JustMeArnold

Arnold Kelly
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Timegrapher and hobby horology

Has anyone gotten to the point that they invested in a timegrapher, either to help with watch repair or just see how accurate your collection is? Was...
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Thrift store finds

Short and simple question. What was your best thrift store watch find?
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Well...they're here!

Received my kit from DIY Watch Club, along with a couple books on watch repair from Esslinger. Gonna wait until the weekend before trying to assembly...
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Recent Comments

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Well...that didn't go according to plan. :(

Oh well. Guess I'll try again once I get some replacement parts. But at least now I know the parts are DEFINITELY more delicate than you think. LOL!

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I downloaded that app as well. ๐Ÿ˜

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I started reading the Watch Repair For Beginners book and it's funny you used a physics textbook for reference. Because I can definitely say that unless you're interested in learning theory about space and time, and terms like "solar noon", you'll want to skip the introduction to the book. LOL ๐Ÿ˜‚๐Ÿคฃ

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I got this one, the red "explorer" style sports watch. It's currently half price and has a lot of modding capability.

https://shop.diywatch.club/collections/special/products/clearance-sale-diy-watchmaking-kit-explorer-style-sports-watch-with-black-leather-strap-dwc-d03-maroon-red-sandwich-lume-dial

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A DIY watch and the tools to assembly it from DIY Watch Club.

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You got it! LOL

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Well that book was written AFTER Practical Watch Repairing (which was written in 1946). So I guess that means PWR is REALLY outdated. LOL

More posts

Am I missing something?

Ok, I signed up for the ambassador program and the instructions said to just share the referral link from any post. But I don't see a link with a refe...
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Howdy! It's just me. ๐Ÿ˜

Not too much to tell right off. After almost 58 years on this side of the dirt I've started to become more interested in mechanical watches. Just orde...
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