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    Registered user. Raynerd's Avatar
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    Default Clockmaking Links ....

    Hello, over the last few years I have been collecting a number of clockmaking links and resources. I have posted them on one of the model engineering forums I often visit but wonder if thay may be of interest here:

    Hope this is OK, but I`ve so many clockmaking links now that I`m getting them mixed up! This will allow me to share them with you and also organise them:

    ClockBuilding Blogs / Project Logs
    OnlineClockBuilding - Crown Wheel Skeleton:
    OnlineClockBuilding - A torsion balance chronometer clock -
    Craigs Longcase Clock Making -
    Issacs Beginners Clock Build -
    Thomas Shallard Part built clock diary:
    Jere Adventures in Watch Making -
    Donaldson Workshop Builds Mr. Smiths Skeleton Wall Clock -
    David Morrows CNC Clock building diary-
    GadgetBuilder builds Woodwards Gearless Clock -
    GadgetBuilder builds a Regulator Clock -

    Message Boards
    NAWCC -

    Horology Organisations

    Clockmakers Tools
    Tools as used by Thomas Shallard -
    Depthing Tool -
    Gadget Builders Depthing Tool -
    Bergeon Depthing tool -
    David Creed's Jacots Tool -
    David Creed's Wheel holding -
    David Creed's Pallet Gringing Jig -

    Wheel Cutting
    Making a Mutitooth cutter **** -
    John Shadles regarded single point cutter -
    Wheel Cutting Data -
    Plans for a clock wheel cutter -
    Wheel and Pinion Cutting
    CNC Wheel Cutter -
    Making Replacement Wheel -
    Making an Escape Wheel & Turning in a Box-
    John Shadle - Cutting and Escape Wheel -

    Clock Repair
    Les Grenz Horology Tips -

    Commerical Links
    Ian Cobb - Clockmakingbrass UK supplier of clockmaking books and materials - EXCELLENT and helpful bloke -
    PP Thornton wheel cutters (the bee's knees of clock wheel cutters!) -
    Meadows & Passmore's - Clock repair tools and supplies -
    UK Supplier of Donegan OptiVisor -
    A.G. Thomas Jewlery and Horology Supplies -
    Cousins UK - tools and supplies -

    Video Links
    So that the video does not display as a small clip and take up space, I have placed a space at the end of the URL. Copy and paste to play.

    Cutting Escape Wheel - http://www
    Gear Cutting using CNC sherline indexer - http://www
    10 Minutes with a Unimat - http://www
    Clockmaker watchmaker jewelers lathe course promo - http://www
    Watchmaking - turning between centres: http://www

    escapement and motion works
    Daisy Motion Works: http://www.
    Daisy Motion animation: http://
    Grasshopper Escapement: http://www.
    Verge and Foliot Escapment: http://www.

    Although I posted this above, my fav has to be Jere Adventures in Watch Making - Jere is just a god !!!
    Last edited by Allan Wolff; 06-14-2011 at 06:31 AM. Reason: Changed reference from Dave West to David Creed

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    Default Re: Clockmaking Links .... (RE: Raynerd)

    The three articles which you attribute to Dave West were actually written by Dave Creed. They were posted on Dave West's site.

    You can see Dave Creed's name internal to the articles themselves.
    David Robertson - Kingsland, TX

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    Default Re: Clockmaking Links .... (RE: David Robertson)

    Unfortunately your forum doesn`t let me go back in and change that but if a mod can then please do.

    Thanks for that correction.

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