Time Switches and Time Clocks

Devices used to automatically switch electrical appliances on and off at predefined times.

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AMF 7 day Time Switch
AMF Paragon 7 day timeswitch rated at 40 amps, 240 volts with 4 separate contacts.

AMF Poultry Lighting Time Switch
AMF Paragon timeclock for controlling lighting in poultry sheds.

Horstmann Electrisave 10 immersion heater controller
Old Horstmann Electrisave electric immersion heater timer for use on an Economy 7 supply.

Horstmann WSM timeswitch in cast metal case
Horstmann WSM 24 hour timeswitch with mercury contact.

National Automatic Time Switch
Metal cased National automatic time switch with removable tappets. Unused in original box.

Neff 24 hour Oven Clock
An older Neff 24 hour oven clock which incorrectly displays 2400 at midnight.

Smiths Autoset 24 Hour Timeswitch
Smiths Autoset mechanical time switch in plastic case with wall mounting bracket. Double Programme version..

TIMAC Automatic Electric Switch
Plastic cased electric time switch with brass dial designed to plug into a BS1363 13A socket outlet.

Venner Time Switches
Video and photos of several different Venner time switches from the 1960s. Includes instructions for setting the solar dial models.

Venner Ven-O-Set Lamp Timer
Video featuring the Ven-O-Set mechanical lamp timer from 1962 with bayonet plug and socket for use in a ceiling light fixture.