Pocket Watch Clean Repair Instructions Illustrated Article Make Money
You can clean and repair pocket watches you buy for very little if they are not working
A watch is really a simplified miniature clock with a different winding and hand setting system. However it has no alarm, striking or chiming mechanisms to confound the beginner. If you have tried to repair a watch without instruction in how to do so, you may know all about the dropped parts and screws and the spring flying through the air. There is a right way to go about it which eliminates most of these problems however.
You need the right equipment, a magnifier ( or good sight) and a few tools to do the job as it should be done without problems. This article tells you exactly how to go about getting started in watch repair. It is well illustrated with photos of the insides of a watch as it is taken apart, cleaned, repaired and put together again. You will learn what is needed to clean a watch in the way of fluids, and you will learn what not to do.
When you have gone through the steps with a watch as shown here you will be well on the way to learning watch repair.
There are lots of non working watches around which can be bought for very little. Fix them and make a huge profit when you sell them. This article will not tell you everything you need to know of course but it will get you started with a good understanding of how to clean and repair watches. Although it is about pocket watches exactly the same methods are used on a wrist watch. See what it is all about on eBay: http://goo.gl/ifm2E or in our blog http://builddoityourself projects.blogspot.ca