Clock curly maple and mahogany

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Project by donaldmee posted 08-18-2010 05:01 PM 2604 views 7 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is a clock I made some time ago it made out of curly maple and mahogany with a pendulum clock mach.

-- donald mee

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#1 posted 08-18-2010 05:05 PM

Interesting design how the hads are beyond the structure. Cool clock!

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

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#2 posted 08-18-2010 05:14 PM

Nice design.
hands are too long. you can cut it with nail clipper.

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#3 posted 08-18-2010 05:17 PM

Thats awesome, simple lines and beautiful wood choice…... I love Clocks….

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

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#4 posted 08-18-2010 10:36 PM

Modern lines, nice timber, not sure about the hands extending past structure. Hmmm..

-- Div @ the bottom end of Africa. "A woodworker's sharpest tool should be his mind."

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#5 posted 08-19-2010 03:35 AM

I like the modern look and the fact that the hands extend just emphasizes it further. Does the pendulum swing out the side? If it does then that’s a nice touch and is consistent with the concept of the hands extending beyonds the clock. Donalds, another question, from the photo, there appears to be a black border around the maple. Is that a shadow or is there something there?

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#6 posted 08-19-2010 07:48 AM

I also love the fact the of the hands are pushing past the boarder of the of the structure and yes the pendulum does come out of the box I wish i could find a mech. that would swing further out but I could not find one. Evey thing about this piece is about is the idea going outside of the frame of the clock I like the idea of the time pieces going outside the simple structure. Thank you all for your comments I have seen all of your work and respect all of your skills so again thank you!!!!

-- donald mee

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#7 posted 02-19-2012 10:30 PM

Something different and very nice. A unique idea with everything extending beyond the confines of the structure : )
Is there a gap between the Maple and the sides of the box , or is it infilled with a darker wood species ? Thanks .

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#8 posted 02-20-2012 12:11 AM

This is a great looking clock. Nice design and build.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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