How to repair pendulum clocks short course
A go-at-your-own-pace, part-time programme spread over six, quarter day sessions, guiding you through all the stages of repairing your first clock.
Session 1 - Introduction Health and safety Preparing the workspace Record keeping
Session 2 - Getting started with disassembly Cleaning the case Condition assessment
Session 3 - Safely letting power off the mainspring
Session 4 - Cleaning
Session 5 - Mechanism reassembly and oiling
Session 6 - Final reassembly, setting-up and testing
How it works
All sessions are delivered live on-line via the Zoom app.
You can book consecutive sessions or pace yourself over a longer period. You will recieve a password protected recording of the sessions so you can re-visit anytime. All sessions are led, written and delivered by time-served professional clockmaker and conservator, Mathew Read
Download the programme outline here
Difficulty level 1+ Beginners wishing to establish skills and build confidence