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The framework and housing has been finished on our bespoke clock!

With everything having been welded together, it is now time to cover the metal work in protective spray to avoid any rusting taking place. Our customer wanted an industrial raw finish on the unit.

https://www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/bespoke-exterior-clocks

#bespokeclocks #welding #UKmanufacturing #mainspoweredclocks #metalwork #clocks
As promised yesterday here are the dials being prepared! Our acrylic dials have vinyl detailing applied to them, allowing for any design or style to be transferred onto the acrylic, this also means we can put logo's or dates onto your clocks, making them unique to you!

https://www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/bespoke-exterior-clocks

#bespokeclocks #vinyl #UKmanufacturing #mainspoweredclocks #exterior #interior #clocks
Good morning, and happy Friday to you all! Our penultimate update for you here. Pictured below, you can see our engineers who worked on the project proudly showcasing their amazing work! Furthermore you can see the clock being carefully packed into the crate, ready to ship out, overall this weighed a whopping 100kgs a good old workout for the boys! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/feature-clocks #exteriorclocks #time #dial #bigben #engineering #manufacturing #clocks #gold #vinyl

Production Photos

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Our clocks can make the perfect gift! With the ability to have vinyl sign writing on our dials, this makes for a fantastic ever-lasting and thoughtful present! You can have any messages or dates you like. So maybe you have that anniversary coming up that you always accidentally forget, maybe a birthday or Christmas present. Or perhaps you have recently lost a loved one, or leaving education and want to leave a keepsake! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/contact-good-directions
One of our customers sent us this picture of their clock erected above their stable with a fluffy little poser sneaking in too! The customer also sent us a testimonial along with this picture: "Your beautiful clock over the stables continues to give me pleasure every day - one of the best £900 I have ever spent!" We love seeing pictures of finished products and hearing your words, so please feel free to send us any you may have! #exteriorclocks #verdigris #clock
Here we have a dial for Welton Cricket Club, this is a 790mm dial, with bespoke sign writing! Additionally, you can see the reverse of the dial, which has a CL200 mechanism with a 300mm synchronous shaft attached. We get a lot of questions regarding our mechanisms and shaft lengths, so hopefully this gives you a better understanding of sizes! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/mains-powered-clock-mechanisms #exteriorclocks #clocks #clockface #vinyl #signwriting #cricket #cricketclub

Classic Style Exterior Clocks

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A Traditional 610mm dial with a Return Edge for our retailer; Durant Cricket, one of the biggest suppliers to Cricket grounds and clubs in the country! #exteriorclocks #interiorclocks #mainspoweredclocks #sportsclocks #bespoke #GRP
A 610mm Traditional dial in a beautiful green complete with clock mechanism and clock controller. All made in house, and all easy to set up and install! 

#exteriorclocks #interiorclocks #mainspoweredclocks
Clock dials and components, along with bell striking installed in to a bespoke timber roof turret on a customers property.  https://www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/uk-clock-manufacturer  #exteriorclock #outdoorclock #bellstriking

Traditional Style Exterior Clocks

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This 1000mm dial, was housed in our bullnose bezel, and featured Arabic numerals, cut out of opal acrylic! We then back illuminated the dial, so in the day time, you can see the magnificent gold, and come nightfall, you get a new aesthetic! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/bullnose-bezels #dial #bespoke #clock #time #acrylic #gold #LED #schools #office #home #work
The Photo Competition is still going strong and once again we are blessed with a photo and a testimonial, thank you Rusty! "I just wanted to drop you a line to say how pleased we (the village) is with our new village hall clock. I do recall that you were running a competition and looking for photos of recent installations. So here attached is a photo! Best regards Rusty Lodsworth Village Hall Committee" #gdphotocompetition #clocks #exteriorclock #pavillionclock
Another Saturday, another photo competition entry! Big thanks to Neil and his furry companion for sending this photograph of our clock mounted onto his house! As always, please feel free to send us any photos or testimonials that you may have! #gdphotocompetiton #skeletonclock #largeoutdoorclock

