Clock frame

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Blog entry by epp_dog posted 1712 days ago 800 reads 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

When dad gave me his shop he had some particle board that had a funky patinaed copper veneer. He thought that it would make a neat clock but never got to it. I decided to try making that clock for him. The particle board is 7/8” thick so I needed to go rather thick on the frame. Found some 2x poplar and glued up an eight sided frame. Cut it round on the bandsaw and then mounted to the lathe (I glued a 3/4” plywood back during the glue-up). When I am done, I will part the frame off the plywood.

The frame will be painted satin black.

Clock frame glue-up
clock frame - turned

-- David, Florida

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#1 posted 1712 days ago

Super start look forward to more.

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58 posts in 2011 days

#2 posted 1698 days ago

finished project here.

-- David, Florida

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