Align hairspring studs with the center of roller.
Data from U.S. Department of Labor
What do Put-in-Beat Adjusters do?
Aligns hairspring stud with center of roller and roller jewel with line of center on escape wheel pallet to ensure in-beat of watch movement: Positions balance wheel assembly in fixture of tool, using tweezers, and engages crescent of roller with lever to prevent balance wheel from turning. Engages slot in hairspring collet, using plunger, and turns collet and attached hairspring until stud on outer coil of hairspring is aligned with indicator on balance wheel. Observes minute parts, using loupe.
Should I be a Put-in-Beat Adjuster?
You should have
degree or higher and share these traits:
You pay close attention to all the little details.
You hold your emotions in check, even in tough situations.
You can always be counted on to do a good job.
How to become a Put-in-Beat Adjuster
Put-in-Beat Adjusters generally graduate from high school and get on-the-job training. Think about earning a Certificate or Associate’s degree to increase your chances of finding a good job.
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