New modern design in dark wood frame
12 unique bird calls
Listen to the songs of twelve different New Zealand native birds on the hour. The auto playback is off during the night. The clock has a dark coloured wood surround and is of strong, sturdy construction.
DIMENSIONS: 320mm x 320mm x 46mm depth
There is a two page information sheet on the birds and an instruction sheet for the clock's operation. The clock takes 3 x AA batteries, one for the clock, and two for the bird songs. A reset button allows setting correct bird songs to the hour. A great way to learn to recognise the various calls.
BATTERIES NOT INCLUDED.
INSTRUCTIONS FOR BIRDSONG CLOCK
1) Set the correct time by turning the black wheel in the centre compartment in the back of the clock. Always set the time by turning the hands in a clockwise direction. Avoid moving the hands counter clockwise. Then insert 3 x AA batteries into the battery container in the back of the clock
2) Refer to the list below and press the grey test/set button on the backside, corresponding with the time Press Button Corresponding Hours Name of Birds
One Time 6:00 Grey Warbler
Two Times 7:00 Tui
Three Times 8:00 Kiwi
Four Times 9:00 Morepork
Five Times 10:00 Stitchbird
Six Times 11:00 Red Billed Gull
Seven Times 12:00 Shining Cuckoo
Eight Times 1:00 Saddleback
Nine Times 2:00 Fantail
Ten Times 3:00 Kokako
Eleven Times 4:00 Robin
Twelve Times 5:00 Bellbird
3) It is possible to adjust the birdsong without removing the batteries, as follows:- a) Set the clock to the correct time. b) Use the grey test/set button on the back of the clock to advance the birdsong to the birdsong that corresponds to the current hour. E.g. if you have set the time on the clock to 11.15am then press the grey test/set button until you hear the Red Billed Gull (which is the bird that should sing at 11.00 am) Note: The birdsong only sounds when there is daylight or high artificial light bulbs. When you turn the lights out, the birdsong stops. You may have trouble setting the birdsong in a dark room (you may not hear anything when you press the grey button)