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This was an idea of my wife’s. She seems to think I can do anything. It is Mahogany & Alder, with a fit up from Klockkit. Most of the woodwork was done on a router.

-- woodwkjohn





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woodworm

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#1 posted 1643 days ago

Nice looking Ying Yang clock. Great work!

-- masrol, kuala lumpur, MY.

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richgreer

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#2 posted 1643 days ago

Very nice. Getting a good fit on that glue line must have been one heck of a challenge.

-- Rich, Cedar Rapids, IA - I'm a woodworker. I don't create beauty, I reveal it.

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Bricofleur

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#3 posted 1643 days ago

Beautifull. Your wife is a great source of inspiration! And you’re a good woodworker for having made such a good match of the two shapes.

This ‘sign’ or ‘image’ or ‘crest’ is called “DAO”. It ties the Yin and the Yang together.

To get such nice tight fit between the two species of wood I believe you used a router, templates and guide bushing/pattern bit, right?

Best,

Serge

http://www.atelierdubricoleur.spaces.live.com

-- Learn from yesterday, work today and enjoy success tomorrow. -- http://atelierdubricoleur.wordpress.com

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jayjay

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#4 posted 1643 days ago

I was thinking the same thing as richreer, regarding the glue line. Did you use a pattern bit with your router?

-- ~Jason~ , Albuquerque NM

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degoose

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#5 posted 1642 days ago

I too like the fit.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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scrappy

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#6 posted 1642 days ago

Great clock. Your wife has good taste and a great beliefe in your tallents. Nice job matvhing the halves together.

Keep it up.

Scrappy

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

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Maveric777

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#7 posted 1642 days ago

Awesome job! Very cool clock….

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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a1Jim

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#8 posted 1642 days ago

Unique design.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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mcoyfrog

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#9 posted 1641 days ago

sweet

-- Wood and Glass they kick (well you know) Have a great day - Dug

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jap

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#10 posted 651 days ago

nice

-- Joel

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