8 cuts with a bandsaw

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Project by idiotwithtools posted 1081 days ago 1510 views 6 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I used Lon Kelley’s idea for a band saw box, cut it into veneers, and used it to make a clock. As an experiment with the band saw it turned out to be an interesting design for me. the finish is 2 coats of Tung oil, 2 coats of poly, and finished off with paste wax. I believe the link for Lon Kelley’s band saw box is

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#1 posted 1081 days ago

Very attractive and very creative design.

Really nice work

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#2 posted 1081 days ago

Very cool!

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#3 posted 1081 days ago

I like the contrasting look you’ve created using this technique. I can imagine 2-more clock faces here (with shorter arms), all set to different time zones.

-- Jonathan, Denver, CO "Constructive criticism is welcome and valued as it gives me new perspectives and helps me to advance as a woodworker."

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#4 posted 1081 days ago

I really like it. Can you provide a link to Lon Kelley’s idea?

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#5 posted 1080 days ago

I too would be interested in how your made this magnificent piece.

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#6 posted 1080 days ago

I like it!

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#7 posted 1076 days ago

Great clock..

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#8 posted 948 days ago

nice look grate

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