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First posting on Lumberjocks. Frame made from a single piece of KOA hardwood….. Carpathian Elm Burl veneer. Movement is a chiming version. First attempt…. All comments welcomed.
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#1 posted 12-28-2015 12:35 PM
Nice looking clock. I think I would have done something different for the latch.
-- "I love it when a plan comes together" John "Hannibal" Smith
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#2 posted 12-28-2015 06:08 PM
I don’t how many Santa Fe Tx locations there are, but it appears that you are a neighbor of mine. Belated welcome. The clock looks good but that is some strange wood. Where did you find that clockwork with a chime?
-- "The pursuit of perfection often yields excellence"
#3 posted 12-28-2015 06:53 PM
oltexasboy1….yep we are neighbors. Appreciate the welcome. My wife loved the wood combination. Got the movement from Klockit.com….
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#4 posted 12-29-2015 11:06 AM
Beautiful clock! is it your own design? I love the angles.
-- Mother Nature talks, I try to listen
#5 posted 12-29-2015 09:25 PM
Yes Doe…my own design. Never been one to work off a plan…get an idea in my head and plow right in. Thanks for the kind compliment.
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#6 posted 12-29-2015 09:42 PM
I love that wood. Looks good as a clock. When I’ve been in Hawaii, I always spend time looking at the local craftsmen who make furniture and accessories out of Koa. Pretty wood.
-- Marvel Woodworking, West Chester, PA - http://www.MarvelWoodworking.com
#7 posted 12-30-2015 03:17 AM
Tks Gregg…. I have to agree…. One beautiful piece of wood. Can’t go wrong with it.
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