Escapements In Motion

Discover how much more there is to know about escapements. This link is for the serious clock escapemtment buff. It is geared toward the engineer. Upper grade level students may understand the diagrams. It does show you the basics in drawing clock designs.

Clockworks: From Sundials to the Atomic Second

This site is great for students. To fully appreciate the information it will ask you to download "Shockwave". It can be viewed without it though. This site will show you the actual movement of escapements. It takes you from how time is measured all the way up to the atomic clock. This is an excellent resource for the history of clocks and the development of clocks.



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