David Mechanical Clock Kit - 3D Clock Wood Puzzle Model Kit - DIY Wooden Gear Clock - Wall Clock with Pendulum, No Batteries Required, Runs for 36 Hours on Single Wind. 15.8 x 7.2 x 3.3 inches. PENDULUM CLOCK - Runs for 36 hours per wind, No batteries are required. The "David" Wooden Gear Clock is an homage to the clockmakers of years past. The timepiece is powered by a falling counterweight it and measures the minutes with a gently swaying pendulum.
INCLUDES - This kit includes over 100 parts precision cut from select birch plywood and clear poplar hardwood. It features 12 bearings, carbon fiber axles, and comprehensive instructions.
CONVERSATION PIECE - As a precision instrument, assembling this kit requires patience and careful attention to detail. The reward for this challenge is beautiful hand-crafted wall clock. Once built, the rhythmic ticking and moving gears will capture attention and spark conversation.
FAMILY FUN - Building this clock kit can be fun for the family to complete together. The complexity of this kit will bring families together for hours to create something truly special to hang in the home. This model is fully functional when completed. ASSEMBLY REQUIRES - One package of 4000 BBs, 150 Grit Sandpaper (1-2 sheets), 220 Grit Sandpaper (1-2 sheets), Carpenter's Glue, Cyanoacrylate Glue ("Crazy Glue" or "Super Glue"), Three 4 Quick Clamps or Masking Tape or Weights.The five gear train allows for longer run times between winds and a shorter pendulum. It requires more skill to build, but the result is a timepiece, not a toy! Using no batteries, this clock is powered by a counterweight that gently lowers to the ground, powering the pendulum through the gears of the clock. This kit works on the same principles that clockmakers have used for hundreds of years! This clock includes twelve ball bearings to ensure the smoothest possible movement. Combined with carbon fiber axles, this kit is designed to run for years! The frame of this clock is laser cut from select quality hardwoods. We intend this kit to be proudly displayed as part of your home, not a novelty. Build your own Timepiece that will Mesmerize for Years. The parts are carefully designed and precision cut to fit together into a working gear clock.
The assembly has been simplified where ever possible to provide the best chance for success. The kit includes accurate, low friction carbon fiber axles, ballbearings, high strength braided dacron, and several other premium components to ensure your clock will last. Clear, step by step instructions are always up to date, and available on our website.
The kit is designed, documented, and manufactured at the ABONG factory near Toronto, Canada. We want you to build a working clock. Additional Tools and Supplies Needed to Assemble this Kit. One or two sheets of 220 grit sand paper are more than enough to complete the kit.A good quality wood glue and a small bottle of super glue are all you need to assemble the clock. The only tools required to build this first time clock builders kit are a pair of scissors and a razor saw. A set of three mini clamps are optional.
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