Arts and Crafts Mantle Clock

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Project by Irishmike757 posted 01-29-2014 02:12 PM 1499 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This was one of three clocks made for Christmas presents the spouse daughters. One of walnut (shown), one of red oak, one of ash. Plans from Woodcraft and movement purchased from Schlumbacher in Iowa.

Fun project with lots of small parts. Required a jig to be constructed to assemble the columns and inserts.

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#1 posted 01-29-2014 02:17 PM

This turned out nicely. Welcome to Lumberjocks.

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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#2 posted 01-29-2014 03:27 PM

looks nice, great work

-- steve, simple and effective

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#3 posted 01-29-2014 03:29 PM

Very nice,good job.

-- Custom furniture

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#4 posted 01-30-2014 01:51 AM

Great looking clock! I’ve always liked clocks with pendulums!

-- Dean -- "Don't give up the ship -- fight her 'till she sinks!" Capt James Lawrence USN

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#5 posted 02-03-2014 03:27 PM

Looks great and well crafted. Beautiful wood choice, kit and finish. Great job!

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