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My Fathers Clock

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Project by RustedRain posted 684 days ago 754 views 2 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this clock out of Cherry for my dad. He was always interested in clocks with mechanical movements, and had even put a grandfather clock together out of a kit. i got really lucky with the back panel, as I found a board with some figure and book-matched it. He was very surprised when i gave it to him, and it was put in a prominent place on the living room wall. The wood has since aged beautifully. I am glad he got to enjoy it as long as he did.

-- RR





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 684 days ago

Great looking clock and a wonderful gift for your father.

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Beginningwoodworker

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#2 posted 684 days ago

Beautiful clock!

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Monte Pittman

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#3 posted 684 days ago

Real nice. That’s not an easy first build.

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Oldtool

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#4 posted 683 days ago

Very nice clock.

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#5 posted 683 days ago

It came out very nice and I’m sure that he loved it : )

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