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Why Do Watches Stop When Some People Wear Them? - Naked Science ...

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Some people have an abnormally high amount of electricity in their bodies, ... but could the problem be that I wear the watches on my left arm?

The People Who Can't Wear Watches - The Skeptics Society Forum

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Jun 10, 2009 ... They do something to the watches, like smack them on doorknobs. ... Why would perfectly good watch mechanisms stop on some people and not ... But, when the watches stop working they're dead, won't work for anyone.

Why do wrist watches stop working for some people? - Straight Dope ...

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I've heard people claim that wrist watches stop working for them after a very short period of time. They replace the batteries, switch watch ...

People who claim their static electricity stops their watches ...

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May 13, 2010 ... Also came across a lot of people swearing that watches stop or ... Supposedly, their watches would only last a short while before they stopped working. ... people have sweatier wrists than do others, and some watches are ...

Dissociative Identity Disorder (DID) and Malfunctioning Watches ...

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Jul 22, 2009 ... I never had a problem wearing a watch until I started having flashbacks. ... Never been diagnosed DID, but I do have some pretty intense dissociative traits. .... I know very few people with magnetism issues, but it sure seems ...

Slate readers weigh in with their own stories of personal magnetism.

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Mar 7, 2008 ... Along with some disdainful and disappointed responses ("[T]here has to be ... a short discussion after the query "Why is it that some people can't wear watches? ... Another is sympathetic: "My father had the same problem

Why do watches stop working on some people? | Reference.com

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There are many reasons why some people are more likely to have problems with watches breaking down than others. Those reasons relate to their usage habits ...

Why do wrist watches stop working when I wear them? - Quora

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Mar 16, 2015 ... It might be excess magnetism in your body that freezes up the mechanics in a watch. ... Why do people wear wrist watches even though they have a mobile phone? What wrist ... Are there some watches for people like me?

Watch Education - Common Technical Questions - Tourneau

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When chronograph hands do not reset to zero, or 12 o'clock, it typically ... However, some quartz watches are designed to have extended battery life, ... The watch is most likely stopping due to a problem with the calendar trip mechanism.

Help? Watch stops when worn, even after serviced - The eBay ...

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But even after the jeweller wount it, I have the same problem. .... I seem to remember that some wind up watches back then would stop if one person wore it but not ... It had something to do with the electricity in your body or something like that. .... I know personally two people who cannot wear battery operated watches.

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Watch Stoppers | Stuff to Blow Your Mind: The Podcast

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Apr 9, 2013 ... The time pieces simply stop working, time and time again. .... We're talking about people who wear watches and claim that their magical ..... And what do you think about it now that we've explained some of the properties going ...

Why do Watches Stop When Some People Wear Them? - Princeton ...

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Mar 5, 2016 ... A mysterious and yet common occurrence; why do some watches stop working when people wear them? Why do some people seem to stop ...

Watch Question Is No Shock - Professional Jeweler

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Are some people just unlucky? ... The problem is the watch, not the person. ... In addition, many watches encounter problems because their seals and gaskets ...