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Forum: Horological Education

Learn and share about Clocks and Watches.

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  1. Clocks.

    Seek and share information about Clocks. All users must register to post. Please do not post "Sales" or requests for "Values" (click for full rules).

    1. A generalist area to gather and share information related to collecting, identifying and general care and feeding of your clock.
      PLEASE include photos in addition to your text description. We need to SEE the clock to provide correct answers!

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    2. Clock movement repair techniques and troubleshooting problem area.
      PLEASE include photos in addition to your text description. We need to SEE the problem to provide correct answers!

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      1. bangster,
      2. shutterbug

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    3. Let us know about your latest clock purchase or gift. Go ahead and brag a little!
      PLEASE include photos in addition to your text description. We need to SEE the clock to provide correct answers!

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    4. Answers to common repair questions. The previous repair stickie posts may be found here.

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    5. A specialized forum for all types of wood clocks.

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    6. Clock Case repair and restoration techniques.

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    7. Anniversary, 400-Day, Atmos and other Torsion pendulum Clocks. Collecting, Identifying and care.

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      1. John Hubby

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    8. The focus of this forum is clock building projects and techniques.

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      1. Allan Wolff

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    9. Identification and repair of electric clocks

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      1. harold bain

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    10. Tower, Monumental, and Street Clocks. Collecting, Identifying and care.

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      1. Peter A. Nunes

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    11. A forum for your questions regarding Restoration techniques, when to repair or leave alone.

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      1. Phil Gregory

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  2. Watches

    Seek and share information about Watches. All users must register to post. Please do not post "Sales" or requests for "Values" (click for full rules).

    1. American Pocket Watches General information on Collecting, Identifying and care. to post. PLEASE DO NOT POST "SALES" OR REQUESTS FOR "VALUES". (CLICK FOR FULL RULES).

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      1. Dave Coatsworth,
      2. MartyR

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    2. European & Other Pocket Watches. General information on Collecting, Identifying and care.

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      1. Cary Hurt,
      2. MartyR

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    3. Wrist watches. General information on Collecting, Identifying and the care .

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      1. Jeff Hess

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    4. Watch repair practices, techniques and troubleshooting problems..

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      1. Cary Hurt

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    5. Marine Chronometers, pocket chronometers and Deck Watches. (Please post wrist chronometers in Wristwatches)

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      1. Luis Casillas

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  3. Horological Miscellany

    If it's Horological but doesn't seem to fit elsewhere try here. Discussion includes tools, books and a Stolen items area.

    1. Clock , Watch and other Horological questions and information that doesn't seem to fit elsewhere.

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    2. Clockmaking, Watchmaking and other tools used in horology. Collecting, Identifying and the care .

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      1. Dave Coatsworth

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    3. This is the area to find or recommend books related to all aspects of Horology. Collecting, Identifying and Repairing. Manufacturer and retail catalogs.

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    4. The area to post notices of Lost or Stolen Items.

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  4. NAWCC Matters of Interest.

    Content hot off the press regarding the NAWCC, its Chapters and Members

    1. NAWCC NEWS area is a "Read Only" area used to keep you informed and up to date on news relating to all aspects of the NAWCC and its operation.

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      1. Gene Klodzen,
      2. John Hubby

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    2. A public gallery of select member awards and honors bestowed by the Association.

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    3. Encouraging you to post news of your Chapter Activities. Post your views on issues concerning Chapter life. Find a chapter in your area. Public welcome.

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      1. John Hubby,
      2. Gene Klodzen

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    4. This forum is for posting news and announcements about individual NAWCC members. Awards, accomplishments, obituaries, outstanding service, etc. This is also the place for new NAWCC members to introduce themselves.

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      1. John Hubby

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    5. Check out local and national NAWCC projects needing your help. This is a "read only area" please contact project leaders found in the post.

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  5. Message Board Help and Announcements

    Post here if you need help in using the MB or have comments for improving the resource. Also look here for general MB announcements.

    1. An area to discuss wiki issues and development.

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    2. PLEASE DO NOT POST CLOCK OR WATCH QUESTIONS HERE.
      This Forum is for Comments, Suggestions, and Help with the USE of this Message Board.

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    3. This is only a practice area. Test your posts , learn how to post pictures and use the bbCode. Do not post any questions here. This forum will be cleared out every week and the post will be deleted.

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  6. Museum Areas.

    We are pleased to present content from the NAWCC Museum and from Musée international d'horlogerie Centre d'étude Institut l'Homme et le Temps

    1. The National Watch and Clock Museum opened to the public in 1977 with fewer than 1,000 items. Since that time, the collection has increased to over 12,000 items.

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      1. Noel Poirier

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    2. Notes on items of interest from the American Clock and Watch Museum of Bristol, CT

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      1. Peter A. Nunes

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    3. Musée international d'horlogerie. Sometimes referred to simply as the MIH, or the "Horological Museum of La Chaux-de-Fonds" in Switzerland.

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      1. CET MIH

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