Recently finished overhauling this German Westminster chime clock. The movement has no manufacturer's markings I am aware of. I would appreciate any comments re. who manufactured this clock, and when.
Recently I acquired a nice Vienna clock in decent shape except for the hands. The minute hand's tail was broken off, and the hour hand was ratty-looking. Timesavers offers VR hands that work OK, but only in one style. Other than finding original hands in decent condition I was not aware of any...
Gilbert mantle clock movement has me stumped.:mad:
Time side runs flawlessly; and it's quite accurate, too .
If I advance the minute hand manually all strikes are correct every hour and every
half hour, and goes into warning before striking.
BUT when the clock is left to run, the strikes are...
I recently ran across some SPHINX Spirec point micro twist drills, diameter approximately 0.018"
Odd thing is these are Left Hand twist. These same drills are also manufactured in RH twist.
Can anyone explain the rationale for offering these drills in LH twist?