How do a mechanical watch work?
How to operate the mechanical watch, we should first clearly know what is the mechanical watch and its components, and finally make out its working principle. Through these we can understand the operation process of the mechanical watch.
What is the mechanical watch?
First of all, we have to make sense of what is a mechanical watch which is a watch that uses a mechanical mechanism to measure the passage of time, and Mechanical watches are divided into two kinds, manual mechanical watches and automatic mechanical watches. The power source of the mechanical watch is by the movement of the spring for power, driving the gear and then pushing the hand.
Components of mechanical watches
The internal mechanism of a watch, excluding the face and hands, is called the movement. It includes mainspring, wheel train, balance wheel and escapement mechanism and so on. Appearance components by the case, indicating dial, hand, strap and other components.
The working principle of mechanical watches