5-day Restoration Course
Date: 27th - 31st May 2019
Place: KHWCC, Le Locle, Switzerland
Teacher: Henrik Korpela, principal & instructor
Tuition fee: CHF 1500.-
The class includes the following:
- Tips on how to use various lathes and their accessories in restoration, including some practicing.
- General practical information about various tools and machines useful to the restorer.
- Introducing the jig boring machine as a measuring tool/pointer/ and part reproducing machine.
You will learn to understand how it can be used in the restoration of watches.
- Theory and group work about various subjects about restoration of watches and part making.
Advanced students may have the possibility to practice some finishing techniques.
This is not a brand specific course and we give much attention to a personalized program. The teaching is adapted to the group of students, which makes it possible to accustom the course to the general request and respond to your interest.
We will be emphasizing on trying out various practical restoration techniques including machine and tool knowledge.
watchmakers with some basic micromechanical experience using the lathe, filing, drilling etc.
website http://www.khwcc.ch/apply.html with the mention restoration course or
by email firstname.lastname@example.org
inscription deadline: 28th February 2019
Participants: 2 – 6 persons max., the class will be confirmed when the minimum number of participants is reached.