My journey making a Grandfather Clock

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Blog series by Daniel Barnes updated 02-18-2011 03:25 PM 2 parts 3749 reads 8 comments total

Part 1: Clock Specs

02-13-2011 05:35 PM by Daniel Barnes | 5 comments »

This is kinda what my clock will look like when I am finished with it and the movement and dial are the ones that I have chosen. There was only 3 days of school this week so not a whole lot of work got done on my clock. I have finished planeing the majority of my boards down and I started to cut some of the frame pieces out for the front and side pieces. I want to thank everyone who has looked and commented on my post. This going to be a very exciting and very nervous journey for ...

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Part 2: Frame

02-18-2011 03:25 PM by Daniel Barnes | 3 comments »

Well I have been real busy this week working on my clock and I have got alot accomplished. I have made the majority of the outside frame pieces, the 2 panel middle sections that divide the 3 sections, I gluded up post so I can start to make the turnings and carvings on the outside corners and i made the design of the panel section so now I can cut them out on the panels that seperates the three sections. The frame pieces were consturcted by useing some wood dowels and...

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