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Project by Daiku posted 10-13-2011 04:30 PM 2554 views 18 times favorited 19 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I just noticed that I haven’t posted in a while even though I’ve been a voyeur of all your amazing projects. Recently I decided that I wanted to try a pendulum clock and this design has been floating around in my mind for quite some time. The base is mahogany with maple laminated in the middle, the legs are walnut with a spalted maple layer in the middle. The clock face is maple with walnut dowels for indicators and the pendulum is maple with cherry accents.

Thanks for looking,

-- Cal Noguchi - EZdado.com





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Jonathan

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#1 posted 10-13-2011 04:54 PM

Great job Cal. It looks light and elegant. I’m assuming it is more of a table top sized clock? Certainly not your typical pendulum. Also like that you did most everything in groups of 3. 3-pieces laminated for the base, 3-pieces for the legs/supports, 3-pieces for the pendulum, then the crossbar with the legs makes another group of 3.

-- 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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Ken90712

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#2 posted 10-13-2011 05:07 PM

Another work of art! You come up with some amazing projects. One of your clock from the past has been on my to do list for a while now. Thx for sharing.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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MShort

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#3 posted 10-13-2011 05:49 PM

Very nice work. I like your design and woodwork on this project.

-- Mike, Missouri --- “A positive life can not happen with a negative mind.” ---

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ratchet

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#4 posted 10-13-2011 06:57 PM

Highly appealing. This clock would look great on a mantle or hall table. I think this piece exudes a good sense of design. Thank you for sharing it with us.

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jksmith69

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#5 posted 10-13-2011 10:14 PM

I like it! very nice design…

-- "Give me wood..... And I will play with it!"

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#6 posted 10-13-2011 11:30 PM

Simply wonderful design : )

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

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wrench

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#7 posted 10-13-2011 11:47 PM

love the lines. looks great!!!

-- J Wrench Syracuse New York

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Tootles

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#8 posted 10-14-2011 12:16 AM

A very light and elegant design. It looks great.

-- I may have lost my marbles, but I still have my love of woodworking

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#9 posted 10-14-2011 01:16 AM

Very nice clock.

-- Tim, Missouri ....Inside every older person is a younger person wondering what the heck happened

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kiefer

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#10 posted 10-14-2011 01:39 AM

Beautiful clock
Very original design and elegant looking.
I like it a lot !

Kiefer

-- Kiefer https://www.youtube.com/user/woodkiefer1/videos

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BTKS

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#11 posted 10-14-2011 04:21 AM

Wonderful, eyecatching project! I like the design, somewhat whimsical and a little rustic / traditional. A wonderful balance of shape, color and material. Like Jonathan said, the three way symmetry.
Keep up the god work, BTKS

-- "Man's ingenuity has outrun his intelligence" (Joseph Wood Krutch)

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blackcherry

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#12 posted 10-15-2011 12:37 AM

Such artistry, with wonderful color tones very hypnotic. Thanks for posting yet another elegant project…Blkcherry

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ArthurS

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#13 posted 10-20-2011 02:01 AM

Thanks for the post the style is inspirational.

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rance

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#14 posted 11-26-2011 11:31 PM

That’s a nice design Cal. Great job.

-- Backer boards, stop blocks, build oversized, and never buy a hand plane--

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#15 posted 11-26-2011 11:38 PM

Design-d-elegance ,very nice

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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