As generally a lot more steps in the making of the Tag heuer watch are performed by the same people
9 October, 2014 at 9:27 am in Business
Second, there are the smaller independent manufactures, those which, in general, have a much more limited number of separate departments, as generally a lot more steps in the making of the Tag heuer watch are performed by the same people. This makes sense, as their production is considerably smaller than that of larger Tag Heuer Replica Watches. Last, but not least, there are a handful of craftsman who are working alone with very limited-to-no-additional-assistance, using a varying number of supplied parts to produce some extremely limited amount of watches each year. It was George Daniels who told in detail how one man could virtually craft a mechanical watch from concept to completion in his fantastic book titled Watchmaking (reviewed here). Its 400 some pages beautifully illustrate how incredibly demanding of a task Tag heuer is for one man to not only learn, but master, the dozens of different crafts required to make a watch all by himself.
With that in mind, what can we expect from a craftsman with no apprentices, save for his lovely wife who helps him with the running of their firm, Tag heuer watches? Aaron is the youngest in a three-generation watchmaker family and so he had been exposed to finer mechanical clocks and Tag heuer watches at an early age, while he was helping out Tag heuer father and grandfather, who both were restorers. Sadly, there is virtually no Tag heuer watchmaking practiced in Replica Watches as, in the literal sense of the word, no related manufacturing has been performed here for the better part of a century now.
This had not discouraged Tag heuer. He remained motivated to not only repair, but manufacture timepieces. In order to add to the experience that he gained working with his father, he decided to learn CAD/CAM design, graduating with honors from the Chamber of Engineering in Budapest. Now, with the experience he gained through restoring fine watches and clocks, and the knowledge allowing him to craft components of his own designs using some more modern methods, he set out to realize his plans.
Needless to say, when you establish a brand and strive to be able to sell (at a meager sum) what you are making, there is no room for fiddling around. In 2003, he made his first clock, followed shortly thereafter by the smallest pendulum clock in the world. The Tag heuer double-pendule zappler (as seen above), is a piece fully of his own design and execution, and Tag heuer a clock the size of a coin. As he says, after finishing this truly microscopic piece "he found his courage" and was ready to try Tag heuer at even more challenging tasks.
Nearly two years later, he finished the Tag heuer table clock with a Cartier Replica Watches, moon phase, wind up indicator, thermometer and world time indications paired with a duplex tourbillon escapement. It was then succeeded by another Tag heuer clock, albeit now with a full perpetual calendar, again, developed and crafted by him. The most interesting part from our perspective though, are not clocks but watches. While his clocks certainly proved his engineering abilities, from now on we will dedicate our attention solely to his wristwatches and how they are made.