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This is a weight driven all wooden clock I used pommele sapele, birch ply and a bit of curly maple, took me roughly 40 or so hours to make, I didnt design this, I ordered the plans from a man named Clayton boyer.
Feb 09, 2010
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#1 posted 02-10-2010 01:06 AM
wow, nice work.
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#2 posted 02-10-2010 01:12 AM
very cool. Welcome to Lj’s!
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#3 posted 02-10-2010 01:12 AM
awesome clock even thow the plans was from hawiigreat work I like itdoes it work as you expected
#4 posted 02-10-2010 01:13 AM
thanks! I see you know of the person im talking about, it keeps excellent time, maybe a minute or 2 off each day, I am in the middle of making another one of his but its a lot more difficult to get ticking
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#5 posted 02-10-2010 01:42 AM
AWESOME choice of wood!!! It looks GREAT!
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#6 posted 02-10-2010 01:43 AM
Great clock it seem like 40 hours for a project like this is a relatively short time to build such a detailed work.
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#7 posted 02-10-2010 01:44 AM
How well does it keep time?
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#8 posted 02-10-2010 01:53 AM
Nevertheless, it’s a piece of art. And a nice on at that!
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#9 posted 02-10-2010 02:04 AM
Amazing Clock! You did a wonderful Job with all the detial.
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#10 posted 02-10-2010 02:07 AM
Impressive looking clock. Very nicely done. Thanks for posting.
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#11 posted 02-10-2010 02:11 AM
Dittos!! How do you make the gears?
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#12 posted 02-10-2010 02:35 AM
-- Mike ...Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction
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#13 posted 02-10-2010 02:51 AM
I’m very impressed by this. Great job.
-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.
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#14 posted 02-10-2010 02:53 AM
A remarkable work of horiology. Congratulations.
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#15 posted 02-10-2010 02:56 AM
Great job on the clock, it turned out very well.
Thanks for sharing
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