Everything runs smoothly and there is no rust whatsoever. The hand driving wheel has a slight play, however this doesnt compromise the functioning of the tool and other than that it is in amazing condition, especially considering it is approximately 100 years old. This historical watchmakers tool would look amazing in a watch shop window for decoration as it is a real eye catcher and stunning tool. However it is also a must have for every watchmakers workshop. You can check how this type of cutting machine works in this video. Please check my other auctions. The item “Antique Flume (Berlin) Gear wheel Cutting machine, watchmakers lathe, beautiful” is in sale since Thursday, December 19, 2019. This item is in the category “Jewellery & Watches\Watches, Parts & Accessories\Parts, Tools & Guides\Tools & Repair Kits”. The seller is “scooby_uk01″ and is located in Philippsburg. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type of Tool: Burine Fixe, watchmakers lathe