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  Topic: Battery type - Help?
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PostForum: Repair & Resoration   Posted: Wed Feb 10, 2016 9:18 am   Subject: Battery type - Help?
That's correct -- http://oldpulsars.com/Sport.htm
  Topic: separating band links on mens/womens 4406 or 5201 models
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Replies: 5
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PostForum: Repair & Resoration   Posted: Wed May 15, 2013 11:39 am   Subject: separating band links on mens/womens 4406 or 5201 models
They say patients are a virtue and the post by HDLED is a great example. One can only imagine the hours it took to put that post together. That is not something that can be done without making time to ...
  Topic: Pulsar top button?
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Replies: 6
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PostForum: Repair & Resoration   Posted: Thu Mar 14, 2013 1:25 pm   Subject: Pulsar top button?
No original module would work in such a way so I believe you are correct in that your watch has a non-original module.
  Topic: Pulsar top button?
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Replies: 6
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PostForum: Repair & Resoration   Posted: Thu Mar 07, 2013 1:31 pm   Subject: Pulsar top button?
Hi, again - - - try a magnet as stated above and report back.
  Topic: Pulsar top button?
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Replies: 6
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PostForum: Repair & Resoration   Posted: Sat Feb 23, 2013 10:08 am   Subject: Pulsar top button?
Try any magnet near the top button, if it activates the date then it is probably the button. If it doesn't activate it, the reed switch or module may be defective.
  Topic: Bear Bracelets
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Replies: 2
Views: 3902

PostForum: General   Posted: Sat Oct 13, 2012 8:33 am   Subject: Bear Bracelets
Back in the day, demand for the Pulsar pushed watch case and bracelet manufactures to their limits. To keep up with demand, Time Computer used four bracelet manufactures: Bear, Jacoby Bender, Lutringe ...
  Topic: SS TC1 Module
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Replies: 1
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PostForum: eBay Auction Evaluations (Look here before you Bid) . . . NEW!   Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2012 4:00 pm   Subject: SS TC1 Module
There was an investigation some time ago between some well recognized collectors on this very issue. The conclusion was that without doubt, some early 201 version modules were made with the Omega logo ...
  Topic: Pulsar P2 links
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PostForum: Buy - Sell - Parts   Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2012 2:23 pm   Subject: Pulsar P2 links
As this Forum subject indicated, you need to make a post on the Marketplace on the oldpulsars.com website.

http://oldpulsars.brinkster.net/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=45
  Topic: Pulsar P2 strap links.
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Replies: 1
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PostForum: Repair & Resoration   Posted: Tue Sep 11, 2012 2:21 pm   Subject: Pulsar P2 strap links.
Yes, they will work.
  Topic: Tiffany Box
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PostForum: eBay Auction Evaluations (Look here before you Bid) . . . NEW!   Posted: Sat Sep 01, 2012 1:51 pm   Subject: Tiffany Box
I certainly have no proof or documentation that would support any Pulsar provided to any dealer in any other box -- but a Pulsar box. However, over the years I have observed this box several times and ...
  Topic: P2/P3 Caseback Removal?
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Replies: 3
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PostForum: General   Posted: Tue Jun 12, 2012 1:09 pm   Subject: P2/P3 Caseback Removal?
BlueSky -- I think the previous reply was trying to steer you straight to the best source to attain such a tool. Because this Forum does not support Buying or Selling, the MarketPlace over on the Main ...
  Topic: Gold "fill" versus gold "plated".
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Replies: 5
Views: 8559

PostForum: General   Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2012 4:44 pm   Subject: Gold "fill" versus gold "plated".
There is additional information here: http://oldpulsars.brinkster.net/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?p=752#752
  Topic: Explanation of Goldfill & Gold Plating on Pulsar Watches
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PostForum: General   Posted: Sun Mar 11, 2012 4:00 pm   Subject: Explanation of Goldfill & Gold Plating on Pulsar Watches
The manufacturing process for both are the same so that would be a common assumption. Typically, "Rolled Gold", "Rolled Gold Plate" and "Gold Overlay" are of a lesser qua ...
  Topic: Explanation of Goldfill & Gold Plating on Pulsar Watches
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PostForum: General   Posted: Wed Mar 07, 2012 7:45 pm   Subject: Explanation of Goldfill & Gold Plating on Pulsar Watches
The gold-fill process to make a watch case is a very unique and specialized process. Back in the 70's, Star Watch Case Co. was the largest case manufacture in the world that specialized in gold-fille ...
  Topic: Explanation of Goldfill & Gold Plating on Pulsar Watches
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Replies: 5
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PostForum: General   Posted: Wed Mar 07, 2012 3:44 pm   Subject: Explanation of Goldfill & Gold Plating on Pulsar Watches
There was some earlier discussion some time ago on this subject. Here's the link: http://oldpulsars.brinkster.net/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?t=95

