Traditional Wall Clock
This sophisticated, but simple-to-build, pendulum clock is sure to be a treasured possession in your family for generations.
Building a clock is a project on the bucket list of many woodworkers. This clock offers great-looking features, such as curved doors and moldings, an elegant glass front, and a working pendulum. At the same time, the scale of the clock, as well as the simple techniques required to build it, make it an approachable project for anyone who’s interested in trying their hands at a clock. So if you’ve always wanted to build your own heirloom clock, then give this one a go. By the end, you’ll have truly earned a one-of-a-kind family heirloom.
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What You Get:
- 17 printable (digital) pages of step-by-step instructions
- 90 full-color exploded views, photos and illustrations
- Special article helps you choose the clock components
- Materials list and cutting diagram
- Retail sources for hardware and supplies
Note: After your purchase, you will receive an email containing a PDF attachment of your purchased plan, as well as instructions for logging in to download the plan and access any other associated files and videos, which will all be located on this page.
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The United States Customary System of Units (USCS or USC), more commonly referred to as the English or Imperial system, is the standard set of units for our plans. It uses inches and feet for measurement. This is the one you probably want if you are in the United States, and it is the one we have traditionally offered on this website.
The International System of Units (SI), more commonly referred to as the metric system, is the alternative set of units that we have available for some of our plans. It uses millimeters, centimeters, and meters for measurement. This is the one you probably want if you are outside the United States. These plans are provided by our business partner, Australian Woodsmith, and are based on the original Woodsmith plan. However, dimensions and other elements of the plan may vary between the metric and standard versions. Be sure to double-check the plan before building.