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    Vernon replied to the thread Sherline Sure.
    Reversing the jaws on the chuck was necessary if that's what you mean?
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    Vernon replied to the thread seth thomas 124 wont run.
    Hey Charles, Did your clock need any bushings? I put in 17 on mine last year! Vernon
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    Vernon replied to the thread Sherline Sure.
    Munster, The bore bar size will depend on the size hole that you are starting with. The bar just needs to be able to enter...
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    Vernon replied to the thread Ingraham Cannon Pinion.
    I go through that too. Thanks for your explanation and photos. Vernon
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    Vernon replied to the thread Ingraham Cannon Pinion.
    Hi Times, Great job. You can't even see the repair! So what was your approach in repairing this pinion? Thanks, Vernon
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    Vernon replied to the thread seth thomas 124 wont run.
    Hi Charles, I would first start with making sure that the clock is in beat. There were thin washers on the front lower movement posts...
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    Vernon replied to the thread Seth Thomas (Unoriginal).
    It just might. Under Case Construction/Restoration is a sticky on label preservation. Vernon
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    Vernon reacted to Mike Phelan's post in the thread Deadbeat Escapement adjustment with Like Like.
    No angels here - just birds and bats. ;)
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    Hi Chris, Your weights will hook directly to the pulleys that hang from the cables. Not sure if your new movement will come with them...
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    The end of the lever just removed (circled) looks like it has quite a bit of wear. This could be part the issue. The pin could have...
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    Vernon replied to the thread Do I need both bushing systems?.
    Like maybe repair a bushing within a bushing that I did a time or two? (full discloser) ;) Teaclocks, I believe in using the smallest...
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    Vernon replied to the thread Do I need both bushing systems?.
    What you guys have said makes perfect sense, I wouldn't need the reamers if I'm just replacing the bush itself! I guess that I'll wait...
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    I use the KWM system and have since I started repairing. For the first time, I encountered the need to replace a few bushings and they...
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    Vernon reacted to klokwiz's post in the thread Who was Whitney Jocelin Annin & Co. with Like Like.
    Vernon, looks to me the tablet has been restored to replace missing paint and then painted over black. I think this due to the rough...
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    Thank you for that information Dick. I wonder if it is safe to assume that other clock glass, especially on kitchen and parlor clocks...

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