Components of clocks

Description

Components present in clocks and watches, such as the wheelwork, battery, dials, and hands.

Alternative labels

components of watches
clock components
parts for watches
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clock parts
watch parts
watch components
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components for watches

Skill type

knowledge

Skill reusability level

sector-specific

Relationships with occupations

Essential knowledge

Components of clocks is an essential knowledge of the following occupations:

Clock and watchmaker: Clock and watchmakers make mechanical or electronic clocks and watches. They use precision hand tools or automated machinery to assemble the timing devices. Clock and watchmakers may also repair clocks or watches. They can work in workshops or in factories.
Watch and clock repairer: Watch and clock repairers maintain and repair wristwatches and clocks. They identify defects, change batteries, fit new straps, oil and replace damaged parts. They may also restore antique clocks.

Optional knowledge

Components of clocks is optional for these occupations. This means knowing this knowledge may be an asset for career advancement if you are in one of these occupations.

 


 

References

  1. Components of clocks – ESCO

 

Last updated on September 20, 2022

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