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Something Different

Postby HMK » Thu May 28, 2015 12:46 pm

Way back in the mid 80's, my Aunt and I were at The Old Corner Drug Store in West, Tx. She saw a tiny skillet made into a clock. I told her I could make her one real easy. The following week, I went and found a tiny skillet and the clock works. It hung in her kitchen/dining area until she passed away in 96 and it was returned to me. I moved and put it in storage a few years ago and the storage building leaked. It was rusted up pretty bad. I decided to bring it back to life. It looks much different now than when I made it for her. When I made it for her, it was a black skillet with Roman Numerials.

Hope u enjoy. I'm going to hang it above my Fly Tying Desk that I just refinished. The desk belonged to my wife's Dad. It's time to put these items back to good use. I've had fun restoring both of these items.

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Re: Something Different

Postby KCStudly » Thu May 28, 2015 7:55 pm

Very nice. The desk looks great and is probably about perfect for storing all of the little bobs and bangles needed for tying flies. Good work.
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Re: Something Different

Postby Greg M » Thu May 28, 2015 11:09 pm

Just be aware that having a skillet hanging beside the location where you spend all that time not paying attention to your wife could be an invitation to disaster ;)
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