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This tower clock took me well over a hundred hours just to cut it out.
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#1 posted 03-20-2013 09:35 PM
Wow! That is a lot of work! Your project shows a lot talent and patience ! That is priceless! Such a beautiful work. I envy you! You’re a genius!
-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"
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#2 posted 03-21-2013 01:05 AM
I know nothing about scrolling but I know that masterpiece deserves more than 1 comment! That is an amazing piece of work and should be a Top 3 for sure.
-- " I'll try to be nicer, if you'll try to be smarter" gfadvm
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#3 posted 03-21-2013 01:06 AM
Amazing, I can only imagine how much TIME you have in that. Nice work.
-- Superdav "No matter where you go - there you are." http://chiselandforge.com
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#4 posted 03-21-2013 01:07 AM
wow – very elaborate and decorativenice job!
-- Greg Simon
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#5 posted 03-21-2013 01:08 AM
It always amazes me, the time and effort that goes into a piece like this. Your perseverance and dedication to the art really shows! Nicely done!!!
-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?
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#6 posted 03-21-2013 01:50 AM
I done this clock a while back. You can see mine here if you’d like.What kind of wood did you use?Did you put finish on it? And if so, what kind?When I do clock, I like to scroll out wooden faces for them. They just go better in my opinion than inserts (which can be expensive with shipping). If you plan on doing any future scrolled clocks and would like some patterns for clock faces that can be adapted for various clock, let me know. You can send me a PM with your email address and I can send them to you.
#7 posted 03-21-2013 01:51 AM
I’d like to see more pictures if you have any.I enjoy seeing others examples of clocks that I have done myself.
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#8 posted 03-21-2013 03:57 AM
This must have required great patience and a steady hand.
-- No, I don't want to buy the pink hammer.
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#9 posted 03-21-2013 06:51 AM
beautiful clock ,it amazing how you guys have the focus to do these
-- Jesus Is Alright with me
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#10 posted 03-21-2013 12:17 PM
Weedman, nice execution. Shows great dedication and focus. I’ve put in my share of time on my Excalibur scroll saw and I have great respect for the quantity of PIECES you created. Did u save them? One time, just for a rif, I saved all the scraps I created and put them in a clear plastic bag. It made a pretty impressive display. Did u choose solid wood or ply? What kind of finish? Once again, BRAVO! ( Italien for Good Job!)
-- Howard, Maryland USA
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#11 posted 03-21-2013 02:12 PM
I like that kind of scrolled face panel work…. I wonder if it’s Germanic in it’s origins, as my wife had a cuckoo clock she got in Germany with that kind of scrolled face look.
Sadly… it broke during a move
-- Pine is fine, but Oak's no joke!
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#12 posted 03-21-2013 04:50 PM
This is incredible! After seeing work like this, I find it’s much easier to be humble.
Great work! Thanks for sharing.
-- John B.
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#13 posted 03-21-2013 05:53 PM
A fantastic work
I have a pattern to make one like this but I haven’t 100 hours in front of me ….
Did you use a particular finishing ?
Thanks for sharing
-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit
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#14 posted 03-24-2013 01:35 AM
Great job, as a scroller myself i can appreciate what it takes to complete something like that….keep it up
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