Legislature of Buenos Aires City
(former Concejo Deliberante)
Buenos Aires, Capital Federal, Argentina
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Date of Instalation
|Movement:||Pillar and plate frames with 3 trains made of casted iron. The plates of the trains are screwed to the main plates.|
One on each wall of the tower. Originally it had a traditional link to the dials but lately it was replaced by a triphasic electrical engine, and they move the hands once a minute, when the clock activates a switch.
Graham Deadbeat with Remontoire
Originally it had an Graham escapement with an Egalitè Remontoir but it was lately replaced by a solenoid one synchronized with a mechanical wall clock and presently it is synchronized by an electronic quartz clock.
Westminster Carillon (5 bells)
|Weights:||3 weights. All with triple pulleys.|
|State:||Presently Alberto N. Selvaggi is incharged of the clock. This one is a wonderful Weüle clock that through its history has suffered an incredible mistreat and just presently is in a relatively "good health". Selvaggi has made every effort to keep it living this time, but the Legislature should give him the opportunity and funds to make a full restoration.|
|Contact:||Thanks Alberto N. Selvaggi !|