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blog.princetonwatches.com/the-mystery-of-the-stopping-watch

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 ...

www.thenakedscientists.com/forum/index.php?topic=133.0

What on earth would make me "stop" watches when other people don't? ... but could the problem be that I wear the watches on my left arm???

blog.longsjewelers.com/watches/watch-stopped-working

Oct 19, 2015 ... The most common reason why quartz watches stop working is that the battery is dead. Not all fine watches use batteries, but when they do, they should last ... In some very rare cases, people will put on a watch and it will just ...

boards.straightdope.com/sdmb/showthread.php?t=545968

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 ...

www.skepticforum.com/viewtopic.php?t=11419

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.

www.quora.com/Why-do-wrist-watches-stop-working-when-I-wear-them

It might be excess magnetism in your body that freezes up the mechanics in a watch. I say this ... Why do some people wear their watch face on the inside of their wrist? What are the advantages of wearing a watch's face on the inside side of ...

www.professionaljeweler.com/archives/articles/1999/jul99/0799te2.html

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

www.physicsforums.com/threads/people-who-claim-their-static-electricity-stops-their-watches.403087

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 ...

www.stufftoblowyourmind.com/podcasts/watch-stoppers.htm

Apr 9, 2013 ... The time pieces simply stop working, time and time again. ... into this idea that some people cannot wear watches because the watches always stop. .... And then they're saying can we do the same thing - can we fix the fruit fly ...