Most will do it for free. Position back cover on watch.
These backs fit very tight and usually have a thin rubber O-ring to help seal the watch from water etc.
How to put the back on a timex watch. The back cover may also be able to click in place or have a shallow slot that runs across the center of the back cover. In the rim around the back and this notch fits over the Crown stemthe small knob that allows you to set the time etc. The case back is now in place.
Make sure everything is still lined up before applying pressure. Align the replacement case back and gasket on the case. Try at Your own risk.
Take the watch to a local jeweler if you cannot get the cover back on. Screw down C-clamp until it makes contact. Lay protective material over the socket.
My Timex is a deep water Expedition and the back plate is an extremely tight fit and hard to get on — but with the shot glass and oil I did it. Gradually tighten C-clamp until the back clicks into place. Gently lower the press onto the case and squeeze it shut.
Fit a pad or die into the top press pad holder. Look for a small indentation on the back cover of your watch. Nov 04 2007 onyl press on the edges of the case back and the front bezel.
And now NN07 is partnering with Timex on a sleek limited edition of the American watchmakers M79 automatic watch which itself takes inspiration from Timexs other runaway hit the quartz Q Timex reissue. Place the Timex watch crystal side down on the bottom pad of a watch press. Ensure the pad covers the case back but doesnt extend beyond it.
If you see an indentation line it up with the winder on your watch. Sep 18 2014. Use a small standard screwdriver or a case back wrench available at many hardware or watch repair stores to close a case back that has several slots on the back.
Nov 27 2009 Tape the shot glass and use a little very little oil on the back plate. If you see no such indentation simply place the cover on the back of the watch. Jun 10 2016 The back of most Timex watches just pries off.
In this video I would like to show you guys how i was able to remove and to put back the snap off watch battery cover without using. Place back cover on the back of the watch and use small jewelers screwdriver to replace screws in the holes on the back cover. Jan 06 2008 2.
Jul 07 2007 watch is fitted between the two dies and then the tool presses down. Place your thumbs at the 3 and 9 oclock positions on. Align the indent on the case back with the indent on the side of the watch and press on the case back gently with your thumbs until you hear a click.
To press fit the cover and the body of the watch back together. For this type of design use a coin or flathead screwdriver to replace the back cover of your watch. Consequently you need a couple of brass or hard plastic dies which are the diameter of the case and have a recessed centre portion to clear the front glass and the bulge in the case back.
Put the watch face down on the cap. Each evokes the angular tonneau shapes and elaborate geometrical bracelets of 1970s watch design. The butt end of the shot glass works but it scratches the back plate so put tape on the shot glass.
Put the watch back on the watch. Some will charge a few dollars. There is usually a small notch.
I used one of those rubber bottle grippers Position watch face down over socket and material. Use C clamp to clamp the back watch cap and table top with C clamp screw handle underneath the table.