We’re all watch enthusiasts here, right? Would be nice if you wouldn’t have to go to your watchmaker for every little thing. Especially when you have a bigger collection it could save time and potentially money as well. This article is on how to regulate a watch and specifically on how to correct the rate.
What is the rate?
Your mechanical movement has a set of gears, called the train wheel and this is powered by the mainspring. The last gear in this train is the escape wheel. The pallet fork locks and unlocks the escape wheel so the train wheel advances the required amount.