The first step, before any design work has commenced, is to decide what sort of engine will power the watch.
Author William Gibson on mechanical watches:
“Each one is a miniature world unto itself, a tiny functioning mechanism, a congeries of minute and mysterious moving parts. Moving parts! And consequently these watches are, in a sense, alive. They have heartbeats”.
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