In-Depth: The Modern Watch Escapement, And How It Got That Way
"An interest in escapements is a sign of horological maturity." –Jack Forster
Originally published by Jack Forster on HODINKEE, August 21st 2020
Of all the parts of a watch, the escapement is probably the one about which
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Of mainsprings and Tri-synchro regulators.
Originally published by Jack Forster on HODINKEE, October 2nd 2020
Not too many moons ago, we took a brief look at some of the most commonly used escapements in mechanical watches. (I actually, and characteristically, went on a