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Project by lejeune posted 02-19-2012 03:44 PM 1831 views 1 time favorited 12 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here is a Louis XVI clock that has the scroll saw. Clock is made of Jatoba and Pin.la a varnished finish is crystal clear. I worked 100 hours on 1 1/2 year to finish

-- lejeune,Québec





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marter1229

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#1 posted 02-19-2012 03:56 PM

Great looking clock!
Congrats.

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#2 posted 02-19-2012 04:05 PM

unbelievable clock fantastic work.

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Lee A. Jesberger

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#3 posted 02-19-2012 05:52 PM

WOW, that looks like a lot of work.

Great scrolling. Makes we want to dust mine off.

Lee

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LittlePaw

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#4 posted 02-19-2012 08:34 PM

You spent a lot of “time” on the making of your clock . . . couldn’t resist the pun. It is gorgeous, lejeune. I have a scroll saw, but hadn’t made hardly anything with it. How long did it take you on this one? Of the other clocks you’ve made, I like the Louis XVI best.

-- LittlePAW - The sweetest sound in my shop, next to Mozart, is what a hand plane makes slicing a ribbon.

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lejeune

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#5 posted 02-19-2012 09:43 PM

Thanks for the comments, Littlepaw, these my most pleasant clock that I am given the degree of difficulty.But all my clocks I am my create a real pleasure.I encourage you to do small projects with your saw a scroll saw.

-- lejeune,Québec

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Woodenwizard

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#6 posted 02-20-2012 08:19 AM

A fine clock. I understand the amount of time put into a piece like this. Very well done. Thanks for sticking with it and sharing with us.

-- John, Colorado's (Wooden Wizard)

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Time2beupinAZ

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#7 posted 02-20-2012 05:53 PM

wow very nice work.

-- Tim - I usally measure twice after I cut......then I know for sure that I cut it short.....

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Diggerjacks

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#8 posted 02-21-2012 07:01 PM

Hello

A scrollsaw worker to another scrollsaw worker: Congratulations !!!

A fantastic clock

Is it a personnal pattern ?

Thanks for sharing and Congratulations for this beautiful piece

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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lejeune

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#9 posted 02-23-2012 02:49 AM

Thank you Diggerjacks
No it is a plan that I purchased on the http://www.finescrollsaw.com/index-fr.htm site.

-- lejeune,Québec

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#10 posted 02-23-2012 12:42 PM

This is really nice work. It’s beautiful.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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-- 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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Diggerjacks

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#11 posted 02-23-2012 07:00 PM

Hello Lejeune

Lejeune a french name ?

Thanks for the link

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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lejeune

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#12 posted 02-23-2012 11:43 PM

Yes Mr. diggerjacks I am Canadian French, with very little English. Long live the translators of languages.

-- lejeune,Québec

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