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How an automatic watch movement works

Having looked in detail at how a manual watch movement works, we'll examine how an automatic movement works. An automatic movement and a manual movement use the same basic mechanisms to measure and display the time. The difference concerns how the mainspring is wound. In this article, we'll take a closer look at this improvement…
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How a manual watch movement works

This article looks at the functioning of a mechanical watch movement (i.e. one that has no electronic parts) with manual winding. The first thing to know is that a watch is a combination of external parts which are the: strap dial hands case     and the movement which can be broken down into the:…
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Partnership with Swiss Tourism

Initium is now a partner of Swiss Tourism. You can find the link here: http://www.myswitzerland.com/fr-ch/cours-d-horlogerie-chez-initium.html Subscribe to our newsletter And receive automatically our upcoming horology news.E-mail* This iframe contains the logic required to handle Ajax powered Gravity Forms.
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Examples of Initium watches

A vast selection of movements, cases, dials, hands and straps is proposed so you can give your Swiss watch the design you want. Here are some examples of Initium watches:                                   Subscribe to our newsletter And receive automatically our…
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Article of the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry FH

Discover the beautiful article of the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry for Initium at Le Noirmont! Orginal article: http://www.fhs.ch/eng/2015_05_21_03_Initium.html Subscribe to our newsletter And receive automatically our upcoming horology news.E-mail* This iframe contains the logic required to handle Ajax powered Gravity Forms.
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Narrative picture of a travel blog on Initium

A big thank you to Nathalie Katinakis for the realization of this report published on "Un porte sur 2 continents", named best Canadian blog in 2013 in the category "travel and tourism". Original article: http://uneportesurdeuxcontinents.com/2015/08/29/initium/ Subscribe to our newsletter And receive automatically our upcoming horology news.E-mail* This iframe contains the logic required to handle Ajax…
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The criteria for strengthening the Swiss made label

Reflecting the mood of its members, the Federation of the Swiss Watch Industry began a process in 2007 to strengthen the Swiss made label in the watch industry. This involves making amendments to the ordinance governing use of the name Swiss for watches, more commonly known as the Swiss made ordinance. This initiative basically has…
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