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The Clock Books on this page cover mostly clock repair information. The best clock book you can get is the Ebook on clock repair. This is because many of the older clock repair books were written a very long time ago and can be hard to understand. The most basic and easy to read clock repair book is the clock ebook by far. This is a PDF file that is emailed to you, however it is also available online, where it is updated periodically.


Clockmaking 18 Designs Clock Repair Books

Clear drawings, helpful photos and easy instruction. Clocks to build include Grandfather, piller and scroll, Column and Splat, Ogee and more.

  • By Nelson
  • 220 Pages
  • Soft Cover
  • 8 1/2 x 11

#CB1 - $34

How to Build 35 Clocks Clock Repair Books

Great clock making instructions for 35 different clocks, including working plans, diagram and drawings. A sampling of the exciting projects: Grandfather, grandmother, steeple,l school house and more.

  • By Daniele
  • 192 Pages
  • Soft Cover
  • 8 1/2 x 11

#CB2 - $29

Clock Repair Primer Clock Repair Books

Full step-by-step explanation and line instructions to assist in the problem of simple clock repair and old clock restoration.

  • By Balcomb
  • 143 Pages
  • Soft Cover
  • 8 1/2 x 11

#CB3 - $24

Atmos Repair Book Clock Repair Books

Informative booklet on the Atmos, plus 7 pages of repair notes and info on available parts.

  • By LeCoultre
  • 19 Pages
  • Soft Cover
  • 5 x 8 1/2

#CB4 - $10


Practical Clock Repair Clock Repair Books

This book contains 400 illustrations, this is a must have item for the expert and beginner. Covers the most common clock repairs from alarm to the grandfather. 400 line drawings made under working conditions help the explanations.

  • By DeCarle
  • 240 Pages
  • Hard Cover
  • 5 x 8 1/2

#CB5 - $49

400 Day Guide Clock Repair Books

10th edition Hardcover
Identifications, Repair tips, and Troubleshooting. It also includes an extensive collection of back plate and suspension illustrations which aid clock identification and the selection of replacement parts

  • By Terwillinger
  • 237 Pages
  • Hard Cover
  • 9 x 10

#CB6 - $33

Herschede Tubular Repair Clock Repair Books

This book is on the 5 and 9 tube Herschede clock movements. This is a wealth of information on the subject and seems to be the only book exclusively to the subject of the tubular bell clocks.

  • By Conover
  • Soft Cover
  • 116 Pages
  • 8 1/2 x 11

#CB7 - $39

Cuckoo Repair Made Simple Clock Repair Books

Well illustrated step by step directions with a list of required tools, to accomplish evaluation, repair and set up upon completion of repairs.

  • By Seaman
  • 136 Pages
  • Soft Cover
  • 8 1/2 x 11

#CB8 - $52


Repair Sketches and Notes Clock Repair Books

Hand-drawn sketches of 36 different mechanical movements and their components by 12 different American clockmakers (Ansonia, Waterbury, S. Thomas, New Haven, Gilbert, etc.). A timesaver for those who work on these clocks.

  • By Tipton
  • 210 Pages
  • Soft Cover
  • 8 1/2 x 11

#CB9 - $39

Wheel and Pinion Cutting Clock Repair Books

Many clock repairers carry out excellent work but avoid cutting their own wheels and pinions, fearing it is too complicated and involved. This book, written by an experienced clock and tool maker, dispels those fears and gives a step-by-step guide to an extremely satisfying aspect of horology. This book is written for both the amateur and professional involved in the making and restoring of clocks, and for anyone who intends to start building up a workshop and requires a guide to the equipment and how to use it. By Wild.

  • By Malcomb Wild
  • 256 Pages
  • Hard Cover
  • 9 x 11 1/2

#CB10 - $78

Clock Repair Basics Clock Repair Books

This book is about basic clock repair, including repair procedures for the beginner. Information and sources for all levels, tools and equipment illustrated, and five great starter clocks for repair.

  • By Conover
  • Soft Cover
  • 8 1/2 x 11

#CB11 - $35

Clockmakers Beat Book Clock Repair Books

A super bench guide with directions and data for accurately counting American movements and more.

