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I am trying to remove a link from the watch strap of a Festina F16273 but am unable to remove pins - or identify how to do so...! I am, however, able to remove the bracelet from the watch itself by unscrewing the large protruding lugs between the first half link and the next full link on either side of the watch-end of the bracelet (as opposed to the clasp end) by using a 2mm Allen key. Although this same Allen Key appears to fit into the pin shafts of each link, unfortunately, it doesn't seem to subsequently loosen the nuts enough to enable removal of individual links. Do I require a special tool to accomplish this task, or am I merely missing something? Many thanks, =A=

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If i remember correctly, on this watch you need 2 keys to unscrew the bolts from the strap, a single one will just make it rotate freely.

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