Thank you for the precise information.
I will have to replace the main spring on it.
It spins, only runs for 2+ days.
The case is in very good condition. I enjoy the tones of the chimes.
Thank you very much.
I just picked up this clock and would like some feedback on it.
Sitting in a shed for many years, the owner was selling his home and I was able to aquire the clock.
It has a mercury pendulum and a separate alarm that does sound.
The gold on the front glass is faded, the paper...
I was able to slide the bracket back and got the hammer to strike the outside of the bell. Loud Bell. Lol.
However, I think the lower arm is bent and not allowing the bell to strike on the half our. I need more time to look into that issue.
For a clock that hasn't worked in over 70...
I definitely think that you are correct with the tension washer. Where would I be able to find a correct one?
Also as far as the bell is concerned, is the bracket under the hammer a reason the hammer is locked in place? I am not familiar with these movements but it looks like a silent mode or...