to fall apart. I would have been so annoyed if I...
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What watch would TRex have worn?

Sat here watching Netflix, "Life on our Planet", whilst trawling through Watchcruch. Should add that this also involves drinking whisky😁 I pondered w...
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Wheels and Watches

My first ever watch meet. Enjoyed myself. Thank you Hamish and the team
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Luch single hand watch

Following on from my thread about the usefulness of the second hand. How about living without a minute hand? I'll sit back and fan the flames. 😁
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