"Time zone" clock

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Project by BB1 posted 08-28-2016 01:46 AM 332 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Once again a big thank you to the LJ that gave me info on clock mechanisms. This is for our RV and has a clock for each time zone in the continental USA. Had a major oops when I realized the face board was thicker than the clock shafts. I had thought I understood how to install but somehow overlooked the way the mechanism needed to be mounted before the hands are installed. Had to run dados up the back in order to get the thickness correct as I already had the back support bars glued in place. The arrow is movable and will mark our current time zone when traveling. Face front is myrtlewood and then a bit of walnut for the back and the arrow.

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#1 posted 08-28-2016 08:51 AM

Nice and simple design. Great idea to have them all on one board. I like it without numbers.

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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#2 posted 08-28-2016 11:45 AM

Nice and simple design. Great idea to have them all on one board. I like it without numbers.

- majuvla

Thanks. Had some discussion on adding numbers or adding some dashes with wood burning, but decided to keep it simple. It will fit between two windows.

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Scott Oldre

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#3 posted 08-28-2016 12:44 PM

great idea. simple,useful and pleasing to look at. thanks for sharing.

-- Scott, Irmo SC

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#4 posted 09-07-2016 04:22 AM

Nice job!

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