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    Adjusting chime timing; no minute hand bushing

    I just recently inherited this clock. We had it moved from Florida to Boston. It was packed well so I'm surprised the strike is off. I'll need to take a closer look once I have the face off it, but everything else is working fine. John
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    Adjusting chime timing; no minute hand bushing

    Thanks so much for the details. I'll be sure to hold the single malts until I get it striking properly.
  3. Ponchojack

    Adjusting chime timing; no minute hand bushing

    I have inherited a circa 1750 Scotch 8 day tall clock with a simple bell chime. Setting it up it now works great except it strikes at 5 minutes after the hour. It has a square hole in the minute hand but no adjustable bushing. I avoiding getting into the works and was wondering if there...

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