About Manufactory

ABOUT ERWIN SATTLER GmbH & Co. KG, the clock manufacturer in Gräfelfing, Germany.

Since 1958, Erwin Sattler has epitomized timeless brilliance in clock manufacturing, crafting timepieces in Gräfelfing near Munich that transcend generations with their enduring quality. Merging centuries-old craftsmanship with cutting-edge technology, each meticulously designed clock embodies sophistication and exclusivity. Beyond mere functionality, Erwin Sattler's creations offer an enhanced quality of life, from the rhythmic pendulum beats of precision timekeepers to the serene ticking of table clocks, instilling an ambiance where time flows gracefully and tranquility reigns supreme.

Erwin Sattler's commitment to movement quality is unmistakably German in its precision and craftsmanship. With up to 601 meticulously crafted parts in each complex movement, every detail is treated with meticulous care. From the intricate engraving and silver-plating of dials to the precision milling of gear wheel legs, no aspect is overlooked. Using high-grade materials such as hardened brass and agate, coupled with modern CNC-controlled machines, ensures unparalleled durability and performance. The use of jewel bearings and gold-plated brass parts further underscores the dedication to longevity and excellence. Despite the meticulous process taking up to two years per movement, the promise of enduring quality that will transcend generations drives Erwin Sattler's passionate pursuit of clockmaking perfection.

Erwin Sattler's pendulum clocks seamlessly blend modern design with nostalgic charm, embodying meticulous craftsmanship and precise technology. Each clock features a discreet compartment for accessories, underscoring attention to detail. With precision accurate to a hundredth of a millimeter, the intricate assembly of hundreds of parts forms a precise entity, visible through the open-worked dial. The graceful swing of the pendulum imparts a serene calmness, while brass components, like the massive pendulum lens, showcase the dedication to both form and function.

Erwin Sattler's clocks are not just timekeepers; they are timeless pieces of art designed to elegantly mark the passage of time. Crafted in their Munich manufactory, each clock embodies a simplicity and calmness that transcends eras. Hand-shaped and blued hands, along with meticulously hand-painted moon phase indicators, adorn these exquisite timepieces, ensuring they harmoniously blend into any environment for generations to come. The meticulous process of shaping and bluing the hands reflects the dedication to both tradition and innovation, resulting in clocks that not only endure but also enhance the essence of any space they grace.

Erwin Sattler's precision pendulum clocks epitomize accuracy and perfection, revered by connoisseurs worldwide for their unparalleled precision, unaffected even by temperature or air pressure fluctuations. The reliability of their pendulum swing remains steadfast, offering stability in the face of temporal chaos. Inspired by observatory-grade accuracy, each clock boasts exquisite dials mirroring the precision of astronomical timekeeping. The beauty of the escapement, showcased through the dial's opening, featuring gold-plated gears, exemplifies the meticulous craftsmanship and attention to detail inherent in every Erwin Sattler timepiece.