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  1. Try to manually wind the movement (30 turns approx) and see if the accuracy gets better. If there is no improvement after 1 week, you can just ask the support of a local watchmaker.
  2. If you are not sure about the movement, post a picture here
  3. I am afraid you can find a spare bracelet only in M2M if you refer to the Slevin/Cousteau Which Aquatimer chrono do you refer to?
  4. Why DHL is EVIL

    Shameful...now we know very well the courier not to use
  5. Ebay - Cheap fake Aquatimer

    Gosh..EUR 893 for that cheapo....
  6. reflections driving me crazy

    Same website I contacted I guess. No answer after months. I won't bother to contact them again. Save Steve in USA, do you know another company able to provide a good AR coating?
  7. Gen Navitimer crown fallen off

    How did it happen?
  8. Gen Navitimer crown fallen off

    Is the stem broken inside the crown? If not, it's a very easy fix - remove the caseback - extract the stem from the movement - reattach the crown to the stem using some thread lock Anyway, in the meantime just leave the watch in a closed box to prevent some dust to go inside
  9. Ebay - Cheap fake Aquatimer

  10. Fixing misaligned DWO

    Looks good now!
  11. Fixing misaligned DWO

    They are in brass or copper, so a soft metal. I used a square rat-tail file, kept parallel to the dial back surface, and some care. The file comes from a set like this: Thanks, extreme care is definitely needed :D
  12. Fixing misaligned DWO

    Very interesting write up. I have one question though, how did you thin the dial feet? They are super fragile and easy to break. :( "refiling the dial feet has been enough to center the dial" Thanks!
  13. New Oris Divers are out!

    46mm.... I wish them not to sell more than 12 Sorry, sick of oversized watches
  14. Mark XVI Spitfire (white dial looks larger) and XVIII
  15. Kids, don't try this at home ...

    I wish I could that myself. Good job!