[Bell Historians] G&J

John Harrison john at CCMrX5PTQc5MXF2ieSELtBloKsWAgYcRXH7bkF2Q1tT38ZWzBbP4GMdcnUCPihWY2gLwUSTOmde4yDkH.yahoo.invalid
Tue Apr 19 15:08:58 BST 2011

> A diagram of the contraption can be found on page 20 of History and Art
> of Change Ringing by Ernest Morris.

It's not very helpful, even with a magnifying glass, for trying to see how
it worked.

>From the context I guess it is intended to lift the clapper to promote hum.
 The text says it has no springs, and the label points to a 'gravity
toggle' but it's still not clear how it works, bearing in mind that the
first impact of the clapper is while the bell (and the toggle) are above


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