ClockSavant Watch Collecting, Servicing, & Repair Blog

Servicing a vintage Seiko Grand Seiko (GS) Hi-Beat (36000) model 4520-8000

Servicing a vintage Seiko Grand Seiko (GS) Hi-Beat (36000) model 4520-8000

I recently serviced this vintage Seiko Grand Seiko (GS) Hi-Beat (36000) model 4520-8000 for ClockSavant customer and fellow Instagrammer @haibito, ...
Servicing a beautiful brown dial Seiko 6138-0049 Bullhead vintage chronograph

Servicing a beautiful brown dial Seiko 6138-0049 Bullhead vintage chronograph

I recently serviced this beautiful Seiko 6138-0049 Bullhead vintage chronograph for ClockSavant customer @haibito (Instagram), one of two beautiful...
Servicing a 1950's Waltham Premier 65 AS 1580 family watch

Servicing a 1950's Waltham Premier 65 AS 1580 family watch

I recently fully serviced this beautiful 1950's Waltham Premier 65 with an interesting modified A. Schild (AS) calibre 1580 movement. This watch wa...
Bringing-back to life a 1940's Bovet Valjoux 77 vintage chronograph

Bringing-back to life a 1940's Bovet Valjoux 77 vintage chronograph

I posted pictures of this 1940’s Bovet Valjoux 77 vintage chronograph, as I received it, in November, 2018. Having one of every affliction, I asked...
Preserving the past and family history, bringing an Elgin 16s pocket watch from 1913 back to life

Preserving the past and family history, bringing an Elgin 16s pocket watch from 1913 back to life

The movement and dial of this Elgin pocket watch from 1913 belonged to the Great Grandfather of a ClockSavant customer. Visit the ClockSavant Insta...
Truth and Transparency - Servicing a Seiko Pogue 6139-6002 vintage chronograph

Truth and Transparency - Servicing a Seiko Pogue 6139-6002 vintage chronograph

I recently serviced this Seiko Pogue 6139-6002 vintage chronograph for a ClockSavant customer. The story here is one we've heard before-- a watch s...
Servicing a family Seiko 6138-8020 vintage chronograph

Servicing a family Seiko 6138-8020 vintage chronograph

I recently serviced this beautiful Seiko 6138-8020 "Panda" vintage chronograph for a ClockSavant customer. His father, the original owner, worked i...
Servicing a beautiful Silver/Orange Seiko Kakume 6138-0030 vintage chronograph

Servicing a beautiful Silver/Orange Seiko Kakume 6138-0030 vintage chronograph

I recently serviced this pristine vintage Seiko Kakume 6138-0030 chronograph for regular ClockSavant customer. Most folks have seen the very nice b...
Servicing a Tissot Moonphase 1853 Valjoux 7734 from 1983 - Overcoming a botch-arama

Servicing a Tissot Moonphase 1853 Valjoux 7734 from 1983 - Overcoming a botch-arama

Continuing with the moonphase theme, I recently serviced this Tissot moonphase chronograph with an elaborated grade Valjoux 7734 from 1983 for a Cl...
Servicing a Vintage 1950's Zodiac Automatic Moonphase Calibre A. Schild (AS) 1402N

Servicing a Vintage 1950's Zodiac Automatic Moonphase Calibre A. Schild (AS) 1402N

I recently serviced this beautiful vintage 1950's Zodiac Automatic moonphase calibre A. Schild (AS) 1402N for regular ClockSavant customer and trop...
Servicing an superb vintage Rolex 1500 Calibre 1570 from 1969

Servicing an superb vintage Rolex 1500 Calibre 1570 from 1969

I recently serviced this superb vintage Rolex 1500 calibre 1570 from 1969 for a ClockSavant customer. This family watch was impeccably maintained b...
Servicing a vintage Rolex Submariner model 6536/1 calibre 1030 from 1957

Servicing a vintage Rolex Submariner model 6536/1 calibre 1030 from 1957

I recently serviced this vintage Rolex Submariner model 6536/1 calibre 1030 from 1957. This model is associated with the original James Bond movie ...