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Old July 12th, 2011, 12:56 AM   #1
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Has anyone here made their own wooden clock? if so do you have any links to free plans? i found a few but wanted to see if you guys had any thing else.
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Old July 12th, 2011, 01:00 AM   #2
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Back in Junior high wood shop, and nope, the school provided the plans.
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Old July 12th, 2011, 03:00 AM   #3
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1. Get wood.
2. Get clock mechanism.
3. Drill hole.
4. Install clock mechanism.
5. Enjoy your wood clock.
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Old July 12th, 2011, 03:00 AM   #4
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Great, now you've given me one more thing to put on the list of things I want to make "someday"
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My dad had one in his shop he made from an old table saw blade, I have an old brake disk I thought about doing something similar with.
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get a long, straight piece of wood.

Turn it on a lathe until it is round.

Sand it smooth.

Varnish or paint.












Oh. CLOCKS














never mind.
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Old July 12th, 2011, 06:57 AM   #7
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Where can I get one of those? I must have one.
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Old July 12th, 2011, 09:22 AM   #9
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I need some coffee. I read that as "wooden chock" and was thinking "plans? really?"
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Where can I get one of those? I must have one.
mexico...they even make them out of clay too
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You are in Metamora? Have you talked to John Crews?
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Where can I get one of those? I must have one.
ummm....ummmmm....not sure what to say to that one....
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all wood too
http://www.dantucker.8m.net/images/tassy_sundial.jpg
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You are in Metamora? Have you talked to John Crews?
No i dont know the name.
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Old July 12th, 2011, 11:15 PM   #15
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i am liking this one i think http://www.woodenclockparts.com/cloc...PDF/Clock1.pdf
but instead of roman numerals i want to just use a round dowel that is a darker color than the rest of the face to mark each hour
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ummm....ummmmm....not sure what to say to that one....
You wouldnt like a large hand crafted wooden cock hanging in your kitchen? You are lying if you say no.
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lol wow i should have know this tread would go in a weird direction lol
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Old July 13th, 2011, 12:42 AM   #18
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lol wow i should have know this tread would go in a weird direction lol
It's par for the course.
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No i dont know the name.
He lives on School St. The first street S. of Barrows. There is a sign in front of his house that says clocks. He build the whole thing from scratch. There are some pretty amazing clocks that he has built.
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