Tel: 01262 229020

Clock Making Course



There will be four levels of learning which will incorporate the subjects below;

• Standard 8 day clock
• 10 day striking clock. 

• Grandfather clock
•Westminster chiming clock
•The fitting of clock quartz movements
•The installation and adjustment of clock hands and/or their collet
•Movement exchange
•Clock weight restringing
•Suspension and pendulum - repair/replacement
•French clock servicing and OH to include polishing thereof
•Vienna clock servicing and OH
•Carriage clock - platform balance repair and service
•Pivot Replacement, the making and installation of bushes as well as the study of other techniques such as punching
•Lathe work
•Pinion, tooth and mainspring replacement

Projects to include the making of a skeleton clock and wooden clock case restoration.