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Baumgartner 866 Barrel friction fitted wheel .pdf

Here is the last instalment of the BFG 866 lessons I wrote.

This lesson shows how to remove the friction fitted minute wheel from the barrel cover, clean, lubricate and adjust the friction setting, so when in 'hand-setting' mode, the hands set correctly without being too sloppy or too tight when turning the crown. Some overlook removing this friction fitted wheel, but as you will see, there is a lot of old grease that doesn't help when left to congeal. Enjoy...

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