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Joel Trenalone Watchmaker proprietor timepieceshoppe

TimePieceShoppe offers servicing, repair, and restoration of antique and vintage pocket and wrist watches (hand-wound and automatic).

Watches that I work on include (but not limited to):

  • Early fusee verge/lever pocket watches of the 18th & 19th century.
  • Pocket watches of all makes including precision railroad watches
  • Cylinder escapement watches
  • Pocket and wrist chronograph and repeaters
  • Moon phase watches and similar complications
  • All makes of vintage wrist watches of the 20th and 21st century

Turn around time for a full service is usually under 2 weeks. If repairs are needed a quote and time estimate will be provided upon inspection. Please see my services page for details on servicing and repair. I also offer parts services including custom balance staff manufacture and hairspring vibrating.

You will also find a growing source of information about vintage and antique watches here. Please take the time to browse my articles and blogs located on the above menu.

Questions? Feel free to call (530-520-1478) or email me.

Thank You For Visiting,

Joel

”The art of Horology, or of measuring time by clocks and watches, unquestionably ranks among the most  wonderful productions of the mechanical arts.”- “New and Complete Clock and Watchmakers’ Manual” by Mary L. Booth, published in 1877.