Pocket Watch Database
Elgin Size 12s Model 3: Overview & Production
Elgin Model 3 is a 12-Size 3/4-plate pendant-set movement featuring a gilt or nickel finish.
Model 3 Features
Plate cut, finishing style, jewel count, regulator, and other features may differ between grades within the same model designation.
|Finish||Gilt or Nickel|
|Notes||Some variants spread to 16s case and dial.|
|U.S. Patents||77078, 596407, 585025|
|Model 3 Image Gallery|
Model 3 Production
|Est. Production Years:||1898 - 1940|
Model 3 Technical Specifications
|Movement Thickness (with dial):||6.28mm|
|Pillar Plate Diameter:||39.77mm|
|Weight (with dial and hands):||37.26g|
Note: Measurements may vary slightly depending on features, style, and time of production.
These measurements were taken on movement #36915631.