FOR AN 8 DAY LONGCASE CLOCK

by ALAN TIMMINS 

Wheels to be crossed out / Pinions supplied on stubs to be cut off

and fitted to arbor, 1/2/3 or 4 pinions on one stub  PHOTO

Cutters Module 0.85, 0.8, 0.75

As a result of interest shown by friends, I decided to describe and photograph the making of a typical Longcase movement made in about 1790, which came into my workshop for restoration. I shall describe and clearly illustrate every stage of the project so that anybody with a reasonable knowledge of engineering, and a workshop equipped with the usual range of hand tools, a small lathe, a drilling machine and possibly either horizontal or vertical milling machine, or the accessories to carry out this on a lathe, will be able to complete the project without to much difficulty.                Alan Timmins

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CUT WHEELS AND PINIONS

All Wheels, Pinions & Dials are unavailable until further notice

 

ITEM

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Going Train  
Great Wheel                                     
Centre Wheel                                   
Third Wheel                                      
Escape Wheel                                     
Hour Wheel                                       

Minute & Reverse  Minute Wheels /2

 
Barrel Ratchet                                 

Date Flag Wheel                              

 
Date Collar Wheel                             
Strike Train    
Great Wheel                                     
Pin Wheel                                          
Pallet Wheel                                      
Warning Wheel                                 
Barrel Ratchet  

Centre, Third & Pin Pinions /3 (8 Leaf)    

 

Escape, Pallet, Fly & Warning Pinions /4 

 
Motion Pinion (6 Leaf)                     
Alan Timmins Book  Soft Back       26. 95
Pallet Forging 10. 75
Hammer Spring 13. 50
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Photo by kind permission

 of  Mr A Timmins

 

Please verify prices before ordering as prices can fluctuate due to market forces

Other Makers    JOHN WILDING       WILLIAM SMITH         JOHN E TYLER       LIONEL BROWN

     PETER HEIMANN    COLIN J THORNE      IAN BEILBY           JOHN N W PAYNE      ELLIOTT ISAAC 

14/11/23