Desk Clock

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Project by CMorgan posted 12-28-2009 01:48 AM 1617 views 6 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I had some scraps of Sapele and Maple left over after making the monitor stand and ran across the plans for this desk clock in a WoodSmith magazine so decided to give it a try. Since this only took a couple of hours to make I planned on making five or so of them for Christmas presents but I put if off too long and it got to cold so will have to make some in the spring for next year! It’s hard to judge the scale from the pictures but it is pretty small. The clock is about the size of a wrist watch.

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#1 posted 12-28-2009 03:30 AM

Very nice, looks kinda art deco, I was thinking of making one to sit by my TV cause we got rid of the VCR and about all we used it for was to tell time, but I would like to have a digital face. I like the design.

-- Z, Rockwall, TX

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#2 posted 12-28-2009 03:47 AM

This is a special clock I really like the wood and wonderful desigh, very well done.

-- Custom furniture

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#3 posted 12-28-2009 04:43 AM

I like the shape! Nice job!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#4 posted 12-28-2009 05:53 AM

I like it. I will be making something similar just in a larger version to fit a clock mechanism I already own. Thanks for the idea and posting.

-- Directions are just the Manufacturer's opinion on how something should be assembled. ----Mike, Waukesha, WI

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#5 posted 12-28-2009 07:00 AM

Awsome job, looks real good.

-- Monty Q, Columbia, South Carolina.

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#6 posted 12-28-2009 08:05 AM

Fantastic clock. Looks like a simple design but I can see the challenge in the curves. Great job.

Great use of scraps!

Keep it up.


-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!

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#7 posted 12-28-2009 10:51 AM

Great job

-- Bud, Central Square, NY,

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