Ingersoll US Time - Sweep Second

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Ingersoll US Time - Sweep Second

#1 Post by JerseyMo » Sun Apr 10, 2016 6:15 pm

Before - Smoke damaged and needing TLC

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After - Full tear down and service

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Alongside the non -sweep version

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Re: Ingersoll US Time - Sweep Second

#2 Post by stryfox » Sun Apr 10, 2016 6:26 pm

Nice job. It's amazing how nice you can clean some dials and others just won't.
This one you definitely won on.
I like it.
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Re: Ingersoll US Time - Sweep Second

#3 Post by JerseyMo » Sun Apr 10, 2016 6:35 pm

stryfox wrote:Nice job. It's amazing how nice you can clean some dials and others just won't.
This one you definitely won on.
I like it.
Actually the smoke did not do much to dial but rather just e crystal. It was a dull yellow after cleaning so I just replaced it.
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