davepuh

Dave Puhrmann
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Longines Zulu Time 39mm GMT hand misaligned/slightly behind

Wondering if this is common or if it is just my watch, but I recently picked up the Zulu Time and am noticing the GMT hand is slightly behind. I.E. in...
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No logo on rotor for Invicta Pro Diver?

In all the pics and videos I have seen of this watch, the rotor either has a yellow Invicta sticker on it or at least has โ€œInvictaโ€ stamped on it some...
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Anyone familiar with Garon Watch Company?

Found this watch on eBay and because I liked the dial/hands figured it would be a good candidate for my first restoration. I have been searching the w...
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commented on Anyone familiar with Garon Watch Company? ยท

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commented on Anyone familiar with Garon Watch Company? ยท

Got the watch. Other markings now that I have it are that it says โ€œW.M.R. Watch Case Corp. Case made in Hong Kongโ€ on the inside of the case back and โ€œHong Kongโ€ on the outside of the case. The movement does seem to be a Forster-194. Not sure if that helps?

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commented on Anyone familiar with Garon Watch Company? ยท

Gotcha, wasn't sure if your prior post was a tease :-). Appreciate anything you find and I will post more when I receive the watch (ETA Wednesday).

commented on Anyone familiar with Garon Watch Company? ยท

Any other hints???

commented on The beginning of the hobby ยท

I am in the infancy of my watch enthusiasm (I have a Traska Venturer GMT on order and just ordered my first vintage watch off eBay today), but what got me going was falling into a YouTube rabbit hole watching Marshall: https://www.youtube.com/@WristwatchRevival. His passion for watches and explanation of how they work just really hooked me in. So interesting to see how a mechanical watch works and have been using the same principle for over 100 years.

commented on Traska GMTs up for preorder on April 7 ๐Ÿ‘๐Ÿฝ ยท

They did, in the latest release, both the crowns screw down.