John B. Holbrook II has published a new book on how to take macro photos of watches. This guide is available as a downloadable ebook. It comes in PDF format, and the cost is $30 USD. It's a good way to learn some basic and advanced techniques for taking the best photographs. […]
Here's a good video that demonstrates how the technology in a quartz movement works. The inner workings are taken for granted in cheaper watches. But there is a wide range of quality and precision in various watches. Take a look and see if this simple explanation works for you. It's a […]
There's another good post on Horology Crazy showing how to remove the stem from an ETA 804.114 quartz movement. This process can be a little tricky, so it's good to see some photos explaining exactly how it's done.
ETA 804.114 Movement
There's a good guide to changing the battery in the Omega X-33 watch over on the Horology Crazy blog. There's lots of photos of showing the removal of the bracelet and case back. And it's nice to get a look inside this classic analog/digital model. Follow the link over to see how […]
The Horology Crazy blog has a new post on how to adjust the bracelet on your watch. It can be a little tricky if you've never done it before, so it's nice to see a step-by-step guide like this with lots of photos. Having the proper tools is the first step. Take […]
The Horology Crazy blog has a new post on the battery change procedure for a Tissot T4. This watch features a ETA 280.002 quartz movement powered by a 321 battery cell. Take a look and see how it's done.
Ivan has posted an article with a step-by-step guide to putting together a typical watch movement. There's lots of photos detailing each part of the process. There's lots of good advice on how to do the job properly. Give it a read if you'd like to be more comfortable with taking one […]