16 Size South Bend

September 12, 2009 at 5:35 pm | Posted in Uncategorized | 1 Comment

Another watch that is in the mail is a 16 size South Bend with a grade 215 movement. It’s in a little worse shape. The case needs to be replated, it needs a new balance staff, new hands and possibly a new dial. Looks like I can get the staff, though I need to check with my books to make sure it’s the right part. After that comes the fun of figuring out whether it’s friction fit staff or riveted:)


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  1. okay, none of that watch talk made sense to me, but it’s interesting!

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