Skeleton Style Exterior Clocks

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Bespoke clock with waterjet cut chapters fixed directly to the wall. The mechanism was a bespoke 1000mm shaft CL300 to pass through the parapet wall. With our in-house waterjet and laser cutting machines, we can produce any clock design you like.  https://loom.ly/KbGXg9Y  #bespokeclock #largeoutdoorclock
Bespoke 1800mm diameter clock produced in stainless steel supplied and installed by our expert team. We can produce any design you would like in virtually any material.  https://loom.ly/KbGXg9Y  #bespokeclock #exteriorclock #outdoorclock
Good Morning, I hope you all had an amazing Christmas and 2022 brings you all good fortune! This is from a site visit we attended at a school who wanted a clock which was easy to read for all students! From exterior - interior and from large - small, we make clocks for every situation and environment. To see our full range, please visit: www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/uk-clock-manufacturer #clocks #time #exteriorclocks

Modern Style Exterior Clocks

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Art Deco Style Exterior Clocks

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A fresh morning on site servicing this beautiful Medieval clock. We love seeing our products looking so good 20 years after they were installed. The bespoke Mouflon weathervane still looks like new.  https://loom.ly/9xWnhfM  #madetolast #exteriorclocks #outdoorclock #towerclockservicing #clockmaintenance #bespokeweathervane
http://www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/exterior-clocks

Medieval Style Exterior Clocks

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This was a very special product and it's great when our customers choose unique and special items to have in their schools. With bespoke colours, sign writing and even their school crest emblazoned onto the monolith, this clock has been a big hit! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/uk-clock-manufacturer #exteriorclocks #monolithclocks #school #schoolclock #bespoke #vinyl
The vinyl we apply to our dials is handled with care, precision and a cornucopia of skill! Carefully cut and applied (as you can see here), these provide a long lasting print, which leaves a sharper finish than you would get via hand painting! These can also be completely bespoke to you, featuring any writing and/or logo’s you wish! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/uk-clock-manufacturer #clocks #time #vinyl #printing #dials #interiorclocks #exteriorclocks #logo #bespoke #signwriting
Well, our month long adventure of our Big Ben project is over and what better way to end things, than by showcasing photos that our customer sent us during the installation in Uzbekistan! A massive thank you to him and also thank you to all of you as well for tuning in! #exteriorclocks #clocks #dials #bigben #uzbekistan #bespoke #hands #LED

Bespoke Exterior Clocks

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UK manufacturer of exterior and interior clocks for houses, shops, schools and public places. Standard range of bezel, drum and pillar clocks. Bespoke designs.

Floral Clocks

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Battery powered bespoke wall clock showing time zones.
A lovely set of three clocks produced for a golf club.  The clocks measure 450mm diameter and are supplied complete in a housing with a protective cover as they are battery powered and are going to be placed on the fairways around the course.  https://loom.ly/XcrJlQg  #golfclock #teetime #exteriorclocks #corporateclock
http://www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/bespoke-bezels

Interior Clocks

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Our dials can have any sign writing you wish, this could be from your own drawing you send our way, or we can design it for you! Logo’s, motto’s, quotes, company names, whatever your fancy or needs, we at Good Directions can ensure your clock stands out from the rest and you come away with a truly bespoke project! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/traditional-style-exterior-clocks #cricket #exteriorclocks #dials #time #sports #sportsteams #sportsvenues #clocks
Thank you to Jonathan over at Marshfield Cricket Club for sending us this picture for our photo competition! Also see his testimonial he sent in. We're always happy to hear your words and receive pictures of our products, so please don't hesitate! "Hi guys, We’re delighted with our new clock here at Marshfield Cricket Club in Wiltshire. I’ll try and get a photo in action this coming weekend. Cheers, Jonathan" #gdphotocompetiton #scoreboard #cricket #sportsclock
Thank you to the kind patrons over at St Audrys Golf Club for sending us this photograph of their clock proudly displayed and up in action! As always, please feel free to send us photos and any testimonials you may have about our products, who knows? You may see yourself in one of our future competitions! #gdphotocompetiton #exteriorclock #clubhouse #golf #clock

