Monthly Archives: December 2009

Super macro fun.

Here is a balance wheel from a 7S36. by

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Updated WordPress

I upgraded to the latest version of WordPress (2.9), which also required me to update from msSQL 4 to 5.  Hopefully everything looks and works the same. by

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Resurrected

I pulled this old friend out of the junk heap and decided to give it another chance.  I put is on a $5.00 nylon band which does 2 things.  1)  It keeps the base metal away from my skin, making … Continue reading

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Think I found out something…

I was looking at my “Speedmaster” and I think I finally found out what the movement really is. Mine It is definitely not a Seagull movement, but a DG3836 from Man Power Technologies, Guangdong Province, China.  This is around where … Continue reading

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Two interesting articles on watch movements

Came across this article about Rolex movements: THE ROLEX EXPLORER REF. 14270 by Walt Odets Among the watches in Rolex’s current production, the Oyster Perpetual Explorer (Ref. 14270, but known popularly as “The Explorer 1”) stands in the lower-middle segment … Continue reading

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