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I have my mother's seth thomas mantle clock probably purchased in the 60's or 70's. it has three places in the front of the clock where the key can be turned. the clock chimes every 15 to 20 mins. i would like to have the clock chime only on the hour and half hour. i don't have the instruction info. could you help me. thank you

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If your clock has a small hole between 4 and 5 then you can turn off the quarter hours chimes using the small part of the key. If your clock does not have that small hole you can not turn off the quarte hor chimes.

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This clock does not adjust that way.

Hope this tip helps.

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