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By Stan Bray

An advent to the area of horology for the full newbie. It explains the terminology of the clockmaker and offers normal information of clock development together with format of wheels and escapements, all of that are defined and illustrated. The making of wheels, pinions, escapements, plates, pendulums, weights, situations, fingers and faces is mentioned. the mandatory instruments and gear are defined, with information of ways to make specialized goods and selection of best suited fabrics for his or her building.

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