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Tasmanian Timbers Clock

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Project by DoctorDan posted 10-20-2011 11:52 PM 2413 views 2 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Tasmanian Timbers Clock
Timbers: Panels Huon Pine, Case Blackheart Sassafras, Inlay Sassafras and Ebony.
Joinery: Mitred Hand Cut Dovetails. Glue: Epoxy for the case. Hide for the panel.
Movement: Continuous Sweep from Let's Make Time Clock Company .
Finish: ROS Sanded to 240. Shellac. Organoil (Tung Oil).

You can see a complete work in progress and more details at my blog - the love of wood.

-- Daniel - http://theloveofwood.blogspot.com/





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#1 posted 10-21-2011 01:30 AM

That’s sharp looking. The pine and sassafras contrast beautifully.

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#2 posted 10-23-2011 02:53 AM

Very nice looking clock : )

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

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#3 posted 11-08-2011 01:36 PM

I like the very pleasing proportions of the clock case and the warm soft contrast in the wood mix. The display area underneath has so many possibilities and elevates the timepiece nicely. First class, one to make for sure.

-- gene@toronto.ontario.canada : dovetail free since '53, critiques always welcome.

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