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JOSEPH KNIBB 3 MONTH ROMAN STRIKING REPLICA CLOCK BUILD.

JOSEPH KNIBB 3 MONTH ROMAN STRIKING REPLICA CLOCK BUILD.

Reverse engineered three month Roman striking clock long case clock movement with 1 1/4 second pendulum, designed and manufactured by hand in house to suit an original dial and hands circa 1675. We recently carried out an extremely interesting bespoke clock making project.  The brief was to design and reverse engineer a movement and caseRead more about JOSEPH KNIBB 3 MONTH ROMAN STRIKING REPLICA CLOCK BUILD.[…]

Knibb Reconstruction Project, Part 4 – Crossing out the Wheels.

Knibb Reconstruction Project, Part 4 – Crossing out the Wheels.

Now up on our YouTube channel is the latest installment in the Knibb reconstruction series. In this episode we showcase the process of crossing out the great wheels.  This is done in the traditional manner, by hand with a piercing saw and files.  Many hours of work go into making components such as this. IfRead more about Knibb Reconstruction Project, Part 4 – Crossing out the Wheels.[…]

Episode 3 of the Knibb Reconstruction now live on YouTube!

Episode 3 of the Knibb Reconstruction now live on YouTube!

Continuing on in the short series covering the construction of a replica three month duration Roman striking clock by Joseph Knibb. This video shows show clips of the process of making the train wheel blanks and cutting the teeth. The wheel cutting was all done on the Schaublin 102 plain bearing lathe with vertical slideRead more about Episode 3 of the Knibb Reconstruction now live on YouTube![…]

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