Hairspring is defined ad a fine spiral spring that regulates the movement of the balance wheel in a timepiece. Also known as balance spring, this is the small spiral spring that is attached to the balance wheel, the quality of which can affect the regularity and accuracy of a movement.

Ref: 120596/2006-09-19


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