Carl F. Bucherer Patravi Calendar Watch Repair
Carl F. Bucherer Patravi Calendar Reference 00.10629.03.33.01 Watch Repair
In 1888 Carl-Friedrich Bucherer and his wife, Luise, opened their first watch and jewelry store in Lucerne, Switzerland. With their immense knowledge in horology and luxury jewelry they expanded the company to be on of the most well known brands to date. One interesting note regarding Carl Bucherer is he has been recognized as being the first company to begin using straps on wristwatches, which revolutionized the industry. During their ascend Ernst Bucherer, the son of Carl-Friedrich, entered into a lucrative partnership with Hans Wilsdorf. If the name isn't familiar to you, he only founded one of the most successful watch brands to date, Rolex. Carl F. Bucherer would serve as the brands retail partnership going forward. One of the brands most popular models is the Patravi. Gray and Sons recently assisted a client with the repair of this timepiece.
Carl Bucherer Watch Repair Near Me
Here at Gray and Sons we pride ourselves in delivering the best quality in service to preserve and maintain the proper working conditions of all Carl F. Bucherer models including this Patravi. A client recently dropped off their Carl Bucherer Patravi Calendar, reference 00.10629.03.33.01, due to a winding issue the customer was experiencing. Factory specifications indicate you should routinely have your Carl F. Bucherer serviced every 3-4 years taking into consideration the owners operating habits. This Patravi has a 50 meter dive capability with a stylish 43 MM case measurement in 18K Rose Gold. The dial has a day indicator at 9 o'clock along with the date displayed at 11 o'clock. The dial also has a rotating disc at 6 o'clock acting as a seconds indicator. Our in-house watchmakers and polishers with over 150 years of combined experience have immense knowledge regarding all Carl F. Bucherer models. To begin the process, our master watchmaker carefully disassembles the case to separate the movement from the container housing all of the casing components. The case is then sent to our polisher for case refinishing to restore the luster to the case and bracelet. Now with the movement carefully out of the watch case, our master watchmaker begins disassembling the components piece by piece. During which they are meticulously inspecting each part for wear or damage to properly ensure the lifespan of the service.
Carl F. Bucherer Patravi Calendar Watch Service
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once completely torn down to the last screw, the movement is gently placed into our ultrasonic cleaner which will use vibration in three different solutions. during the process, old coagulated oil is dissolved and components are cleaned and returned to their original clean state. once the movement parts are dried our master watchmaker begins assembly by carefully putting together each component in their appropriate order while checking pivot end shakes and freedom for accurate function. while assembly of this timepiece is going on, the watchmaker discovers the reason behind the winding issue. a clutch wheel seemed to have been damaged and needed to be repaired. our watchmakers were able to adjust the wheel and fix it's functionality. during reassembly of the patravi, the watchmaker uses four different synthetic oils to lubricate each point of friction and rotation through factory specifications. movement is then tested for timing accuracy and amplitude to ensure all proper adjustments were made during the reassemble process. with a freshly clean and regulated movement, it is time to return the movement into its beautiful refinished case where it will again be checked for functionality and display. the carl bucherer is water tested to its suggested depths to ensure water resistance. watch will then be put on time and quality controlled over the course of 1-2 weeks to observe its power reserve and automatic system. gray and sons is proud to be your choice for breguet services and repairs to return your timepiece to its original working condition.
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Once you receive the box and send your watch, one of our master watchmakers will evaluate it and contact you with a free estimate. If you approve of the estimate we will proceed with the repair, which generally takes 2-3 weeks.
if you wish to repair at a different time we will ship the watch back to you at no cost to you.