Home Project Exquisite Materials And A Stylish Design Come Together To Make This Living Room Centerpiece
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Tall Case Clock Photos by Don Kondra After doing their research and purchasing the movement, my clients approached me so I could work out the details of this clock with them.Because the movement is so beautiful, we went with a design in which the movement was as visible as possible.
The wood choice was easy; they already had pieces made with pitchy cherry.This wood has black pitch pockets and is culled at the mill as being unsuitable for commercial work.I do custom spray finishing for a local furniture store that has a standing order with a mill for this beautiful wood so I was able to secure enough for this project.
In hindsight, the design was fairly straightforward.The dimensions for the carcase were determined by the physical requirements the clock mechanics need to work.After reading the supplied drawings four or five times, this turned out to be 62" high x 20" wide x 11" deep.
I did add an inch and a half to the minimum required width of the carcase.In order to start the pendulum swinging, it is important to start it slightly out of its normal arc.I also made the carcase an inch deeper than necessary...