Christmas Clocks

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Project by woodbutcher posted 01-21-2008 07:15 PM 1600 views 3 times favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I saw somewhere here on the forum that someone can’t remember who, had decided to make several for christmas presents and thought that might be the answer for me to get a few gifts together quickly also! The first was from Brazilian Cherry-while the four that followed were from white oak stained with a walnut min-wax product and finished with tounge oil. Three made it under the tree in time while the last two were shipped via ups today. Thank goodness this is a hobby and not a way to make a living! Plans were from a Wood magazine.

-- woodbutcher north carolina

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#1 posted 01-21-2008 07:38 PM

Pretty nice!

-- Gary - Never pass up the opportunity to make a mistake look like you planned it that way - Tyler, TX

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#2 posted 01-21-2008 07:52 PM

oh wow.. looks like a lot of work!!! beatufiul

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#3 posted 01-21-2008 08:04 PM

Great idea for Christmas gifts (or any other occasion)

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#4 posted 01-21-2008 08:10 PM

Very nice clocks. To my way of thinking, you can’t have too many clocks and they always make nice gifts.

-- Working at Woodworking

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#5 posted 01-21-2008 09:51 PM

Nice clocks, bet they were really appreciated by the recipients. Have any pictures of the side profile?

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#6 posted 01-22-2008 12:31 AM

Fantastic looking clocks.

-- Andy Stark

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#7 posted 01-22-2008 03:42 AM

Really nice clocks!

-- Charlie M. "Woodworking - patience = firewood"

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#8 posted 01-22-2008 06:29 AM

TY Folks for taking the time to view and comment on the clocks. cajunpen, sorry I didn’t take any pics’ of the clocks from the side. I’ve given them all away now so I can’t take another now or I’d take one more and show it to you. Seems I’m always in too much of a hurry to get things done. cajunpen, did you recently make several clocks also? Thanks again to all those who commented.

Ken McGinnis

-- woodbutcher north carolina

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#9 posted 01-22-2008 01:22 PM


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#10 posted 01-24-2008 12:04 AM

Neat clocks.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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