Water resistant watches are rated based on a laboratory pressure test. Watches that are marked “water resistant”, with a depth rating of from 3 ATM (Atmospheres), 50 feet, 100 meters, etc., are not designed to be submerged below the surface of the water. To avoid leaks and “accidental wetting” please see diagram below to guide you about “Degree of Water Resistance”.
Always set the crown in closed position (the normal position). Tighten screw-lock crown completely.
To find information on how to adjust the setting of your Adee Kaye watch. Below is the watch assembly diagram that will guide you on what components of the watch the needs to be adjusted.