Just a Moment clock sets timepieces back centuries
By Dan Moren
revolutionary new devices today: a way of telling what hour it is; a way of telling what minute it is; and a way of telling what second it is. This is not
; these are
gets old. Seriously, though, I’m not sure about the utility of
a clock that divides those three tasks into separate dials. For one thing, none of them appear to have markings telling you exactly what hour it is—what if you mount it upside down?
would be fun at parties.
Don’t ask me what kind of price you’ll pay for the privilege of having the world’s most inscrutable timepiece: I’m sure it’s more than you want to pay.