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Watch and Clock Making & Repairing by W J Gazeley HB DJ 1976 Illustrated LOT 293

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Seller: watch-part-supplied-worldwide (198) 100%, Location: leeds, Ships to: Worldwide, Item: 273203086827 First published in 1953, This Edition is 1976, this authoritative work, which was based on a lifetime's practical experience, has been in continuous demand and is recognized as a classic work on the subject. Its great strength lies in the descriptions and principles of watch and clock construction in an easy-to-follow manner. The book opens with a description of the various tools and materials essential for good work; details are then given concerning the construction and repair of the various types of movement, trains, motion work and gearing, the various forms of escapement, keyless mechanisms, balances and balance springs, pendulums, striking and repeating mechanisms, calendars, chronograph work and chronometers. The subject of cleaning is given careful consideration, while filing and turning, the two most important operations in watch and clock making, are given special attention. The construction of specialist tools for repair work, many of which were designed by the author, is explained in some detail and illustrated by working drawings. In addition, an appendix lists the various causes of failure and bad time-keeping. What you see is what you will receive. 'WYSIWYR' I'm happy to Combine Postage on auctions finishing SAME DAY NO COLLECT SALES UNDER ANY CIRCUMSTANCES. I post Worldwide using International Signed For Postage or Courier. Please pay at the end of the Auction, or at the latest within 24 hours. I reserve the right to cancel the sale after this time. PLEASE STUDY THE PHOTO'S CLOSELY FOR CONDITION, AS THEY FORM THE DESCRIPTION. I'm happy to answer any questions Monday to Friday I'm NOT always available at weekends to respond. I TRY TO LIST ITEMS AS ACCURATELY AS POSSIBLE, ESPECIALLY ANY MAJOR FAULTS, IN THE PHOTO OR DESCRIPTION. HOWEVER IF I DO MISS SOMETHING, PLEASE CONTACT ME TO RESOLVE ANY PROBLEMS BEFORE LEAVING NEGATIVE FEEDBACK. THANK YOU. Track Page Views With Auctiva's FREE Counter Condition: Very Good, Condition: As Photographed...........About this Item: Newnes-Butterworths, London, 1976. Hardcover. Condition: Good. 425 pages, 314 figures, reprinted 1970/1980's. First published in 1953, and written by a highly respected craftsman, this book has been reprinted many times. The book starts with tools and techniques and then deals with the construction and repair of clocks, watches and chronometers. Good copy with good dust jacket, Format & Map Type: Hardback Book, Author: W J Gazeley, Subject: Watch & Clock Repair, Publication Year: 1976, Format: Hardback, Language: English, Publisher: Elsevier Science & Technology, Place of Publication: Oxford

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