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Just what I need, ANOTHER hobby.....

Discussion in 'The Sand Castle Lounge' started by MAD, Oct 4, 2009.

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  1. MAD

    MAD "PM Jason For Custom Title"

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    Alright, Programming, Wood Craft, Astronomy, Modeling, Mathematics, Painting, Architecture, Target Shooting, Video Gaming, Chess, and Table-Top gaming are not enough, I have decided to add "Horology" to the list....(actually its always been on the list, I just never acknowledged it)

    IE Longcase Mechanical Clocks (Grandfather-Type), with their movements, chimes, and sounds they make have always fascinated me.

    My great grandmother (mom's side) had one such clock that I could just sit in front of for hours as a kid. I am not sure of its whereabouts now, but I hope it is being taken care of.

    My grandfather has had an older Hermle wall-clock that is actually something he cobbled together from salvaged parts. Currently it doesn't work, and I desperately want to fix it, but that's prolly not going to happen. Kind of infuriates me but such is life...
     
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