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« on: December 05, 2005 10:29:30 AM »

Okay, so this is my first challenge...sorry this pics are so bad as far as color goes, but my digital camera is terrible at getting color...anyways, this clock was made only with things available at home depot, i even included 5 pennies i received as change...total cost $8.95, plus those five pennies and some stress...I am waiting to get my film back which has photos of me making it, but i wanted to get this post up before i forgot.

to access the clock workings and two of the front screws come out and the front face comes off, two of the screws are dummy screws just for looks...

here is the back

and yet another front view

my first challenge attempt... Undecided

for those who have asked i will be posting a step by step tutorial as soon as my shopping and crafting is done for the holiday, also clocks and other works by me will be in my new online gallery/shop after the holidays...www.espressopunk.com.  happy holidays to all.
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« Reply #1 on: December 05, 2005 11:08:11 AM »

Very creative.  I love it!

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« Reply #2 on: December 05, 2005 11:18:24 AM »

you rock! I would totally shell out the cash for something this cool.........
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« Reply #3 on: December 05, 2005 11:21:01 AM »

Industrial design at it's finest...Great job and completely unique!

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« Reply #4 on: December 05, 2005 12:26:54 PM »

I like it. It has character. It looks like it might walk away!  Cheesy

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« Reply #5 on: December 05, 2005 02:31:33 PM »

That's awesome! How big is it?

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« Reply #6 on: December 05, 2005 02:41:04 PM »

HOLY CRAP!! You are so creative that clock is WONDERFUL!!!! I can totally see Pier1 charging at least 40 bucks for that. Great job

« Reply #7 on: December 05, 2005 02:50:58 PM »

that's so awesome! it reminds me of an old film loaded camera.

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« Reply #8 on: December 05, 2005 04:22:51 PM »

That's awesome! How big is it?

the main junction box part is about 5x5x2.5 inches
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« Reply #9 on: December 05, 2005 04:36:41 PM »

Thats awesome expressopunk! Where did you get the metal things that say "love"? That is so cool!

Where's the yellow button! Whoa, whose car is that.. it's a beast!
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