Quartz Glossary

October 26, 2014 4:40 pm Published by Leave your thoughts

Clock Dial
Dial = The clock face that the movements post goes through.

Clock Dial
Post = Threaded portion on the movement that takes the hex nut.

Clock Dial
Hex Nut = A six sided nut that threads onto the movement post.

Clock Dial
Hanger = Included, but optional, steel part that allows the clock to hang.

Clock Dial
Hands = AKA needles and pointers. The hour and minute indicators.

Clock Dial
Second Hand = The optional skinny pointer that ticks out the seconds.