Monthly Archives: February 2012

Chauncy Jerome 8 Day Shelf clock

Chauncy Jerome 8 Day Shelf clock

This was to good to pass up at a live auction going for the cost of a dinner for two and any local drive through so I bought it thinking it had a 50/50 chance of ending up being parted out or worse. As you can see by the photo’s it’s not the prettiest thing in Horology and in this shape isn’t going to make it to any pageants any time soon.

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This is one I wasn’t anticipating much fun with but after opening it up I discovered the size wasn’t really an issue as far as tearing down and servicing. At 13x15mm I was anticipating some challenges but it was Mom’s watch after all and when Mom asks you if you can fix her 1960’s Birks wrist watch, that’s too hard is not what rolls off your tongue.

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