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    Isaac replied to the thread Dislike of Lantern Pinions?.
    I agree. It's much easier to replace a trundle than to remake an entire arbor. A well-made lantern pinion with hard steel trundles just...
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    Quick question. Some collectors/repair people I know are of the opinion that lantern pinions on earlier 20th century clocks (mass...
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    Found another example of the same movement (different gong layout) on an inactive polish auction. Reminds me a ton of the Junghans 103...
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    Isaac replied to the thread 5' Vintage wall long case.
    I really am getting the vibes that some decently creative person put this clock together as an individual project. The gong block is cut...
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    Thank you both for your responses. I presume it'd be safe to assume that both Will and I's examples (albeit different movement...
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    Very nice looking clock! Sad to hear about the auction, but that's what happens a lot of the time with people who don't deal with...
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    Thanks, Will. Does yours also chime and strike on 5 coils? Would love to see some photos or a video of your example regardless! Seems...
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    Anyone have an approximate date when this would've been made? I'm going to guess 1910-1915?
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    Isaac replied to the thread Hershede Help.
    The fly should be adjusted so that both wings are completely parallel to each other. If the fly is unbalanced, it will cause all sorts...
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    There are still some differences though which make me scratch my head. Namely, the hammer arrangement and also the movement plate sizes...
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    I think I figured it out, PHS. Phillip Haas and Sohne. They didn't make many WM chiming clocks. See below...
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    Isaac replied to the thread Hershede Help.
    Does it only drag on the 3rd quarter hour when the chime train is running? Could be something going on with a ratio wheel connecting the...
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    Isaac replied to the thread English Bracket with Bracket.
    Looking real nice! Can't wait to see the rest of your progress.
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    Hi all, Just got this little WM chiming clock for what I think is a pretty good price. It's not labeled anywhere according to the...
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    Isaac replied to the thread English Bracket with Bracket.
    Ah, understood!

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