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Sticky Sticky Post YOU CAN DO IT! MODIFY WATCHES WITH THIS JUMP START INSTRUCTION >>> Jpeg Attachments URL (6 Posts)

Reto6,031three years ago

Sticky Sticky Post Maybe I explain the purpose of this forum with the example of a watch case opener >>> Jpeg Attachments URL (10 Posts)

Reto8,254five years ago

Sticky Sticky Post Welcome to PMWF! Let me introduce myself... (1 Posts)

Dave M1,477four years ago

need some help please!! Jpeg Attachments

OutofBounds3324two weeks ago

Well, I left my x-ray goggles at the office>>

Dave M3two weeks ago

How difficult would it be to replace...

cmoy30three weeks ago

Aren’t the lugs usually through-drilled >>

Dave M7three weeks ago

They're not drilled through. The shallow "drilled" holes that I thought...

cmoy7three weeks ago

So, maybe you could estimate the Depth>>

Dave M8three weeks ago

This is exactly what I was thinking. Some of the guys on FB is...

cmoy5two weeks ago

Watch Clasp Repair Jpeg Attachments

Anonymous User44two months ago

You pretty much need the entire clasp to make it work>>> URL

Dave M21two months ago

How to fix movement rattling in a case?

tugboat96three months ago

Re: How to fix movement rattling in a case?

tugboat47three months ago

Indeed. Otto Frei would be the first place I would try. >>

Dave M35three months ago

Re: Indeed. Otto Frei would be the first place I would try. >>

tugboat35three months ago

Re: Indeed. Otto Frei would be the first place I would try. >>

tugboat41three months ago

Re: How to fix movement rattling in a case?

tugboat34three months ago

Were all the case pieces bought >>

Dave M31three months ago

Re: Were all the case pieces bought >>

tugboat38three months ago

Case Back Issues

tugboat61four months ago

Did the case and movement ring>>

Dave M38four months ago

Where to find tritium watch hands? URL

bruinpmwf140four months ago

Where indeed. There are two very big problems >>

Dave M120four months ago

How-to: the Mysterious Vostok hands mod. Jpeg Attachments

Dave M10,515three years ago

Re: How-to: the Mysterious Vostok hands mod.

MO Tang64five months ago

You're Welcome to PMWF! (n/t)

Dave M31five months ago

Re: How-to: the Mysterious Vostok hands mod. URL

fizzbin1701111six months ago

Welcome to PMWF! You say that you are confident that it will fit >>

Dave M112six months ago

And by the way, the odds of a Royal Fizzbin are astronomical. laughing laughing (n/t)

Dave M73six months ago

Wow great work

noah558three years ago

Thanks, Noah. Yes, I'm a Rodico addict. laughing (n/t)

Anonymous User588three years ago

Re: Thanks, Noah. Yes, I'm a Rodico addict. laughing

noah429three years ago

Wow! What an amazingly interesting and informative post!Eek!Clapping! smile Thanks Dave! (n/t)

Nuvolari405three years ago

Thanks, Michael. smile (n/t)

Anonymous User375three years ago

Excellent! Pin this one! Cheers! (n/t)

VoodooDance447three years ago

Thank you! Chester. laughing (n/t)

Anonymous User448three years ago

Wow, very cool Dave! (n/t)

baumer382three years ago

Thank you! Eric. smile (n/t)

Anonymous User363three years ago

Excellent post Dave Thumbs up! (n/t)

Anonymous User607three years ago

Thank you, Adam. smile (n/t)

Anonymous User433three years ago

Great tutorial, Dave! Clapping! (n/t)

MCV395three years ago

Thank you! Marc! smile (n/t)

Anonymous User496three years ago

A great informational post, Dave. Thanks.SmileThumbs up! (n/t)

Mark C.507three years ago

Thanks, Mark. smile (n/t)

Anonymous User442three years ago

Great post Dave, I have marked it for the archive Thumbs Up (n/t)

Reto359three years ago

Thank you! Reto, I will move it to the MOD forum in a couple days. smile (n/t)

Anonymous User412three years ago

great post, just love the SUS hands. wink (n/t)

sharkfin372three years ago

Thanks, Dave. I agree, they seem better matched to the >>

Anonymous User406three years ago

Nice job. Definitely one for more permanent storage! (n/t)

