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  1. Simon Holt replied to the thread E N Welch beat rate question.

    Hi Phil When I have a clock apart, I try to remember to do a tooth-count, then I can calculate the ideal beat rate. I don't always...

    Jul 8, 2020 at 6:31 AM
  2. Bruce Alexander replied to the thread long-case intermittent strike jamming.

    Mark, Sooner or later that grease will wear off. It wasn't so much a matter of a friction as shape. We can't really see the shape of...

    Jul 8, 2020 at 6:22 AM
  3. John P replied to the thread Music Box Chain Wheel Replacement 1966 Schmeckenbecher.

    Remove the cam and disassemble the ratchet wheel. The click spring is broken and Timesavers has replacement springs. part #11696.

    Jul 8, 2020 at 6:22 AM
  4. Bruce Alexander replied to the thread Black Sessions case restoration.

    Thank you for your kind comments Mark. This is about as close as I can come to trying my hand at restorative "art". There's much to be...

    Jul 8, 2020 at 6:10 AM
  5. John P replied to the thread What are These Called and Where Can I Get Replacements?.

    New Haven used these to lift the hammers on the round westminster movement. I cut them from a long thin feeler gauge with scissors. The...

    Jul 8, 2020 at 6:02 AM
  6. JTD replied to the thread Kienzle Wall Clock Striking after Quarter Hour Chimes.

    I believe the words say Pat. Kienzle. I have never seen this Kienzle marking before. JTD

    Jul 8, 2020 at 5:50 AM
  7. Michael Maddan replied to the thread American PW Ingersoll-Trenton 16s.

    Skutt50...Hello! Another good idea...alas, I tried that, and all's well in the winding train: no damaged or ( with the exception of 4...

    Jul 8, 2020 at 5:49 AM
  8. Jon Wagner replied to the thread Was Waltham ripping off customers in 1865?.

    Thank you!!!!!! That is quite a read =;>)

    Jul 8, 2020 at 5:21 AM
  9. Jon Wagner liked LloydB's post in the thread Was Waltham ripping off customers in 1865?.

    The below PDF article provides details, as to why the PSB was a 'higher grade' than the Ellery....

    Jul 8, 2020 at 5:20 AM
  10. Jerry Treiman liked SKennedy's post in the thread Duhme & Co - Patek?.

    For your interest, this movement now has a new home... [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

    IMG_3930.JPG IMG_3934.JPG IMG_3953.JPG Jul 8, 2020 at 4:36 AM
  11. DavidA replied to the thread Nana's Clock.

    How is the length of the pendulum measured? Is it from where it hooks onto the suspension spring or from the pivot at the top of the...

    Jul 8, 2020 at 4:28 AM
  12. JTD replied to the thread German Identify clocks.

    I believe both clocks are German 'box' clocks and seeing the movements would help identification. I agree that the plaque is British -...

    Jul 8, 2020 at 4:23 AM
  13. DavidA liked tracerjack's post in the thread Nana's Clock.

    Something like this, I would think from the end hook on the leader. [ATTACH]

    FCE735CD-8CE7-4899-AC35-D96FBC164BBE.jpeg Jul 8, 2020 at 4:17 AM
  14. chimeclockfan replied to the thread What are These Called and Where Can I Get Replacements?.

    Noting that you would be using thin mainsprings which would be easier to reshape through pressing and flattening out. Thick mainsprings...

    Jul 8, 2020 at 4:15 AM
  15. SKennedy attached a file to the thread Duhme & Co - Patek?.

    For your interest, this movement now has a new home... [ATTACH] [ATTACH] [ATTACH]

    IMG_3930.JPG IMG_3934.JPG IMG_3953.JPG Jul 8, 2020 at 4:13 AM
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