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  1. Altering/Redirecting a Complication?

    WATCHMAKING & TINKERING
    So I haven't been working on watches for very long (only completed my first SKX mod last week, have only opened up my 6139 once, etc.) but I've heard whispers on SCWF and elsewhere about people altering a watch complication to serve another function. For example, I've heard rumors of people...
  2. Recommended Hand Lever Width for SKX007 Modding?

    WATCHMAKING & TINKERING
    Planning on buying my first set of hand levers (going with them rather than the EZ hand removal tool because good, thin hand levers can also be used to remove the 'C' clip that holds the day wheel in place) and just wondering if I should go for 4mm wide tips or 2.5mm wide tips. Buying off of...
  3. 7C43...question to the forum...mod it or leave it be?

    Mod & Restoration Reviews (Mod/Restored Watches)
    Looking for opinions on this... I've got an original 7C43-7000. Hands and dial are nice, movement works well, case and crystal are a bit worn. I'm considering having the case machined and drilled for a shroud {regular tst}. Here's my reasoning on this one: the 7C43 movement is a proper tuna...
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