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Grandfather clock - why not call it a tall clock, long-case or floor clock?

How did we get the name grandfather clock?

Most serious clock collectors and enthusiasts do not use the term grandfather clock when conversing with each other.

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Chronio DIY Watch

Elliot Williams writes on Hackaday:

Chronio DIY Watch: Slick and Low Power

has been testing the battery life of his self-designed watch under real-world conditions. Six months later, the nominally 3 V, 160 mAh CR2025 cell is reading 2.85 V, so the end is near, but that’s quite a feat for a home-engineered smart watch


These are some photographs of the Elon University basketball game against Northeastern.  They went into double overtime and only lost by one point.  It was fun to people watch and look at a sports event in a different light.   31 more words


past and future

clock shedding seconds
the death of all spent moments
prompting birth of time

© Anthony Gorman 2017

image: https://www.ibackgrounds.net/abstract-time-wallpaper/abstract-time-wallpaper/


The Only Clock - €176,00

When it comes to design, simplicity is often the best policy. The Only Clock was designed by Vadim Kibardin as a modern 3D interpretation of a traditional analog wall clock. 128 more words

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Five for Friday 

Here are five things I love that I have in my home.

1. My photo gallery

2. My coffee table . It has a painted metal house tea light holder and a tray I got from Asda with one of my domes (I use them a lot in my home ) and inside is a ceramic owl. 103 more words

Friday Five