Mantle Clock

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Project by LoganB50 posted 05-11-2018 04:15 PM 873 views 0 times favorited 8 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I made this clock in woods class. It was a fun project to make. I used red oak for my material. The glass I used was stained blue and made the clock look very interesting. I finally lathered it in tung oil to finish it off.

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#1 posted 05-11-2018 04:18 PM

Very nice clock. Nice clean, strong lines. Did you work off a set of plans or did you draw up you own?

-- Earl "I'm a pessamist - generally that increases the chance that things will turn out better than expected"

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#2 posted 05-11-2018 04:23 PM

Good job.

-- Handcrafted by Mike Henderson - Channelview, Texas

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#3 posted 05-11-2018 07:18 PM

This clock is very nice and I like the design. Congratulations and welcome to Lumberjocks.

-- helluvawreck aka Charles,

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#4 posted 05-11-2018 07:47 PM

Does my heart good to see shop classes alive and well, nice work.

Thanks for posting, and thank your teacher, he/she is part of a dying breed.

Do you have access to a shop when you aren’t in school? Hope you do.

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#5 posted 05-11-2018 07:53 PM

Congratulations to you and your classmates, you all did an excellent job. Your choice of marbleized blue glass makes for a very interesting and attractive combination that blends in well with the wood grain. Best of luck in your future woodworking projects.

-- Leafherder

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#6 posted 05-11-2018 09:40 PM

Awesome job. Great looking project and love the stained glass. It will become a life long addiction that will only give back enjoyment and cool looking pieces of functional art.

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#7 posted 05-12-2018 12:38 AM

Good job! I wish they did projects like this when I was in shop class!

-- We all make mistakes, the trick is to fix it in a way that says "I meant to do that".

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#8 posted 05-12-2018 03:32 PM

I think its really cool, keep up the shop classes!

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