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Chronometer clock escapement model by Thomas Mercer

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Posted 2 years ago

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I thought our viewers might enjoy this working model if a ship's chronometer escapement made by Thomas Mercer. It is 1 of 6 known to exist. Thank for looking and enjoy. The pocket watch is shown for size comparison.

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  1. pops52 pops52, 2 years ago
    This is really nice, thanks for sharing with us.
  2. kerry10456 kerry10456, 2 years ago
    Agreed, very nice, thanks for sharing!!
  3. Roycroftbooksfromme1 Roycroftbooksfromme1, 1 year ago
    Wow 1 of 6....Thats the crown jewl I would say....very very nice...
  4. TubeAmp TubeAmp, 1 year ago
    It's a model of John Arnold's spring detent escapement. Very nice.

    T A

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