Month: July 2016

July 26, 2016 timesticking

When mechanical watches stop working, they usually need to be cleaned and re-oiled. Over time the oils that are used to lubricate the parts in a watch dry out and break down. This causes the components in the watch to wear out, this wear damages the pivots on the wheels and can in some cases…

July 8, 2016 timesticking

Replacing watch batteries is necessary for quartz watches. In some cases, replacing the battery in a watch is easy, but many watches require special tools to open them and it may be required to unscrew a strap to get to the battery once the watch is open. There are many different types of batteries that…