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Project by HandsOgold posted 06-21-2007 10:55 PM 1038 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This clock was fashioned out of bookmatched KEVAZINGO (which is the veneer cut from bubinga wood) i sliced consecutive sheets from the same flitch at 60’ angles and bookmatched. Since this clockwas made as a birthday gift for a retired teacher, it is graced with only ONE number: the number THREE (the allimportant number for a teacher as that is the escape hour.)

-- Dan





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MsDebbieP

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#1 posted 06-22-2007 12:51 AM

I love your symbolism (the 3).
and the design you created … very nice indeed

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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#2 posted 06-22-2007 01:04 AM

Beautifull work. I could’nt do better on a lathe.jockmike

-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#3 posted 06-22-2007 03:37 AM

Fascinating piece.

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#4 posted 06-22-2007 04:04 AM

It is definitely one of a kind.

-- Jesus is Lord!

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#5 posted 06-22-2007 05:35 AM

Great job Hands. Thanks for sharing the story.

-- Carpe Lignum; Tornare Lignum (Seize the wood, to Turn the wood)

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#6 posted 06-07-2010 09:02 PM

ha ha thats a great idea.. Great workmanship too.. I love clocks…

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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#7 posted 06-07-2010 09:11 PM

Nice work Dan

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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