Westclox 1931 Big Ben Black Bakelite Electric Plain 50 Cycles Alarm Clock

Westclox 1931 Big Ben Black Bakelite Electric Plain 50 Cycles

Description:

Big Ben electric alarm clock in black Bakelite® case. Plain dial. Uses the self-starting Sangamo synchronous motor. Same as model 820, but runs on 50 cycles per second current instead of 60.

Model Names:

Model Name: 

Big Ben Electric   

Name on Dial: 

Big Ben Electric   

Model Listing Name: 

Big Ben

Model Numbers:

Westclox Sales (Catalog) Number: 

821 (821)   

Nameplate ID 1: 

821 (821)   

Nameplate ID 2: 

F-S1A (FS1A)

Date Summaries:

Introduced: 

   

Discontinued: 

Motive Power:

A/C (electric mains powered)

Model Type:

Clock

Company: 

Westclox

Usage Locations:

Shelf

Functions:

Time, Alarm

Specifications:

Case Color: 

Black   

Case Material: 

Bakelite®   

Case Trim Color: 

Nickel   

Dial Color: 

White   

Dial Material: 

Painted Metal   

Height: 

5.25 inches

Related Models:

Westclox → Big Ben Alarm Clock1931 Bakelite Electric

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