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by zafbasha
Mon Feb 12, 2018 12:15 pm
Forum: Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre Forum
Topic: JLC Master Mariner rare?
Replies: 2
Views: 213

Re: JLC Master Mariner rare?

The serial you're giving is that of the case or the movement?

It's caliber 881 not 661.
by zafbasha
Tue Feb 06, 2018 10:16 am
Forum: Vintage Wrist Watch Appraisal Corner
Topic: Valuation for this 24 hour JLC
Replies: 4
Views: 230

Re: Valuation for this 24 hour JLC

This looks like the original crown to me:



http://www.classicwatch.com/phpbb3/download/file.php?id=1009&mode=view
by zafbasha
Sat Feb 03, 2018 9:07 am
Forum: Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre Forum
Topic: Just purchased two JLCs...how to find out production year?
Replies: 3
Views: 270

Re: Just purchased two JLCs...how to find out production year?

Approx. 1950 and 1952. Not sure what the model #s are though!
by zafbasha
Mon Jan 29, 2018 9:30 am
Forum: Vintage Wrist Watch Appraisal Corner
Topic: Valuation for this 24 hour JLC
Replies: 4
Views: 230

Re: Valuation for this 24 hour JLC

I think it looks oK, crown my have been replaced. It's not a 24 hour movement, just a 24 hour dial.



About $1000-1200 maybe? I haven't had one in a while either.
by zafbasha
Sun Jan 28, 2018 5:48 pm
Forum: Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre Forum
Topic: Help identifying vintage women's Le Coultre
Replies: 1
Views: 286

Re: Help identifying vintage women's Le Coultre

I don't know the model name, if any.



From the box and appearance I'd date it to the late 1950s.
by zafbasha
Fri Jan 26, 2018 3:50 pm
Forum: Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre Forum
Topic: JLC CAL. 469 lift angle
Replies: 3
Views: 323

Re: JLC CAL. 469 lift angle

210 is acceptable, 165 sounds low. HOWEVER the watch may be in poor condition and a "service" i.e. clean / lube / regulate will not address possible existing wear & tear on the movement train or a balance wheel that is out of true, etc. 2.5ms beat error is a little high as well, but it's time co...
by zafbasha
Fri Jan 26, 2018 11:55 am
Forum: Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre Forum
Topic: JLC CAL. 469 lift angle
Replies: 3
Views: 323

Re: JLC CAL. 469 lift angle

Should be the same as the caliber 450 which is 45 degrees.
by zafbasha
Fri Jan 26, 2018 11:53 am
Forum: Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre Forum
Topic: Help identifying my grandfather's watch
Replies: 1
Views: 273

Re: Help identifying my grandfather's watch

Well, it's a watch made for the USA market, with a USA made case. I don't know the model name, if any.

The movement most likely in there is from the caliber 480 family of movements.
by zafbasha
Thu Jan 25, 2018 8:43 am
Forum: Vintage Jaeger-LeCoultre Forum
Topic: LeCoultre Futurematic ID, repair and value
Replies: 3
Views: 386

Re: LeCoultre Futurematic ID, repair and value

I repair them all the time, check the repair TAB on the website for rates & information. Thanks.

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