Clock movements

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Helen Roche

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Aug 9, 2021, 9:34:39 AMAug 9
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Does anyone know a good source, possibly wholesale, for clock movements & hands? Preferably the quartz silent type. I don't see them on Ebay for much under £2.50. Whereas I can buy a whole clock in Ikea for £1.75, use the movement and hands, and throw the rest of the clock away, but that seems very wasteful!

Andy Noyes

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Aug 9, 2021, 10:33:23 AMAug 9
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I've bought them from here in the past: https://www.clockparts.co.uk/clock-movements.htm 

Less than £1 each if you buy them in quantity. They have a good range including the sweep and supersweep type and they also do high torque ones for really big clocks.

Helen Roche

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Aug 9, 2021, 12:40:24 PMAug 9
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Thanks Andy, that looks perfect!

Mr.G

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Aug 9, 2021, 6:57:26 PMAug 9
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Helen
You could donate (or try and sell)/recycle  the rest of the Ikea clock to Rlab members?

Kind regards
Mr.G
Gerald


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Does anyone know a good source, possibly wholesale, for clock movements & hands? Preferably the quartz silent type. I don't see them on Ebay for much under £2.50. Whereas I can buy a whole clock in Ikea for £1.75, use the movement and hands, and throw the rest of the clock away, but that seems very wasteful!

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David Greaves

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Aug 30, 2021, 4:43:41 PMAug 30
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Hello Hellen,

As well as Andy's excelent suggestion.

I have also found that Cousins do a good range of quartz clock movements at various prices. They have a massive range of Horological supplies so it is worth looking at thier website.

Helen Roche

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Sep 3, 2021, 1:26:05 PMSep 3
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Thanks David, good to know.
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