Frequently Asked Questions About Clocks

 

 

 

 

What if my mechanical clock will not operate?

What if my mechanical clock does not strike the correct hour?

What if my mechanical clock will not chime or strike?

What if my mechanical weight driven chimes / hour strikes seem exceptionally very fast or slow?

What if my clock chimes a few minutes before or after the hour?

What if my mechanical clock is in the night "off" position and it is silent during the day instead of the night?

What if my clock chimes have the incorrect tone?

Can I increase or decrease the chime volume in my mechanical clock?

What if a chime rod is broken?

What if my clock will not keep proper time, it is fast or slow?

What if my mechanical clock operated fine for several years but now is slow or stopping?

What if my pendulum hangs crooked?

What if my pendulum hits the weights?

What if the hands are bent?

How do I reset the time for daylight savings?

How do I wind my clock?

What if the weights do not drop at the same rate?

What if the top of my dial is tilted back and the hammers are not properly aligned with the chime rods?

Where are the key, crank, and weights located in the floor clock carton?

How should I prepare my floor clock to be moved?

What is meant by a triple chime?

What is the function of the moon dial?

What should I expect when my floor clock is professionally set-up?

What if my quartz dual chime movement will not operate properly?

How do radio controlled clocks work?

What if my radio controlled clock does not operate?

What if my radio controlled clock shows the correct time for another time zone?

How do I set my barometer?

How often should my mechanical clock movement be oiled and cleaned?

Who should I contact to have my clock cleaned and oiled?

How do you recommend that I clean and maintain my clock?

What if my clock is out of warranty and needs service?

Where are the shelf clips and key located on my collectors cabinet?

How do I align the front door of my collectors cabinet?

How do I purchase additional shelves for my collectors cabinet?

What if the door on my collectors cabinet rubs at the bottom?

How do you recommend that I clean and maintain my collectors cabinet?