Smaug371three years ago

Thank you! smile (n/t)

Anonymous User516three years ago

Oh yeah!! Dat's my Pard! Thumbs up! Clapping! Clapping! (n/t)

JohnnyT418three years ago

BTW Dave, does that alter the length of the stove pipe? EG might it not reach the pinion? (n/t)

JohnnyT347three years ago

Thanks, Johnny. As Ricky said, the effect will be >>

Anonymous User354three years ago

WinkRe: ..four thousandths of an inch. A bit more than the breadth of a human hair,

Anonymous User461three years ago

Rolling on the floor laughing my a.. off Rolling on the floor laughing my a.. off Yes, Ricky, I thought about >>

Anonymous User410three years ago

I was about to inquire about a machinist's familiarity with a

JohnnyT428three years ago

It will. But the change will be a few MICRONS, so not to worry. Wink (n/t)

Anonymous User387three years ago

Clapping! Clapping! Clapping! (n/t)

Anonymous User381three years ago

laughing laughing laughing (n/t)

Anonymous User337three years ago

Cool stuff Dave! (n/t)

DJM365three years ago

Thank you! Dan. smile (n/t)

Anonymous User320three years ago

wow....miles ahead of anything I'd attempt Thumbs up!

greg honeycutt388three years ago

I have attempted this operation. But..

Anonymous User408three years ago

Those Elves did a nice job on your crystal, so maybe they can do this, too. >>

Anonymous User397three years ago

Re: But even if you have a 33% success rate, that puts you at a $12 fix with Uncle Otto's hands.

Anonymous User438three years ago

Re: on such a small scale...

Anonymous User412three years ago

reminds me of when I was learning how to make round shapes out of flat metal. Thumbs up! (n/t)

greg honeycutt344three years ago

Changing calibre 8700 case with different watch case Image Attachments

baso153six months ago

You will need to compare the >>

Dave M78six months ago

Can I flip a watch dial? URL

Coca Koala216seven months ago

How is that dial held in place? >>

Dave M97seven months ago

Re: How is that dial held in place? >> URL

Coca Koala84seven months ago

It looks like that? >> Jpeg Attachments

Dave M104seven months ago

Re: It looks like that? >>

Coca Koala67seven months ago

Well, nothing about your project will be plug-and-play. >>

Dave M65seven months ago

Polish hands?

surbarbro192nine months ago

I expect that you will be experimenting soon...

Dave M87nine months ago

Re: I expect that you will be experimenting soon...

surbarbro112nine months ago

Noob Introduction needing some help! Jpeg Attachments URL

Anonymous User283nine months ago

By the way, feel free to stop by on the main forum as well... URL

Dave M126nine months ago

Welcome to PMWF! I use one like the 4932, but it's a wenger. >>

Dave M104nine months ago

I actually use two different pen knives.... Jpeg Attachments

BobbyMike116nine months ago

For the life of me I can not find a geometry drawing of the 7750.

rafael_t165ten months ago

HANGZHOU 6460 GMT: Has anybody tried working with this movement?

rafael_t555ten months ago

They appear to be exactly the same... Jpeg Attachments

Dave M166ten months ago

Re: They appear to be exactly the same...

rafael_t100ten months ago

Indeed. A difference of 1/3 of a mm does not sound like much, but >>

Dave M139ten months ago

Re: Indeed. A difference of 1/3 of a mm does not sound like much, but >>

rafael_t101ten months ago

Good question. If it is intended to >>

Dave M150ten months ago

Newbie intro and recent mods Jpeg Attachments

tareed59544eleven months ago

Welcome to PMWF! And great work! Thumbs Up (n/t)

Dave M133ten months ago

Thumbs up!Smile Very good! (n/t)

IF86ten months ago

Very nice (and Welcome to PMWF!)!! Cheers! (n/t)

BobbyMike94eleven months ago

3D printed G-shock with lugs

TheCeladon935last year

Thumbs up! Nice job! Digging those cases.Cool (n/t)

sharkfin243last year

nice work! (n/t)

Dave P126last year

Great work, artwork I should say clapping clapping clapping (n/t)

Reto166last year

Very cool, I appreciate you sharing your progress! Thumbs up! (n/t)

