Internet Horology Club 185
Waltham Model 1883
August 29, 2013, 10:53Tony Dukes
Waltham Model 1883
Recent addition -- Model 1883-18s-17j-OF-PS-sn 6035898 - Show us one of your Model 1883's////////
August 29, 2013, 15:29Lorne Wasylishen
This one is just hanging out till his new hands show up. Can't seem to get the right focus, like new!
1906~Model 1883~18s~Gr.85~17j~OF~PS~Adjusted~sn 15059148
August 29, 2013, 23:51David Abbe
Lorne, if your camera has macro (the flowerpot icon) use it and the focus should be better.
August 30, 2013, 09:36Tony Dukes
Your model 1883 looks like it just came out of the Waltham factory. Nice////// Thanks for showing it to us. I hope we will get to see other 1883's
August 30, 2013, 13:14Donald Nicolai
This is a Mod. 1883 Ca.1898 18S 17J OF PS Adjusted
Ser. # 8655046
August 30, 2013, 14:18Donald Nicolai
A little added info on this watch.
I bought this movement complete with dial and hands 2 years ago on E-Bay for $38.00 plus shipping.
I wind it about every 2 months and it starts on the first turn of the wheel and is accurate to within a minute a day.
Have never done a thing to it.
August 30, 2013, 23:57Bill Manders
Here is one of my 1883's, a Gr. 25 15j adj., with the frosted movement, unfortunately the case is garbage.
August 31, 2013, 02:29Peter Kaszubski
here is my same as Bills grade 25 frosted movement.
August 31, 2013, 10:53Lorne Wasylishen
Nice frosties boys, I will keep an eye out for one.
Some of the earliest C.P.R. movements were Gr. 25.
August 31, 2013, 11:53Roger Stephens
Staying with the 1883 Frosties.My favorite 11 jewels.Gr.3 in a bezelless case.
August 31, 2013, 11:55Roger Stephens
August 31, 2013, 12:03Roger Stephens
Gilded movt.15 jewels,Gr.15
August 31, 2013, 12:04Roger Stephens
In a "Trolley" case
August 31, 2013, 13:06Larry Buchan
My CPR 1883 movement number 5742981
August 31, 2013, 13:07Larry Buchan
Equipped with 24-hour Railroader dial
August 31, 2013, 13:11Richard M. Jones
Larry that is a beautiful watch and my favorite dial. I have often wondered why that dial did not catch on as it is easy to read. If you ever want to sell the watch I will be a buyer! Thanks for showing it.
August 31, 2013, 13:52Roger Stephens
August 31, 2013, 23:13Roger Stephens
I think the 83's had some very nice damascening!
September 01, 2013, 09:37Peter Nicholson
I have a few 1883s. This is my CPR.
September 01, 2013, 09:38Peter Nicholson
September 01, 2013, 09:42Peter Nicholson
This is a Grade 35.
September 01, 2013, 09:47Peter Nicholson
This one is a very basic 7 jewel 1883, but it one of the last 100 key wind 1883s. Serial number 22576905 dates to 1919 and is from the last run, all of which were sent to the UK. Seems like we just didn't want to give up our keys.