Manufacturer of mechanical watchmaking components, watchmaking geartrains, and micromechanical parts
MANUFACTURING OF WATCHMAKING GEARTRAINS
AFFOLTER specializes in watchmaking geartrains, offering a limited range of products but unbeatable expertise. From single discs to more complex discs, from functional geartrains to geartrains bearing the Geneva Seal, and from small batches to large-scale production runs, we put our 100 years of expertise to good use.
These discs and other watchmaking components make up your movement
Chrono counter disc
Cannon-pinion disc (friction)
THE CRAFT AND THE MATERIAL
Our manufacturing methods get the very best out of the standard materials. We also challenge ourselves by working with new materials on a regular basis.
Choose the material for your components…
X35ST+ stainless steel
4C27A stainless steel
Durnico maraging steel
…our specialty is the art of microtechnical manufacturing
THE FINISHING TOUCH
The finishing touches on our components are the reason behind our reputation and success. A particular strength is our expertise in burnishing and various polishing techniques.
We also have an excellent command of the following finishes, which we offer to our customers.
on wooden grinding wheels