A pendulum clock is a clock whose time standard is a pendulum, the so-called perpendicular. It was invented around 1640 by Galileo Galilei, but built only by his son Vincenzo.
Clocks in the baroque or neo-classical style and with repetition are also called pendules.
- www.phaenomen.de (pendulum clocks in the 16th century and time system) (German)
- www.uhrenhanse.org (mechanically and electrically-driven precision pendulums) (German)
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