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  1. heifetz17 attached a file to the thread Gilbert clock won't stay running.

    I’m finally getting around to working on this and I’ve replaced several bushings and as suggested the cannon pinion is indeed cracked. I...

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  2. R. Croswell replied to the thread To bush? round hole, pivot question, gear question.

    From a cost to value delivered to a customer standpoint replacing a worn out movement with an available new one for a clock like this...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 12:14 AM
  3. JimmyOz attached a file to the thread To bush? round hole, pivot question, gear question.

    This is the ideal tool to do it with. [ATTACH]

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  4. dad1891 liked Willie X's post in the thread To bush? round hole, pivot question, gear question.

    IMOE, smooth broaching may have more of a positive effect on the holes that you didn't bush. Remembering to cut a tiny chamfer on the...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 12:08 AM
  5. brian fisher replied to the thread American Ithaca observations....

    mid century modern still seems to be doing well. thank you for taking the time to jot all of that down bob. i enjoyed reading it as...

    Nov 21, 2019 at 12:08 AM
  6. R. Croswell attached a file to the thread To bush? round hole, pivot question, gear question.

    Lynsey, Peter is correct, I assume that perhaps you just stuck the parts in convenient holes for the picture of the pivots. If not,...

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  7. JimmyOz replied to the thread To bush? round hole, pivot question, gear question.

    Nice one Willie, it made me laugh as the apprentice put 2 bushes in the wrong way round and I said well at least they will not rub on...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 11:47 PM
  8. JimmyOz liked Willie X's post in the thread To bush? round hole, pivot question, gear question.

    IMOE, smooth broaching may have more of a positive effect on the holes that you didn't bush. Remembering to cut a tiny chamfer on the...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 11:43 PM
  9. JimmyOz replied to the thread Slow striking.

    How slow are they, think Big Ben, they do not run as fast as the chime anyway, a clear 'dong' then time to stop vibrating before...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 11:31 PM
  10. Willie X replied to the thread Slow striking.

    How high are the hammers being lifted? It shouldn't be more than about 3/4". WIllie X

    Nov 20, 2019 at 11:19 PM
  11. Willie X replied to the thread To bush? round hole, pivot question, gear question.

    IMOE, smooth broaching may have more of a positive effect on the holes that you didn't bush. Remembering to cut a tiny chamfer on the...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 11:17 PM
  12. JimmyOz replied to the thread To bush? round hole, pivot question, gear question.

    I know that a lathe and mill are a bit off before you buy them, however you do need something to be able to work on pinions as bushing...

    Nov 20, 2019 at 11:17 PM
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