BobbyMike167last year

Re: 3D printed G-shock with lugs Jpeg Attachments

TheCeladon289last year

Looks very good to me! SmileThumbs up! (n/t)

IF140last year

It looks like it belongs! Casio should make them that way >>

Dave M144last year

Sunday Funnies, watch modding style. Jpeg Attachments

Dave M810last year

Fantastic docu-comi-mentary Thumbs Up And a stunning end result! Envious (n/t)

Nuvolari185last year

Thank you, Michael! laughing (n/t)

Dave M113last year

Fun post DaveClapping!Smile (n/t)

jeremd676147last year

Thank you! Jeremy. laughing (n/t)

Dave M142last year

They should make this comic into a movie Drooling (n/t)

pumpkin2001130last year

It's in the works, Phil. laughing laughing The producers are trying to get>>

Dave M134last year

WOW, WOW & WOW >>> Clever as heck! Clapping! Clapping! Clapping! (n/t)

Riddim Driven194last year

Hey Adam, thanks! (n/t)

Dave M141last year

You're the superhero of watch mods. Thumbs up! Cheers! (n/t)

Robmks156last year

Great Scott! laughing Thank you!, Bob! (n/t)

Dave M148last year

Very impressed! Clapping! (n/t)

James T. Kirk©131last year

Thanks, Jim©! smile (n/t)

Dave M172last year

Sensei , arigatou gozaimashita (bows) Clapping! (n/t)

Ethan_Mack143last year

Not sure what you just said, but the bow was nice. laughing (n/t)

Dave M137last year

You sir, are a master! Well done Dave. Thumbs up! (n/t)

RussMurray154last year

I don't know about "master". But thanks! (n/t)

Dave M135last year

Great job (on both the mod and the documentary) Dave! Cheers! (n/t)

BobbyMike131last year

Thank you! Michael. smile (n/t)

Dave M131last year

Wow, that is supercool and great work! Cheers!Thumbs up! (n/t)

IF161last year

Thank you, Yannis! smile (n/t)

Dave M139last year

Masterfully executed with excellent results! You are very talented Dave!

Timemiser125last year

Thank you! Tim. laughing but yours is back to being one-of-a-kind, since I seem to be>>

Dave M133last year

The photos, without comic book effects... Jpeg Attachments

Dave M214last year

clapping clapping you really got amazing skills Dave! (n/t)

Reto192last year

Aw, shucks!. Blushing Thanks, Reto. smile (n/t)

Dave M139last year

Watch parts It's a happy day, a new watch arrived, or, re-modding a mod... Jpeg Attachments

Dave M910last year

Change is good! I wouldn't have thought of going green, but now that I see it, it definitely rocks! Thumbs up! (n/t)

JFK3531229last year

Thank you, Joe! Thumbs Up (n/t)

Dave M148last year

Looks great Dave! I'd love a green dial. I thought Jake ran out of those. Good catch Thumbs up! (n/t)

Riddim Driven136last year

I think that he had these reserved for the colored Tsunamis. But now that they are sold out>>

Dave M149last year

WOw! that pops in BRG Cheers! Cool (n/t)

Ethan_Mack138last year

Thanks, Ethan. laughing (n/t)

Dave M151last year

Sharp looking Green dial.Thumbs up! (n/t)

Paul J Costa169last year

Thank you, Paul. smile (n/t)

Dave M174last year

Great job Dave and this dial was certainly worth it. It looks great and is a >>>

Reto190last year

Thank you! Reto. smile In the 7s26-0020 case, the dial ring >>

Dave M191last year

Thanks Dave, that is good to know (n/t)

Reto135last year

I'm Green with envyLaughing (n/t)

ARupard181last year

laughing laughing laughing Thumbs Up (n/t)

Dave M122last year

I must say, I love the color! Nice job Dave! I know what you mean about too many black dials.