I strongly suggest anyone that hasn't read that post (and ...
  Topic: Repolarizing a button magnet
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Replies: 3
Views: 4670

PostForum: Repair & Resoration   Posted: Fri Jan 27, 2012 12:25 pm   Subject: Repolarizing a button magnet
The Placovar magnet used in a Pulsar button is a permanent magnet and should retain it's power, basically for ever. Although it is possible to lose magnetism, it would be very rare. There are only a f ...
  Topic: Repolarizing a button magnet
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Replies: 3
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PostForum: Repair & Resoration   Posted: Thu Jan 26, 2012 7:27 pm   Subject: Repolarizing a button magnet
Yes, you are correct -- there is such a machine but the original machine from the Time Computer facility needs serviced. There may be a company out there who can help you but you really don't need to ...
  Topic: Can calculator display be repaired?
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Replies: 2
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PostForum: Repair & Resoration   Posted: Wed Jan 25, 2012 10:46 am   Subject: Can calculator display be repaired?
That's a tough call. There is a possibility it could be fixed, but attempting to fix a wire bond, or even removing the module could do more damage. If you plan to keep it, I would suggest leaving it b ...
  Topic: Changed magnet holders?
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Replies: 1
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PostForum: General   Posted: Sun Jan 22, 2012 7:39 pm   Subject: Changed magnet holders?
Good news- bad news. The holders on your P2 and P3 bracelets are not correct, they should be of matching material. The good news is, you just need to swap them. Everything else sounds fine.

As for ...
  Topic: P2
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Replies: 8
Views: 6603

PostForum: eBay Auction Evaluations (Look here before you Bid) . . . NEW!   Posted: Thu Jan 19, 2012 8:04 pm   Subject: P2
This discussion continues here: http://oldpulsars.brinkster.net/phpBB2/viewtopic.php?p=707#707
  Topic: P2
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PostForum: eBay Auction Evaluations (Look here before you Bid) . . . NEW!   Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2012 11:02 pm   Subject: P2
Well, to clear this up, I will post some photos next chance I can. There actually are more than two.
  Topic: P2
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PostForum: eBay Auction Evaluations (Look here before you Bid) . . . NEW!   Posted: Mon Jan 16, 2012 9:53 pm   Subject: P2
The magnet holder is indeed the 1st generation. As you can see, it has the larger radius that matches that magnet in the eBay auction. What is the date on the bracelet?

I have been doing this for a ...
  Topic: P2
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Replies: 8
Views: 6603

PostForum: eBay Auction Evaluations (Look here before you Bid) . . . NEW!   Posted: Sun Jan 15, 2012 6:48 pm   Subject: P2
Without more photos and the dates on the backs, it is not possible to tell, but certainly some of the papers are not original. We do know that the boxes and the hang tag are not original to the P2 mod ...
  Topic: SASM Replacement Modules
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PostForum: SASM Replacement Modules   Posted: Tue Oct 04, 2011 11:06 am   Subject: SASM Modules
In October of 2011, I was visited by the owner of Strikes & Spares. I found him to be a very honest person. His intentions are to manufacture replacement Pulsar models because there are thousands ...
  Topic: Strange Pulsar
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Replies: 4
Views: 4047

PostForum: eBay Auction Evaluations (Look here before you Bid) . . . NEW!   Posted: Thu Aug 04, 2011 3:10 pm   Subject: Strange Pulsar
This watch is not a Pulsar.

Nor is it in any way, a product of Time Computer, Inc.. This is just an altered Benrus LED watch. From the standard Benrus model shown below, you can see "Pulsar&qu ...
 
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