Montfort 02

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19 3/4”’ | Hand Wind | Pin Lever | No Seconds |

Remarks:

  • 02 is not an official caliber designation, but an assignment from the book by Eduard C. Saluz: Stiftanker-Taschenuhren aus Deutschland (2019) (Pin lever pocket watches from Germany)
  • Crown collar integrated directly into the movement
  • Press the crown to set the hands
  • Open barrel
  • There is also a Montfort 01 caliber
  • Montfort 01 and 02 cannot always be clearly differentiated. The most reliable criterion seems to be the barrel bridge. On the Montfort 01 it is made of brass and is ornate, while the Montfort 02 has a simpler barrel bridge made of pressed steel.

 

  • Listing ID: 2131
  • Manufacturer / Brand: Montfort
  • Caliber: 02
  • Size in French Lignes: 19 3/4'''
  • Shape: Round
  • Winding: Manual (Crown)
  • Hands Setting: Crown
  • Seconds Hand: None
  • Escapement: Pin Lever
  • Date, Day, Month...: None
  • Jewels: 0
  • Balance Position: Left (240 - 360°)
  • Shock Protection: None
  • Beats per hour: 18,000
  • Balance Type: Brass
  • Power Reserve: Unknown
  • Production Period: Approx. 1922 - 1968
  • Identification: Listed in the book by Eduard C. Saluz mentioned above.
  • External Link: https://watch-movements.eu/blog/en/2020/05/03/montfort-pocket-watches-and-movements-from-austria/
  • Country: Austria
  • Contributor ©: Uhrforum.de member Badener (Andreas Kelz)

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