Device assembly and quartz watches. (1988)

Documentary №51746, 2 parts, duration: 0:19:43
Production: Centrnauchfilm (CNF)
Director:Lopatin V.


The film shows the entire production cycle of assembly hours.

Reel №1

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The unit of time is a second.

Pendulum clock.


A clock with mechanical birds.

The mechanism of the tower clock.

The clock on the Spasskaya Tower of the Kremlin.

A spaceship takes off.

Flight control room.

The elementary Periodic Table.

The new standard of time is the atomic second.

Antique clock.

Different types of watches.

Pocket and wrist watches.

The mechanism of the wristwatch.

The heart of a mechanical watch is a balance regulator.

The engine is a spring that must be constantly wound up.

Quartz watch movement.

Such watches need to be adjusted once a year.

The electronic unit replaces the regulator and the trigger assembly of a mechanical watch in a quartz watch.

Dimensions of the electronic unit.

A cartoon explaining the operation of the electronic unit.

A cartoon explaining the operation of a stepper motor.

Production of a stepper motor.

Dimensions of stepper motor parts.

The installer assembles the engine.

Automated stepper motor assembly line.

Starting the watch, after long-term storage.

The main wheel system and the arrow translation mechanism of mechanical and quartz watches are similar.

A cartoon explaining the operation of the quartz watch wheel system.

Quartz watch assembly line.

The assembly begins with the arrow translation mechanism.

The platinum is mounted on a special stand.

Oil is supplied to the central wheels.

The central wheel is mounted on the central hub.

Then the transfer wheel is placed.

The minute wheel is installed.

The bridge of the minute wheel is mounted on platinum pins.

A cam clutch is installed.

A transfer key is inserted.

Transfer lever.

Installing the clutch lever.

Key words

Types of watches.

Calendar: 1988

Locations: Moscow [820]


Moscow 2nd Watch Factory.

Reel №2

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Quartz watch assembly line.

The locking plate is installed.

The current collector is screwed on.

The mechanism of arrow translation is being checked.

Assembly of the main wheel system and installation of a stepper motor.

When installing an angling bridge, the axles and tribesmen must fall into the holes of the stones.

Large - assembler.

The screen is being installed.

The operation of the clock mechanism is constantly checked.

Installation of the electronic unit.

It is forbidden to touch the electronic board with tweezers.

A grounded astatic bracelet is on the collector's hand, so that an accidental charge does not damage the electronic unit.

The current consumption is checked.

Installation of the nutrient element.

The gear wheel is moving.

Before installing the dial, the mechanism is lubricated.

The dial is installed.

Checking the daily running of the clock.

External design operations.

Watch assembly shop.

Automatic watch assembly line.

Alternation of frames with the Slava brand watches in different versions.

A man looks at his watch against the background of the Kremlin.

Key words


Calendar: 1988

Locations: Moscow [820]


Moscow 2nd Watch Factory.

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