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    run faster or slower by 5-10 seconds per month.

    While mechanical watches can be inaccurate by several seconds a day, an inexpensive quartz watch may run faster or slower by 5-10 seconds per month.

    Is the phrase in bold correct? Are there any errors in the sentence?

    Many thanks.

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    Re: run faster or slower by 5-10 seconds per month.

    It's fine.


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    Re: run faster or slower by 5-10 seconds per month.

    Quote Originally Posted by Tan Elaine View Post
    While mechanical watches can be inaccurate by several seconds a day, an inexpensive quartz watch may run faster or slower by 5-10 seconds per month.

    Is the phrase in bold correct? Are there any errors in the sentence?

    Many thanks.
    Accurate timepieces with precious quartz movement show deviation of less than one second over a period of one year.

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    Re: run faster or slower by 5-10 seconds per month.

    Many thanks, Bhaisahab and Svartnik, for your response.

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