Mechanical Clock Chains Installation

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Mechanical Clock Chains Installation

Mechanical clock chain Installation is easy. The chains sometimes fall off during shipping, all that is required is to loop them back over there ratchet wheels.

Mechanical Clock Chains Installation maybe required upon the new movements arrival. When you get the new unit, the chains may or may not be on the unit. Sometimes there just laying in the box and have bounced out of the movement during shipping. Just put them back on over the wheel with the hook side on the direction of the ratchet wheel that cant turn. In other words the hook is supposed to go on the weight, so that is the side that will not spin so easy on the ratchet wheel.

Put movement on the seat board with the chains hanging down in between the seat board as it was before. Screw the screws in and make it finger tight and then a little more with a flat screw driver.

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