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The Atmos mechanism operates without any winding, and certainly no battery.
The invention of the clock that they named the ATMOS was such a revolutionary development, it stood the clock world on its ear.
The ATMOS was called "THE PERPETUAL MOTION CLOCK." Although every mechanical device and machinery eventually wears out, the Atmos is as close as it comes to an everlasting machine.
In order to run the clock on this small amount of energy, everything inside the Atmos has to work in as friction-free a manner as possible.