  • By Hamilton
  • 97 Pages
  • Soft Cover
  • 7 x 4

#CB12 - $9


Striking Clock Guide Clock Repair Books

This is a companion to chime clock repair. The focus is on clocks which strike the hour and half hour. It is divided into three sections, covering count wheel, rack and snail, ships bell movements. Gives detailed repair instructions for a group of carefully selected strike mechanisms.

  • By Conover
  • Soft Cover
  • 8 1/2 x 11

#CB13 - $32

Clock Repair Skills Clock Repair Books

Easy to use follow up volume to Clock Repair Basics and describes how to do everyday repairs. Teaches intermediate level clock repair skills.

  • By Conover
  • Soft Cover
  • 8 1/2 x 11

#CB14 - $34

Repairing French Clocks Clock Repair Books

This book offers step by step instructions and photos on disassembling, repairing, assembling and adjusting a variety of French pendulum clocks. There is also a section of questions and answers on French clocks and a glossary of terms.

  • By Conover
  • Soft Cover
  • 8 1/2 x 11

#CB15 - $35

Repair 20 American Clocks Clock Repair Books

Learn how to repair 20 American movements used in hundreds of clocks. Study the repair of the whole clock: repair escapements, winding mechanisms, strike trains and more. 246 photos and drawings.

  • By Conover
  • Soft Cover
  • 8 1/2 x 11

#CB16 - $39


Chime Clock Repair Clock Repair Books

Intended for restoration and repair of chime clocks. Covers 18 movements in detail with drawings to refresh the clockmaker's memory on assembly and repair procedures. Easy to understand for the novice and is an excellent reference for the professional.

  • By Conover
  • Soft Cover
  • 8 1/2 x 11

#CB17 - $39

Atmos Repair Notes Clock Repair Books

Reprint of a LeCoultre brochure ditailing repairs and parts related to the Atmos VI. Illustrates step by step repair checks and adjustment information of this clock.

  • By LeCoultre
  • 16 Pages
  • Soft Cover
  • 8 1/2 x 11

#CB18 - $9

Clock Repair E-Book $15

The tremendous success of this E-Book is from the simplicity in the answers and the ease of use. This will make it very easy for the clock owner to solve simple problems that may arise when there is an issue with the clock. The topics you see below are the actual topics that are presented on the cover page of the E-Book. Please review them and see if this E-Book will help you. You will find this very helpful in solving many different clock repair issues and questions on cleaning and oiling a movement. This file will be Emailed to you shortly after you order. Please select NO SHIPPING option upon check out as there will be nothing physically shipped.

Ebook Categories

Weight Driven Clock Repair

Weight Driven

  • Introduction
  • Putting it "In Beat"
  • Ticks ok but stops
  • No tick tock sound
  • Quarter chime is off
  • Cleaning - Assembled
  • Cleaning - Disassembled
  • Reassembling the works
  • Repair methods
  • Replacing with a new movement



Spring Driven clock repair


Spring Driven

  • Introduction
  • Putting it "In Beat"
  • Ticks ok but stops
  • No tick tock sound
  • Working with mainsprings
  • Chiming the wrong time
  • Setting quarter chimes
  • Cleaning - Assembled
  • Cleaning - Disassembled
  • Reassembling the works
  • Repair methods
  • Replacing with a new movement

400 Day Clock Repair

Anniversary Clocks

  • Introduction
  • Setting up the clock
  • Changing Suspensions
  • Putting it "In Beat"
  • Cleaning the Movement
  • Reassembling the works
cuckoo clock repair

Cuckoo Clocks

  • Introduction
  • Parts Check
  • Checking for Wear
  • Replacing Bellows
  • Replacing Bellow Cloth
  • Putting it "In Beat"
  • Not Cuckooing at the Right Time
  • Cuckooing the Wrong Amount
  • Movement Removal and Installation
  • New Cuckoo Set-Up
  • Changing the Hands
  • Cleaning the Movement

Clock Repair E-Book $15