Is Klockit still in business?
The Klockit Retail Store closed on Friday, September 2, 2016. Our headquarters will soon be moving across town to 965 S.
How is clock movement shaft length measured?
The overall length is measured from the tip of the hand shaft to the case of the movement (B). Allow an additional 1/8” for cap nut or sweep second hand. The threaded portion of the hand shaft (A) is the part of the shaft which will secure your movement to the dial plate or wood.
Which hand goes first on a clock?
How are the clock hands mounted?
- As a first step, insert by pressing the hour hand on the h 12, until you reach the stop with the thread.
- Afterwards, always insert the minute hand on the h 12 until the stop is reached.
- Finally insert the second hand into the fulcrum of the shaft.
What wood are grandfather clocks made of?
Materials. Though it will vary, most clocks will be made of quality hardwoods like oak, cherry and walnut. Then we consider what the face is made of, likely with brass and precious metal accents like gold or silver for the numerals and decorations.
How do I order from klockit?
Ordering can be done online at www.klockit.com . We also have phone ordering available. Phone orders totaling $75 or higher will not incur an order entry fee; however, orders less than $75 will include a $10.00 charge per order. Visit our Support Site for general support, frequently asked questions, or submit a request for additional information.
What kind of clock hands do klockit offer?
Choose from Klockit’s large selection of replacement clock hands: contemporary, fancy, serpentine, spade, sword, Euroshaft, extra long, white, chrome, and specialty. Plus push-on clock hands, and Group A and B sweep second hands. Klockit is your source for large and small clock hands.
How do I contact expert klockit customer service?
Klockit.com expert customer service support is offered through email and live chat. You can reach our U.S. based support staff by submitting a request with our agents during regular business hours. Agents are available for live chat support Monday through Friday from 8:00 am to 4:00 pm CT.
Does klockit accept personal check by mail?
Personal check by mail and C.O.D. are NO LONGER accepted. Orders typically ship within one business day. Shipping for Klockit.com is available in the USA, Puerto Rico and Canada via Fedex and USPS. Shipping is not available for P.O. boxes in Canada.