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Sprocket on Sprockets Bicycle Clock

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This great clock is one of the larger bicycle clocks I've done......what a great outer sprocket set off by a cool inner stack of sprockets!


Lots of other hand options available; just ask!

Diameter: 8"


The Process:
Each of these clocks is a work of love. First, I spend days driving around to motorcycle shops, sweet-talking mechanics and trying to beat the scrap metal guy, to find interesting pieces. Then I hit a huge circuit of thrift stores looking for just the right backings to use.

After I've collected a box of stuff, I spend another couple days soaking, cleaning and polishing every piece before it goes to my workbench. Recently I've also started painting and oxidizing parts to get some different effects.

Then the fun of visualizing begins. I try lots of different
combinations until the right parts meet each other. Next comes the drilling, filing, bolting and wrenching.

Finally, I select just the right clock hands to add the finishing touch....and then a battery to bring it to life.

Sprocket on Sprockets Bicycle Clock

Overview

  • Handmade item
  • Materials: recycled, upcycled, bicycle, bike, cycle, love, harvest, fall, steel, anniversary, birthday, thanksgiving, autumn
  • Ships from Washington, United States to select countries.
  • Feedback: 78 reviews
  • Favorited by: 2 people