One of my favorite cross stitch themes is watches. Kits for embroidery with various images of watches are increasingly attracting demanding needlewomen.
The clock can only work with the main power supply. Whether it's a battery, a suspended load, or electricity on the grid, all clocks use a regular rhythm to measure time. This rhythmic movement back and forth occurs over and over again at a certain speed. The chains of counters are then used to display seconds, minutes, and hours. The time indicator is displayed in an easy-to-read format.
Now a little about the various watch movements, their functions and the most popular types of watches that are still in use today. Atomic clocks are devices used to measure the frequency of electronic, microwave, and electromagnetic transitions in atoms. This watch is designed to measure the exact length of a second by combining a rhythmic movement with a quartz crystal for greater stability.
Atomic clocks are primarily used by NASA for onboard GPS satellites that orbit the Earth. But they are also used to synchronize the time in GPS, power grids, and smart phone clocks.
Mechanical watches contain an oscillator that measures the passage of time. Compared to atomic clocks, mechanical clocks are less accurate. Moreover, it can be used at any time of the day or night - even in the most extreme weather conditions.
These types of clocks are still widely used today for transportation, Internet, TV schedule, GPS, aviation and financial markets. In addition, many scientific studies require a mechanical timing device to perform specific time measurements.
Instead of manually winding the watch, an electric watch is powered by electricity, so all you have to do is plug it into an electrical outlet. One of the main problems these types of clocks can face is lagging over time in the event that no electricity is supplied to the building. In order for the electric clock to work correctly after a power outage, it is necessary to reset and reset the time after power up.
Quartz watches use an electronic rhythmic mechanism that is regulated by quartz crystals to measure the time. This crystal oscillator is the most important part of a watch, making it much more accurate than a mechanical watch.
Quartz crystals vibrate when an electrical charge passes through the crystal oscillator. As a result, when vibrated, it generates voltage. These types of watches are very stable and can withstand the most adverse weather conditions. They not only do not lose their shape during sudden temperature fluctuations, but also maintain high accuracy in all environmental conditions.
Pendulum clocks are one of the most famous types of clocks in the world. They were first invented in the mid-1600s and have been used consistently in homes and public spaces.
But despite their high popularity among households, there are some problems with pendulum clocks. First, remember to turn them on regularly. If you forget to do this, they will stop working and you will not know what time it is.
Second, the pendulum clock works by gravity. Gravity may vary slightly depending on location. This means that the clock can show the time in different ways when it is located at high altitudes, for example. In addition, as the temperature fluctuates, the pendulum can change its length, increasing on warm days and contracting on cold days. All of these problems can reduce the accuracy of a pendulum clock.
In our assortment, by the way, there are kits for cross stitching with images of pendulum clocks.
You can buy cross-stitch embroidery with various types of watches on our website "Crafts Salon" at any time convenient for you. Here you will find kits for cross stitching with ordinary wall clocks, pendulum clocks, of various colors and themes. It can be a clock set against a background of flowers or animals, a city or nature, sports equipment and even culinary delights. Our specialists will help you to choose the set of embroidery you need during working hours by phone numbers, which are indicated in the "Contacts" section on our website, and you can make an order yourself at any time convenient for you.