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    Clock Help Non Standard Cuckoo clock music box

    Hi does anyone know of a source for the above with two tunes that are not Eidelweiss and Happy Wander please?
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    Help AMS W150 8 Day 44cm pendulum

    Many thanks for your help.
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    Help AMS W150 8 Day 44cm pendulum

    Hi the movement has a lot of bent, worn out parts. The wording on the plate in the red circle reads “AMS W150M Made in Germany “
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    Help AMS W150 8 Day 44cm pendulum

    Hi I have a clock which needs a replacement movement as above. My research suggests these are no longer available. can anyone suggest a supplier or a suitable alternative please?
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    Drive belt for Cuckoo clock mechanism

    Hi EBay. Search for toy pulley belts.
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    Drive belt for Cuckoo clock mechanism

    I have located a supply of drive belts designed for toys and will post my findings here should anyone else find the discussion helpful
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    Drive belt for Cuckoo clock mechanism

    Thank you Dick I appreciate your response. O Rings occurred to me to but the size is a challenge.
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    Drive belt for Cuckoo clock mechanism

    Hi i have a Black Forest cuckoo clock, Regula 25 with music. The music box has an Extended shaft with a wooden pulley wheel on the end. On the opposite side of the case there is another wooden pulley wheel attached to a shaft driving the animation. There should be a belt running between the two...
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    Help needed with Regula 34 Movement

    Hi Willie This particular movement (the picture is of the movement in question and not a copy from the internet) is In excellent condition for the most part. However it refuses to tick because the 1st and 2nd wheels on the Going have locked up solid. I managed to unjam them recently but they...
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    Help needed with Regula 34 Movement

    I have an 8 Day chalet clock with a Regula 34 movement that needs replacing. Getting a standard Regula 34 is no problem but this version has a few parts that are not readily available. The shut-off mechanism is not standard and the warning levers from the movement to the music box are non...
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    Clock returns

    Hi Forum members. On the subject of returning repaired clocks to customers. Once a repair is completed I leave the clock running for a couple of hours to make sure it’s good to go. What do others do? Do you complete the repair and run it for longer prior to handing back to the owner? thanks Guys
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    Cuckoo clock ID help

    Hi Just got this in for repair. Label on the back reads Camerer Cuss and Co who were active importers of BF clocks in the mid 1800s. I think the clock is a Beha. Any other ideas at all please? Thank you.
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    Cuckoo action during strike

    The paper I use is tyvek. The material will not are t the sound as the bellows function is to move air over the whistle. If the whistle remains unchanged the sound will remain the same.
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    Cuckoo action during strike

    Many thanks for your information.
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    Cuckoo action during strike

    Hi JimmyOz Your suggestion proved to be correct in terms of the cuckoo operating lever and the countwheel. I studied the action of that and the cam and identified that the lever on the countwheel was too high. I dropped it about 1.5mm and the cuckoo stayed in place with no tendency to repeat the...
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    Antique cuckoo clock pendulum query

    Gentlemen you are correct. Thank you. By chance I received another clock of similar age but with an intact pendulum and guess what? TeaClocks et al are spot on. Thanks guys.
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    Cuckoo action during strike

    Hi Thanks I’ll give your suggestion a try. The picture below show the full clock face. Beha eh? I’ll deffo look into that. Are you familiar with them.
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    Cuckoo action during strike

    Hi Tom You are correct, I think it may be better posted in the repair forum. But out of politeness to you in light of your response the pictures are attached and yes this has wooden plates. The second wheel on the strike side has a cam which lifts an arm which in turn rotates the cuckoo post...
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    Cuckoo action during strike

    Hi I have an early 19th century cuckoo clock. The cuckoo works on a simple countwheel mechanism. On the hour and half hour the cuckoo opens the door but instead of remaining in one position for the duration of the count it moves back and forth in quick succession before closing altogether as it...

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