Looking for inner case back for 68 Polaris

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Looking for inner case back for 68 Polaris

Post by pea96 » Tue Mar 28, 2017 8:56 am

I am new to this board but have been a lurker for awhile. I just picked up a 68 Polaris and there is some corrosion on the inner case back. It still functions and obviously no one can see it but if one were available I would change it. There is a little on the outside case back but not so bad that it bothers me
Does anyone one know if they are available and if so where?

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Re: Looking for inner case back for 68 Polaris

Post by zafbasha » Wed Mar 29, 2017 6:28 pm

They're almost always corroded. Just leave it alone. The odds of finding a lose back are near zero and refinishing it would diminish the value of the watch.

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