Slot in case
Some adaptations to the traditional quartz movement include introducing rotors and power cells in an effort to maintain the accuracy of quartz while eliminating the need for a battery.
Moon Phase: The lunar cycle has been a cornerstone of horology, the study of measuring time, since ancient days.Complication: Any feature added to the timepiece that does not indicate hours, minutes or seconds.3 They attach to a popular port, such as the VGA or printer port, and have special screws to secure locks in place.Skeletonization: Reveals the intricate symphony of moving rotors, gears and springs which power a timepiece; The open design offers an insider's view, as unnecessary metal is cut away to allow the wearer to actually see the movement's skeleton.Diamonds, sapphires, rubies and garnets are the preferred materials.
The Swiss put a law into effect for all timepieces baring the words "Swiss Made First, the movement must be assembled in Switzerland.
Function Pushers: Manual controls on a case for when a movement features complications that require increased manipulation.
Movement: Assembly making up the principal elements and mechanisms of a watch or clock; Includes the winding and setting mechanism, the mainspring, the train, the escapement and the regulating elements.
Lugs: North and south ends of the case that attach to the strap or bracelet and often extend out from the dominant lines of the case.
Power Reserve: Time a watch will continue running based on the movement's residual winding of its mainspring; In quartz and digital watches, this can also refer to the amount of energy left in the battery.
If you see many lines or dots in the scales, or notice a drastic change in the adjacency of scales, you are probably looking at caiman hide, a crocodilian counterpart.Deployant: Type of clasp that keeps the closing mechanism hidden, creating an uninterrupted look for your bracelet or strap.2 Alternatives edit Several manufacturers offer similar locking mechanisms that do not require a special lock hole.Dual Time Zone: Timepiece that simultaneously gives time in two time zones.It appears as a dial visible through an aperture which reveals geld verdienen durch spielen samenspende the current moon phase.2 Because most computer equipment cases are generally made of plastic or thin metal, the lock can be torn out, though not without doing significant visible damage to the case.Two measurements, 3:00 to 9:00 and 6:00 to 12:00 Watch Case Dimension Comparisons: It can be difficult to determine how a watch will fit on your wrist without trying it on first.
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The Kensington slot may be marked with a small icon that looks like a padlock with a capital "K or the slot may be unlabelled.
Security edit A security cable attached to a Kensington Security Slot on the side of a laptop Kensington locks are not designed to be an impervious protection measure.