Mon, 30 May 2022
Can you please advise as to which scratch pen you’d recommend for the brushed case of the titanium Tudor Pelagos.
Thank you Tobin
THE FIBERGLASS BRISTLES ARE PRACTICALLY ALL THE SAME - HAVE NO SPECIFIC INFORMATION AVAILABLE TO ANSWER QUESTION
Amateur pocket watch collector
Date: Sun, 29 May 2022 12:26:30 -0500
I am an amateur watch collector in Wichita Falls, Texas. You can see me on pocketwatchdatabase.com ( I really need to update). Most of my collection are RR grades in salesman cases - I have about 30+. And a couple I have recased as wrist watches (16s).
I am good at recasing the movements and I'm finally getting brave enough to start taking a movement apart. But ... I have a few questions for you.Ive seen watches with blue screws - whats that about??? Is about style or is there a meaning??? Do you carry these??? And are they for specific watches???
BLUE SCREWS WERE ONCE COMMON ESPECIALLY IN OLD POCKET WATCHES. HEAT TREATMENT TURNED THE STEEL BLUE AND SOME HIGH GRADE WATCH HAVE POLISHED BLUE SCREW HEADS. TODAY SOME WATCHES HAVE BLUE SCREWS WHICH NOW CAN ALSO BE JUST PLATED BLUE INSTEAD OF HEAT TREATED. ALL SCREWS BASICALLY ARE SPECIFIC TO A CERTAIN WATCH AND PART.
On May 28, 2022, at 6:53 AM
Tingleff SENT A PICTURE OF HIS OMEGA BRACELET, DIDN'T LOOK AT WEBSITE BEFORE SENDING.
NEEDS PART, BUT NO BRACELET NUMBER SINCE HE DIDN'T USE WEBSITE TO LEARN WHERE IT IS ON BRACELET.
Crystal for Omega Constellation Case no. 168.010 w/date window
Date: Thu, 2 Jun 2022 16:31:54 -0400 (EDT)
I'm looking for a replacement crystal for Omega Constellation case no. 168.010 w/date window. I'm not seeing one on your Website specifically for that case no. unless I missed it? Please let me know if you have it. Thanks. SENDER HOLDS A Ph.D and somehow failed reading notices on home page, Omega page and omega watch parts page.
OMEGA WATCH CRYSTALS https://www.ofrei.com/page_168.html Listed on this page are the last of the Omega crystals we can provide. OMEGA WATCH CRYSTALS
During 2015 Omega/Swatch Group Stopped Suppling Parts Worldwide
If the Omega item you need is not listed, contact the Swatch Group Service Center.
On Jun 2, 2022, at 1:31 PM,
I'm looking for a replacement crystal for Omega Constellation case no. 168.010 w/date window. I'm not seeing one on your Website specifically for that case no. unless I missed it?
Please let me know if you have it. Thanks. Cris (Ph.D. Holder)
On 06/03/2022 12:03 PM Bob wrote:
Unfortunately it’s true that all the genuine omega items we can supply is on the website. It has been now 7 years since on 85 year run of distribution for omega ended.
Generic tension ring crystals do not have date windows. The replacement professionals use when genuine not required is a 30.6 mm tension ring crystal.
On Jun 3, 2022 CRIS (Ph.D. Holder) wrote:Bob:
So I wish to order that replacement crystal for my watch. Should I just go to your Website to do that?
Yes Cris, you can order from the website or by telephoning the watch material department during office hours at 510 832-0355.
As I wrote before, tension ring crystal installation requires a press and tapered side wall dies. Be sure the person installing knows what they are doing.
From home page click on watch material then on watch crystals followed by clicking on plastic round crystals where the tension ring crystals page is.