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Parts Your Cuckoo Clock Needs

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Parts Your Cuckoo Clock Needs

Do you have all the parts to your cuckoo clock? If you are trying to figure out why your cuckoo clock isn't working, it may simply be because you don't have all the right parts. Check these are all there before preceding to send it out. 1.) Do you have all the weights? A cuckoo clock should have One weight for the time One weight for the cuckoo bird One weight for the music Therefore if you do not have music you only need two weights. If you do not have music or a cuckoo bird, you only need one...

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Different Styles of Cuckoo Clocks

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Different Styles of Cuckoo Clocks

The cuckoo clock has evolved a lot over time!  What started out as a simple painting evolved into a whole movement of clock making! Fortunately, most of these styles still exist today and many new ones have also developed in recent years. Here's a peak at some of the most popular styles of cuckoo clocks.   Modern Style Modern style cuckoo clocks have become the rave of the 21st century. These are typically more affordable and while this may be contributed to a sacrifice in the detail, they certainly are none the less popular. Modern cuckoo clocks are often brightly...

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Cuckoo Shop Tour in Regensburg, Germany

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Cuckoo Shop Tour in Regensburg, Germany

"There's a night switch on the side, so there's no need to shoot the bird." Great info on cuckoo clocks from history to styles. Check it out - Drubba Clocks and Gifts.     

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Where to Hang Your Cuckoo Clock

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Where to Hang Your Cuckoo Clock

Where to hang a cuckoo clock   Hanging your cuckoo clock is an exciting part of the journey and finding an appropriate place to put it is crucial. There are also a few things to consider when you are hanging your clock. Here are tips about where to hang your clock.   Tips   -Make sure you hang it 6-7 feet as that is the approximate length of the chains. 8 day cuckoos need to be hung slightly higher than 1 day cuckoos   -Don’t place it too close to a fireplace as cuckoos need to be kept at a...

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Why every Decor Devotee needs a Cuckoo Clock

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Why every Decor Devotee needs a Cuckoo Clock

Why every Decor Devotee needs a Cuckoo Clock   Why is the Cuckoo Clock about the best thing you ever thought of to decorate your home with? Where do I begin to answer this question? As someone that likes to think of herself as young and chic, I never really wanted to decorate my home with anything that would look like it came from my Grandma’s kitchen. However, they always say to listen to your elders… And I must agree this time that there is some wisdom to these words! Far from being your beloved Grandma’s sickly sweet wall ornament,...

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