Woodsmith Clock

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Project by bachambers posted 06-11-2012 03:49 PM 3169 views 7 times favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Simple clock that was completed as a Christmas present last year. The kids did most of the assembly, sanding and finishing.

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#1 posted 06-11-2012 05:37 PM

nice looking clock
great for the kids to help

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#2 posted 06-11-2012 06:03 PM

Beautiful clock design and execution : )
Are there plans available ?
thank you.

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#3 posted 06-14-2012 03:49 PM

It’s a Woodsmith plan that I picked up at the Woodsmith Store. It doesn’t look like the plan is available on Woodsmith’s site

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#4 posted 06-14-2012 03:55 PM

That’s nice and clean and a simple style. I bet ya’ll had fun building that.


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#5 posted 07-10-2012 03:47 PM

Great job. I am really interested in building one like that, however I can’t find the plans on the Woodsmith site. Can you share the plans or provide info on where I might find them? Thanks

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#6 posted 07-11-2012 02:46 PM

Whoa… just found it online in case anyone is interested:

I look forward to building one. Just hope it turns out as nice as yours!

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#7 posted 07-11-2012 08:04 PM

I’ve been looking over the plans I found. They look pretty in-depth and complete, however there is no mention of the clock movement, face, hands, etc. The Woodsmith plans are usually pretty good about including that sort of thing.

I know there are a lot of online sources for these things, but in this case too many for me to sort through. I was wondering if you could provide some details on the clock stuff you used.

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#8 posted 07-12-2012 08:08 AM

You found it. It appears that The Woodsmith Shop will be building the clock on season 6, episode 602, which means that they will have the plans available for free once the show is released.

I believe I purchased a standard quartz movement and hands from and ordered the face from woodcraft.
(the hands are free with purchase of movement)

Good luck, it was a fun project!

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#9 posted 07-27-2012 04:09 PM

Nice job, I wish my miters on the first one I made were as tight as yours.

I bought the clock movements from Lee Valley for mine, they were not expensive.


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