Mantel Clock

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Project by oldhickory posted 04-24-2010 07:40 PM 1616 views 3 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Clock I built, cherry base, walnut clock frame, ash clock face. The saw blade is tiger stip maple, handle is walnut. It was a gift to my parents for their fireplace mantel. The picture does not do it justice


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#1 posted 04-24-2010 07:59 PM

I smile!
Good job, and a crazy one, when crazy are the best!

-- MAD F, the fanatical rhykenologist and vintage architect. Democraticwoodworking.

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#2 posted 04-24-2010 08:19 PM

What a fun project!

-- Steve - Impatience is Expensive

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#3 posted 04-24-2010 08:59 PM

what funny crazy idea makes me smile
niice job


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#4 posted 04-24-2010 09:13 PM

Kewl Idea Steve, looks sharp, sure the parents love it. I know ya had told me about it but I didnt picture it till I saw the pics. two thumbs up!!!!

-- Randy I have the right to remain silent, just not the ability ; )

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#5 posted 04-24-2010 09:19 PM

Good job – thanks for posting.

I’ve just decided what I will make for my father-in-law for Christmas. He’s a retired carpenter.

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

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#6 posted 04-24-2010 10:46 PM

great job man!

-- ---ray suppan--- anger + woodworking = -finger AHHHHHHHH!!!!

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#7 posted 04-24-2010 11:36 PM


-- (You just have to please the man in the Mirror) Mike from Michigan -

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#8 posted 04-25-2010 02:23 AM

Cool Clock! Really like the combinations of the wood.


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#9 posted 04-25-2010 02:25 AM

very nice

-- Ike, Big Daddies Woodshop,

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#10 posted 04-25-2010 03:22 AM

The pictures never do 3D objects well, but this is great despite.


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#11 posted 04-25-2010 03:47 AM

How cool!

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#12 posted 04-25-2010 03:50 AM

A great way to CUT corners while making a clock. LOL
Very cool Steve.

-- wood crafting & classes

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#13 posted 04-25-2010 04:00 AM

Very nicely done. Great choice of wood for the saw blade. Thanks for posting.

God Bless

-- Mc Bridge Cabinets, Iowa

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#14 posted 04-25-2010 04:40 AM

Nice job, I would of never though of doing something like this

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#15 posted 04-25-2010 10:15 AM

very quirky, I like it. I hope your parents do too.

-- Theresa,

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