History of waterproof watch technology

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History of waterproof watch technology

Post by Sandwich » October 31st, 2019, 12:31 am

Maybe people have already seen this very neat summary of technologies developed to make watches waterproof:

https://www.vintagewatchstraps.com/waterproof.php

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Re: History of waterproof watch technology

Post by Emilio » November 1st, 2019, 6:34 am

Interesting reading, thanks

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Re: History of waterproof watch technology

Post by TimemiT » November 1st, 2019, 8:16 am

Nice read! .. so I shouldn't jump in the pool or beach unless the watch is at least 100m tested?

How about using one of those cheap water testers sold on Ebay ... although I think they do not go over 6 ATM?

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