Brown coloured metal "Novitas" meter. Rectangular with front hinged door held in place with screw clasp. Circular glass window in front surface to view clock face inside. Interior contains metal circular disc with numbers from 1 - 24. Clock face has two metal tabs on outer edge, which hit a switch when passing the top mechanism.
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NOVITAS S.A. Zurich / Type KTA / A. 5 V. 230 / No. 52485 Brevete Maker's Plate
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Meter, electrical [Novitas], 1982.618.3. The Museum of Transport and Technology (MOTAT).

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This is an enclosed time clock. used mainly to switch lights on / off

- Steve Miller

Posted on 23-04-2020 22:10:35

I have one of these in my shed, is it if any use to the museum? It’s in working order.

- Maurice McCabe

Posted on 18-04-2020 02:29:19