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Project by prez posted 129 days ago 579 views 1 time favorited 9 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Sorry guys, I just don’t know how to turn the pictures the right way!! So you’ll have to tilt your heads a bit….

Anyway, got this idea from an LJ a few days ago…and decided to make one. I had a clock that was collecting dust in my drawer and I had some exotic woods just sitting there…..so I decided to create an heirloom..wink,wink….

Not sure where it’s going but it will be in the living-room for now.

prez

-- George..." I love the smell of a workshop in the morning!"





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 129 days ago

Nice clock! Real pretty wood!!
................Jim

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#2 posted 129 days ago

That’s a nice clock. To get the picture turned you just grab the bottom corner and lift (with your legs, never lift with your back.) Here it’s started, a little more…

Almost there.

Too far! Too far! I thought you had that side.

Whew, that was close. Now it’s fine. No, it’s fine – just leave it alone before you break it.

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prez

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#3 posted 128 days ago

Too funny…..!!!! Thanks JJ Yep…looks better that way!

-- George..." I love the smell of a workshop in the morning!"

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#4 posted 128 days ago

You’ld think that there would be a Portrait or Landscape setting on that camera / phone to orient photos correctly.
What woods and finish did you use on your clock ?

-- When you arrive at my front door, please knock softly but firmly. I like soft , firm, knockers : )

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prez

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#5 posted 128 days ago

Dusty…..zebra, teak, and birdseye maple….used tung oil for a finish.

prez

-- George..." I love the smell of a workshop in the morning!"

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#6 posted 126 days ago

G’day Prez, That’s surely on very fine piece of timber you selected to make the clock.
The positioning of the clock at the top of the figure/grain pattern just sets it all off perfectly.
Well done sir..

-- Lifes good, Enjoy each new day...... Cheers from "On Top DownUnder" Crowie

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prez

341 posts in 1913 days


#7 posted 126 days ago

Thanks Crowie….and a G’day to you too….

prez

-- George..." I love the smell of a workshop in the morning!"

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#8 posted 126 days ago

Its a nice one and you did a good job on it.

helluvawreck aka Charles
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#9 posted 126 days ago

Super looking clock Prez well done. Funny stuff Joe.

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