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Antique Clock Resurrection

09-25-2020 10:40 PM by Bstrom | 2 comments »

Well, it happened again. Strolled into an antique store and found an antique clock looking for a good home. Happened the first time about two months ago with a little mantle clock that miraculously had all the parts, although all loose and disconnected. Negotiations ended at $40. Took it home, cleaned it up, reassembled the suspension spring and pendulum – bingo! Runs like a top, Today, I went into a new shop and found this wall clock – parts and all were complete. Again, just $40 to take it home. A little more work on this one but simple stuff. A light 320 sand all over, glue the pendulum door back together, recondition the bezel back to it bright brass and recoat with For...

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