Antique Swiss and American mechanical watch repair specialists since 1987
It's not uncommon to learn that one of a hundred mechanical failures caused to the stoppage of your chronograph -or a combination of any number of these 100 parts failures. Any number of parts could have become too worn, rusted, it's lubrication may have evaporated, a previous repair may have been completed improperly, or it may have been abused in any number of ways. Many of the mechanical chronographs I service and repair are older than their current owners, and might in need of a full servicing and replacement parts. Every customer's chronograph wrist watch is unique in it's history and current needs. I specialize in this work and look forward to adding you as a life long customer.
Most mechanical chronograph watch servicings are undertaken in five blocks of time running from 1 to 2 hours each. Upon the completion of this exacting procedure, every mechanical and artistic aspect of your watches servicing has been seen to. Your newly serviced chronograph will be a trustworthy instrument for many years to come.
I was having lunch at the meeting in Hong Kong and the chap next to me said, "I see you have a very fine old chronograph." I told him my Angelus had just been restored and he said, "It's not easy to find someone to work on those, even in Germany." I told him it isn't easy in the States, either. Thought you may like to know that your work gets around, and is recognized by experts around the world!
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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 overhaul pricing:
Chronographs- 1 register: $735
Chronographs- 2 register: $785
Chronographs- 3 register: $985
Automatic feature (self-winding) add: $200
Date functions, dial windows/ date ring add $65 each.
Chronograph wrist watch dial restoration: $400 and up
Replace broken / buttons: $165 each and up
Replace crystal, non break, armored, glass: $95 and up
Replace fatigued or broken mainspring: add $135
Install or replace winding crown: add $90 and up
Replace spoiled winding stem: $90 and up
Install missing or broken hands, each: $65
Minimum bench charge $70
(examination, diagnosis, report findings, etc. for any chronograph received and not repaired)
- Ultrasonic case cleaning, polishing: No charge
Please examine the other watch repair related pages of my site, as you'll learn many answers that you may have. Feel free to be as descriptive about your chronograph when you contact me. It'll assist me in forming a good idea of it's current needs - and an estimate for it's return to dependability.
Thanks for your visit, I look forward to working with you on the repair of your prized mechanical chronograph timepiece. Please contact me at: firstname.lastname@example.org with any questions that you may have about your watch. I'll be happy to reply promptly and in full. I specialize in the restoration of mechanical chronograph wrist watches and chronograph pocket watches from the following factories:
Kent Kingston Kord Kurth Laco Lancel A. Lange & Sohne Lang Uhr Lavina LeCoultre Lemania Leonidas LePhare Levrette LIbela Lip Longines Lorton Louis Louvig Lucerne Lucien Piccard Lusina Lyceum Mappin Marlys Mars Mido Mimo Minerva Monarch Montbrilliant Monte Moriva Hy. Moser & Cie Movado Mt. Vernon Ulysse Nardin National Newmark Nicewatch Co. Nicolet Watch Charles Nicolet Mar Nicolet Niton Nivada Normandie Octo Ofair Ogival Ollendorff Olma Olympia Omega Opel Orator Orfina Orvin Pabro Parker Patek Philippe Patria Perfine Perpetual Watch Co. Phillepe Watch Co. PiagetPreesent
Provita Pronto Rado Rapid Record Regina Rembrant Revue Rima Roamer Rocail Rockford Rolex Rolls Rotary Roxy Rulon Shield Schultz Seeland Semca Seth Thomas Sheffield Sigma Smith Sperina South Bend Standard Stowa Tavannes Tiffany Timecraft Tissot Titus Tornex-Rayville Touchon Tourneau Trebex Turler Uhrenfabrik Glashutte Ultimor Unitas Urania Univer Universal Vacheron Van Cleef & Arpels Verno Vulcain Wakmann Warwick Watex Weldon Welsbro Weltall Westend WhiteStar Winton Wittnauer Wig Wag Wyler Yale Zenith Zentra Zodiac
Mechanical chronograph watch brands that we will consider for restoration: