Repairing Watch Cases Book

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Repairing Watch Cases Book

A modern reprint of a definative work on watch case repair. First printed in 1909 Repairing Watch Cases Book is contemporary edition has been enhanced with additional illustrations and descriptions.


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Practical Watch Repair Book

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Practical Watch Repair Book

Very good watch repair book with over 550 instructional black-and-white illustrations. Has an approach that assumes no prior watch-repairing experience. For the readers in his audience, de Carle has provided well-informed discourse on every topic a watchmaker, or aspiring watchmaker, needs to know.

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Trademarks Watch Cases, Pocket Watches, Precious Stones, Diamonds by Roy Ehrhardt (Used)

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Trademarks Watch Cases, Pocket Watches, Precious Stones, Diamonds Vintage comb-bound and paper-covered book showcasing a curated list of trademarking details of watch cases, pocket watches, precious stones, and diamonds from American manufacturers. Includes black-and-white illustrations as well as duplications of trademark documents as well as much more valuable information. 128 pages
0-913902-06-3
Heart of America Press
1976
Roy Ehrhardt
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Using the Small Lathe by LC Mason

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Using the Small Lathe Softcover book detailing aspects of the use of the small lathe in practice. Includes sections on a first lathe, parting problems, 'holding the job,' 'boring' work, finishing, and many more, with valuable pairing black-and-white photographs and illustrations for context. 112 pages
0-85344-058-1
A Wheaton & Co Ltd
1988
Angus Books Ltd
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Bulova Catalog of Interchangeable Parts from Bulova Watch Company

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Bulova Catalog of Interchangeable Parts Vintage comb-bound catalog featuring interchangeable parts offered by the Bulova Watch Company. Includes sections on regular watch parts, self-winding watch parts, crown systems, hand systems, and several more, with pairing illustrations that offer valuable context. 160 pages
Bulova Watch Company, Inc.
1952
Bulova Watch Company, Inc.
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Pocket Watches and Why they Work: Tascione Course Manual by Robert J Tascione (Used)

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Pocket Watches and Why they Work Tascione: Course Manual Paper-cover and comb-bound book detailing aspects of creation and maintenance of pocket watches. Includes chapters on tools of the trafe, safety action, escapement action, cleaning, and several more, with dozens of useful black-and-white illustrations.
Tascione
1996
Robert J Tascione
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Service and Repair of the Hamilton Electric Watch from Hamilton Watch Company (Used)

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Service and Repair of the Hamilton Electric Watch Vintage hardcover book detailing commentary on aspects of service, maintenance, and repair for Hamilton Electric Watches. Includes chapters on nomenclature of parts, case ring, shunt bridges, train bridge, center wheel, and many more, with valuable black-and-white illustrations. 107 pages
Hamilton Watch Company
1958, 1959
Hamilton Watch Company
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George Daniels Watchmaking by Philip Wilson (Used)

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George Daniels Watchmaking Hardcover book detailing elements of watchmaking from craftsman George Daniels. Includes useful color and black-and-white illustrations detailing components of watch-craft, as well as chapters on organizing a workship, turning, wheels and pinions, jewelling, and many more. 420 pages
0-85667497-4
Philip Wilson Publishers, Ltd.
1981
George Daniels
Reference, Repair

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AWI Battery Guide Book

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AWI Battery Guide Book

This booklet is a must have to get the proper battery for your watch. A complete reference to both old and new battery type numbers. Provides conversions and cross reference tables, specifications, dimensions and substitutions.


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Wristwatches: A Connoisseurs Guide by Frank Edwards

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Wristwatches: A Connoisseurs Guide Hardcover textbook-style book detailing a guide to a curated selection of wristwatches. Includes sections on telling time, the wristwatch, electronic timepieces, types of watches, and an extensive directory of watches from companies such as Rolex, Timex, and many more, each including valuable-pairing color photographs. 160 pages
1-55209-083-3
Firefly Books Ltd.
1997
Quintet Publishing, Ltd.
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Antique Watches and How to Establish their Age by Henry G Abbott

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Antique Watches and How to Establish their Age Vintage softcover book detailing aspects on pricing antique watches from various manufacturers. Includes pricing information for several watches produced by American and European manufacturers organized into a useful alphabetized, as well as black-and-white photographs for context. 204 pages
George K. Hazlitt, & Co.
1897
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SSIH Programmed Course on Mechanical Watch Spring-Balance Resonator from Omega Watch Co

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SSIH Programmed Course on Mechanical Watch Spring-Balance Resonator Vintage softcover manual-style book detailing a course on mechanical watches and the spring-balance resonator, produced by the Omega Watch Company. Includes sections on working with movements and calibers, the resonator, the lever and escapement wheel, and many more, with useful pairing schematic illustrations for context. 63 pages
Omega Watch Co.
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The Watchmaker’s and Model Engineer’s Lathe: A Users Manual by Donald de Carle FBHI

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The Watchmaker's and Model Engineer's Lathe: A Users Manual Vintage hardcover book detailing commentary on lathe-work for watchmakers and model engineers from the perspective of a Fellow of the British Horological Institute. Includes sections on the lathe and its components, selecting a lathe, accessories, working with the lathe, lathes of the world, and several more, with valuable pairing black-and-white schematic illustrations. 195 pages
0-7090-2186-0
St. Edmundsbury Press
1952, 1985
Donald de Carle
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Practical Watch Adjusting by Donald de Carle, FBHI

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Practical Watch Adjusting Hardcover book detailing technical aspects of watch adjusting and springing. Includes commentary on approaching watch adjusting and springing from a Fellow of the British Horological Institute as well as valuable black-and-white illustrations and tables detailing specifications. First edition reprint. 150 pages
NAG Press, Ltd.
1973
NAG Press, Ltd.
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1001 Wristwatches from 1925 to Present Edited by Martin Haussermann

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1001 Wristwatches from 1925 to Present Large-format hardcover book detailing a curated selection of wristwatches manufactured from 1925 through to the early 21st century. Includes models from manufacturers such as Blancpain, Hublot, Heuer, Junghans, Breuget, Baume and Mercier, and many more, with striking color photographs of each model presented and useful pairing captions for context. 295 pages
1-405494638
Parragon Inc
2006
Parragon Inc
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Grand Complications Vol III from Watches International

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Grand Complications Vol III Softcover catalog and advertisement style book featuring a curated selection of watches described as "the original annual of the world's watch complications and manufacturers." Includes striking color full-page advertisements of Richard Mille, Hublot, Chanel, de Grisogono, and many more. 576 pages
0-8478-2940-5
Tourbillon International LLC
2006
Tourbillon International LLC
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