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Project by Walnut_Weasel posted 07-31-2009 03:01 AM 1390 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a simple little clock I made for my wife over a year ago. At the time all I had was a junk scroll saw and a hand-me-down craftsman router. (Non-plunging) I am not sure what took longer…cutting out this simple shape from 1x walnut or hand sanding out the terribly rough cut left by that underpowered scroll saw. But none the less, I finished it. I chose to just apply oil as the finish. As far as I am concerned, walnut needs no help!

It is nothing fancy, but I consider this my first woodworking project.

-- James - www.walnutweasel.wordpress.com





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#1 posted 07-31-2009 03:58 AM

Beautiful clock James. The beauty is in its simplicity. Well done!

-- Brad, Oregon- The things that come to those who wait, may be the things left by those who got there first.

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#2 posted 07-31-2009 04:48 AM

Unique design well done

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#3 posted 07-31-2009 08:36 AM

One down and a million to go,
Larry

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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#4 posted 07-31-2009 03:01 PM

Nice little clock for the Mrs. you are very right about walnut.

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

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#5 posted 07-31-2009 03:17 PM

Nicely done!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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#6 posted 07-31-2009 09:03 PM

Good job, I love clocks..

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

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#7 posted 08-02-2009 08:23 PM

It goes to show that no matter what tools are used it all about the craftsman themself, nice clock.

-- Whether You Think You Can or You Think You Can't, YOU ARE RIGHT!!!

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