reutter atmos clocks
Rare FJ1 model : CLIC ON THE GRAY AERIA.
Reutter Atmos thermal motor
Reutter Atmos motor detail. Mercury and liquid ammonia under pressure. At room temperature pressure inside the tube is around 8-12 bar. Can go up to 20 bar if the clock is standing in the sun.
FJ1 case. Cast in one piece. A tin alloy. Definitely not made of steel as some state...
Reutter Lalique - inside -
Early Cluses movement from a Reutter. (Some parts still missing/broken due to unexperienced "repairer")
Warning plate from the Reutter drum.
The thermal Reutter Atmos motor. NEVER open the drum if you do not have experience. It can break easily, which is dangerous. (And very expensive to repair.)
Orange hands blue lalique.