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Modern clock motors are electronic timekeepers that acquire their accuracy from crystals. Clock motors are likewise called clock movements in the sell that they move the hands, through a series of gears, right into appropriate position (about the numerals or icons published on the dial). Here we reveal not only the information of how these systems function however likewise their quirks and also refined tricks. Historical clock electric motors did not run digitally but mechanically. A coiled springtime or heavy weight applied torque to a flywheel, which progressively turned a shaft with hands affixed to the other end. A pendulum and also escapement worked in tandem to ensure each tick was exactly one second in duration.

Nov 2016
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