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Grandfather clock doesnt seem to be ticking and pendullum wont swing

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I have a grandfather clock and it new but I don't have the instruction to set it right ,,,but my clock if from Black Forest and # 86 I think the name is herenk or kermk ,or kerenk ,I can't read it right ,,, Please help ,,,thanks

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The clutch on the hook that the bob swings from has probably been bumped and changed the cruch position,take the bob and move it by hand from one side of the waste ,then do the same thing in the opposite direction,then try to start the bob to swing.
Don't get carried away when you start it up,too many people do thes hard and that will sometimes cause the clutch to slip.

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That just happend to my great grandmother. You need to ask a clock maitnace person. Because it might Be you just need grease or a new motor so you also have to see if it' something that you want to fix an keep or get rid of.

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