Michael Philip Horlbeck and Alexander Krausz release their new book on independent watchmaker Andreas Strehler

On the occasion of Andreas Strehler’s 20 years as an independent watchmaker, authors Michael Philip Horlbeck and Alexander Krausz presented their new book on Andreas Strehler at Baselworld 2015, on the stand of the AHCI.

Name of the book is “Andreas Strehler – Engineer for the Brands – Watchmaker for the Few”

According to the authors, Andreas Strehler who modestly calls himself watchmaker is in fact one of the modern era’s leading designing engineers of watch movements. As an independent movement designer, he has worked for a variety of watch companies and also makes his own remarkable watches.

The book tells the story of Andreas Strehler’s early years, his creations up to present and gives an insight into his philosophy of watchmaking. Interspersed with many technical drawings and photographs, Andreas Strehler’s inventions and elegant technical solutions are explained in detail.

The authors also give insight into Andreas Strehler’s workshop and discuss what to look for in an haute horlogerie watch. The book will be available in bookshops, on the publisher’s website (www.uhrenliteraturshop.de) and directly from Andreas Strehler.

More details

Title: Andreas Strehler – Engineer for the Brands – Watchmaker for the Few

  • Authors: Michael Philip Horlbeck / Alexander Krausz
  • Hardcover: 176 pages
  • Publisher: Verlag Historische Uhrenbücher, Berlin
  • Language: English
  • ISBN 978-3-941539-89-1
  • Dimensions: 23 x 21 cm
  • Price: CHF / EUR 52.00 incl. Swiss VAT, plus postage and packaging