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Project by Bill Hall posted 11-26-2007 06:38 PM 1017 views 2 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here’s a little weather station that now hangs in our living room. It’s made of padauk, maple and black walnut finished with tung oil.

-- http://www.tenoclockwoodworks.com





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David

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#1 posted 11-26-2007 10:10 PM

Bill -

Very interesting contrast between the padauk, maple and walnut. That would be a wonderful addition to any room.

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#2 posted 11-27-2007 04:58 AM

looks like fun to me !

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#3 posted 11-27-2007 06:20 AM

I love using contrasting woods, they play well off of each other.

-- Todd A. Clippinger, Montana, http://americancraftsmanworkshop.com

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#4 posted 11-27-2007 06:37 AM

Thanks guys. I love this project. It couldn’t be easier. Though, I didn’t have the right size round-over bit (xmas list ;) ), so I used a cove bit to make a cove in a sanding block and went to town on the edges.

-- http://www.tenoclockwoodworks.com

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#5 posted 11-27-2007 06:43 AM

Way to be inventive. Very nice weather station.

-- 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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#6 posted 11-27-2007 08:16 AM

You are on you way Bill. Very nice looking project.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/

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#7 posted 11-27-2007 12:34 PM

Good looking weather station.

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#8 posted 01-04-2008 11:38 PM

Very nice! Where do you get the inserts? (And where do you get the clocks for your other projects?) – Thanks

-- John - Central PA - http://affyx.wordpress.com

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Bill Hall

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#9 posted 01-04-2008 11:44 PM

JC, thank you very much for the compliments. I get the clock parts from klockit.com and Woodcraft.

-- http://www.tenoclockwoodworks.com

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