JLC 818

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JLC 818 is a manual movement from Jaeger-LeCoultre.

Production of the Calibre 818 began in 1959 for a line of slim dress watches. It is very small, with a diameter of 20.9 mm, and a height of 2.94 mm. It is an 18,000 vph movement.

Calibre 818/4 has 18 jewels, while Calibre 818/5 has 21 jewels.

Calibres 818 and 819 were used by Chopard and Vacheron Constantin in addition to Jaeger-LeCoultre.

JLC 819

Calibre 819 is very similar to Calibre 818 but with central seconds.