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Project by falegniam posted 1532 days ago 3047 views 2 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My inspiration for this was the flow of time combined with a Bald Cypress tree with fluid curves which can comfortably live in water.

-- If you work you eat - If you don't work, you eat, drink, and sleep.





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 1532 days ago

Cool idea well done

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Dale

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#2 posted 1532 days ago

It’s Cypress without a doubt.

-- Dale West Central Pa. Do it all, before last call.

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falegniam

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#3 posted 1532 days ago

Thanks for the reply dale, i did a search and it doesn’t look like cypress.
The italian cypress trees do not have the right size diameter trunk for a slab of this size.
My wall clock has approximately 24” DIA

http://www.thujagardens.com/LeylandCypress.html?gclid=CJTU1r3Q3qECFRY75QodSWZnJw

-- If you work you eat - If you don't work, you eat, drink, and sleep.

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steiner

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#4 posted 1532 days ago

Like this kind of cypress…

http://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/8/83/BaldCypress.jpg

-- Scott - Katy, Texas

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Karson

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#5 posted 1531 days ago

Nice clock.

I’d think Cypress from the USA

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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falegniam

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#6 posted 1531 days ago

Dale was correct. thank you all for the info.

-- If you work you eat - If you don't work, you eat, drink, and sleep.

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Ken90712

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#7 posted 1451 days ago

Great looking clock! Like the color and its awesome shape! Very different. The 2nd time is for? I’m guessing Zulu aka Greenwich time? No not the Connecticut one LOL

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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falegniam

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#8 posted 1451 days ago

ken, the second clock is for western europe, the center clock is eastern united states. thanks for the compliment.

-- If you work you eat - If you don't work, you eat, drink, and sleep.

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