Long Shaft Mini Quartz Trigger Movement, Young Town 12888
Young Town Quartz model 12888. This trigger movement is designed to emit an electronic pulse on the hour to trigger a sound making device. These movements are commonly used in novelty clocks that have the sound of a bird, train, or other sounds on the hour.
Threaded part of hand shaft is 9/16" long, 5/16" diameter, to go through up to 7/16" thick clock face. The total shaft length is 7/8".
All of our quartz movements are shipped with mounting hardware. We no longer include free hangers. These movements can be used with or without a sweep second hand.
This movement uses press on hands, our regular quartz hour and minute hands will not fit this movement because the minute hand for this one will have a round hole and will simply press on. Click here to view hands available to fit this movement.
Diameters of hand shaft mounts are the most popular. Hour: .2" (5 mm) Minute: .125" (3.2 mm)
Movement Case Size: 2-1/8"W x 2-1/8"H x 9/16"D
Face and dial thickness means: how thick the material is that the hand shaft goes through.