SUMMER 2018 WORKSHOP
Saturday - September 2018
Emily Griffith Technical College
The topic for this workshop was to demonstrate and discuss commercial cleaning solutions, equipment, tools, and techniques. Chapter VP Ken Reindel shared his experiences with commercial cleaning solutions and demonstrated the tools and techniques used in his shop. Participants had an opportunity to clean their own movements and materials were then transferred to the school for ongoing use in the Clock Repair classroom.
SPRING 2018 WORKSHOP
Cuckoo Clock Repair
The Spring Workshop was a huge success. The workshop was sold out with 12 students attending. A special thanks goes to Dick Shelton for organizing the workshop and Charles Daldry and Ken Reindel for providing expert instruction. The images below are just a sample of the workshop's activities.
Chapter 21 President Charles Daldry demonstrates techniques to Scott Welch
Chapter 21 member Ken Reindel discussing his presentation at the Cuckoo Clock Workshop June 9th, 2018
Chapter 21 member Jane Stapp
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See below for past workshops administered by Chapter 21
Introduction to the Miniature Lathe in watch and clock repairing
February 24th, 2018
Ken's presentation included polishing pivots.
Last but not least, a picture of the classroom and students.
The class was made of NAWCC Chapter 21 members and clock repair and former/graduate students at Emily Griffith Technical College. A very diverse class. The workshop provided all abilities with information they could use. A very successful workshop.
All proceeds will be donated to the Margine Scholarship fund. This fund provides scholarship money for students at the Emily Griffith Technical College Clock Repair Class.
Bring a Clock to Diagnose
Topics covered included:
1) Analyzing the movement while still in case
2) Removing the movement and inspecting
3) Case and Dial problems
4) Discussion on oils and lubrication
The attendees’ clocks were examined and recommendations developed for additional work. In some instances the reported problem was corrected immediately.
Each attendee received a small vial of oil and an applicator brush.
Feedback comments lauded the facility and instructor and suggested repeating this format as well as the case restoration topic presented last January.
Eight attendees – six were current Emily Griffith Students
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