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How to Replace a Watch Crystal with a Tension Ring in 5 Easy Steps

The most significant advantage of acrylic crystals is that you can easily polish away scratches to make the crystal look like new again. But if the crystal is cracked or chipped, there’s no other solution than to fit a new crystal. Tension ring crystals are very common, especially in vintage watches. They’re also called armored …

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How to replace a watch crystal

How to Replace a Watch Crystal in 5 Easy Steps

One of the advantages of acrylic crystals is that you can easily polish away scratches to make the crystal look new again. This is especially useful if your watch has the original signed crystal or a crystal that’s not easily available anymore. It’s better to use the original parts if possible. However, sometimes the damage is …

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