What kind of wall clock do you have in your house?

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Offline Karen W.

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 I have a thirty day wind up with the weights and it chimes every half hour and on the hour! It has big roman Numerals and is about 30 years old. it was me moms! Big ornate gold clock!It needs to be repaired at the moment! my pendulum wire broke off. I am sad! me loves me clock!

Tell me about yours???

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« Reply #1 on: 02/06/2007 07:25:14 »
mine was four dollars at work and has wine bottles on it. :) i love my job

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« Reply #2 on: 02/06/2007 07:29:52 »
Cool! I have seen some really great ones with the pictures!

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« Reply #3 on: 02/06/2007 12:40:38 »
I have a number of desk clocks around the house, and one wall clock.

Most are digital (although the wall clock is analogue), and most are radio controlled.

Only the clock on my bedroom radio (which dates to the early 1990's) and the clock on my kitchen cooker and microwave, and the one in my bathroom, are not radio controlled - so they rarely get changed between summer and winter time, so I have to remember whether to add or subtract an hour from the time displayed on them.  On the other hand, I have two radio controlled clocks in the bedroom, so the clock on my bedroom radio is somewhat superfluous.

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« Reply #4 on: 02/06/2007 15:53:04 »
I have no clocks.

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« Reply #5 on: 02/06/2007 17:06:01 »
Really how do you manage, do you wear a watch???

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« Reply #6 on: 02/06/2007 17:08:34 »
Really how do you manage, do you wear a watch???

I own one watch. it was quite expensive but i never wore it, and the battery has run out now. I rely on my phone for the time.

Except for going to and coming home from work, i realy have no need to know what the time is.

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« Reply #7 on: 02/06/2007 17:15:33 »
LOL.. I use this computer one.. As I am in here a lot. the one on my wall needs a repair man and the one on the other wall is a cheep replacement that I picked up at some store.. LOL I have a watch but do not use it often unless I have to be in town and have an appoint i have to keep but have time to burn.. Most of the time I go straight from home to appointments so I have no need for a clock. I wake up on my own so don't need one that way.. LOL

That is interesting that you don't use one in the houe other then your phone. Mine does not do time, or at least I don't know how to check the time on it or know if I can! LOL


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« Reply #8 on: 02/06/2007 17:18:41 »
I have a number of desk clocks around the house, and one wall clock.

Most are digital (although the wall clock is analogue), and most are radio controlled.

Only the clock on my bedroom radio (which dates to the early 1990's) and the clock on my kitchen cooker and microwave, and the one in my bathroom, are not radio controlled - so they rarely get changed between summer and winter time, so I have to remember whether to add or subtract an hour from the time displayed on them.  On the other hand, I have two radio controlled clocks in the bedroom, so the clock on my bedroom radio is somewhat superfluous.

George I also have a couple old Pocket watches.. I actually like old clocks and if I had the money would probably be a hobby collecting them! LOL You should post a couple of pictures I will try to post my big one soon! I love it! LOL

I would love to see the ones or one that dates back to the 1900's!

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« Reply #9 on: 02/06/2007 18:36:24 »
I have a mirror clock, it's awesome.
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« Reply #10 on: 02/06/2007 18:53:50 »
Sounds Nice is it beveled! or ornate in nature or does it just have simple lines in it's design?

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« Reply #11 on: 03/06/2007 00:43:16 »
IDK ours is nice. Rings every hour.

P.S. I can play the ring it does. LoL.

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« Reply #12 on: 03/06/2007 01:26:18 »
COOL you should post a picture.. I went and put mine in a box today when we were talking about it! I want to go have it fixed so it works for my kids when I am gone!

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« Reply #13 on: 03/06/2007 02:04:29 »
IDK ours is nice. Rings every hour.

P.S. I can play the ring it does. LoL.

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« Reply #14 on: 03/06/2007 08:49:10 »
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