[time-nuts] The clocks at Windsor Castle, UK

Bob kb8tq kb8tq at n1k.org
Fri Jun 16 18:31:56 EDT 2017


They have been a novelty item just about as long as people have made clocks. 
Exactly what they do or do not have for adjustment capability would be very much
a “that depends” kind of thing. There must be some method of getting the beast
up to sync. It *could* be pretty involved.


> On Jun 16, 2017, at 6:02 PM, Hal Murray <hmurray at megapathdsl.net> wrote:
> kb8tq at n1k.org said:
>> One thing that may be missing is that the clocks involved also keep track of
>> other things (date, lunar phase, sunrise / sunset …). Forcing them to gain
>> or loose a day might mess some of that  up. 
> I haven't worked with that sort of clock.  I would expect they would have 
> some mechanism to set the clock back without damaging things.  Do they?
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