[time-nuts] Quartz assisted pendulum clock.
shoppa at trailing-edge.com
Thu Jan 5 17:07:53 EST 2006
"Tom Van Baak" <tvb at leapsecond.com> wrote:
> One last thing I should point out is that for every
> person on this "electronic timekeeping" time-nuts
> list there are a hundred old guys out there who
> collect old mechanical clocks and watches. They
> are members of the NAWCC (National Association
> of Watch and Clock Collectors).
And as proof that there's a genetic component to our affliction,
my father is a long-time member of the NAWCC, and my baby pictures
are mixed in with pictures of hundreds of railroad watches :-).
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