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xx   CLOCK

Pennsylvania tall clock (circa 1790). This 7.5-ft. tall Germanic-style clock has a frame-and-panel base and Ogee Bracket feet. The waist section has a frame-and-panel on the section housing the pendulum and weights. Full-diameter spiral turned columns flank the door. The bonnet (top) has a framed glass door that provides access to the clock mechanism. The scrolled pediment is supported by two turned columns and is topped with three turned spires. Part 1. Building the base, waist and feet.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #25 Mar-Apr 1992 pg. 36
Correction AMERICAN WOODWORKER #26 May-Jun 1992 pg. 4

Pennsylvania tall clock. Part 2. Building the bonnet and installing the movement.
AMERICAN WOODWORKER #26 May-Jun 1992 pg. 36

Grandmother clock. A blend of modern technologoy and traditional style. A quartz clock with electronic chimes leaves plenty of room in the pendulum compartment for adjustable shelves to display books or collectibles.
CANADIAN HOME WORKSHOP Mar 2000 (v.23#5) pg. 32

Modern floor clock case stands 72" tall and 16" square. The clock face occupies the top 1/5 of the case. The remaining area is divided into four shelves or display cubicles. Estimated cost: $75.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Dec 1980 (v.4#3) pg. 26

Fixing a grandfather (longcase) clock. Repairing veneer, broken moldings, etc.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Sep 1981 (v.4#12) pg. 39

The classic tall-case clock (grandfather clock). Est. cost: $100 for case, $125 for clock movement.
CANADIAN WORKSHOP Feb 1983 (v.6#5) pg. 16

How to assemble a Grandfather clock kit.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #163 Apr 1975 (v.25#4) pg. 44

Tips on buying grandfather clock kits. Kits from three manufacturers compared.
FAMILY HANDYMAN #196 Feb 1979 (v.29#2) pg. 78

Diagram illustrates how a waist door on a grandfather clock should have a narrower lip on the hinge side in order to open without rubbing.
FINE WOODWORKING #8 Fall 1977 pg. 8

Tall-case clock. How to fabricate the typical 18th-century tall-clock-case hood, waist, and base.
FINE WOODWORKING #26 Jan-Feb 1981 pg. 67

Newport-style tall clock case captures the graceful proportions and crisp carving of an 18th-century Rhode Island original attributed to cabinetmaker John Goddard (1745-85).
FINE WOODWORKING #55 Nov-Dec 1985 pg. 75

Tips on constructing a reproduction Chippendale grandfather clock case to minimize wood movement and cracking of the veneer work.
FINE WOODWORKING #95 Jul-Aug 1992 pg. 24

Shaker tall clock case piece is made with readily available materials and simple techniques.
FINE WOODWORKING #122 Jan-Feb 1997 pg. 84

Grandfather clock cabinet.
HOME CRAFTSMAN Jan 1963 pg. 56

What it takes to build a grandfather clock from a kit.
HOMEOWNERS HOW TO Nov-Dec 1979 (v.4#6) pg. 48

An elegant grandfather clock case made from 3/4" veneer walnut plywood. Uses beveled molding made from scrap pieces.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #454 Mar 1966 (v.62) pg. 96

How to build a tall Early American style cabinet that has four open shelves for display and a clock movement mounted in the top. Unit is 12" deep, 17" wide and 63" tall.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #594 Nov 1977 (v.73) pg. 142

How to build a contemporary version of the grandfather clock. Case is built from walnut and acrylic plastic. Clock movement is purchased.
MECHANIX ILLUSTRATED #595 Dec 1977 (v.73) pg. 50

Clock-bookcase. A cabinet styled similar to a grandfather clock case has two drawers at the bottom, two bookshelves, and is topped with an electric clock.
POPULAR MECHANICS Jun 1967 (v.127#6) pg. 147

How to build a hall clock (grandfather clock). Est. cost: $107. Part 1. Describes getting started on the housing. Includes material list and instructions on miter joint assembly.
POPULAR MECHANICS Oct 1969 (v.132#4) pg. 124

How to build a hall clock (grandfather clock). Est. cost: $107. Part 2. How to build the hood and pediment.
POPULAR MECHANICS Nov 1969 (v.132#5) pg. 176

U-shaped ultramodern hall clock with see-through Plexiglas front is built from plywood covered with rosewood decorative laminate.
POPULAR MECHANICS Sep 1972 (v.138#3) pg. 151

A look at building a grandfather clock from a kit. Kit is available from Emperor Clock Co. for $130. Movement is an additional $80. Article offers many photos of the assembly process.
POPULAR MECHANICS Aug 1973 (v.140#2) pg. 162

Modern style grandfather clock case built of DuPont Corian synthetic marble.
POPULAR SCIENCE Dec 1971 (v.199#6) pg. 87

Unique Swedish long-case clock cabinet features laminated sides, painted decorations, and a quartz or pendulum movement. Overall dimensions: 80" tall, 24" wide, 7" deep.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #70 Jan 1993 (v.12#4) pg. 37, Insert

