How to Take Care of Your Watch? The crown The crown of the watch that is sometimes screw-in, is used for adjusting the hours, minutes and date. swiss replica watches Take off the watch before you turn the crown.
It is advisable to avoid turning the crown while wearing the timepiece as it may cause the winding stem twisting and damage the movement. Winding A hand-wound (manual-wind) mechanical watch must always be taken off before winding. The watch's owner should be attentive not to over-wind it, thus breaking the spring. Stop winding, when you feel resistance as it implies that the spring is at maximum tension. As for an automatic (self-winding) mechanical watch, it is automatically wound when the wearer moves his wrist. fake Audemars Piguet watches When the watch's owner has not worn the timepiece for over 35 hours, he should wind it by hand. It is highly advisable to wind an automatic watch by hand once a month.
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This is also the best way to avoid case back damaging. Practicing Sports If the watch is provided with the manual, make sure to find proper recommendations about sporting activities. Chopard Mille Miglia replica In general, it is better to take of a mechanical timepiece while practicing such sports as golf or tennis that involve sudden or strong movements. Quartz watches are more suitable for sports activities.
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