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Practical Watch Repairing
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: Donald De Carle
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-02-07 - Publisher: The Crowood Press

Here is a unique book. It describes the theories and processes of repairing and adjusting the modern watch in precise and meticulous detail: a thing which has never been done so completely before in the many books on the same subject. As a text book it is a revelation. Taking
Clock and Watch Repairing
Language: en
Pages: 309
Authors: Donald De Carle
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2010 - Publisher: Robert Hale

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Practical Clock Repairing
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Donald De Carle
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-01-31 - Publisher: The Crowood Press

The repair of clocks calls for a variety of skills and crafts, few of which can be 'picked up' by bench work alone. In the horological trade, it is technical practice that the 'prentice hand' is first tried out on clocks, before attempting repair work on watches. Clocks have the
Watch Repairing, Cleaning And Adjusting - A Practical Handbook
Language: en
Pages: 224
Authors: F. J. Garrard
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-04-16 - Publisher: Read Books Ltd

PREFACE.. IN this volume the aim of the Author, who has I himself served an apprenticeship to the trade of Watchmaking, and worked at the watchmakers bench for the best years of his life, is to give in plain language practical directions for carrying out the various operations involved in
Practical Watch Adjusting
Language: en
Pages: 150
Authors: Donald De Carle
Categories: Antiques & Collectibles
Type: BOOK - Published: 1999-08 - Publisher: NAG Press

Almost a companion to Donald de Carle's earlier work, Practical Watch Repairing, this book's contents include general condition of the movement; cleaning and oiling; balance pivots; fitting a flat balance spring; fitting a breguet balance spring; positional timing; further considerations when fitting a spring and observing the point of attachment;