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Project by SgtSnafu posted 11-16-2010 12:27 AM 3527 views 28 times favorited 17 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Once I seen the one that VillageWood posted a while back, I was inspired!!

I made two – here are my renditions…

-- Scotty - aka... SgtSnafu - Randleman NC





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Jamie Speirs

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#1 posted 11-16-2010 12:57 AM

I would like to make one of these.
They look really great.

Jamie

-- Who is the happiest of men? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though 'twere his own. --Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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#2 posted 11-16-2010 01:07 AM

I love it! I’m going to make these as Christmas Gifts. They will get a blast out of it :-). Pun shamelessly intended

-- Jim in Langley BC Canada --- www.sollows.ca

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#3 posted 11-16-2010 01:13 AM

Awesome – will have to add this to the growing to do list!

-- Jeff - I have not failed. I've just found 10,002 ways that won't work.

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#4 posted 11-16-2010 01:30 AM

Just when you thought they ran out of ideas for novelty clocks. Actually, I really like these. For the busy executive who has everything.

-- Rob, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada, newagainedm.blogspot.com

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#5 posted 11-16-2010 01:59 AM

Just be careful if you send them through the mail. You might give some poor Clerk a heart attack not to mention a polite knock on your door from the FBI if your packages are ever x-rayed on their trip which is Highly likely.

Other wise I think they are cool.

-- No matter how good or bad a day your having a smile always makes it better!

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steopa

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#6 posted 11-16-2010 02:01 AM

That’s hilarious!

-- Steopa

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rowdy

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#7 posted 11-16-2010 02:45 AM

I have made several of these in the past and have given all of them away, with one exception. I did keep one for myself. These little gifts have been very much appreciated by the recipients. I gave one to my former secretary, who now keeps it on a front corner of her desk…. just as a warning! However, she tells me that she has had a lot of inquiries as to where she got it. I did mail a couple of them and did not have any problems with that. Nevertheless, I was a bit apprehensive about sending them via USPS.

-- Rowdy in Kechi, Kansas

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#8 posted 11-16-2010 05:14 AM

Ah yes, the infamous IRA alarm clock. ;)

-- The nicer the nice, the higher the price!

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#9 posted 11-16-2010 12:12 PM

I really like them.. Big Tiny you really crack me up sometimes..

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

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rdlaurance

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#10 posted 11-16-2010 12:35 PM

LOL——-Scotty, I think this style of clock that you and VillageWood have made is destined to be a classic. Wasn’t it Wile E.Coyote… no, no it was the ACME Co. that originally made these… LOL

Love it, and I think one day, I’ll make my own.
Thanks for posting.

-- Rick, south Sweden

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#11 posted 11-16-2010 02:40 PM

Love this! What a great idea..the only thing it’s missing is the black binding straps around the sticks of dynamite…you could probubly use large shrink tubing cut into bands..I want to “borrow” this idea!

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#12 posted 11-16-2010 04:06 PM

Funny idea, and great execution.

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#13 posted 11-16-2010 04:37 PM

These are Great! I have had it on my list for some time. There is another fellow Lumberjock that made one as well.
http://lumberjocks.com/projects/37333 I don’t know if you saw this one, so I thought I would share it with you. Thx for the post.

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

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#14 posted 11-21-2010 04:15 AM

I love this clock, gonna have to build me one of these. Thanks for posting

-- Gary, Little River,SC I've Learned that the Lord didn't do it all in one day and neither can I

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#15 posted 12-14-2010 05:22 AM

Nice piece to put in the Complaint Department.

-- No matter how many factors go into thinking about a project, there is always one important new discovery to be made.

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