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by GJH
Fri Dec 07, 2018 7:48 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Depollier- Finally Back
Replies: 7
Views: 430

Re: Depollier- Finally Back

Great looking watch. What makes then difficult? Joel Thanks folks! The problem with the Depollier has always been the crown and the stem. The original "Sealant" around the crown was a cork like substance that pressed around the stem sleeve when tightened. This would rot out over time and moisture w...
by GJH
Fri Dec 07, 2018 7:43 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: New Illinois
Replies: 4
Views: 249

Re: New Illinois

Super Admiral Evans!!!
They came with fixed and Swivel Lugs.

Nice!

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by GJH
Wed Nov 28, 2018 11:44 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Depollier- Finally Back
Replies: 7
Views: 430

Depollier- Finally Back

It was a long time on this restoration, but finally got my Depollier
back and running strong. These are incredibly difficult to work on
and this one was no exception. Thanks for the nice job Jesse.
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by GJH
Wed Nov 28, 2018 11:42 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 11/25/18 Thru 12/01/18
Replies: 20
Views: 584

Re: WRUW 11/25/18 Thru 12/01/18

Depollier Today.

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by GJH
Wed Nov 28, 2018 11:35 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Have you guy's seen one of these?
Replies: 3
Views: 385

Re: Have you guy's seen one of these?

What size movement is it Mark?
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by GJH
Thu Nov 08, 2018 11:34 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW November 4th thru 9th 2018?
Replies: 27
Views: 1352

Re: WRUW November 4th thru 9th 2018?

Jolly Roger GGF Today...

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by GJH
Thu Nov 08, 2018 11:28 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Illinois Square Cut Corner!!
Replies: 3
Views: 766

Re: Illinois Square Cut Corner!!

Please post watch photo!
Thanks
by GJH
Thu Nov 08, 2018 11:27 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: 1917 WWI Burlington "Aviator" Trench Watch
Replies: 7
Views: 846

Re: 1917 WWI Burlington "Aviator" Trench Watch

What an amazing Burlington Stan!

YES you do AMAZING WORK!!

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by GJH
Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:35 am
Forum: What are you wearing today?
Topic: WRUW 9/16 through 9/22/2018?
Replies: 13
Views: 977

Re: WRUW 9/16 through 9/22/2018?

Jolly with exploding numbers today

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by GJH
Fri Sep 21, 2018 9:32 am
Forum: Illinois Watch Forum
Topic: Is it possible that this is a man's watch?
Replies: 2
Views: 393

Re: Is it possible that this is a man's watch?

Yes, indeed, this is a man's watch: it's the "Finalist Deco". It was generally advertised as a man's watch, though there is a single example of a solid-gold "Finalist Deco" that was custom ordered from the factory and inscribed as a father's gift to his daughter. Your watch appears to have a "spark...