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Instructor:Tony Paster

Workshop Fee:
NAWCC Member

$495 Early Bird (before 9/26/2014)

$545 Regular

Non Member

$535 Early Bird (before 9/26/2014)

$595 Regular

Lab Fee: $40.00

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NAWCC School of Horology 514 Poplar Street
Columbia, PA 17512
Phone: 717-684-8261

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

Tools Student Required to Bring:

·                Selection of eye loupes 10x, 4x

·                Brass or bronze tweezers

·                Tweezers (#3 or #3C, #5)


This is a hands on workshop open to both the beginner and the advanced collector. Students should have taken WS-111 before taking this workshop or have the permission of the instructor. All materials and tools will be supplied unless indicated above. The workshop will be held on Monday-Wednesday between the hours of 8:00 and 4:00. This includes two 15 minute breaks and 1 hours for lunch.




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