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    Factory tour @ MG

    Last week I was treated to a very interesting factory tour @ MG. At the site in Glashütte a major reconstruction is going on but I was greeted on short notice to a 90 minute exclusive tour of their facilities with an extensive history lesson of one of the more interesting independent Glashütte brands. A special anniversary MG exhibition at the Uhrenmuseum in Glashütte concluded my visit.
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    Re: Factory tour @ MG

    Thank you for the report. Was there anything that stood out
    as most interesting?


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    Re: Factory tour @ MG

    Thanks for the report and photos!

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    Re: Factory tour @ MG

    Very nice. Love the first picture with everything laid out on display.
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    Re: Factory tour @ MG

    The factory tours are an eye opener. They impart the human experience. But the word factory makes one think of assembly lines
    whereas the watch making craft in MG is a one on one personal experience. Time and attention. Adjustment and regulation proceeds at an individual's pace. The tour photos do not portray unending pressure to produce, But rather a deeper concentration to create a tiny machine. This is watchmaking in its finest hour
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    Re: Factory tour @ MG

    Thanks for the Pic's !! Amazing when you think about the process from start ( Parts ) to complete watch !!!

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