Veneer Clocks

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Project by rustynails posted 05-10-2013 12:29 AM 1272 views 3 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Here are two veneer clocks that a made a while back. Basically you make a curvy cut in a mold out of a 2 X 4 with a bandsaw and put packing tape on the inside of the mold. Then you take 4 layers of veneer and glue them together and let dry. Once dry you cut the veneer at an angle and drill a hole in the one end for a brass rod and place it on a base and of course drill out for the clock. Thanks for looking…

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#1 posted 05-10-2013 01:41 AM

Wow. That is extremely cool. Great job.

-- Alex -- "I will one day write something intelligent, witty, or humorous here"

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#2 posted 05-10-2013 04:24 AM

The veneer pieces (minus the clocks and bases) remind me of flying pennants.
Veneer is a lot of fun to experiment and play around with …. but then, ... you already know that. :-)

I like them.

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#3 posted 05-10-2013 12:29 PM

awesome clocks

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#4 posted 05-10-2013 12:33 PM

Very unusual and creative design. Congratulations.

helluvawreck aka Charles

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