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MrPin

MrPin's polishing his big clock

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Today I have been polishing my clock! I got it back after I gave it away some years ago to a lady of consequence. Unfortunately she passed away and her ex husband doesn't like it, so I have it back. It's French and about 1900 for you Lovejoys out there. It hasn't been wound for some time, and the pendulum suspension has broken. I am waiting for a new one. I do hope it goes.O.o

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54 minutes ago, MrPin said:

It hasn't been wound for some time, and the pendulum suspension has broken. 

Ooh La La.

How unusual.

Are you sure the pendulum is sitting properly. It may have raised over locating pins in transit.

A good sign is whether it tick-tocks evenly.

Make sure it's level.

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1 hour ago, MrPin said:

Today I have been polishing my clock! I got it back after I gave it away some years ago to a lady of consequence. Unfortunately she passed away and her ex husband doesn't like it, so I have it back. It's French and about 1900 for you Lovejoys out there. It hasn't been wound for some time, and the pendulum suspension has broken. I am waiting for a new one. I do hope it goes.O.o

This guy might be able to help.

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Edited by montecristo

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