Pickled pine tall clock. Two boxes are mounted between four uprights. The top box, which houses a clock and recessed light fixture, has crown molding around the front and sides. Three glass display shelves are installed between the upper and lower boxes.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #92 Sep 1996 (v.16#4) pg. 40
Correction POPULAR WOODWORKING #94 Jan 1997 (v.16#6) pg. 15

Shaker tall clock is based on those made by Brother Benjamin Young. It is fitted with a Hermle movement.
POPULAR WOODWORKING #110 Sep 1999 (v.19#4) pg. 60

A wooden grandfather clock cabinet is actually a loudspeaker enclosure with an electric clock movement. It is constructed of 3/4" plywood.
RADIO-TV EXPERIMENTER Aug-Sep 1969 (v.27#1) pg. 39

Four fine clocks to build. (1) Grandfather clock. (2) Table lamp with clock base. (3) Banjo clock. (4) Decorative wall clock with pendulum.
SCIENCE & MECHANICS Fall 1981 pg. 64

Contemporary tall clock (grandfather clock). Modern oak frame-and-glass panel design lets you watch the brass gears.
WOOD MAGAZINE #22 Apr 1988 (v.5#2) pg. 40

Tall clock. An interpretation of a design made by Charles Rennie Mackintosh between 1897 and 1918. The 6-ft-tall pendulum clock features a grillwork of squares backed by glass.
WOOD MAGAZINE #63 Sep 1993 (v.10#6) pg. 32
Added Info WOOD MAGAZINE #88 Jun 1996 (v.13#4) pg. 12

Graceful-and-easy grandmother-sized 60" tall clock case features Mennonite simplicity that is reminiscent of Arts-and-Crafts or Mission style.
WOOD MAGAZINE #90 Sep 1996 (v.13#6) pg. 60, Insert

Finishing procedure for a maple Shaker tall clock kit.
WOOD MAGAZINE #127 Oct 2000 (v.17#7) pg. 8

Clockwork under glass. A graceful tall clock features an exposed movement, glass panels on three sides, and walnut framework. Compatible with both traditional and contemporary surroundings.
WOOD MAGAZINE #127 Oct 2000 (v.17#7) pg. 74, 16

Tall case clock. An heirloom project that is surprisingly easy to build. Designed for use with with an 8-day chain driven movement with pendulum and brass weights.
WOODSMITH #70 Aug 1990 pg. 6

The router and the clock. How the hood of a grandfather clock was fashioned using a router and a home-built micro adjustable trammel. Text and photos show step-by-step process.
WOODWORKER #1051 Jun 1981 (v.85) pg. 348

Grandfather time. Part 1. History of the longcase clock. Constructing the base and trunk.
WOODWORKER Oct 1988 (v.92#10) pg. 874

Grandfather time. Part 2. Building the hood.
WOODWORKER Nov 1988 (v.92#11) pg. 990

Hutch clock features three good-sized shelves to display knickknacks and curios. Dimensions: 70" tall, 14" wide, 10" deep.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1982 (v.6#2) pg. 31

Grandfather clock. Build a long case clock which features ogee feet, raised arch base panel, arched panels for the waist and hood doors, a broken arch pediment and a calendar moon dial. Overall dimensions. 82" tall, 18" wide, 12" deep. Part 1. Base and waist members. Est. cost: $750.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Sep-Oct 1984 (v.8#5) pg. 50

Grandfather clock. Part 2. Complete construction, make the hood section and install the movement.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1984 (v.8#6) pg. 58

Early American tall clock cabinet (circa 1809) from Washington (CT) Historical Museum. Overall dimensions: 82" tall, 21" wide, 12" deep.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Nov-Dec 1985 (v.9#6) pg. 52

Shaker tall clock cabinet is based on an original located in the Shaker Museum in Old Chatham, New York. The case is built in three sections that fit together perfectly. Overall dimensions: 71" tall, 18" wide, 10" deep.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL May-Jun 1990 (v.14#3) pg. 30

Grandchild's clock. A scaled-down version of a 7-ft. longcase clock. Overall dimensions: 14"x8"x61" tall.
WOODWORKER'S JOURNAL Mar-Apr 1993 (v.17#2) pg. 42

French Provincial clock cabinet is about the size of a grandmother or grandfather clock but not narrow waisted. Features pendulum action and chimes.
WORKBENCH Mar-Apr 1966 (v.22#2) pg. 32

Grandfather clock cabinet. Part 1.
WORKBENCH Jul-Aug 1969 (v.25#4) pg. 26

Grandfather clock cabinet. Part 2.
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1969 (v.25#5) pg. 26

Photos illustrate how to build a grandfather clock from an Emperor Clock Company kit.
WORKBENCH May-Jun 1974 (v.30#3) pg. 28

Miniature grandmother clock stands less than two feet high and holds a pocket watch as the clock face.
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1976 (v.32#5) pg. 62

A look at grandfather clocks you can assemble from kits.
WORKBENCH Nov-Dec 1976 (v.32#6) pg. 56

Built from scratch grandfather clock will be family heirloom. Building time of 25-35 hours required.
WORKBENCH Sep-Oct 1985 (v.41#5) pg. 8
Correction WORKBENCH May-Jun 1986 (v.42#3) pg. 29