What is a Chronograph Watch is Just That Simple!

Two push buttons : 2 o’clock for stopping / starting, and 4 o’clock for reset

People love chronograph watches, but most of these people do not know why they are named “chronographs,” who invented them, or even how it works. This article will achieve all these and more for you if you are one of such people.

So, without further ado, let’s talk about chronographs and what they are.

Chronograph watch diagram : Hour minute, second hands and its’ sub dials

The central second-hand displays the number of elapsed and fractional seconds in the timing function. As the name suggests, a small-second dial displays the “normal” seconds with a small second hand; be sure to stop the chronograph function whenever you aren’t using the stopwatch.

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