Making a Waterbury Regulator #67 Seconds Hand

Making a Waterbury Regulator #67 Seconds Hand In this video William Porter demonstrates making a Waterbury Regulator #67 seconds hand which was missing from his Waterbury regulator #67 regulator wall clock. This detailed demo includes: Type of brass material used. Matching color to existing minute and hour hands. Design and layout of hand. Making a simple filing jig from W1 …

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Seth Thomas clock hammer leather replacement

Seth Thomas clock hammer leather replacement William Porter demonstrates how he replaces the old worn out strike hammer leather in a Seth Thomas clock. Different techniques are used depending on the type of movement and hammer head arrangement design but this process works well with many American clock movements using straight threaded non-folded over leather in the hammer heads. Another …

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Making Seth Thomas Clock Parts

Making Seth Thomas Clock Parts In this video William Porter shows his technique for making Seth Thomas Clock parts by cutting a new pinion as well as fabricating other components making up the fast/slow regulator assembly for dial side time regulating on a damaged Seth Thomas clock movement. This Seth Thomas clock was brought to his shop for repair as …

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Making a Clock Ratchet Wheel Click

Video by William Porter BornAgainClocks.com Making a Clock Ratchet Wheel Click William wanted to take the opportunity to film the making of a new ratchet wheel click and rivet needed for a customer clock repair he had just received in the shop. The ratchet wheel click was worn to the point where it could no longer safely contain the tightly …

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Watchmaker Clockmaker Tools

Scroll Down Page for Watchmaker Clockmaker Tools Video Kosmo runs through some newly acquired watchmaker clockmaker tools with great in-depth descriptions of how they are used in horology. Some are advanced tools still being manufactured by Malcomb Wild who is well know for producing top quality tools. This is a good video and is well worth watching for anyone interested …

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Lorch 6mm Watchmakers Lathe

Great little Lorch 6mm Watchmakers Lathe Stefen unpacks and explains his Lorch 6mm Watchmakers Lathe and tooling attachments. These excellent high quality lathes can still be found online for rather low prices along with attachments such as compound slides, face plates, 3, 4 and 6 jaw chucks etc. Definitely watch Stefens video below and if you have a chance take …

bajaBob_101Lorch 6mm Watchmakers Lathe