Debugging completed, wood sub base surround finished, final
photography and videography finished, NAWCC Zoom presentation. October
In recognition of the completion of the project two
detailed video montages as well as photos for future articles in the NAWCC
Bulletin are included in this
installment. The front and rear cover issue of the September Horological
Journal featured an eight page article, and an additional three-part
series is being published in the Bulletin beginning with the current
November/December issue and explores what has been documented since the last
article that appeared in the March/April 2017 issue.
Each bell has multiple adjustments to change the sound, tone and volume of
The mechanism for the Sun and Moon rise and set dial work fits perfectly
above the bell work and fills what looked until that time as a bit of an
empty space. This was the result of careful design, when that component was
made many years after strike train and bells had been already fabricated.