The goal of this site is to bring to a new generation the magic and passion of watchmaking and to increase the knowledge of those already bitten by the horological bug.

L'objectif de ce site est d'apporter à une nouvelle génération la magie et la passion de l'horlogerie et d'augmenter la connaissance de ceux déjà mordus par l'horlogerie.

Deconstructions

The Keys to Time

Pocket watches made before 1920. Independent watchmakers founded in the last 30 years. Established brands established over 30 years ago. Just movements without cases, old and new. Mechanical marvels products old and new which hold a mechanical fascination. Vintage wristwatches over 50 years old.

 


People 

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Art Gallery's  

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 Deconstructions

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The people, processes and stages involved to manufacture watch movement.

The people, processes and stages involved to manufacture watch movement.


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How?

All material on the site is free to view for anybody who is interested in exploring the world of horology. Additional information is attached to images which can be viewed by placing your cursor over the image.

(From smart phones, click on the small dot on the bottom right of the screen).

Tout le matériel sur le site est gratuit pour tous ceux qui souhaitent explorer le monde de l'horlogerie. Des informations supplémentaires sont attachées aux images qui peuvent être visualisées en plaçant votre curseur sur l'image.

When?

The site is a constant work in progress. It is also a solo project so information will slowly be added as it is possible, requested and appropriate. With time the gaps will be filled in and the inevitable inexactitudes corrected.

Le site s'agit d'un travail constant en cours. C'est aussi un projet en solo, de sorte que l'information sera lentement ajoutée s'il est possible, demandé et approprié. Avec le temps, les lacunes seront remplies et les inexactitudes inévitables corrigées.