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Can't receive atomic signal

I have a Casio Waveceptor, WVQ560SGA7AV, and cannot get it to receive a signal from the atomic clock. I am familiar with the common problems in this regard, since I have 3 other Casio atomic watches, as well as 2 atomic wall clocks. I've had these others for as long as 4 years, and have never had a problem receiving a signal anywhere in my house. In fact, I keep my 3 other watches in a bag in the closet when not in use, and they all reset automatically while in there.

I just got this new one, however, and have tried all around my house, outside my house, at night and in the daytime. It will not receive when I try to do it manually, or by itself at night. I bought the watch new a few days ago, and it was running, but 10 seconds slow. I had no problem resetting it for my time zone and DST, but it is still 10 seconds slow. I have a chiming Seiko atomic wall clock, and all my other watches' second hands hit the 12 at exactly the same time the Seiko begins striking the hour.

This is a truly beautiful watch, and I really want to keep it. Any suggestions?

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  • Anonymous Jun 06, 2008

    Can't receive atomic signal

  • Anonymous Sep 26, 2008

    Mine stopped receiving signal July 13th.



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