We are pleased to introduce our new orrery design; the Tower Orrery.
As with all our high quality orreries, the Tower Orrery depicts correct relative orbital speeds of all 9 planets (yes, we do include Pluto), plus the relative orbital movement of Earth's moon. Please see the video below
Tower Orrery from Science Art - YouTube
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- The Sun, 9 planets and 22 moons are made of beautiful semi-precious stone spheres or brass planets.
- Available as a hand crank OR battery operated model. NOTE: Default operation is BATTERY unless buyer indicates preference for crank at time of purchase. One D battery included.
- The clockwork mechanism of moving solid brass gears is fully visible.
- In fine craftsmanship is a twelve sided oak or walnut base (customer choice).
- An engraved calendar/zodiacal brass ring gracefully divides the upper and lower sections of a brass armillary sphere.
- The Tower Orrery assembles in about 5 minutes assembly instructions and 90 day warranty are included in the owner's manual.
- The upper section of the armillary is removable for a unique and up close presentation of the movement.
- Height is 20 inches. Length and Width is 12" x 12"
- DUTY on international orders is the responsibility of the buyer.
- Free International and Domestic shipping.
- Default operation is BATTERY, unless buyer messages crank preference.
Please indicate your wood preference, stone or brass planets, and crank or battery operation.