Timemiser165last year

Thank you! Tim... Re: all look the same: then I guess she will never know>>

Dave M178last year

Unfortunately not Dave. Now I think she counts them! I've got to sell some!Laughing (n/t)

Timemiser171last year

Dude, that is suhweet (n/t)

Lawrence Talbot151last year

Thanks, Ian. smile (n/t)

Dave M147last year

Looks great Thumbs up! Really like that green (n/t)

pumpkin2001125last year

Thank you! Phil! It's a nicely made dial, too... nice glossy finish. (n/t)

Dave M162last year

Cool mod! Jpeg Attachments

sharkfin181last year

Thank you! Dave. smile Ooh, that's a nice one. (n/t)

Dave M133last year

Thumbs up! Smile (n/t)

DanB145last year

Thanks, Dan. smile (n/t)

Dave M157last year

Nice work Thumbs Up (n/t)

wodo156last year

Thank you! Sir! smile (n/t)

Dave M141last year

Nice! Now you just need a MGB or a TR7 to go with it Wink (n/t)

BobbyMike136last year

I was thinking maybe a Jaguar instead. laughing laughing (n/t)

Dave M178last year

The Dude abides!s This calls for a nice green Land Rover Defender wink Tempting Devil (n/t)

Micha135last year

Thumbs up! Jpeg Attachments

BobbyMike116last year

YES! My second favorite model smile 110 inch double cab! My favorite is the 110 inch station wagon smile (n/t)

Micha163last year

We are reversed in our desires! Rolling on the floor laughing my a.. off The station wagon version is MY 2nd favorite! (n/t)

BobbyMike165last year

That's quite a bit cooler than my green 1995 Chevy pickup! (n/t)

Dave M123last year

More than one way to "Kermit" a watch! Thumbs up! (n/t)

JohnnyT160last year

Thank you! Johnny! Thumbs Up smile (n/t)

Dave M152last year

Nice colors, fresh! I wonder, the hour hand does not have a black rim?

James T. Kirk©158last year

Thank you! Indeed, that's the way they came. The lume >

Dave M139last year

Looks great!

Dre140last year

Thanks, Dre. That's one nice thing about>> Jpeg Attachments

Dave M172last year

Looks really good! Bravo, Dave! Cheers!Thumbs up! (n/t)

IF163last year

Thank you! Yannis! (n/t)

Dave M146last year

Advice for first Mod

tthornell359last year

Your strategy for the crystal is like any other...

Dave M186last year

I changed the hands of my skx007 Jpeg Attachments

casa708last year

Thank you for the nod gentlemen, I hope to contribute more in the future

casa141last year

The main forum is ideal for sharing collections and to introduce yourself! Thumbs up! (n/t)

BobbyMike131last year

Looks great and very good, indeed! SmileThumbs up! (n/t)

IF112last year

Great job! And Welcome to PMWF! (n/t)

Dave M126last year

Nicely done, thanks for sharing! I'm glad you decided to "unlurk" Wink (n/t)

BobbyMike143last year

new 3D print experiment Jpeg Attachments

TheCeladon820last year

Very COOL! Thumbs Up Cool (n/t)

cmoy152last year

Wow, very good! Thumbs up!Smile (n/t)

IF142last year

Wow, that looks great. Clapping! (n/t)

Robmks137last year

I'm enjoying your "experiments", thank you for sharing! Thumbs up! (n/t)

BobbyMike149last year

Very cool. Thumbs Up So, the piece has to >>

Dave M177last year

Re: Very cool. Thumbs Up So, the piece has to >> Jpeg Attachments URL

TheCeladon233last year

Fascinating. A couple more questions...

Dave M153last year

Re: Fascinating. A couple more questions... URL

TheCeladon215last year

Re: Fascinating. A couple more questions...

TheCeladon170last year

If you ever feel like...

BobbyMike133last year

orient titanium case...long story

rm3sweet338last year

Oh boy, sounds like you might need >> URL

Dave M221last year

Re: Oh boy, sounds like you might need >>

rm3sweet134last year

Invicta 6411 crystal replacement

maynard57272last year

I do not have experience with that watch, but>>

Dave M240last year

Re: I do not have experience with that watch, but>>

maynard57141last year

Re Case / Modify Help Jpeg Attachments

v8coupe348last year

Is it possible to identify the movement in your watch? >>

Dave M145last year

Re: Is it possible to identify the movement in your watch? >>

v8coupe110last year

Do any of these look familiar? URL

Dave M174last year

Re: Do any of these look familiar? Jpeg Attachments

v8coupe143last year

The HCP designator means >>

Dave M135last year

Re: now finding a donor watch

v8coupe174last year

Hydro Mod Analog Jpeg Attachments URL

Anonymous User806last year

Really? Does the oil >>

Dave M253last year

3-D watch design/printing ???

