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Project by David posted 945 days ago 2225 views 6 times favorited 15 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Shaker wall clock that I constructed out of walnut and finished with Tried and True varnish oil and wax. The completed clock fits right at home on the Shaker style pegboard’s that we have in our house.





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MasterSergeant

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#1 posted 945 days ago

Very nice. The idea of hanging from the Peg is brilliant, thanks for this idea.

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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helluvawreck

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#2 posted 945 days ago

David, I have an original clock almost like that that sits on my dresser. You did a great job on that and it looks almost like an original. Good job.

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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bobthebuilderinmichigan

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#3 posted 945 days ago

Very nice. I like the finish and the overall execution.

-- Bobthebuilderinmichigan

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#4 posted 945 days ago

Really nice :)

-- "Give me your poor tools, your tired steel, your huddled masses of rust." Yep, I ripped off the Statue of Liberty. That's how I roll!

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blackcherry

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#5 posted 945 days ago

Nice done David, the finish looks grand…BC

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#6 posted 945 days ago

Great job. I love the Shaker look. Very nice work.

-- Wayne - Plymouth MN

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#7 posted 945 days ago

Simple clean & beautiful!

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#8 posted 945 days ago

Got to love the Shaker style !!
Also the Walnut is a nice choice versus the normal Cherry or Pine .: )

-- When you arrive at my front door, please knock softly but firmly. I like soft , firm, knockers : )

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Ken Fitzpatrick

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#9 posted 944 days ago

Very beautiful! Thank you for sharing!

-- • "I have noticed that nothing I have never said ever did me any harm."....... Calvin Coolidge

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tom427cid

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#10 posted 944 days ago

Nicely done,I especially like the way you incorporated the grain design into the lower panel. That adds a special touch.
tom

-- "certified sawdust maker"

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nobuckle

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#11 posted 944 days ago

Very nice. I started a clock a while back, you have inspired me to finish it. Thank you.

-- Doug - Make an effort to live by the slogan "We try harder"

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CodyM

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#12 posted 942 days ago

Very nice clock! Initially I could not see why everyone likes shaker styled objects so much, but the more I am exposed to it, the more I begin to see what all the fuss is about. The simplicity just takes time to see the beauty in.

-- Cody - Salt Lake City, UT

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pariswoodworking

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#13 posted 936 days ago

It looks great.

-- Only two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the former. -- Albert Einstein

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jesselacasse

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#14 posted 710 days ago

Very Nice. Looks like it came right out of the Shaker village down the road from me!

-- Jesse, NH - If a man speaks in the forest and no women are there to hear him, is he still wrong?

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woodcut

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#15 posted 179 days ago

Great clock!

-- Carl, Iowa

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