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Batteries, Bands, and Bracelets

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Course

American Time Only Movement Valid for 180 days

 

This course covers the eight-day, time only clock movement with an open mainspring, typically found in “American” clocks. The course will concentrate on the basic procedures needed in this course and for other online based workshops. The student will learn and gain confidence with the following repair procedures: Movement and mainspring cleaning; hand bushing, pivot polishing, and time train troubleshooting.@@@MoreBegin@@@

Member Price: $45.00
Non-member Price: $75.00
Course

Batteries, Bands, and Bracelets Valid for 42 days

 

This course will provide you with an overview on the removal and installation of watch batteries, watch bands, and bracelets on a variety of styles and types of watch cases. Batteries, bands, and bracelets are replaced at jeweler stores, department stores, mall kiosks, and watch owners every day. These common repairs are done on all makes and models of watches. The following two topics will be covered in this online course: @@@MoreBegin@@@

 

Batteries:

·       Removal of different types of case backs

·       Safely removal of battery

·       Battery selection

·       Battery installation

·       Case back installation

 

Bands and Bracelets:

·       Removal of different types of watch bands and bracelets

·       Band & bracelet selection

·       Band & Bracelet sizing and installation

Member Price: $75.00
Non-member Price: $99.00
Course

Bushing and Depthing on the Milling Machine Valid for 180 days


This course will cover the installation of bushings and depthing for both clock and watches on a milling machine. This course uses a Sherline milling machine when demonstrating the techniques described below.@@@MoreBegin@@@

This course will present an overview of the following:
     • Discussion of bushings
     • Using a bushing machine vs. a milling machine
     • Tools required to bush with a milling machine
 

Bushing on the Mill
     • Three methods of locating the pivot hole
     • Reaming for a bushing
     • Inserting a bushing in the movement plate
     • Reaming the pivot hold to the proper size
     • Chamfering and cutting oil sinks in a bushings
 

Precision Bushing on the Mill
     • Bushing at the edge of a movement plate
     • Bushing a watch movement plate
 

Depthing on the Mill
     • Movement setup
     • Tools required
     • Rebushing improperly place bushings
 

Turning and Boring on the Mill
     • How to set up the mill as a lathe
     • Turning bushings
     • Boring spring barrels
     • Bushing barrels
 

Grinding Verges on the Mill

Member Price: $45.00
Non-member Price: $75.00
Course

Introduction to Techniques in Finishing Valid for 180 days


This online course is an overview of techniques in finishing. The instructor demonstrates the following techniques: applying shellac, French polishing, and amalgamation. This is an overview of a week long course in finishing offered by the NAWCC.

@@@MoreBegin@@@ Students who take this online course and then register and attend the week long course in finishing will be given a $25 discount off of the registration fee. Students must register for the week long course by phone at 717-684-8261 ext.237 in order to receive this discount. Please see the current schedule for upcoming offerings or email education@nawcc.org.

Member Price: $45.00
Non-member Price: $75.00
Course

Introduction to Techniques in Gilding Valid for 180 days


This online course is an overview of techniques in gilding. The instructor demonstrates the following techniques: water gilding, applying gesso, burnishing, patina techniques, oil gilding, and nontraditional gilding. This is an overview of a week long course in gilding offered by the NAWCC.

@@@MoreBegin@@@ Students who take this online course and then register and attend the week long course in gilding will be given a $25 discount off of the registration fee. Students must register for the week long course by phone at 717-684-8261 ext.237 in order to receive this discount. Please see the current schedule for upcoming offerings or email education@nawcc.org.

Member Price: $45.00
Non-member Price: $75.00
Course

Introduction To Techniques in Gilding, Finishing, and Veneer Valid for 180 days


This is a bundled package of the three online courses: gilding, finishing, and veneer. The instructor demonstrates the following techniques: water gilding, applying gesso, burnishing, patina techniques, oil gilding, nontraditional gilding, applying shellac, French polishing, and amalgamation. The instructor discusses the following: types of veneering, advantages of veneer, how to buy veneer, adhesives used in applying veneering. The instructor also demonstrates the following techniques: hammer veneer, veneer repairs, veneer bag veneering. These courses are an overview of the week long courses in gilding, finishing, and veneer offered by the NAWCC.

@@@MoreBegin@@@ Students who take this online course and then register and attend any of the week long courses in finishing will be given a $25 discount off of the registration fee for each course they register and attend. Students must register for the week long course by phone at 717-684-8261 ext.237 in order to receive this discount. Please see the current schedule for current schedule for upcoming offerings or email education@nawcc.org.

Member Price: $100.00
Non-member Price: $200.00
Course

Introduction to Techniques in Veneer Valid for 180 days


This online course is an overview of techniques in veneering. The instructor discusses the following: types of veneering, advantages of veneer, how to buy veneer, adhesives used in applying veneering. The instructor also demonstrates the following techniques: hammer veneer, veneer repairs, veneer bag veneering. This is an overview of a week long course in veneering offered by the NAWCC.

@@@MoreBegin@@@ Students who take this online course and then register and attend the week long course in veneer will be given a $25 discount off of the registration fee. Students must register for the week long course by phone at 717-684-8261 ext.237 in order to receive this discount. Please see the current schedule for upcoming offerings or email education@nawcc.org.

Member Price: $45.00
Non-member Price: $75.00
Session

The Evolution of Tower Clock Movements Valid for 90 days

1 part (1hr 01min) |
Presented by: Mark Frank
Member Price: $10.00
Non-member Price: $12.00
Session

Recycling Time Valid for 90 days

1 part (41mins) |
Presented by: E.C. Krupp
Member Price: $10.00
Non-member Price: $12.00
Session

Measuring Time Accurately Valid for 90 days

1 part (45mins) |
Presented by: Johnathan Betts
Member Price: $10.00
Non-member Price: $12.00
Session

From Bain to Shortt Valid for 90 days

1 part (44mins) |
Presented by: James Nye
Member Price: $10.00
Non-member Price: $12.00
Session

Affordable Time Valid for 90 days

1 part (52mins) |
Presented by: Chris Bailey
Member Price: $10.00
Non-member Price: $12.00
Session

Atomic Clocks Valid for 90 days

1 part (42mins) |
Presented by: Thomas O'Brian
Member Price: $10.00
Non-member Price: $12.00
Session

The Great Age of the Tower Clock Valid for 90 days

1 part (49mins) |
Presented by: Chris McKay
Member Price: $10.00
Non-member Price: $12.00
Session

Time and the Brain Valid for 90 days

1 part (38mins) |
Presented by: David Eagleman
Member Price: $10.00
Non-member Price: $12.00
Session

Extreme Amateur Timekeeping Valid for 90 days

1 part (56mins) |
Presented by: Thom Van Baak
Member Price: $10.00
Non-member Price: $12.00