Mission Clock

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Project by TJCROSS posted 12-06-2010 07:07 AM 4810 views 18 times favorited 14 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Another clock I made a couple of years ago in QSWO with blue slag glass panels. I put a light in the back. Small christmas type bulb. I took a thin piece of aluminum and put a curve in it to bounce the light towards the glass. Had a nice effect and no I don’t have a picture of it. I did at one time. If I find it I’ll post it here. Thanks for looking and for all the compliments.


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#1 posted 12-06-2010 01:53 PM


When I first saw the blue glass, I thought, wow – that would be cool to put a light in there. Then, I read your post, and saw that that is what you did. I’ll bet it looks awesome with that light on! Your work is an inspiration to me. Thanks for sharing!

-- Tom, Surfside Beach, SC - Romans 8:28

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#2 posted 12-06-2010 01:59 PM

The way you handle wood and wood grain really is inspirational TJ. Just studying your pieces is very instructional. Wonderful as always!

-- Better to say nothing and be thought the fool... then to speak and erase all doubt!

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#3 posted 12-06-2010 02:29 PM

that is a beautiful clock.
wonderful craftmanship!

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#4 posted 12-06-2010 03:25 PM

Nice work, beautiful!!

-- Jack, Albuquerque

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#5 posted 12-06-2010 03:36 PM

Sweet! Very Stylish clock!

-- Dennis Zongker

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#6 posted 12-06-2010 03:39 PM

Very nice.Great wood selection

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#7 posted 12-06-2010 05:47 PM

Super Job!

-- Tim, Myrtle Beach, Just one more tool, that's all I need! :)

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#8 posted 12-06-2010 06:13 PM

Yet another fine looking clock. Would love to see a picture of it lit up…

-- Dan ~ Texarkana, Tx.

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#9 posted 12-06-2010 07:15 PM

I am so impressed with your work. I’ve seen other clocks by you, and
they are just as nice. Super work, and thanks for posting.

-- On the eighth day God was back in His woodworking shop! SteveW

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#10 posted 12-07-2010 02:45 AM

I continue to enjoy looking at your creations. Thanks!!!

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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Dan'um Style

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#11 posted 01-04-2011 12:23 AM

this one is very nice. especially like the blue grill work. This design/shape would make a cool steampunk radio.

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

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#12 posted 01-04-2011 12:55 AM

MAN !!! Are you GOOD at this !!!

She’s a beauty !

-- -- Neil

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Dan'um Style

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#13 posted 01-04-2011 01:27 AM

found this one eBay … I’m serious. It would be cool.


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

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#14 posted 01-11-2011 02:39 AM

I am a beginning clock maker and I was wondering where you obtained that clock dial.

-- Measure twice and cut once.....sneak up on it! Steve Lien

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