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Not Really a Pocket Watch...

Posted: March 4th 2020, 5:59pm
by conjurer
...Although I suppose it can go into a pocket. Instead, a mechanical stopwatch:

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A guy who works with Mrs. C asked me to look at this; apparently it was used by his granddad and dad in timing motorsports, and he was wondering if there was any real value to it (apart from the family history.)

A couple more shots:

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It seems in really good shape, apart from some scratches on the back (along with a dent.) Interestingly, it's high beat, and can measure down to 1/10 of a second.

Anybody here have any thoughts/info on these? They're a closed book to me.

Thanks!

Re: Not Really a Pocket Watch...

Posted: March 4th 2020, 6:39pm
by artman
Time me in the 40!

Re: Not Really a Pocket Watch...

Posted: March 5th 2020, 12:00am
by svaglic
https://www.ebay.com/sch/i.html?_from=R ... Complete=1

It shows a few with the box that sold. They didn’t sell for much, I think the highest was $42.00.