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Waltham Swiss AS 1580

07 Jun

This Waltham wrist watch with a Swiss AS 1580 movement was not running due to the fact that the hairspring was tangled and that is also needed a servicing. The movement also needed a new stem and crown.

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Waltham incabloc removed from case and ready for service. Dial not in the best shape

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Movement with missing balance as I removed it while waiting for donor movement

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Donor movement arrived, it’s an Austin watch with an AS 1580 movement.

Next set of pictures is the process of me taking apart the movement so that I can clean it.

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Self Winding Mechanism

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Everything disassembled and ready for cleaning

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Plates removed from the cleaning machine

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Mainspring cleaned and oiled

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Watch assembled

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Self Winding Mechanism installed

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Watch cased with new stem and crown and running smoothly

 

 

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