Internet Horology Club Chapter 185
A watch discussion site for watchmakers, collectors, and anything watches.
A discussion site for watch enthusiasts.
Don Levison Antiques
Antiquarian horologist. They deal in clocks wristwatches and antiques.
Early American watch club #149
Database research on pocket watches.
Elgin parts list and cross reference.This will allow you to type in the grade of your Elgin pocket watch, and show you all the part numbers for the various parts. You can also type in a part number and get a list of all grades using that part number. (Thank you Clint Kleen!)
Any of the suppliers listed below are possible sources for many American Pocket watch parts. Including, setting parts, jewels in setting, friction jewels, balance staffs, mainsprings, stems, sleeves, crystals, etc.
Brian Cavanaugh: email@example.com – great source for used American Pocket watch parts of any kind
Bob McKnight:firstname.lastname@example.org – great source for used parts of any kind, also has many NOS parts, including balance staffs.
Dashto – large selection of used movements, tools, and nos and used parts. American Pocket watch NOS and some used parts (you usually must know the part number). Jewels in settings are also available. Large selection of glass crystals. If you need a part for a wristwatch, you may want to just order the entire movement from Dashto and then save the movement for your own parts supply. GREAT DEALS ON NOS AMERICAN POCKET WATCH STAFFS email contact- email@example.com TOLL FREE FAX Number (888) 869-1293
Hamilton Military Parts (4992b, etc) Larry Crutsinger at firstname.lastname@example.org. (757)650-9470
Larry Crutsinger at email@example.com. (757)650-9470 Hamilton Military Parts (4992b, etc)
QBStuff.com – American pocket watch hole jewels in settings with several different pivot sizes to choose from.
The suppliers listed below have a limited supply of new parts. Mainsprings, some setting parts, jewels in settings, balance staffs, etc.
Barton and Chase Supply house – (800) 333-1961
Jules Borel – Be aware that Jules Borel doesn’t like to sell to individuals. There are ways around this policy, but it does exist. Some American pocket watch parts-Many American PW staffs and mainsprings. large selection of American PW staffs $10 each (you must know original part number) large selection of new wristwatch parts, new tools, etc. email contact firstname.lastname@example.org Order Desk: 800.776.6858 • Order Fax: 800.776.6862 • Office: 816.421.6110 Low shipping costs- excellent website- many white alloy mainsprings for American pocket watches only $15 WEBSITE IS AN EXCELLENT RESOURCE FOR PARTS INTERCHANGABILITY!
Their catalog is available online, but you’ll have to call and set up an account before they will ship your order.
Lancaster Horological Supply 19 S. State St, Ephrata, PA 17522-2410p: 717 721 6138
McCaw’s Many American Pocket Watch parts, staffs, mainsprings, many hard to find American Pocket Watch parts They will usually ship the same day – low shipping costs. email contact email@example.com 1-800-537-0343
Otto Frei sells HAIRSPRINGS for many watches. Swiss wristwatch, American Pocket watches, etc. They’re searchable by size and/or brand. http://www.ofrei.com/shop-bin/sc/productsearch.cgi 510-832-0355 800.900.3734 (fax)
Vintage Watch Market – Located in South Africa. Tools, parts, straps, etc
Watches by Hour Min Sec Great source of hard-to-find parts, parts watches, tools, watches for repair, etc.
Need original hands for your watch? Try Marty Bell at firstname.lastname@example.org for restored hands. Brian, Bryan, or Bob McKnight also sell original hands. If you don’t mind reproduction hands most suppliers mentioned above should be able to accomodate.
Elgin parts list and cross reference. This will allow you to type in the grade of your Elgin pocket watch, and show you all the part numbers for the various parts. You can also type in a part number and get a list of all grades using that part number. (Thank you Clint Kleen!)