Resources and Tips

How to Change a Watch Battery

Posted by Alan Almirol on

If your watch is failing to keep accurate time or has stopped entirely, it is most likely time to change the battery. For most watches, this is a simple task. However, there are some pitfalls you will want to avoid along the way. Here are some tips for changing a watch battery without frustrating yourself or damaging your timepiece. Gathering Materials You will want a tea towel or a soft cloth to rest the watch face on while you are removing the back panel. The last thing you want is to scratch or crack the crystal face while you change...

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How to Change a Skagen Watch Band

Posted by Benjamin Grant on

Does your Skagen watch band need a different look, or are the old bands in desperate need of replacement? Instead of throwing out a perfectly good watch, you can save it –  just by swapping old watch bands with newer ones. Please note the written instructions below apply to a bands that attaches with pins. At the bottom of the page are videos that illustrate 1) how to replace a watch band that attaches with pins (applies to Skagens) and 2) how to replace watch bands with Skagen's unique screw attachment used by some watches.  Several Skagen watch bands are available...

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How Long Does a Watch Battery Last?

Posted by Benjamin Grant on

No body wants to see his loving watch stop telling time. A watch-lover knows the importance of batteries that give life to the watch. And they are also aware about the need for long-term watch battery. This is one of the foremost criteria for adjudging the quality of a watch battery—how long it lasts. Though the brands claim that their watch batteries are immortal, it’s a general fact that a watch battery lasts for approximately 5-6 years. But that’s not all! The life span of the battery heavily banks upon the quality of the watch and its age. Functions and the number...

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