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https://www.youtube.com/embed/Qad6Q_RbQQ0?rel=0

Thanks to a member who sent me this interesting piece on BB!

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really cool !

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Very interesting.
I like the way they adjust the time keeping.
Not sure about the 90 mins to wind it up.
Surprised they don't have a small electric motor to do that by now but then again the Brits do love their traditions and hate to change anything.

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