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Forum topic by Martin Sojka posted 2779 days ago 2337 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Martin Sojka

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2779 days ago

Here are the photos of some historical clocks that I’ve seen in the museum few weekends ago. Since many of you have recently posted clock projects I though you’d appreciate these as the source of inspiration. Enjoy ;)

-- Martin, http://lumberjocks.com | My Facebook: http://profile.to/msojka


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Dick, & Barb Cain

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#1 posted 2779 days ago

Thank you Martin,very nice.

-- -** You are never to old to set another goal or to dream a new dream ****************** Dick, & Barb Cain, Hibbing, MN. http://www.woodcarvingillustrated.com/gallery/member.php?uid=3627&protype=1

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Bill

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#2 posted 2639 days ago

Those are some nice clocks. Has anyone here tried to make something like that?

-- Bill, Turlock California, http://www.brookswoodworks.com

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#3 posted 2639 days ago

I like the top one most. Something like this is on my woodworking “hope to do someday” list. Thanks, Martin.

-- CanuckDon "I just love small wooden boxes!" http://dpb-photography.me/

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MsDebbieP

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#4 posted 2639 days ago

I like the top one as well… I’m still considering creating something to put my antique pocket watch in…

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scottb

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#5 posted 2639 days ago

I like the top one too… but I don’t think that would fit in your pocket Debbie, or at least you’ll need some miniature tools to make a small enough one – perhaps make a lathe out of your Dremel, and use dental picks as chisels ;)

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- http://blanchardcreative.etsy.com -- http://snbcreative.wordpress.com/

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MsDebbieP

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#6 posted 2639 days ago

lol :)
I have a little collection of pocket watches, a couple from my great-grandfather’s home, a couple from other relatives and two that my first husband and I bought before we were married… gosh was that a long time ago. Actually I think we were in high school at the time so.. hm… that would make them antiques as well!! :) haha
Right now they are just sitting on a shelf. I’d love to mount them somehow to show them off. Lots of history there.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (https://www.facebook.com/DebbiePribeleENJOConsultant)

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