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    New Haven - in German like case?

    Thanks Brian, That is putting my doubts aside! It is very close to mine. Thanks for sharing your info. Much appreciated. Barry
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    New Haven - in German like case?

    Thanks for your thoughts Eric and JTD! I'm fairly new to collecting and I love the look of this clock - but my heart would be a little broken if it was just a "pieced together". I will keep searching to find a model or a photo of a similar one just to be sure. Thanks again!
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    New Haven - in German like case?

    Hi there, I picked up a New Haven wall clock that is in a German style case. I wasn't sure if this was a married case movement or original. I've been searching to find a model or to see if it is correct. Has anyone seen this style before?
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    Clock IBM Escape Wheel

    Looking to buy an escapement wheel for a International Business Machines punch clock. I picked up a IBM punch clock - the movement has a 100 stamped on it? not sure if this is the style/model? Previous person filed the escapement wheel. Looking for that part - or an entire parts or working...
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    Help with valuing 2 tall case clocks rough - I'm looking to buy

    Here's some photos of the movement it came with - I don't see any of the silent mech there. Only thing I did notice is that this movement has many gears pinned. Let me know if you think it is original - and by a long shot IF it is, I would love to see what he silent mech would look like...
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    Brass Dial Tall case - Dial to Clean or Not to clean? Tis the question or with what?

    Re: Brass Dial Tall case - Dial to Clean or Not to clean? Tis the question or with wh I agree too. I don't like a antique to look new. I just wanted to make sure that the gentle method will not harm it. I wasn't sure if silver polish would be too harsh. I will try the "cream of tartar"...
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    Brass Dial Tall case - Dial to Clean or Not to clean? Tis the question or with what?

    First off I'm a newbie to Tall case clocks (got my first a month ago) now have 3. I'm putting the finishing touches on a recent purchase of a early brass dial Tall Case clock. The question I have is do I clean the face or not? And if I should - what is the safest product to use? Any help...
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    My sons birthday present from his uncle Ansonia Catherdral - Help to identify

    I've been collecting clocks for a couple year - but an amateur. My Son for his 17th birthday last week received this Ansonia Cathedral clock from his uncle - I think he may have the bug now. I'm posting for him as he would love to know the model and year, he has spent lots of time trying to...
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    Tall Case - How is movement attached? Newbie question with photos

    I'm working on my first tall case clock. Maker us unknown - But I believe it is an early 1800's clock. Question I have is currently the mechanism is just sitting on the saddle board (I believe that is what the board is called) I would have thought that the saddle board would be attached to...
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    Help with Gathering Pallet -Right or Left photos

    Hi, The pin on the rack on mine come toward the dial, would you agree that a left is correct? And is it correct that IF the pin on the rack where to the back side of the rack (facing the pendulum rod) it would be a right gathering pallet? Thanks for clarifing
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    Help with valuing 2 tall case clocks rough - I'm looking to buy

    Yes, the photos may have been downsized by the person who is offering these clocks for sale
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    Help with valuing 2 tall case clocks rough - I'm looking to buy

    Sorry - I though I had them in the correct spot. I will repost
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    Help with valuing 2 tall case clocks rough - I'm looking to buy

    Hey gang, I'm very new to tall case clocks (just got my first one a month ago) I have found two tall case clocks that need a lot of work - I'm trying to figure out how much they are worth in this state? IF anyone can give me input to what you would think would be reasonable - it would be greatly...
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    Help with Gathering Pallet -Right or Left photos

    Thanks Harold - I was just working out an order for Perrins. I need a set of weights for it too, bell and bell stand. Unless I can find used weights. Thanks for all the help!

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