The Clock Repairer's Handbook

Penman, Laurie

Published by David & Charles/Arco Publishing, 1988
ISBN 10: 0715386867 / ISBN 13: 9780715386866
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Later printing. Very slightly bumped at corners. Clean, crisp and unmarked. 176pp. Dust jacket in a new mylar cover. Size: 8vo - 8" - 9" Tall. Bookseller Inventory # 043082

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Synopsis: A guide to diagnosing and correcting faults in many different clocks, whether antique of fairly new. There are detailed descriptions of repair methods, including alternative techniques to suit a less well equipped workshop or inexperienced repairer. Many aspects of clock repair are covered, including lathe work, cleaning, bushing, pivoting and mounting, replacing or repairing an escapement, train faults and gears, suspension and crutches, striking and chiming work, lubrication, assembly and testing.

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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Title: The Clock Repairer's Handbook
Publisher: David & Charles/Arco Publishing
Publication Date: 1988
Binding: Hard Cover
Book Condition: Very Good
Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good

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