AS 1700/01

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AS 1700/01

Postby 33901 » January 14th, 2014, 6:06 pm

Hello all. I am getting different responses from different watchmakers on whether the AS 1700/01 has a hack feature. I'm sure when I used to pull the crown out, the second hand would stop. I'm not sure which part it is but I believe there was some sort of brake spring that would cause the watch to stop when the crown is pulled out.

Any help/info on this would be greatly appreciated.

Best wishes!!!
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Re: AS 1700/01

Postby ArizonaJohn » February 4th, 2014, 5:29 pm

Looked at a parts sheet for the Caliber you are inquiring about and it shows no hack mechanism to stop the watch. If you want a copy of the parts sheet I can E-mail it to you. The other possibility is that a hack mechanism was added by the company that branded it with there name and was never put on by the factory in which case it could be very difficult to find any information on it.

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