Fixing Pendulum Clocks?


To begin fixing pendulum clocks, one will first need to begin with finding out what exactly is wrong with the clock. Some of the most common issues with a pendulum clock will include problems with the adjustment or the height of the pendulum, issues with tangled chains or chains that are too close to the floor when extended, and a pendulum beat that is not rhythmic or steady. These issues are usually fixed by adjusting the pendulum through screw tightening or lengthening.
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1. Level your clock if it fails to run or if it stops running after having been started. It may have gone "out-of-beat" when it was moved without having its pendulum and
Christian Huygens, a Dutch scientist, invented the pendulum clock in 1656. These types of clocks have to remain stationary, as any movement will cause timekeeping problems.
1 Wind the clock fully, set the time correctly and let it run for one week exactly at which point record how many minutes fast/slow it is (call it M). Ad 2 Measure the number of turns
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