Return Edge Exterior Clocks

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Our bezel clocks come in four different styles, the one on display today is our flat style, a clean, smooth and simple design. Housed in this bezel is one of our ever-popular skeleton dials, which are produced from acrylic with powder coated Stainless Steel hands! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/bezel-clocks #exteriorclocks #clocks #time #interiorclocks #dial #bezel #bespoke #clockhands #ukmanufacturing
We manufactured this clock as of late for Goodwins! This Skeleton dial was housed inside one of our Ogee Drum bezels. We then fixed our scroll hanging brackets to the side of the bezel, which allows the clock to be mounted to a wall! This clock is now all ready to be shipped off safely to our customer! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/drum-clocks #dial #business #clock #office #timepiece #skeleton #bespoke #drumclock
Earlier this year we visited one of our products to carry out some repair work on the hands and mechanism of the clock! These have been working tirelessly since it was installed in 2000 to celebrate the millennium! We don't just produce and sell our products, we make sure they are looked after for years to come! For more information or to contact us, please visit: www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/exterior-clocks #repair #clocks #engineering #bezelclock

Bezel Clocks

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We are nearly at the finish line now! Having manufactured everything that is needed for the clock, and protected the metal work, all that is left is to fit the LED backlighting strips to the inside of the housing, mount the clock mechanisms through the dials and attach the clock hands!

https://www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/bespoke-exterior-clocks

#bespokeclocks #LED #backillumination #UKmanufacturing #mainspoweredclocks #metalwork #clocks #exteriorclocks #interiorclocks
And just like that, the project is finished! We hope you enjoyed seeing this little insight into our work over this last week or so! Thank you for tuning in!

#clocks #UKmanufacturing #mainspoweredclocks #exteriorclocks #interiorclocks
We worked alongside a council in Wales to help produce this drum clock for the Tonteg Community Centre to celebrate their 25 years of service to the local residents! This double sided drum clock had back illumination with the ability to change the colours of the LED at will and also featured bespoke sign writing to the customers needs! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/uk-clock-manufacturer #clock #time #wales #drumclock

Drum Clocks

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Our Albert Pillar Clocks are perfect for all venues, whether it be town centres, sports venues, or private residency's! This clock was produced for Ruddington Grange Golf Club, finished in green, and had a custom bespoke plaque which is mounted on the middle tube! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/pillar-clocks #golf #golfclub #golfclock #exteriorclocks #pillarclocks #clocks #time #dial #sports #sportsclocks #sportsvenue
Our Pillar Clock for Aberbargoed in Wales has been installed! Our Pillar Clocks are perfect for towns and councils. They can be colour matched to surrounding street furniture making them a beautiful focal point for your town square and keeping the residents on time! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/pillar-clocks #wales #cymru #clock #exteriorclock #pillarclock #time #bespoke #councils
Are you after something special to commemorate or celebrate, our products could be perfect! Take a closer look here: www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/albert-pillar-clock #exteriorclocks #exterior #clocks #time #golf #commemorate #centenary

Pillar Clocks

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CL100 Synchronous Motor & Gearboxes to be sent to a customer.

#exteriorclocks #interiorclocks #mainspoweredclocks #clockmechansim #gears #schoolclocks #officeclocks #sportsclocks #time #exteriorclocks #clocks #clockface #UKmanufacturing
Our clock hands look absolutely beautiful once they have been hand gilded with 23 1/2 carat gold leaf. #clockhands #clocks
Here is our Total Control System v3 and a 4 way junction box so that it can control all four of the customers clocks at the same time! #clockcontrolsystem #resynchroniser #timechanges #exteriorclocks #interiorclocks

Clock Components

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A replacement pavillion clock. Utilising the original housing we produced a replica dial and supplied a new pair of hands, 230v mains mechanism and controller.  https://loom.ly/zEtqrl4  #clockrepair #clockrestoration #newclocks #replicaclocks
A replica dial installed by our team on a pavilion. The new clock was fitted with an automated controller to save the club having to manually adjust the clock for time changes and power failure corrections. #automaticclock #clockcontoller #exteriorclock #pavilionclock
We re-painted this dial and re-gilded these hands and numerals. And now it looks like a whole new dial! We also provided the customer with our controllers to ensure this clock keeps on ticking for years to come! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/clock-restoration #restoration #clocks #dial #time #refurbishment #bespoke #castiron

Traditional Clock Restoration

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Oxford style Roof Turret - 510mm, louvred sides, manufactured from GRP. Mild Steel horse silhouette Weathervane on top.

