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    Movement ID S. Marti

    Have a small clock with round movement. (Trying to get pictures within the next several days.) Back plate has: Made in France 2184 Box with H&H in it Small stamped circle with Medaille d'or Samuel Marti Did forum search and didn't find anything about "d'or". Is mine older, newer, fake? Any...
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    Kundo Cleaning Question

    I am trying to restore a Kundo for a gift. I have limited experience with 400 day movements. The movement is marked as having two jewels. I would normally soak a movement in a commercial solution. I am concerned this might harm whatever was used to fix the jewels in place. Any advice would...
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    Tall Case ID

    Sorry, no pictures available. I am on business in New Jersey and staying at the Grand Summit hotel in Summit, NJ. There is a beautiful GF clock (not running) in the lobby that has on the dial, "W. Robson" and "N. Shields". Anyone got any info on this clock. Thanx in advance.
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    Time Trax Model 160

    Does anyone have instructions for the Time Trax Model 160 Multi Tool machine. I have searched and the only models I see any info on are the Model 185 or later. Any help would be appreciated. Thanx, Jerry :?|
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    Hand Restoration

    Please help me with your opinions. Cleaning and adjusting an old regulator to give to a family member. No brand, no trademark, time only. Don't have any idea how old. Now for the question. Would you clean the original hands or repaint them? I don't know which way to go and would like...
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    Shipping a Grandfather

    I have need to ship a grandfather clock. Could some of you tell me some good ways to crate and ship a clock with some assurance of it getting to destination without major problems. This clock is staying in the family and must be shipped from Tennessee to Florida. Thanks in advance for your...
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    Maury (Maurey???) Clock

    Has anyone ever heard of a Maury (possibly Maurey) clock that is a man sitting on or near a coffin? I haven't seen the clock myself but hope to and get a picture to post. The clock was described to me as marble with a man with a mask in his hand. The man is "gold". Anyone got any information...
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    G. Becker Movement

    Patient: Gustav Becker movement, "Silesia" and P 48 stamped on back. Complaint: Won't run. Diagnosis: Dirtiest movement I've seen in years. Need help with: Anyone know if the spring barrels can be removed without taking movement completely apart? I'm not at my shop and have none of my...
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    Hermle Chime Problem

    Working on a Hermle G'father. Intermittently won't chime. It seems to me the quarter wheel is not lifting the arm far enough to allow chime to go into alarm and when the arm falls it doesn't doesn't chime. Anyone got any suggestions or hints? Thanx in advance.
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    Solution Disposal

    I use a commercial clock cleaning solution concentrate. How do others of you dispose of old used solution?

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