Radio controlled clock displays the wrong time zone.
If you live in an area that receives the signal but does not adjust for daylight-savings time, select ST (standard time) from the back of the movement while the rest of the country is in daylight-savings time and manually set the movement to the correct local time. When the country returns to standard time, select your time zone from the back of the movement.
Ensure that your time zone is selected from the back of the movement and wait for the clock to receive an updated radio signal. Best signal reception occurs between 10:00 PM and 5:00 AM - particularly during the weekend.
What if my radio controlled clock does not operate?
If the clock was provided with a battery installed, ensure that the plastic cover is removed from the battery and that there‚Äôs no insulator strip between the battery and the contact. After following the details below and the clock still does not ...
How do radio controlled clocks work?
Radio controlled clocks receive a signal from the NIST Radio station WWVB located near Fort Collins, Colorado. WWVB continuously broadcasts time and frequency signals at 60 kHz. WWVB provides standard time information, including year; time intervals; ...
Auto daylight savings time "DST" clock changes on wrong dates.
In March of 2007, the US Government changed the months for daylight savings time from April through October to March through November. Under the new guidelines, daylight savings time starts on the second Sunday of March and ends on the first Sunday ...
How to adjust the time speed of a floor clock.
Changing the speed of time keeping is accomplished by moving the pendulum disk up or down. This is done by turning the adjustment nut at the bottom of the pendulum. To slow the clock down, lower the disk by turning the adjustment nut to the left. ...
How to adjust a floor clock for Daylight Savings Time
It's simple to adjust your floor clock for Daylight Savings Time, simply move the minute hand counter clockwise 1 hour to "fall back" in the Fall, or simply move the minute hand clockwise 1 hour to "spring forward" in the Spring. For mechanical ...