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Project by cajunpen posted 10-06-2011 03:17 AM 1341 views 3 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Nothing fancy. I had a nice piece of Zebra wood and a clock insert laying around. The hole for the insert was drilled with a 3 1/8” foresterner bit. I cut the riser at a 10 deg. angle so that it would tilt back. I rounded over the top and put about 5 coats of Wipe on Poly for a finish. I put my personalized medallion on top this time so that it would be seen.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased." http://www.cajunpen.com/





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Dusty56

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#1 posted 10-06-2011 04:04 AM

Nice grain in that Zebrawood….what did you finish it with ? It looks very rich and has a nice sheen to it : )
I also like the clock face that you chose .

-- I'm absolutely positive that I couldn't be more uncertain!

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#2 posted 10-06-2011 04:39 AM

Bill: A great clock.

I like making clocks. They are appreciated by many as a fine gift.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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Greg..the Cajun Wood Artist

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#3 posted 10-06-2011 05:37 AM

Nice clock Bill.

-- Each step of every Wood Art project I design and build is considered my masterpiece… because I want the finished product to reflect the quality and creativeness of my work

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#4 posted 10-06-2011 09:31 PM

Nice work. I’m thinking of making a clock or two for a club Christmas party door prizes.

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#5 posted 10-08-2011 01:05 AM

Interesting design.

-- jack -- ...measure once, curse twice!

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