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The Watch Video Rewind for May 31, 2015



Welcome to Watch Video Rewind, our regular look at watch related videos from around the web. Today we have a bit of an ecletic mix, with some new watches being built, a comparison of inexpensive (vs more expensive) watches, and then a length servicing video.

First up, we have a  Seiko Spring Drive getting built up.  These are an interesting mix of electrical and mechanical, and I don’t know that I had seen one of these being built before.

Next up, we have a video about something that all of us have likely been asked, or asked ourselves – what is the difference between similar looking watches, one that costs $30, and another that costs $300?  Check out this comparison of a Timex and a Hamilton.

Then again, we also have watches much more expensive than those.

And we’ll wrap things up with something that the bargain hunters might run into in the secondary market – a movement that is definitely in need of some maintenance and TLC.  This particular example runs through a teardown of a Valjoux 7750.

That’s it for this week’s watch video rewind.  If you stumble across any interesting watch (or time) related videos out there, drop us a line. If we end up using it from your suggestion, we’ll be sure to tip our hats (electronically, if not literally) in your general direction.

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