This workshop is the next step in basic pocket watch repair. The participant will increase their knowledge on diagnosing problems; understanding how proper repairs and adjustments are made associated with American pocket watches. This workshop will also give the participant a better understanding on the problems a pocket watch may have prior to purchase. The participant is required to supply their own American pocket watch in running condition. The following areas will be covered:
Proper cleaning and oiling
Identifying worn and broken parts
Verifying proper end shakes
Identifying escapement issues
Diagnosing hairspring and balance wheel problems
Make timing adjustments
You must have taken WS-111 in order to take this course. Workshop is held from 8:00-4:00 each day with one hour for lunch.
Tools Needed to Bring:
Selection of eye loupes 10x, 4x
Brass or bronze tweezers
Tweezers (#3 or #3C, #5)
1. Lodging: If you will be staying in the area overnight during the course of the workshop, a local list of lodgings will be provided with your confirmation letter for you to review.
2. Confirmation: You will receive a confirmation after your registration is processed, if you have a question please contact us.
3. Need Disability Assistance? If you are an individual with a disability and need assistance, or if you have any questions about handicapped accessibility, call 717-684-8261 ext.237.
4. Cancelled Workshops: Occasionally it is necessary to cancel or postpone a workshop. We will try to reach you, so please make sure we have contact information.
||Friday, October 10, 2014
||Sunday, October 12, 2014
||Your instructor for this course will be Tony Paster.
Your workshop coordinator is Katie Knaub. She can be contacted at firstname.lastname@example.org or 717-684-8261 ext.237 for questions.
||514 Poplar Street
Columbia, PA 17512