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function. "Clock movements" is the brand name as well as "clock motors" is the term laypersons a lot more generally make use of. In any case, these systems manage the immediate positions of the hands and also the actions of other parts. Clock movements (or motors) are nowadays basically black boxes, but they user interface to the outdoors via a projected set of concentric cylindrical shafts. Each shaft rotates separately of the others and links to its own (hr, minute, or 2nd) hand. This projection is generally threaded so that it can be attached to a situation through a nut. Older visitors could recall the dangling weights and/or curled springtimes that made use of to drive clocks mechanically. They used rotational force (torque) to a major equipment, which consequently created other equipments to revolve at various, very carefully calculated prices. Adjusted pendulum and also escapement mixes stopped the gears from freewheeling.