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I wish you all a lovely festive season.

A big thanks to all my great customers and the people that enjoyed my blog 2019. Hope you have a super 2020! 

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Service Seiko Chronograph (UFO) Calibre 6138

A customer has sent in his Seiko chronograph. It’s funky, complicated and stops when the chronograph is engaged. This will be fun;)

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Service: Citizen Super Jet calibre: 1160 and 1161

A client has sent in two very cool Citizen Super Jet’s for a service. 80m and a 150m(Japan Explorer)

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Service: Bifora 115 Skin diver.

All right! I got inspired and got myself a Bifora skin diver.. As you can see it’s looking pretty rough and needs a little work!

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Repair Bifora Skin diver calibre: 910/1

A customer has sent me something I don’t see everyday! This Bifora Skin-Diver is not running and needs some TLC! 

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Service: Patek Philippe calibre 30-300 PM

A customer has sent in his Patek Philippe calibre 30-300 PM for a service.

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Nerds wanted.

After a lot of positive feedback on my current site, I’m inspired to evolve this website into mitka.co.uk Mark II. This will be an independent blog site that focuses on the really cool/nerdy watch stuff and not just following the … Continue reading

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Service/restoration Helvetia calibre 75A

Here is a great Art Deco Helvetia from the 30’s. It is not running and the case looks a little tatty. The movement however looks to be in very good condition.

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Lemania CH27 the movement that went to the moon!

It’s well known fact the Omega Speed master was the official watch that went to the moon. But Lemania was the company that made the 321 for Omega and is almost identical to Lemania’s own chronograph movement, 2510, which is a later … Continue reading

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Revue Sport 50’s re-edition from the 90’s calibre: MSR X1

A customer has sent in his lovely Revue sport that has stopped. It has the in-house calibre MSR X1 and I suspect a service will get it running again. I’m especially happy to work on this as when I was … Continue reading

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