In these days of “fast” and “convenient” I decided to
commence a work of “painstaking” and “craftsmanship”, making my
own wristwatch. I have had the idea for a certain arrangement of
the watch dial, as on the image at the right, for a while now. My
investigations into available movements showed that no production
movement would give me this layout. After a long period of
indecision and wondering what I was really getting myself into I
decided to make my own movement, followed by the case and dial.
The Mess That Greenspan Made, Making a Watch by
I also have a few readers that might be interested in making a wrist
watch by hand. I personally would have gone with a pocket watch, but that's
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