The Retro Flip Clock Is A Must Have

Posted: Aug 13 2008, 3:00am CDT | by , Updated: Aug 11 2010, 10:01am CDT, in News | Hot Gadgets


The Retro Flip Clock is a Must Have
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Seeing the Flip Clock offered now by ThinkGeek immediately took me back to my childhood and reminded me how fascinated I was with this type of time display.
The numbers of the time display fall in place with plates that rotate against a bent metal finger that releases them only when it is the next plate's turn to fall. What really got me wondering as a kid was if the plates just had half of the number printed on them. When falling the plate revealed behind fits the backside of the fallen plate - magic!
The retro flip clock is battery powered and features an alarm function. It requires 2 "C" cell batteries and measures 175 x 60 x 90mm.
The Retro Flip Clock sells for $59.99 on ThinkGeek.

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<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/2" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
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