https://www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/roof-turrets

#roofturret #GRP #weathervanes #finials #clocktowers #stables #homerenovation #homeimprovement #UKmanufacturing #UKproduction
We had the absolute pleasure of producing this fantastic cupola for Billy Bob's Parlour up in Yorkshire! This cupola brings the eccentric building and surrounding playground to life, with an elegant, yet quaint design sitting atop the roof! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/roof-turrets #cupola #clockturret #roofing
The installation of the turret is taking place and isn't it looking great. #turret #tower #restoration #repair #lead #woodwork #clocktower #heritage

Roof Turrets

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One of our Oxford style roof turrets, featuring a Skeleton Clock and Weathervane. #exteriorclocks #interiorclocks #cupola #clocktower #finial #weathervane #clock #time #dial #UKmanufacturing #clockhands #outdoorclocks
Our work is so realistic and true to form, that the customer who purchased this house, actually thought they had the original mentioned on the plaque! On the cupola, we installed our own clock and a digital bell chime to replicate the sound of the original! www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/clock-towers #cupola #clock #finial #historic #dial #time #englishhistory #GRP #bespoke
The inside of our 1450mm Oxford Clock Tower with an Acrylic Skeleton dial and venting slots with insect mesh, to protect against any unwanted bugs getting inside of your clock tower! #clocktower #mainspoweredclocks #finial #weathervane

Clock Towers

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Installation of our GRP pyramids at St. Mary & Archangel Michael’s Coptic Orthodox Cathedral in Birmingham in collaboration with TWN #GRP #TWN #catherdral #church #roofingstructures #roofing #bespoke #pyramid #cross #religion
GRP Skeleton Dial and GRP structure which has been installed in Holyhead in Wales! #exteriorclocks #wales #GRP #skeleton #clocks #dial #time #council #Holyhead #clockface
Replica GRP lanterns for a restoration project. Manufactured from photos for reference alone and dimensions given to us via the customer, we created new beautiful work lanterns! #grp #bespoke #restoration #moulds #patternmaking

GRP Structures

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A very special Finial Friday for you today! Manufacturing an absolute beautiful 1200mm Brass Finial for the Poundbury Estate! #FinialFriday #brass #bespoke #finial #UKmanufacturing
The last Finial Friday of the month has appeared! For today's episode we would like to share with you a bespoke sphere Finial, manufactured in GRP and finished in white! #FinialFriday #finial #copper #metal #GRP #cone #square #round
The first Finial Friday of May fulfilling your Finial fix! This Copper square tapered cone looks beautiful on our Clock Towers and even more so once it starts to naturally patina! #FinialFriday #finials #copper #clocktower #cupola

Finials

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A new edition of Weathervane Wednesday today; today's feature is a bespoke car weathervane based off of a photo a customer sent to us! #WeathervaneWednesday #car #bespoke #silhouette #weathervanes #cupolas #finials
We were asked to produce this weathervane depicting a soldier paying his respects to one of his fallen brothers in arms. #weathervanewednesday #remembrance #war #poppies #metalwork #ukmanufacturing #remembrancesunday
We are the official partners of Marylebone Cricket Club, manufacturing official replicas of the famous Lord's Cricket Father Time weathervanes! #weathervanewednesday #cricket #marylebone #fathertime #welding #sports #london

