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Watch winder – a decorative as well as useful accessory

Pendeluhren haben ihn immer …. den Sekundenzeiger der von einem Index zum nächsten springt, ganz im Takt des zur Uhr gehörenden Pendels. Die Länge eines Pendels und damit seine Frequenz gibt die Anzahl der Schritte bzw. Sprünge des Sekundenzeigers pro Umdrehung, also pro Minute, vor. Lange Pendel – wenige Sprünge, kurze Pendel – viele Sprünge.

The jumping second- an exceptionally exclusive complication

Pendulum clocks always have it …. the second hand that jumps from one index to the next, completely in time with the pendulum belonging to the clock. The length of a pendulum and thus its frequency determines the number of steps or jumps of the second hand per revolution, i.e. per minute. Long pendulums – few jumps, short pendulums – many jumps.

The column wheel – an elegance inside the chronograph

Wristwatches and especially those with stopwatches, the so-called chronographs, have been an integral part of the Erwin Sattler collection for some time now. After the development and presentation of the extremely exclusive Classica Secunda chronograph (with its functions controlled by a single pusher in the centre of the crown, positioned between the two lower horns of the case), a classic two-pusher chronograph was launched one year later

MOON PHASE DISPLAY – from new moon to full moon

Planning everyday life according to the lunar calendar is normal for some people. They plan their lives according to the current orientation of the moon and follow different approaches to this way of life. For some this sounds like cosmic hocus-pocus, for others it is a clever way of life.