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John T
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« on: June 26, 2018, 08:14:24 AM »

This is my attempt to duplicate what Galileo had in his head.  Since this is the first pendulum clock conceived I wanted to see how well it would run.  Answer - great

Galileo's escapemen t is a design for a clock escapemen t, invented around 1637 by Italian scientist Galileo Galilei (1564 - 1642). It was the earliest design of a pendulum clock. Since he was blind, Galileo described the device to his son, who drew a sketch of it. The son began construct ion of a prototype, but both he and Galileo died before it was completed .



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« Reply #1 on: June 27, 2018, 06:33:34 AM »

John:

  Excellent . Its always nice when they start to tick isnt it?

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