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World Clock - Research Engineering Company, Eltham, circa 1985 Object Reg. No: ST 044739

World wall clock, invented by Alan Heath, Research Engineering Company, Eltham, Victoria, circa 1985. The inventor has applied for Australian and USA patents.
The clock face consists of a rotating disk on which is arranged a map of the world with the international time zones segmenting the disk and marked at intervals around the edge. At the centre of the clock face is a small hand which in two directions indicates the minutes after the hour. There is also a sweep second hand.

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Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Heath, 2000
Discipline: Technology
Dimensions: 5.0 cm (Height), 25.2 cm (Diameter)

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Tagged with: world clocks, electric clocks, horology
Themes this item is part of: Science & Measurement Collection
Primary Classification: HOROLOGY
Secondary Classification: Clocks
Tertiary Classification: australia
Manufacturer: Research Engineering Company, Eltham East, Victoria, Australia, circa 1985
Inventor: Mr Alan Heath, Eltham East, Victoria, Australia, circa 1985

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