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WATERWHEEL 8 DAY INDUSTRIAL GRAVITY BALL BEARING CLOCK

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8 DAY WATER WHEEL INDUSTRIAL BALL BEARING CLOCK Here is the mystery Water Wheel Industrial Ball Bearing Clock you have been waiting from us. It comes with an 8 day movement, not 30 hour or 4 day. It runs fully 8 days and keeps very good time!! This water wheel industrial clock has a big paddle wheel on the right side which hold a a set of small steel ball bearings. The weight of these balls is propelling the clock. Please note the time shows a thin glass dial with Roman numerals. Every 60 seconds, a small ball drops down from the water wheel onto the track where the steel ball rolls to the left side. The bucket catches the ball and move it up one by one. Every 60 seconds, a ball bearing drops from the left bucket on the channel to the waterwheel. Then the bucket drops down and go around to catch another ball bearing. The loops goes on as the clock keeps on running. The buckets chain is made of brass and nicely done, unlike other cheap imitations with ugly soldering spots. The power is received from an 8 day fusee movement inside the wood base, which has beautiful Red Ash veneer. And the clock has a pendulum on the back to regulate the timing. The whole animation of this clock is just like a waterwheel except it's ball bearing "flowing" through channels and there is a clock on the big water wheel. The clock is protected by a glass dome. It measure 17-3/4" tall, 17-3/4" wide, and 8-3/4" deep including the glass dome. The original one is made in 1971 by Peter Bonnert. This is a clock that usually sell over several thousand dollars and the old one costs you an arm and leg. And you probably don't even see anything similar in your local clock store. I'm sure this clock will upscale any clock store and/or make your collection more interesting. If you have any questions, please feel free to email me. And make sure you ask them before the auction ends. Please note this clock we offer comes with full working guarantee, unlike other cheap imitation, which the seller claims adjustment needed after delivery. The fact is because of poor craftsmanship, his clock will never work. If you plan to spend a good amount of money on an unique clock, make sure you get one that works. If you have any questions about any of our clocks, please feel free to email us. FREE CONTINENTAL US SHIPPING!! FREE CONTINENTAL US SHIPPING!! All winding clocks come with their key. DOMESTIC SHIPPING: We understand shipping is mostly concerned during your shopping online. We at zero-distance like to make your purchases as easy as possible. Therefore, we are now offering FREE shipping for all buyers within lower 48 states. And we are still committed to our high packing standards, only real packing material, bubble wrap, Styrofoam and packing peanuts. We never use newspaper. Did I mention insurance included with every shipment? Your item will be shipped for FREE with FULL insurance. All domestic purchases will be shipped by UPS Ground. Buyers in/with military address, Hawaii, Alaska, Puerto Rico, and other US territories will be offered a low shipping charge for USPS shipping. Please check the Shipping Section of the auction page for the cost. If you have any questions about our shipping, please feel free to let me know. PAYMENT OPTIONS: All payment methods are accepted, but PayPal is highly recommended. Payment is expected within 14 days after auction ends, no exceptions. California buyer please add 9.75% sale tax. Local PICK UP: We welcome local customers to stop by and pick up their purchases. No check or PayPal accepted for local pick up. All clocks will be setup in working order for pick up. RETURN POLICY: Customer satisfaction is our first priority. We accept return within 7 days after delivery, if there is an error in our description. Refund will be issued in full amount. Please email first before returning. Please keep in mind that we don't keep a history of any previous repairs on our antique clocks, therefore we are not selling them as in original condition, unless otherwise stated in the description. Most clocks require adjustment after delivery and sold with no running guarantee, if you are not sure how to make the adjustment, please don't feel hesitate to contact us. All sales are final, except item with incorrect description. FEEDBACK: Your feedback is very important to us. If for any reason, buyer can't leave us a "5-Star" rating and a positive feedback. Please contact us first prior leaving feedback. We are eager to work with our customers. However, we will not be able to accommodate once a negative or a neutral feedback is left. Positive feedback for our buyers will be left by eBay Seller Manager Pro automatically when we receive one from the buyer. INTERNATIONAL BUYERS: All items will be shipped by USPS to our international buyers. Please keep in mind that we purchase insurance from a third party, which the cost will not reflect on the postage. In case of a damage, postage is NOT refundable. Buyer is responsible for any import tax and/or brokerage fee. SAVING OUR ENVIRONMENT: We at zero-distance are doing our part to keep our earth greener. Since we use only Styrofoam and bubble wrap for packing, we don't want them end up in your local landfill. If you have purchased 10 clocks from us regardless of the time period and kept those packing material dry and clean, please mail them back to us by USPS Parcel Post. We will give you a $25 discount on your next purchase. So we can use those packing material again for our next shipment. Please recycle your cardboard boxes! Make Sure You Don't Miss Our Other Auctions!! A fabulous clock book by Derek Roberts On page 73, please compare our Water Wheel Clock with the original one from 1971. Please remember our clock comes with an 8 day movement and full working guarantee, which you won't find from others. If you are going to bid on a water wheel clock, make sure you ask the right questions, such as, "Does the clock come with an 8 day movement?" & "Is the clock guaranteed in working condition after delivery?" If the answer from the seller is "No" to either or all of these questions, stop away from those cheap imitations, which only appears to have "cosmetic improvement".Back to the description FREE CONTINENTAL US SHIPPING!! FREE CONTINENTAL US SHIPPING!!

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