Small Clock

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Project by redfernal posted 01-06-2010 09:56 PM 1681 views 5 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this clock from maple and wenge to have a night and day look to it. It is 4 1/8 inches high by 2 1/2 inches wide by 1 1/2 inches deep. The upper left cutout is 1 1/2 inch radius, the lower right cutout is 2 1/2 inch radius, and the back pieces are 4 1/8 inch radii, which looked better than a single radius around the back. After finishing with polyurethane, I used the Micro-Mesh sanding system to give it a nice smooth gloss.

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#1 posted 01-06-2010 11:09 PM

Wow! The radius on the back really makes this in my opinion. Takes it from a clock to a truly three dimensional artwork.

-- Jason - Colorado Springs

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#2 posted 01-07-2010 03:23 AM

cool. unique with the curves.

-- Mike - Columbus, Ohio

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#3 posted 01-07-2010 03:49 AM

It looks much bigger in the photo – I thought it was “mantle clock” size – good illusion and good project!

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#4 posted 01-07-2010 04:25 AM

Neat clock

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#5 posted 01-09-2010 08:52 AM

Very simple design and unique and attractive. Favorited.

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#6 posted 01-16-2010 10:43 PM

Beautiful design with the apposing curves.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN.

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