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    How to reshine

    Thanks to your help and instructions this is the result of my base. I'm thrilled with the result, I didn't think that it would ever be shiny again. Thank you very much. David
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    How to reshine

    Thank you, I'll have to get a copy of Clock Magazine, should make interesting reading for me too!
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    How to reshine

    Wow, that looks beautiful, thanks for sharing the renovation procedure with me, I'll look forward to following your advice. David
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    How to reshine

    I'll have to try and find a restorer in the UK. If I can get mine to your standard I'd be very pleased.
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    How to reshine

    Schatz 53 anniversary clock bakelite base. The outer surface has lost all of the shine, how can it be restored to the same as the inner original?
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    Refitting back plate

    Arrg! disaster, I noticed that one of the pivots on number 5 wheel (I think it's 5, counting from the mainspring) was bent, snapped off trying to straighten it. Tried looking for a replacement wheel but no luck. Could get a clock from USA parts only for a reasonable price, but adding on...
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    Clock Pivot wire snapped

    Please can someone supply a complete wheel, or even repair this? I know that it's a very cheeky ask but someone out there has the expertise and the gear to do it I'm sure and I'm willing to pay, ofcourse.
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    Refitting back plate

    Thank you all for your welcomes to the forum and your invaluable advice to me. I'm being extremely careful and gentle, I'll keep in touch. Dave
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    Refitting back plate

    Novice here! Anybody got tips on how to line up all the cogs please?

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