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    Strike Question

    Hi John P,Thank You for Your Reply.Could I also ask,if the Clock is Striking the Hour on the Quarter Past the Hour.Would it mean the Hands are on wrong. Regards Phil
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    Strike Question

    Hi Everyone. Hope You are All Well. When I put a Clock Movement back in the Case.What would I do to make sure the Strike matches the Time,if the Strike is out of sync...
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    Not sure what to do

    Hi Shutterbug, Thank You for Your Reply and the Link provided.Could I ask is it possible to ascertain dimensions of the Verges,to enable Me to compare with dimensions of the Verge I have.Also where are Timesavers based,I am in the U.K. will They ship to here...
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    Not sure what to do

    Hi Everyone, Thank You All for Your replies and the Information Therein. Could Anyone tell Me Please what Material is the Anchor made of and how does it attach to the shaft.Also,for My interest,how does the Crutch attach to the shaft...
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    Not sure what to do

    Hi Everyone,Hope You are All Well. I have started to strip down the Movement on a Clock that I purchased at a Boot Sale. I have Posted Photos of this Clock in a previous post,where I was able to find out the Identity of the Clock,and also some Information on the Clock. During the course of...
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    Advice for Newbie

    Hi Everyone,I Hope You are All Well. With the Help and generous Advice of Members of this Site,and the How to Do Section.I have been working to Restore a Clock Movement that I was given.I have cleaned the Movement,I have Re- Bushed two of the Pivot Holes in one of the Plates.Also Polished and...
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    Help for Newbie

    Hi Everyone, A Big Thank You to All of You who replied to My Thread.The wealth of knowledge,and the willingness to share it,on this Site Amazes Me.I was so pleased to find out the Larger Wheel does not have a Broken Pivot,Thank You for that WOW,and Yes I do have All the...
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    Help for Newbie

    Hi Everyone,I hope You are All well, I have been given a Clock Movement,which has been part dis-assembled.Which I am hoping I will be able to Practice on.What I would like to ask is,how would the two Wheels which are still attached to the clock plate,be taken off.Also it looks to Me,with My very...
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    Joe Collins Spring Winder Plans

    I would Like to say a Big Thank You to Joe,for allowing this to be Posted,and to Bangster,for Posting It,Awesome
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    Mainspring Question

    Hi Everyone,Thank You All for Your Great Advice and Information. Kind Regards. Phil
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    Mainspring Question

    Hi Doug,Thank You for Your Reply.No Springs are broken,I wanted to check the Mainsprings on a Clock I have been working on,in passing when You have the Mainspring out of the Barrel,what do You look for to see if needs Replacing or just Servicing.Also I have made a Joe Collins Mainspring Winder...
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    Mainspring Question

    Hi Everyone,I Hope You are All well.Could I ask Please,How would I Size a Replacement Mainspring.And also,are the Time Mainspring and the Strike Mainspring different Sizes.This is for a Smith Enfield Mantle Clock.Thanking You in Anticipation. Kind Regards. Phil
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    Pendulum Question

    Hi Everyone,I think I have uploaded the Photos,anyone with any Ideas Please. Kind Regards.Phil
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    Pendulum Question

    Hi Tinker and Randy,Thank You for Your Replies and the Technical Information contained therein.I have seen photos on the Internet of a Movement the same as this one,and it does look like the Pendulum is wrong on this Movement.I am trying to upload Photos,but seem to be struggling a bit.Thanking...
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    Pendulum Question

    Hi Everyone,sorry for the delay in replying.I have been down with a Flu Bug,My Tick has not been Tocking.The Photo of the Clock in My previous post is not the one I am working on,this Clock is a Smith Enfield Mantle Clock.The Clock,even with the Pendulum adjusting nut fully wound,loses about...
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    Pendulum Question

    Hi Randy,I am talking about the Suspension Spring that the Pendulum hangs from.
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    Pendulum Question

    Hi Everyone,can anyone tell me please.What does the Pendulum Spring do,and can it affect the running of the Pendulum.What it is,Clock Movement has been Running extremely Slow.Every time I move the Adjuster nut to try and Regulate the Clock,it has gone out of Sync.With the Help of Forum...
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    Escapement Query

    Hi Eskmill and RC,Thank You for Your Replies,and Your detailed descriptions.I think I now have a good Idea of what should be happening.I hope I can now put it into practice.Thanking You Again. Kind Regards.Phil
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    Escapement Query

    Does a Strip Pallet Recoil Escapement have to be Set up by Eye,or Feel.Or is there a prescribed Method. Kind Regards.Phil
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    Set Up Question

    Re: Newbie with Problem Hi Everyone Thank You All for Your Replies,and the Information Therein.Dick this Clock was My first try at a strip down,clean and repair.During the course of which,I re-bushed,for learning purposes,pivot holes including the Escape Wheel Pivot.Perhaps I have done...

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