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Project by BoxBuilder posted 11-09-2009 08:39 PM 1562 views 2 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is designed so that it can be free standing or wall hung. It is my first successful attempt with homemade wooden hinges. Woods are walnut, pine, oak for the door, maple & cataba. Finish is 2 coats (so far) of oil mixture. Height is approximatels 30 inches.

-- Richard, Pennsylvania





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#1 posted 11-09-2009 08:50 PM

Nice looking piece.

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#2 posted 11-09-2009 09:24 PM

Love the grains and the hinges … overall very nice.

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#3 posted 11-09-2009 11:00 PM

Really interesting piece. Congrats on the hinges. Great wood and grain selection; it really makes the piece. Welcome to LJs.

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BoxBuilder

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#4 posted 11-09-2009 11:10 PM

Thanks for the nice comments. I am rathed pleased with the way the hinges work & look. I also liked the look of the unstained pieces of wood that make up the whole thing. It did take me awhile to get the hinges right. Trial & error are excellent teachers. BTW, the bright spot on the lower right is a reflection of the sun off a shiny object that was on the left. I did not notice it till I did the posting.

-- Richard, Pennsylvania

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#5 posted 11-10-2009 05:26 AM

Nice work. I especially love wooden hinges and pulls. Brass and steel seem to make me a little dyslexic.

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#6 posted 11-10-2009 05:32 AM

very unique clock really nice work.

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#7 posted 11-10-2009 04:44 PM

Many thanks to all. It is nice to see that others also like what you like. And a1Jim, took your advice about contacting the other 2 gentlemen about photos. Thanks, they were a help.

-- Richard, Pennsylvania

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