Make a Pendulum Clock?

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A pendulum clock is a clock that was invented in 1656 by Christiaan Huygens that uses a pendulum (a swinging weight), as its timekeeping element. The clock is normally made up of a long, thin rod made of wood or metal that terminates in a disk. These types of clock must be placed in a stationary position because any motion or accelerations will affect the motion of the pendulum, causing inaccuracies in the timekeeping.
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Christian Huygens, a Dutch scientist, invented the pendulum clock in 1656. These types of clocks have to remain stationary, as any movement will cause timekeeping problems.
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1. Set your clock to the correct time, using an accurate timepiece or your computer. Then make sure the clock is wound correctly, set on a level surface and ticking. Swing the pendulum
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1 Wind the clock fully, set the time correctly and let it run for one week exactly at which point record how many minutes fast/slow it is (call it M). Ad 2 Measure the number of turns
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Christiaan Huygens.
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