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Project by edward60 posted 03-09-2016 03:10 PM 1493 views 9 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Some time ago I decided to made G&G clocks to my daughters . I found this project here https://3dwarehouse.sketchup.com/model.html?id=f4877fa753aa6f515445e46058840642. The clocks are made out of sapele and oak. Stained ” Varathane Gel Red mahagony” and finished with 2 coats oil.
I used beech dowels for the assembly clocks.





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#1 posted 03-09-2016 03:17 PM

Very nice, and thanks for the reference.

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#2 posted 03-09-2016 04:08 PM

I like how the back has as much attention to detail as the front, A feature often overlooked for a mantle piece.

Nice work!

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#3 posted 03-09-2016 05:48 PM

Very clean work! I like the way you put the grain diagonally on the clock’s face.

-- Dale

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#4 posted 03-09-2016 06:58 PM

Very nice work Ed.

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#5 posted 03-09-2016 09:11 PM

they look great

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#6 posted 03-10-2016 12:32 AM

Great looking pair of clocks! I like the G&G details, and that they’re not over done!

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

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#7 posted 03-10-2016 03:19 PM

This clock is a beauty and is so nicely crafted.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#8 posted 03-10-2016 05:55 PM

wonderful looking clock. You certainly captured the G&G look.

-- Peter, Woodbridge, Ontario

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