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Project by 4thumbs posted 05-23-2010 02:49 AM 1497 views 1 time favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Lumber pile is currently too small for any big projects, so I pulled out some scraps and a spare clock movement and kept my hands busy for another day. Padauk and maple with a lacquer finish. Klockit movement. Very simple project, but I hope someone likes it.

-- 4thumbs in MO

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#1 posted 05-23-2010 03:02 AM

I like it ! : )

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#2 posted 05-23-2010 03:14 AM

Super design very nice clock

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#3 posted 05-23-2010 03:35 AM

Great use of scraps and a unique clock at that. Thats a garaunteed thumbs up!!

-- Mike, Florida,

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#4 posted 05-23-2010 04:22 AM

I’ll second Mike, turned out great.


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#5 posted 05-23-2010 11:29 AM

I like the clock especially the inlay. How much does it weigh? I know that maple is heavy. I havent ever used padauk before, but I thought it was heavy also.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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#6 posted 05-23-2010 05:21 PM

Thanks to all for the kind comments.
Tim, I can’t give you an accurate weight but my guess is no more than 1 pound. Hangs on the wall with a 1” screw.

-- 4thumbs in MO

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#7 posted 05-24-2010 02:40 AM

That is purty!

-- Rowdy in Kechi, Kansas

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