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Hi! Jean-Claude, My name is XXXXX XXXXX it is my pleasure to assist you. imHof does not match any name of clock in my database. Are you sure that is the correct name? If you can email me pictures of the clock and battery needed?. Then I can assist you better and find exactly what you need. Thanks Mike
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Nice Clock, Is the number of the battery PC1A (LR 50) BATTERY ? If not can you tell me the number on the battery please? Thanks Mike
That is the 1,000,000$ question.My `@#$%^&*)+ brother in-law, a few years ago decided to throw that battery away, since, (in his narrow mind), it was no good.From the picture you sent me, ( and from what I remember), this is what it "looked like". I know this is not much, but I willing to try it..Let's assume that the number you mention is the correct one, if the voltage is 1.35 V, it will certainly do the trick.Jean-Claude De Groote
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The technology has changed a lot. Originaly, since it was mercury containing battery, the output voltage was 1.35 Vdc. Now with the ban on mercury, the alkalyne/acid technology has replaced it. this chemical reaction howver produces a 1.47 Vdc output. I have leaned from the manufacturer of the cell, (Mallory), that the difference in voltage is within the range of the operating frenquency range, (resonance frequency), of the crystal, (quartz).