I was asked to take a look at this Tissot Seastar, the watch has been stopping intermittently after a new battery was replaced. The cost of a 955.112 movement is only around £20 so usually i would do a straight swap with a new one however i thought it would be a good excuse to work on […]
Found this video today from a Swiss Micro Manufacturer showing how they create balance staffs. Incredible to watch at the flawless technology of a part that requires precision.. check it out!
Really incredible video, interesting watch (excuse the pun!) Thanks for popping by! Jonathan Новости Крым
Just a few snaps of what i got upto over the weekend. I was working on a Limit Pocket watch. I had a problem on this watch with the escape wheel bridge. It seems that the screw was not budging and all attempts to remove the screw failed! I left the plate and bridge […]
Ever since I was shown this method i have been waiting for a chance to document it and put it on the site, however its been a while since i have needed to extract a broken screw. last week was given a movement in which the screw securing the crown wheel had been sheared off […]
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I currently have two lathes, a Peatol/Taig Lathe that has been boxed up for a while and a 8MM watchmakers lathe that i try to work with when i get a chance. Adding to the collection is a Cowells 90 CW Clock & Watchmakers Lathe. I have been wanting one of these for a while […]
Been away for a while working on other projects, however i did finally get back to the bench and work on this watch. It has been in my projects box for a while and needed some help. Im a sucker for old chronographs even though this isn’t really one, it still is something that iv’e […]
Found a really nice video online following to of Switzerland top watchmakers.., thought i’d share..
Had a request from an online forum member asking if i could supply a copy of the instructions for the Platax Tool as his was missing. The Platax tool allows for the “Safe” removal of a riveted balance staff from the balance wheel without the need for it to be cut out out on a […]