Happenings Bernhard Stoeber To Lecture At The Horological Society Of New York
You probably have found out about the watch that went to the Moon, OMEGA’s Speedmaster . However, what you may not know is the fascinating story of the development inside that watch, the Caliber 321. At the January 6, 2020, meeting of the Horological Society of New York , Bernhard Stoeber, CW21, will examine the development of Caliber 321. Stoeber’s talk will cover the historical backdrop of watchmaking in the Vallée Joux and that of Lemania, just as their relationship with OMEGA. The attention will be on the early improvement of Caliber 321, why this type was chosen by NASA for their monitored space program and the change to Caliber 861. The talk will likewise incorporate the progressions at Lemania after 1982, how it turned out to be important for Breguet, and the later Special Editions released by OMEGA of the Speedmaster.
About Bernhard Stoeber
Bernhard Stoeber is a third-generation watchmaker who got his conventional education and preparing in Germany. He has more than 40 years of involvement working for the Swiss watch industry in Europe, USA and China, with more than 11 years for OMEGA Service Operations (1975 to 1986). His skill is in operations the board of huge help habitats, specialized counseling and preparing of watchmakers (understudies and consistent training).
Monday, January 6, 2019, 6:00-9:00 PM at The General Society Library, 20 West 44th Street, New York, NY 10036
Doors open at 6:00 PM; address starts immediately at 7:00 PM. Free tickets are needed to attend .
All HSNY gatherings are free and open to people in general, and all talks are video recorded.
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