An overhaul involves:-
Removing the movement from the case, removing the hands and dial from the movement.
Dismantling the movement into component parts, and checking all parts for signs of wear, replacing where necessary.
Cleaning and rinsing the individual parts in special fluids that remove all traces of old congealed oil.
Reassembling and oiling where necessary with special Swiss watch oils.
Ultrasonically cleaning and polishing the case and bracelet.
Refitting the movement into the case and testing for water resistance if necessary.
Testing over several days for timekeeping.
Watch Service prices
|Mechanical hand wound watch||£90|
|Older mechanical models||estimate on inspection|
|New quartz module lower grade watch||£45|
Any case parts required such as a crown will cost extra.
Vintage watches ( older than 25 years) would need an estimate to repair.
There is no charge for an estimate.
Contact me for advice on posting your watch.
|New plastic glass||£15|
|Make and fit shaped glass||£45|
|New sapphire glass||from £40|
|New plain crown||from £15|
|New winding stem||£15|
|Branded crown||from £40|
|New battery fitted||from £10|
|Water pressure test||£15|
I use quality Renata batteries
The watch can be pressure tested if necessary to check the water resistance of the seals.
Water Resistance Chart
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