shutterbug's Recent Activity

  1. This site uses cookies. By continuing to use this site, you are agreeing to our use of cookies. Learn More.
  1. shutterbug replied to the thread Is this a silver-plated dial?.

    Looks silvered to me too.

    Jan 19, 2019 at 6:30 AM
  2. shutterbug replied to the thread Marble Ansonia Problems.

    That should work ;)

    Jan 18, 2019 at 11:55 AM
  3. shutterbug replied to the thread Junghans Won't Stay Running.

    When a clock stops, it's usually not just because of dirt. The holes in the plates wear into elongated holes, and those rob power from...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 11:34 AM
  4. shutterbug replied to the thread Bollenbach Wall Clock.

    I have merged two threads about this clock into one, so there may be some unusual looking comments. The comments are date sorted, so...

    Jan 18, 2019 at 11:20 AM
  5. shutterbug replied to the thread American Act of Parliament, or Tavern Clock.

    But it strikes right on the hour that way! :D

    Jan 17, 2019 at 9:58 AM
  6. shutterbug replied to the thread 31 day springs..

    Like modern automobiles, the case must have been designed give, to absorb some of the impact. Looks like you have your hands full on...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 9:44 AM
  7. shutterbug replied to the thread Marble Ansonia Problems.

    On your bushings - you should always push them in from the back side of the plate. That way, they won't push out again as the clock...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 9:39 AM
  8. shutterbug replied to the thread Denclock pendulum rating nut.

    A weight just above the Bob may not be high enough to help, and might actually slow the clock down more. The weight has to be above the...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 9:32 AM
  9. shutterbug replied to the thread translate BPH ??.

    I don't understand how any app can "do it all for you". How can it know the proper rate?

    Jan 17, 2019 at 9:14 AM
  10. shutterbug replied to the thread Bollenbach Wall Clock.

    I would not even think about replacing a movement from the '50's (if it is actually that old). I would recommend finding a repairman...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 9:06 AM
  11. shutterbug replied to the thread Cleaning process.

    I don't know what Horolene is either, but will assume it's some kind of concentrated clock cleaner. Normally, you'd mix up part of the...

    Jan 17, 2019 at 9:00 AM
  12. shutterbug replied to the thread American Act of Parliament, or Tavern Clock.

    Love the dial on that one! You don't see that number system used much.

    Jan 16, 2019 at 1:31 PM
  13. shutterbug replied to the thread Marble Ansonia Problems.

    Yeah, you're hooked, Phil :D

    Jan 16, 2019 at 1:26 PM