Pocket Watch Database

Elgin Size 18s Model 8: Overview & Production

Elgin Model 8 is a 18-Size 3/4-plate lever-set movement featuring a nickel finish.

Model 8 Features (Standard)

Elgin Model 18s 8 Diagram

Movement Diagram

Elgin 18s Model 8 Sample Image

Example Image

Elgin 18s Model 8 Dial Plate Image

Dial Plate Image

Note: Diagrams and photos displayed are intended to serve as a represenation of this model.
Plate cut, finishing style, jewel count, regulator, and other features may differ between grades within the same model designation.
Size 18s
Configuration Openface
Plate 3/4
Setting Lever
Finish Nickel
Notes "Model 1901"
U.S. Patents 77078, 596407, 596408
Model 8 Image Gallery

Model 8 Features (Wind Indicator)

Elgin Model 18s 8 Diagram

Movement Diagram

Note: Diagrams and photos displayed are intended to serve as a represenation of this model.
Plate cut, finishing style, jewel count, regulator, and other features may differ between grades within the same model designation.
Size 18s
Configuration Openface
Plate 3/4
Setting Lever
Finish Nickel
Notes Wind Indicator
U.S. Patents 77078, 596407, 596408
Model 8 Image Gallery

Model 8 Production

Total Production: ~136,500
Est. Production Years: 1900 - 1920
Earliest Serial: 8,400,001
Latest Serial: 22,888,100
Runs: ~134
Smallest Run: 100
Largest Run: 3,000
Distinctive Grades: 10

Model 8 Production Segments

Model 8 (All Variations): 136,500 ETP
Nickel: 136,500 (100.00%)
Openface: 136,500 (100.00%)
Lever: 136,500 (100.00%)
17j: 6,200 (4.54%) 19j: 67,500 (49.45%) 21j: 40,100 (29.38%) 23j: 22,700 (16.63%)