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Home > Clock Making Parts > Clock Movements > Quartz Chiming Clock Movements > Chime Melody Quartz Clock Movement

Chime Melody Quartz Clock Movement

Chime Melody Quartz Clock Movement
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Chime Melody Pendulum Quartz Clock Movement is rated 4.0 out of 5 by 21.
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The popular Chime Melody Pendulum Clock Movement is a quartz clock movement that plays the Westminster melody on the hour and strikes out the hours. This chiming clock movement features a remote speaker with a 7-1/2" long wire that allows you to place the movement in one section of the clock while locating the speaker in another part. This quartz clock movement automatically silences the chimes after 9:00 p.m. until 6:00 a.m. Accommodates a single hook pendulum stick, and your choice of brass bob, both sold separately.

Warranty1 year
Maximum Dial Thickness1/8"
Total Shaft Length1/2"
Shaft Diameter5/16"
Chiming Melody SoundWestminster
Case SizeMovement: 4-3/8"H x 2-1/8"W x 7/8"D
Speaker: 2-1/2"H x 2-1/8"W x 5/8"D
Free Pair of Hands*Yes
Battery3 AA (#45001)
Hardware IncludedYes

*You will be able to choose your Free Pair of Hands after you make your selection below. Select Group B Sweep Second Hands are an additional charge.

12033  Chime Melody Quartz Clock Movement








Rated 2 out of 5 by from I guess you get what you pay for. I purchased this to replace the movement that had failed in my chiming pendulum clock. I installed it with no problems but installing the hands to be synchronized with the chime was a pain. I tried to follow the instructions but they were not clear to me. It would keep the correct time but it would chime before or after the hour. Finally I got it right and it chimed correctly. Sadly the chime stopped altogether four days later to never work again. It does still keep perfect time and the pendulum swings so I guess that is as good as it gets for $12.95 + shipping. Not worth the cost of shipping to return it.
Date published: 2016-01-19
Rated 4 out of 5 by from 2 times a charm I ordered this one and it arrived quickly and was packaged well. Alas, it didn't work well, the pendulum didn't move but the chime part worked fine. I called the company and they promptly shipped another and it works just fine! Side note, when this first arrived it wasn't the right size for my clock, the shaft was too short (my fault not understanding how to order the right size) However, I called and Debbie at Klockit was quick to offer solutions on how to modify my clock to make it fit. I tried her trick and it worked without having to order a more expensive movement. Awesome customer service...thanks Deb!
Date published: 2016-05-31
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Chime Medley Pendulum Quartz Clock Movement I bought this a month or so ago & I am really satisfied with the purchase. I will be 88 years old on the 11th. Every time it chimes it makes me realize to make the most ot of every hour. Thank you Klockit,. Arnie
Date published: 2016-07-08
Rated 2 out of 5 by from I guess you get what you pay for. - UPDATE Soon after I posted my original review I was contacted by a Klockit representative. With just a couple of emails the issue was resolved and I received a refund . In my opinion Klockit is a top notch company that stands behind the products they sell. They truly are concerned about their customers being happy with their purchase. I highly recommend them.
Date published: 2016-01-29
Rated 2 out of 5 by from Dissapointed I guess it's hard to complain when you know what your going to get with a digital chime. For some folks this is perfectly fine. If you've ever heard a mechanical clock chime on real brass rods or even a real gong, it pales in comparison. For my retrofit application I could not use the bim bam movement they sell that I have used before and sounds much better. I'm hoping they will keep trying to find better products for us to use. In a nutshell, if you like a nice sounding clear chime, don't buy this one.
Date published: 2016-08-21
Rated 1 out of 5 by from Chime Melody Pendulum Quartz Clock-NOT SO GOOD. I bought this movement several weeks ago and finally installed it in a new clock. I am thoroughly disappointed because the chime volume is so weak (and I do mean weak) that it can not be heard from 10 ft away and especially not with a little noise in the room. The batteries I put in are all new and measured 1.56 VDC each. The time piece part seems to work just fine so I'll have to be satisfied w/ that. Not worth returning it because the hands are difficult to coordinate w/ the chime (if you can hear it). The price is good but if it doesn't work!!!!! I gave it a 4 rating for Ease of Assembly. I've made or repaired many clocks (w/ Klockit parts) over a 20 year period and this is the first bad movement from Klockit. I recommend Klockit for clock products but do not recommend this product.
Date published: 2016-10-18
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Very nice wall clock quit recently that used to belong to my mother that's no longer with us. Thought we wouldn't be able to use it anymore, then I found this site on line. They had exactly what I needed to bring the old clock back to life. Thanks so much.
Date published: 2016-01-29
Rated 5 out of 5 by from Fit perfect! I have had it like a month it works great. It repaired a clock I would of thrown out. now it is item to be passed down to one of mt grandchildren.
Date published: 2016-04-01
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is there any way of hearing the melodies prior to purchase

Asked by: ozie
its ok I've solved my own problem
Answered by: ozie
Date published: 2016-10-23

I have a mantle clock. Do you have to use the pendulum?

Asked by: Randall
Hi Randall, the pendulum is optional on this clock movement.
Answered by: Klockit
Date published: 2016-09-14

Does it Chime melody came with pendulum and what's color is it and lenght?

Asked by: Gjorgji
Hi Gjorgji, the gold-colored, 16" pendulum rod and bob are sold separately for this clock movement. Please purchase #1009777 pendulum rod and your choice of bob (#1009795 or #1009802): 16" single hook pendulum rod: Choice of bobs:
Answered by: Klockit
Date published: 2016-08-26

how do you measure hands

Asked by: goldeagle
All of the clock hand lengths listed on our website are a measurement of the minute hand, from the center mounting hole to the tip of the hand.
Answered by: Klockit
Date published: 2016-08-02

Does the chimes hook on to the clock mechanism. trying to replace the mechanism of a clock from the 50's and the unit is one piece

Asked by: izzy56
Hi Izzy, the chime box does not hook onto this clock movement. When placing the chime box into a clock case, it is common for the unit to be secured using sticky foam. If you have any questions on this information, please call us at 1-800-556-2548.
Answered by: Klockit
Date published: 2016-07-15

can I still use without second hand

Asked by: 4488
Yes, this chiming clock movement can be used without a second hand.
Answered by: Klockit
Date published: 2016-06-20

could you get this with a longer shaft length?

Asked by: albert
Hi Albert, we do not offer this chiming clock movement in a longer shaft length at this time. Here'e a link to the other chiming clock movements we currently offer:
Answered by: Klockit
Date published: 2016-06-20

is total shaft length the length of threaded shaft,am waiting to order thanks jack

Asked by: summershademan1
Hi Jack, total shaft length is a measurement of the entire hand shaft (threads and above the threads). This specific clock movement has a maximum dial thickness of 1/8", that means it can accommodate 1/8" thickness plus the mounting hardware. To find the correct shaft length, please measure the thickness of material you'll need the hand shaft to travel through. Then, match that measurement up with the "max dial thickness" listed on our clock movements. If you need help determining which clock movement will be best for your clock project, please contact us at 1-800-556-2548 and we'd be happy to help!
Answered by: Klockit
Date published: 2016-06-16
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