Weathervanes

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Bespoke Copper Finial
COPPER FINIALS | Good Directions
Using acid to clean this bespoke Copper Finial to remove the welding heat marks and other minor imperfections! #copperfinials #copper #bespoke #clocktowers #roofing #roofturrets #welding #UKmanufacturing #UKengineering
Soldering Clock Wires
Good Directions Ltd | Exterior clocks | Roof Turrets | United Kingdom
Dillon soldering together and wiring up a clock that will have LED backlighting! #UKmanufacturing #UKproduction #soldering #exteriorclocks #interiorclocks #clocktowers #roofturrets #finials #weathervanes #schoolclocks #publicclocks
Father Time Weathervanes
Good Directions Ltd | Weathervanes | UK Manufacturer
Good Directions LTD is proud to be the official manufacturer and distributer of Father Time Weathervanes for Marylebone Cricket Club! #WeathervaneWednesday #weathervane #metal #steel #present #giftideas #lords #MaryleboneCricketClub
several different types of motor parts sitting on a table
Motoring their way out of the factory this week, is a batch of six motor and gearboxes. We use these high power stepper units mounted on planetary gearboxes, to drive our clock mechanisms for use on dial diameters of 2000mm and over. #gooddirections #clock #mainspoweredclocks #exteriorclocks #interiorclocks #clocktower #clockmechanism #clockmovement #clockhands #clockdial #clockcontroller #clockmanufacturer #commercial #residential #schools #publicclocks #civicclocks #madeinbritain
Bezel clock with a protective cover glass
Good Directions Ltd - UK manufacturer of exterior and interior clocks
A closer look at the protective glass we can put on your clocks! These cover glasses will help protect your dial from the elements and vandalism! #exteriorclocks #drumclocks #schoolclocks #coverglass #UKmanufacturing #clockprotection
Good Directions Ltd - UK manufacturer of exterior and interior clocks
This is a short video showing how we apply our vinyl stencils, then gild some of our beautiful clocks, please enjoy and let us know your thoughts below! #exteriorclocks #interiorclocks #clocks #mainspoweredclocks #bespoke #vinyl #goldleaf
Good Directions Ltd | UK Manufacturer | GRP and Copper Finials
For this weeks Photo Competition Entry we have Good Directions submitting this GRP Finial! https://www.clockscupolasandweathervanes.co.uk/finials #GDphotocompetition #clock #mainspoweredclocks #finial #GRP #newbuild #estate #customers #photos #gooddirectionsgroup
Bespoke Copper Finial
Good Directions Ltd | UK Manufacturer | GRP and Copper Finials
Another Working week done, another episode of Finial Friday! For your viewing pleasure, please enjoy this bespoke Copper Finial! #FinialFriday #copper #metal #GRP #cone #square #round #ball #cupola #finials #UKmanufacturing
two electric motors sitting on top of a cardboard box
Motor and gearbox replacements, tested, packed and ready to be sent to our customer in Cornwall. We offer a full spares and repairs service for not only our own clocks, but competitors too, where possible. #gooddirections #clock #mainspoweredclocks #exteriorclocks #interiorclocks #clocktower #clockmechanism #clockmovement #clockhands #clockdial #clockcontroller #clockmanufacturer #commercial #residential #schools #publicclocks #civicclocks #madeinbritain
Stainless Steel Clock Hands Exterior, Roof
Good Directions Ltd - UK manufacturer of exterior and interior clocks
Stainless Steel Clock hands, ribbed for strength and counter balances attached. Ready for painting! #clockhands #exteriorclocks #interiorclocks #stainlesssteel #UKmanufacturing #UKproduction #clocks #time #mainspoweredclocks #schools
Arrow Weathervane Weather Vanes
Good Directions Ltd | Weathervanes | UK Manufacturer
We are happy to present this arrow Weathervane for you today, ensuring you're always being pointed in the right direction on Weathervane Wednesday! #WeathervaneWednesday #weathervane #metal #steel #bespoke #custom #present #giftideas
Inside of a GRP Clock Tower Roof Styles, Clock Tower, Clock Face, Tower
Good Directions Ltd - UK Manufacturer of GRP clock turrets
Ever wondered what the inside of one of our Clock Towers looks like? As you can see, both the roof and body are manufactured from GRP #GRP #clocktower #fibreglass #laminating #roofturret #clocks #exteriorclocks #finials #UKmanufacturing
an electronic device with wires attached to it sitting on a table next to a cable
Extended 600mm shaft clock mechanism for a project in Newquay, where the mechanism has to pass through a parapet wall, with the dial and hands outside and the mechanism and controller in a cabinet on the other. #gooddirections #clock #mainspoweredclocks #exteriorclocks #interiorclocks #clocktower #clockmechanism #clockmovement #clockhands #clockdial #clockcontroller #clockmanufacturer #commercial #residential #schools #publicclocks #civicclocks #madeinbritain
Flat Style clock with a black bezel and back illuminated
Good Directions Ltd - UK Manufacturer of flat sided bezel clocks
This 760mm flat dial was housed in a deep bezel, allowing us to use LED's to back illuminate the dial, giving fantastic visibility! #bezelclocks #schoolclocks #exteriorclocks #mainspoweredclocks #bespoke #UKmanufacturing #UKproduction
As the year goes by we continue to receive great photos for our product competition and this quarter we are pleased to announce the winner as one of our Good Directions Ltd customers. #gooddirections #customers #photos #gdphotocompetition #gooddirectionsgroup #clock #mainspoweredclocks #exteriorclocks #interiorclocks #clocktower #roofturret #weathervane #finial