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Sweep 2nd hand operation & watch time setting on my Pulsar watch.

After setting the time on my watch, the sweep second hand stops unless I press one of the buttons. Even when I do, it will stop after an hour or so at the 12 O'clock position. The watch is keeping time and the little seconds hand moves but not the larger sweep 2nd hand. It is a Pulsar PF8036.

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The larger second hand on the Pulsar PF8036 is part of the stopwatch feature. The upper button starts/stops the stopwatch feature, and the lower button operates the lap/reset function. Why they made the larger hand work only with the stopwatch instead of the smaller hand to the left is beyond me, but that's how it is designed.

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