Special Clock

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Project by GerardoArg1 posted 02-27-2014 12:58 AM 1309 views 1 time favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello everyone !
February is a special month. It is the birthday of my girlfriend. So now where we must demand creativity for MANY points!
Long ago I decided to venture into a custom clock, so I had a watch that was unattractive and which decided to take the machine for my project. For the background , I decided to use a model of Steve Good ( Thanks Steve! ), Which was not designed for a watch , but I somehow adapt .
So I started with the hole for the shaft , with the router then recess space for the machine , and there just rest use the jigsaw to finish the drawing . Use manual saw because the work was delicate and controlled is always more work with this .
The result was good and satisfied . I finished with a coat of varnish.
The wood background is ” Timbo ” . Extremely lightweight .
Again greetings to all of you and see you soon !

PS: in the first picture. Look at the index finger as a rookie suffered two deep cuts ! Never neglect when working with sharp things !

-- Disfruta tu trabajo (enjoy your work) (Bandera, Argentina)

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#1 posted 02-27-2014 01:14 AM

Nice project and great gift!!!

-- The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart. "Helen Keller"

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#2 posted 02-27-2014 09:13 AM

Beautiful workmanship worth MANY points!

-- It always looks better when it's finished!

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#3 posted 02-27-2014 09:53 AM

Very nice, some great details on this….

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#4 posted 02-27-2014 04:14 PM

That is a great idea. I like it.

-- It's all fun, Terry******N. Idaho

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#5 posted 02-27-2014 05:24 PM

Beautiful hand

-- "ButI'mMuchBetterNow"

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#6 posted 07-08-2014 12:09 PM

Beautiful job on that clock.It is so intricate!!.................Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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