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2016-09-22 Clocks, Watches - Battery size:

It could be an "N" battery. They are  30 X 12mm (1.18" x .47").   If that seems like the right size you can buy them at most grocery stores or  Let me know if this does not seem like the right

2016-09-20 Clocks, Watches - Diplomat clock:

-The pendulum assembly begins at the top with a 1" two legged suspension spring pinned to a brass post sticking out of the back of the rear movement plate.      Next a silver(probably) suspension leader

2016-09-19 Living on a Budget, Saving - College student budgeting:

Hi Alec,    Thanks for considering me to answer this question. I love the title, How to Enjoy Being a Broke College Student.  I have two pieces of advice that I wish young college students would remember

2016-09-18 Clocks, Watches - follow up:

Hi Doris,   You need to study the chime and striking part of the clock.   The striking rack isn't dropping into the snail properly so   it will strike 12 all the time.   I'm not sure what the problem could

2016-09-16 Clocks, Watches - Steinway Grandfather clock:

Hi Doris, (That's my mom's name)    Of course a professional cleaning the clock is best....  Then check to see if there is a chime/silent switch that may be in the silent position.   And check to see if


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