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Dec 15, 2016

The Secret World of Hairsprings with Bovet 1822

Tags: Bovet, Hairspring, Regulating Organ, Spiral

For the very first, we have been able to access and bring you along to a very secret workshop where they manufacture the most strategic component of any mechanical watch: the hairspring.

This privileged access was granted to us by Bovet 1822, one of the very rare brands that do this themselves, and we were able to uncover part of the mystery behind the fabrication process. Find out more in this exclusive video report!



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  • Ted dibiasi-JLC-Sinn

    Ted dibiasi-JLC-Sinn

    but what does Jean -Claude Biver think of this?

    Dec 11, 2018

  • RaindropsOnMyHead1

    RaindropsOnMyHead1

    Is this guy sign for the deaf? Or is he a kungfu master? Stop with the hands for the love of ....

    Nov 06, 2018

  • Jorge  Luna

    Jorge Luna

    Soy el único que ve como la pared detrás de él tiene movimientos?

    Aug 05, 2018

  • JollyVolt

    JollyVolt

    Why is he moving his hands too much

    Aug 03, 2018

  • Sky173

    Sky173

    Absolutely fascinating. It reminds me of the beating heart for the clock. thanks for sharing!

    Jul 03, 2018

  • nama rahsia

    nama rahsia

    so much talking

    May 23, 2018

  • noobi palium

    noobi palium

    What they do not tell you about luxury watches: it costs a fortune to get it fixed. It will definite break down because it's a man-made machine. Do not buy it unless you can afford the repair cost.

    May 14, 2018

  • HENRY FORSTER

    HENRY FORSTER

    I can't believe it. I'm 12 almost 13 and wow I made one! But lol it's an hour- a- day inaccurate lol

    May 09, 2018

  • debendra gurung

    debendra gurung

    What an irony. In cars - its the ones that gobbles up as much fuels that defines luxury. In watch its the exact opposite. Is it all but a marketing BS.

    Apr 18, 2018

  • Gennarino Tortolani

    Gennarino Tortolani

    I love watch and repairing hairspring , the best relax therapy

    Apr 11, 2018

  • anthony williams

    anthony williams

    A "Man" stands in front of a camera to tell the world about hairsprings in watches, and does not bother to shave his chin, or to wear a shirt. To add insult to injury, he waves his hands at the viewer, like a puppet on strings, and in thirty seconds he loses his audience. What a waste of "time" the supposed subject matter of the film.

    Apr 08, 2018

  • K.C. LeJeune

    K.C. LeJeune

    For those people griping about Marc Andre talking with his hands, 9 out of 10 times a person doesn't even realise that they are using their hands when they talk, more common than you think. Also if that's the only thing you get out of this WONDERFUL video by Marc, then you have bigger issues. Ignore the haters Marc Andre! GREATEST fine watch coverage on the planet!! Respect my friend from Kevin in Louisiana USA.

    Mar 27, 2018

  • Aaron Jaben

    Aaron Jaben

    I don't quite get it...I need more hand movements while you talk

    Mar 11, 2018

  • SameBasicRiff

    SameBasicRiff

    the video and audio quality of this, even besides the great content, is phenomenal. kudos.

    Mar 11, 2018

  • Omnihil777

    Omnihil777

    Give this man a cocktail shaker, that would make him at least in one way useful...

    Mar 05, 2018

  • Astrafalustre

    Astrafalustre

    What a terrible accent !! Hurts my ears.

    Mar 04, 2018

  • simon culsonnais

    simon culsonnais

    You like the sound of your voice too much. Pity the subject is intresting... wevdo not even see you there.

    Mar 03, 2018

  • Ismael Maitin

    Ismael Maitin

    Best youtube channel for watch aficionado

    Mar 03, 2018

  • StarSn1per

    StarSn1per

    Those high end swiss watch manufacturers want you to believe that the tourbillion is a super hard mechanism to create but the chinese are producing millions of tourbillon watches with ease and they sell for 200$ ahhahaa

    Mar 02, 2018

  • Warren Maxxon

    Warren Maxxon

    This guy never stops moving his hands.

    Feb 24, 2018


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