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« on: January 02, 2012 04:17:46 PM »

A few months ago, I saw a really cheezy clock at Hobby Lobby.  The only cool thing about it is that it's a giant bottlecap.  A few months later, I finally decided to buy it and geekify it.

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It wasn't a very difficult project.  I just took the clock apart and painted the face.  But I think it's pretty dang cool and it's going up on the wall in my new place.
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« Reply #1 on: January 02, 2012 06:51:54 PM »

MUCH better !
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« Reply #2 on: January 02, 2012 07:24:38 PM »

Very nice. Always love me some nuka-cola...well as long as I have some radaway with me.
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« Reply #3 on: January 02, 2012 07:32:35 PM »

It's always 4:20 in the Man Cave! Hahaha Love the redo  Grin
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« Reply #4 on: January 02, 2012 08:59:56 PM »

Thanks everyone!  I couldn't resist buying that clock just to paint it.  I was worried it wouldn't look very good, but I'm happy with how it turned out.
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« Reply #5 on: January 20, 2012 01:21:23 AM »

Awesome! Great idea, I never would have thought of that but it is perfect!
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« Reply #6 on: February 03, 2012 02:45:50 PM »

Just showed this to my 14yr old son who collects bottle tops.  His reaction - I WANT THIS!  Never seen a bottle top clock in the UK though  Sad
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