Stop-Work Relativity Unwinding



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The animations below show the mainspring unwinding to run the watch. There are three different perspectives. The most useful perspective is that relative to the Barrel.

These animations are very similar to the winding animations; they differ because the rotation is reversed and because the opposite sides of the barrel wheel slots are used.

Unwinding relative to the arbor wheel        Unwinding relative to the barrel

Unwinding Relative to God and the Arbor Wheel    Unwinding Relative to the Barrel  

Unwinding relative to the arbor wheel

Unwinding Relative to the Barrel Wheel



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