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Watch Repair for Beginners by Harold C Kelly an illustrated how to guide for the beginner watch repairer. First written by the definitive expert in 1957, Watch Repair for Beginners is the ideal book for anyone who wants to know how to fix their own watch. Learn what horology is; the basics of watch and clock repairing; the mechanics of a clock; how the wheels work; the difference between an automatic watch, a stop watch, and a chronograph; and so much more. With detailed black-and-white illustrations, this timeless classic is a must-have addition to any horology lover’s collection. Chapters are;
Practical horology
Practical watch repair
Practical clock repair
Repair and adjustment problems taken from practice
The mechanics of horology
Wheel works of pendulum clocks
Wheel works of balance wheel clocks and watches
Gearing
Escapements for pendulum clocks
Escapements for balance wheel timepieces
Striking mechanisms
Automatic watches
Stop watches and chronographs
Calendar mechanisms
Theoretical horology
A study of the pendulum
A study of the balance and balance spring

Softcover, 284 pages, 140mm x 210mm, b&w drawings, brand new. Check out my other listings for more books Im happy to combine postage where possible. Pickup is at Seddon. Please click here to ask a question
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  • Seller location: Blenheim, Marlborough, NZ

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