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Object Name Clock
Catalog Number 89.47.14
Collection Timepiece
Other Name Escapement Model
Date 1977
Description c.1977 - Beeler Deadbeat with One Dangling Weight Escapement
(Completed except for dial and hands, 1977)
Frame and train are the same as clock #23. Crank pin lifts a weight that rides on the pendulum. Engraved on back of dial "Made by Fred A. Beeler, Kalamazoo Mi."


Maker Fred A. Beeler
Material brass, wood
Place of Origin Kalamazoo, Michigan, USA
Notes **Remade 1978 due to inefficiency, now an Internal Cam Escapement. Still has some rubbing friction due to the weight of the train.**