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Project by Alongiron posted 12-30-2015 04:55 PM 997 views 2 times favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had some cut end pieces left over when I made the vanity a couple weeks ago, I thought I would make up a clock. I finished it with 2 coats of Tongue oil sanding with newspaper; yes…newspaper in between coats followed by 2 coats of clear shellac and more newspaper and finally a good coat of paste wax. The top is about 14” x 5” and the base stands right at 6” tall and 8” wide. It has a 3-1/2” clock insert from Rockler. Thanks for looking!

-- Measure twice and cut once.....Steve Lien





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andy_P

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#1 posted 12-30-2015 05:29 PM

Looks great, Steve…...........just like all your projects.

-- Wood is a gift from God/Nature that maintains its beauty forever via the hand of a woodworker.

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 12-30-2015 06:01 PM

This clock turned out quite nicely.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#3 posted 12-30-2015 07:45 PM

Very, very nice shape. Looks great for a mantel. I particularly like the stain and finish.

-- Russell Pitner Hixson, TN 37343 bassboy40@outlook.com

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Mark Wilson

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#4 posted 12-30-2015 10:48 PM

Such a simple design, and yet, so elegant. The silky finish is stunning, Steve.

-- Mark

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AandCstyle

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#5 posted 12-30-2015 10:54 PM

Steve, another very tasty clock to add to your collection. I really like your brand, is it new?

-- Art

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Alongiron

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#6 posted 12-30-2015 10:58 PM

Thanks guys! It goes to show that we wood workers never have “scrap” wood!! Art I have been using that for about 3 months. My son got it for me for my birthday. He said he found an online website that made them.

-- Measure twice and cut once.....Steve Lien

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Mean_Dean

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#7 posted 12-31-2015 01:31 AM

That’s a great looking A&C clock! Simple and elegant!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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Chris Davis

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#8 posted 12-31-2015 11:38 AM

Great job!

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cajunpen

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#9 posted 12-31-2015 05:12 PM

Nice clock. I love making little clocks. I also think that your Brand mark is nice to.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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drewpy

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#10 posted 12-31-2015 05:34 PM

Simple and attractive. I really like it.

-- Drew in Ohio -- "The greatest wealth is health".

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#11 posted 12-31-2015 07:00 PM

Very nice project. Like your shop mark. Where did you purchase the branding iron?

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Jim Jakosh

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#12 posted 01-01-2016 09:06 PM

Very unique design. I like it!!

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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