This quartz movement is manufactured in Germany by Hermle, one of the world’s leading manufacturers of both mechanical and battery operated movements and is known to have the finest sound of any battery powered movement available.
When you select the Westminster chime mode, the chime will sound every 15 minutes and play a part of the melody. The full melody is played on the hour plus the hour count. The bim-bam mode sounds on the half hour and hour plus counts the hour. Other features include: volume control, optional night time silence, adjustable (up to 18”) pendulum, your choice of a 2”, 2-3/4” or 3-1/2” bob (please specify), operates on two “C” cell batteries, three year guarantee, fits dials to 1/2” thick. Shaft diameter is 8 MM (3/8”). The speaker may be attached to the back of the movement or positioned inside your case with the included speaker bracket to effect the best tone. Size: 4-1/4”H x 4-3/8”W x 1-5/8”D. One pair of hour and minute are included in the pricing. Please note: only the six sets of hands shown below will fit this movement. Second hands are available at a slight additional cost, check index for location.
Important Hand NOTE
Only five specific pairs of hour & minute hands will fit the H-WCBB Model. The hands are available in either brass or black. (See Clock Hand Page for Selection)
Second hands are avaiable at a slight additional cost (See Clock Hand Page). The measurement shown is for the minute hand, the hour hand is proportionately shorter.