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Whether you are looking for a gift or Pocket Watches for sale on e Bay, tips and advice about buying on e Bay, watch winders, or just fascinating facts about Pocket Watch makers, like Waltham, Elgin, Hampden, Rolex, they're all here. If it's not here at the moment it will be sometime in the future - so don't forget to bookmark this page! - I am working on a new section of the site which is going to feature all sorts of information on Antique Clocks.
There are a few web sites out there that are about Wrist Watches, some about Pocket Watches too, but I've struggled to come across many that have enough information in the one place to be of much use.
I have created a crude animation to show you how the lever moves.(Well, maybe a few of my favourite Wrist Watches too)!If you don't know where to start, or what type of pocket watch you would like to start collecting, why not take a look at our new, improved sitemap?The Adjustment of a watch is the manipulation of the balance, its spring and staff for the purpose of improving the time-keeping qualities of a watch.Three adjustments are usually employed for this purpose, viz: postions, isochronism and compensation. The fusee is a spiral grooved cone, used to equalize the power of the mainspring.
I rather like the Swiss term, so I will stick to using that.