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Novelty Wall Clocks In The UK

Banish plain clocks and get funky with novelty wall clocks. large and small, round and crazy there is so much choice for you.
How Clocks Work

Clocks are one of the very first complex machines created by humans. Initially they all had pendulums and gears, but now they come in many different forms, from quartz watches to atomic clocks! Here are the HowStuffWorks articles that explain how they all work:


How does it work
How a Quartz Clock Works: Quartz clocks operate using the mineral quartz inside of a clock to keep time. Like mechanical clocks, quartz clocks still use gears to count time, but they are electrical. The mineral quartz is piezoelectric. This means that when a quartz crystal is squeezed, it generates a very small current of electricity.
How Clocks Work
Clocks come in many different forms, from quartz watches to atomic clocks. Take a peek under the hood in this HowStuffWorks video and learn what makes clocks tick. Credits: , HowStuffWorks
Clock - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
A clock is an instrument to indicate, keep, and co-ordinate time. The word clock is derived ultimately (via Dutch, Northern French, and Medieval Latin) from the Celtic words clagan and clocca meaning " bell". A silent instrument missing such a mechanism has traditionally been known as a timepiece.
Wall clock deLorentis TWIST
Within the framework of the 19th edition of Dobry Wzór contest organized every year by the Institute of Industrial Design in Warsaw, Poland, which awards the best achievements of the year, our wall clock deLorentis PAKMANIAC has been chosen and recommended among the 2012 creations by the experts of the institute, confirming the originality and the quality of our creations.