Dedicated to chronograph collectable watches
Chronograph RepairA chronograph is a multi function wristwatch that does more than tell the current time accurately.
Upon activation of it's buttons, depending on it's configuration, it can tell you:
If you own a prized possession of the highest mechanical ordera Swiss or American chronograph from the most refined years of mechanical watch manufacturingand are interested in it's guaranteed and deserved high quality restoration, read on. I accept for restoration only the mechanical manual wind or self winding chronographs that were made between the years 1925 and 1975.
There are over 100 reasons why your Swiss or American chronograph won't run. One or more of it's 200 parts may be broken, rusted, mis-calibrated, un-original, previously improperly serviced, under lubricated or just plain tired. Watch restoration is fascinating yet not an easy profession. Diagnosing accurately, the mechanical problems of your chronograph- over the Internet isn't any easier. Most watch problems are diagnosed while being fully disassembled for servicing.
Many of the vintage chronographs I restore are already 70 years old, and are in need of parts due to wear, fatigue, or breakage. Every customer's watch depending on age, model, style, original quality, usage, previous repairs, parts availability, and overall care, demands very individual care. Every watch that I authorize to be sent to me for restoration will be fully and professionally serviced using authentic replacement parts if necessary. All work and parts are guaranteed for one year.
Most mechanical chronograph watch restorations are conducted in 5 blocks of time ranging from an hour to two each. Upon completion, every mechanical and artistic consideration has been a applied. Your restored chronograph watch is ready again for daily use, and in most cases won't need it's next servicing for up to 15 years.
Every watch is unique in it's needs but to better help you understand the consumer considerations of the restoration of your chronograph, read on. All chronograph restorations include case cleaning-polishing and crystal polishing.
Chronograph Repair RatesOregon has no sales tax.
Above service prices include full servicing of movement, case, dial and crystal to it's most functional and presentable condition possible. All replacement parts and labor guaranteed for one year. I proudly stand behind my work. Every artistic and mechanical aspect of the restoration of your watch will be seen to. Please know that your family heirloom watch will be in very safe and competent hands. It's my goal to become your trusted watchmaker for many years to come.
Chronograph Restoration pricing:
Chronograph, 2 dial overhaul: $460
Chronograph, 3 dial overhaul: $525
Chronograph, 3 dial with calendar $600
Automatic (self winding) add: $125
Date functions, add $25 each.
Chronograph dial refinishing: $175 and up
Missing or broken buttons: $70 each and up
Crystal replacement : add $75 and up
New mainspring: add $75
Winding crown: add $75 and up
Replace stem: $60 and up
Hands, each: add $40
Minimum bench charge $35
(examining, diagnosing, reporting findings, etc. for any watch received yet not serviced for whatever reason)
Please review the other informative pages of my website, as you'll find that many of your questions will be answered. Please, when contacting me, be thorough in the description of your watches performance, appearance, and any known repair history. This will help will help in get closer to the issues your watch faces. I'll welcome your visit. Contact me at firstname.lastname@example.org with your specific questions.
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