Anonymous User401last year

Re: 3-D watch design/printing ??? URL

TheCeladon225last year

"TheCeladon" is the 3-d expert here... hopefully, he will answer. (n/t)

Dave M141last year

3D G-Shock part 2 Jpeg Attachments

TheCeladon443last year

Outstanding! Thumbs Up I like your lug case idea. Thumbs Up You could >>

Dave M131last year

Very cool! I am really enjoying this experiment of yours! Thumbs up! (n/t)

BobbyMike125last year

Casio MD.V 102 Movement questions...

Pwag322last year

What you need to do is collect information>>

Dave M144last year

Re: What you need to do is collect information>>

Pwag140last year

Not sure what to advise... You would be trying to match up >>

Dave M140last year

Re: Not sure what to advise... You would be trying to match up >>

Pwag126last year

Fabricating bezel spring wires... Jpeg Attachments

Dave M543last year

Very good! SmileThumbs up! (n/t)

IF139last year

GREAT post! Thumbs Up Thumbs Up smile (n/t)

cmoy145last year

Cheers! (n/t)

BobbyMike147last year

Seiko 7S36 hands replacement

mike734580last year

The hands are the same. >>

Dave M203last year

Customizing a Rolex? URL

kevay532last year

Well if I had a Sub, I'd pop off the cyclops. Smile (n/t)

Robmks163last year

Welcome to PMWF! How about a picture of your watch? (n/t)

Dave M157last year

Replacing Seiko SNZG dial and hands URL

mike7341,521last year

Not that hard ........ Jpeg Attachments

Robmks397last year

Re: Replacing Seiko SNZG dial and hands URL

Dave M644last year

Help with dial

Doc_vic334last year

There is nowhere near enough >>

Dave M244last year

Re: There is nowhere near enough >> Jpeg Attachments

Doc_vic243last year

Oh boy. It could be any number of >>

Dave M182last year

Re: Oh boy. It could be any number of >>

Doc_vic134last year

The 28mm will not be the problem...

Dave M184last year

Re: The 28mm will not be the problem...

Doc_vic152last year

A possible clue... Jpeg Attachments

Dave M203last year

Re: A possible clue...

Doc_vic157last year

Hopeful First Time Watch Mod

Kevin_D446last year

Huh? Perhaps your research skills are far beyond mine>>

Dave M236last year

Sorry for the confusing description! Frowning Jpeg Attachments

Kevin_D221last year

Looking for a bargain case for a 31mm dial.. (EDIT)

Pwag424last year

Re: Looking for a bargain case for a 31mm dial.. (EDIT)

Pwag194last year

Really, 37 mm? Seems huge for the '70s. >>

Dave M205last year

Re: Really, 37 mm? Seems huge for the '70s. >> URL

Pwag146last year

Don't be embarrased. At least you can >>

Dave M143last year

Re: Don't be embarrased. At least you can >>

Pwag166last year

Oh, it's 31 for sure? That's going to be pretty difficult. (n/t)

Dave M180last year

Re: Oh, it's 31 for sure? That's going to be pretty difficult.

Pwag140last year

This one accepts 37mm... URL

Dave M166last year

Anyone have changed a crown gasket I am confused! I remember a very old post...

cmoy289last year

How many are there and where are they? (n/t)

Dave M147last year

I believe just one and it's in a tough place, in the crown.

cmoy157last year

Make a tiny crochet hook out of a pin or something? (n/t)

Dave M194last year

and dig the old gasket out I am confused! Wish I had a spare crown to test it on. (n/t)

cmoy195last year

Found the old thread but the pica don't work Frown, Sad URL

cmoy178last year

This topic has been moved. 3D printed G-shock with lugs

TheCeladon129last year

This topic has been moved. Sunday Funnies, watch modding style. Jpeg Attachments

Dave M135last year

This topic has been moved. Watch parts It's a happy day, a new watch arrived, or, re-modding a mod... Jpeg Attachments

Dave M156last year

This topic has been moved. How-to: the Mysterious Vostok hands mod. Jpeg Attachments

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