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Another DeBruce 400 Day Clock (Made by Kundo)

2013/07/06 | By | Reply More
Another DeBruce 400 Day Clock (Made by Kundo)

This DeBruce 400 day clock is almost identical to the previous one I repaired (see DeBruce 400 Day Clock by Kundo, 1950s). The dial says DeBruce, and the back plate says┬áDeBruce Watch Co. Kundo made the clock. See more photos. Repair job 6129. Cleaned, new mainspring (Horolovar 19 x 38) and new suspension spring (Horolovar […]

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Last updated 2013/07/06

Kundo Miniature 400 Day Clock with Pearlescent Plastic dial

2012/09/01 | By | Reply More
Kundo Miniature 400 Day Clock with Pearlescent Plastic dial

This Kundo miniature 400 day clock has an unusual dial – it is thin plastic with a pearlescent finish and Roman numerals. It was made in the 1950s, and has a round base with leveling discs, and a pendulum locking device. See more photos. Repair job 5858. Horolovar back plate similar to 1381 with the […]

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Last updated 2013/12/22

Kundo Standard 400 Day Clock with Large Dial

2012/08/27 | By | Reply More
Kundo Standard 400 Day Clock with Large Dial

Here is another Kundo standard 400 day clock with large dial, as I described in┬áKundo and Welby Standard 400 day Clocks with Large Dial. This example has “wings” on the movement to make it look like the wide movement that was first used on Kundo standard 400 day clocks. It has the older type of […]

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Last updated 2012/08/25

Black Finish Kundo 400 Day Clock

2012/06/05 | By | 1 Reply More
Black Finish Kundo 400 Day Clock

I’ve never seen this style of 400 day clock before. The case has a painted black finish made to simulate hammered cast iron. See more photos. The movement is a regular Kundo miniature 400 day clock movement. One of my joys as a clock repairer is seeing all these wonderful types of clocks. Job 5784. […]

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Last updated 2012/07/22

Kundo 1960s 400 Day Clock with Original Packing and Instructions

2012/04/25 | By | Reply More
Kundo 1960s 400 Day Clock with Original Packing and Instructions

This Kundo standard 400 day clock (probably from the 1960s or early 1970s) still has its original instructions and styrofoam packing. See more photos. Repair job 5730. Horolovar back plate no. 1380. .0032 inch suspension spring.

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Last updated 2012/04/17

Kundo Miniature 400 Day Clock with Brass and Glass Case

2012/04/17 | By | Reply More
Kundo Miniature 400 Day Clock with Brass and Glass Case

I think that this is such a pretty clock that I decided to show it here. The case has glass panels, and the movement is the Kundo miniature (Horolovar back plate no. 1406H). It was made in the 1950s. The case still has it original finish – not bad after about 60 years. When a […]

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Last updated 2012/04/17

Kundo Standard 400 Day Clock with Cast Brass Base

2011/12/16 | By | 2 Replies More
Kundo Standard 400 Day Clock with Cast Brass Base

This Kundo standard size 400 day clock was probably made in the 1960s. It is unusual in having a heavy, cast brass base (most 400 day clock bases are thin brass over a wood, metal or Bakelite core). The fancy dial is in the French style, with imitation enamel numerals applied to the dial). The […]

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Last updated 2011/12/16

Kundo Standard 400 Day Clock, ca. 1950, Black Logo

2011/11/23 | By | 4 Replies More
Kundo Standard 400 Day Clock, ca. 1950, Black Logo

This is a Kundo standard 400 day clock from about 1950 with wide back plate. The name “Kundo” on the dial is written in black instead of red. This may be an early version of the logo (all the ones I remember seeing before have “Kundo” in red). Repair job 5613. Horolovar back plate 1371. […]

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Last updated 2011/11/25