First Clock

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Project by ScottnKY posted 1435 days ago 1189 views 3 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first clock. Body is Red Gum with a Maple base. 2 coats of sealer, and @ 10 coats of deft spray laquer.

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Dan Hux

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#1 posted 1435 days ago

great clock,,those would make great xmas gifts if they didn’t take to long to make. How long does it you take to make that one? I’m assuming the clock works are a kit of some sort

-- Dan Hux,,,,Raleigh, NC

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#2 posted 1435 days ago

Ya got me …I thought it was Walnut at first glance. Nice design : )

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

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#3 posted 1435 days ago

Thanks for the comments. It didn’t take long at all. It is a slice from a Red Gum bowl blank,from Got wood? , turned to make circle, and drilled for clock (2-3/4” insert). Mounted it to 2×4 with screws through clock hole to dado out bottom on table saw to recieve 1 x Maple. Then filled screw holes.

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#4 posted 1434 days ago

Good looking clock. Nice design.

-- Donnie-- listen to the wood.

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#5 posted 1394 days ago

I really like this!

-- Darrell B.

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#6 posted 1336 days ago

Neat design. Nice look.

-- --- Measure twice, mis-cut, start over, repeat ---

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