A Quick Fix- Seiko Yellow BFK Kinetic Diver

I snapped this one up for just £10, it wasn’t keeping time correctly and the second hand was jumping in 4 second increments. The owner was quoted an astronomical figure for a service and decided to let it go for a bargain price. I was fortunate enough to be the one that got the bargain […]


Tag Heuer 2000 Quartz WE-1111 Project

I bought this Tag Heuer from its previous owner as non runner, cosmetically it was in outstanding condition for a watch thats 18 years old but it had stopped working. It had been looked over by a watchmaker previously and a quote of £160 was given for a full service, as a result the owner […]


A present for My Nephew- Seiko 5M62 Kinetic Project

I picked this up for a modest sum, in a rather sorry state, not working and sporting a heavily scratched glass. It also came with a DIY attempt at brushing the case/bracelet. The plan was to get it working, fit a new glass and refurbish the case bracelet. Once completed, it would be presented to […]


Steeltech Quartz Repair for my Brother

My brother had this watch lying around in a drawer as it had stop working and a new battery hadn’t fixed it. I asked if I could take a look with a view to getting it working again. I popped the back off and disassembled everything… I discovered a cheap Seiko Hattori quartz movement that […]