Monthly Archives: February 2013

Put on a happy face

Well this is progress.  Since I didn’t buy my dial ready to go I have to come up with the design and arrange for the artwork.  I’m hoping to generate camera-ready art so that I can have the basic design … Continue reading

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An exciting day

After a bit of waiting the movement arrived via UPS on Friday.  Three boxes to contain it all.  No box could have contained my excitement though.  I’ve been looking forward to this project for so long and passing this milestone … Continue reading

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Sit Rep

Not a lot happening.  Works and clock face are on back order.  Getting ready to remodel the upstairs bathroom this coming weekend.  I did sit down and do a first draft of drawing. Because I’m an AutoCAD geek (sort of) … Continue reading

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Rats, foiled again

The movement is on backorder.  So we wait.  In the meantime here’s the poem credited with popularizing the term “grandfather clock” Grand-Father’s Clock My grand-father’s clock was too large for the shelf, So it stood ninety years on the floor; … Continue reading

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