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  • Dragons Clock

    This is my first post w attachment, so I apologize in advance if things don't work...

    This is one my recent clocks. It's Pedro's "Dragons Clock". It's made from Canarywood & Bloodwood.
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    David Griffin
    Tuliptree Craft

  • #2
    Very nice clock. Love the dragons.
    Owner of a nice 21" Excalibur
    Owner of a Dewalt 788
    PuffityDragon on AFSP


    • #3
      Very nice work. My daughter would love that thanks for the Idea How hard are the clocks to make? I have never taken the time to try, but since the most recent issue came out the temptation is greatly enhanced....
      Newfield, New York Scroller
      Dewalt 788 & Dremel 1800


      • #4
        Very nicely cut Kofte. Nice contrast there between the canary and blood woods.

        Scrolling with a Dewalt 788


        • #5
          Thanks, y'all.

          CraftyNYSroller, It's not one I'd want to start with, as there are a few potentially tricky veining cuts around the legs (imagine cutting the outside within 1-2mm of the veining line 15" away while the blanks is stuck in your stomach :-) )but it wasn't what I'd call very difficult. I didn't keep records, but I'm estimating about 16 hours at the saw for two of them (stacked). I've got a detailed summary on my blog site at, along with some more pictures of it from different angles. There's several other posts related to the clock as well. If you've got any questions about it, feel free to ask.



          David Griffin
          Tuliptree Craft


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