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Personalised Storm Barometer

Personalised Storm Barometer

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Personalised Storm Barometer

Been saving for a rainy day?

This magnificent Storm Glass Barometer towers at approx. 29 cm tall, making it look almost like a trophy as you hand it over. This is one of the reasons that it makes an excellent retirement gift. Another is that you can personalise it on the base with two lines of text, up to 25 characters per line. You can tailor make it for any occasion but we particularly recommend the personalised barometer as a gift for anyone balmy about the weather, as a retirement gift or a unique Father's day present.

That's all very well, but what actually is a Storm Barometer? Good question. The information that we know off the top of our heads and in no way had to google before writing this is that it is an invention by the 17th century English sailor and scientist Admiral Robert Fitzroy. Sealed inside the glass is a mixture of chemicals that form crystals. The appearance of the liquid and crystals is constantly changing and - according to Fitzroy - the way that the formations occur can predict the weather. Don't worry - there's a handy booklet included with the barometer so that you can interpret the weather forecast for yourself.

Incidentally, Fitzroy also coined the term 'forecasting the weather' (so now you know who to blame when they get it wrong again and you're out without an umbrella). We can't attest to the accuracy of this, or any other meteorological device, but it's a fascinating gift and a lovely looking piece of equipment that is both personal and unlikely to be something they already own.

About The Product

  • Find Me A Gift accepts no responsibility for any weather-related poor clothing choices that occur as a result of using this barometer
  • Makes a great gift for anyone interested in the weather (i.e. anyone British!)
  • Still not sure weather to buy it? Read on...
  • Stands at approx. 29 cm tall
  • Traditional and historic design from 17th century
  • Stunning crystal formations inside the glass
  • Base can be personalised with two lines of text
  • Up to 25 characters per line of text
  • Text is CaSe SeNsItIvE and will appear exactly as typed
  • Please don't use all block capitals as it's hard to read
  • Comes with background information and guidelines for interpreting formations
  • Keep out of reach of children
  • Make sure you gift tag this so your gifts don't get mixed up and dear old dad ends up unwrapping that rude gift you bought your friend Shirley

Delivery Info You Need To Know

  • Production time - It takes up to 3 working day to create these personalised items for you.
  • Standard UK Delivery - After the production time it will take 2-5 working days to arrive with you
  • Next working day delivery is available on this item - it still takes 3 working days to be made before it's sent out on a next working day delivery service.
  • Unfortunately Next Day, Saturday and Before 9am delivery services are not available for this item
  • PLEASE NOTE: As this product is personalised it cannot be returned or refunded.

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What Do You Get

  • 1 x Personalised Storm Barometer
  • 1 x Information Leaflet

Irresistible Reasons To Buy

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  • Unique gifts for all tastes, budgets and occasions.
  • Award winning UK based customer service, with online chat support, telephone and email all available.
Product code: pmc1808

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Wonderful product which is a little different. Good quality and great price. Being able to have the base engraved gives the gift that extra special touch. Would certainly buy another one for that somebody special in the future.

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