The Clock Repairer's Handbook

The Clock Repairer's Handbook

by Laurie Penman

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Overview

Laurie Penman has written an indispensable guide for both the absolute beginner and the experienced clock enthusiast. The Clock Repairer’s Handbook provides information on how to repair and maintain a clock’s delicate mechanics and teaches the basics of clock repairing through detailed, easy-to-follow instructions and more than three hundred instructive diagrams and illustrations. Advice and directions for cleaning clock movements, pivoting and mounting, fixing train faults and gears, the importance of lubrication and friction, and how to make sure the strike and chimes work on the hour, every hour. The Clock Repairer’s Handbook provides all the necessary information to troubleshoot any clock’s problems and to make sure your clock continues to run in perfect order for generations to come.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781628730708
Publisher: Skyhorse
Publication date: 08/17/2010
Sold by: SIMON & SCHUSTER
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 176
Sales rank: 909,202
File size: 12 MB
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About the Author

Laurie Penman has been repairing clocks since 1972. He has authored The Clock Repairer’s Handbook, Clock Design and Construction, Practical Clock Escapements, and The Carriage Clock. He lives in Sunman, Indiana.

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