It came in one piece except all the chains and insides are all bubble wrapped in a box including all the weight stuff.
Can a person that doesn't know anything about clocks put it together and make it work or do I hire someone?
Hi there Johnny
You could start by printing the follwing instruction sheet: http://www.grandfather-clock-info.com/support-files/floorclockmanualr2.pdf See if this helps any. Regards Jeen (admin grandfather-clock-info.com)