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Forum topic by Martin Sojka posted 09-11-2006 07:31 AM 2746 views 0 times favorited 6 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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Martin Sojka

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09-11-2006 07:31 AM

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 ;)

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#1 posted 09-11-2006 12:09 PM

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.

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#2 posted 01-28-2007 10:40 PM

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

-- Bill, Turlock California,

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#3 posted 01-28-2007 10:51 PM

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!"

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#4 posted 01-29-2007 01:04 AM

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

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#5 posted 01-29-2007 06:05 AM

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 ;)

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#6 posted 01-29-2007 01:51 PM

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.

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