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"CORNERSTONE"

Custom designed nixie clock, made with Dalibor Farny under "Glowguardian" project. Clock is made from aluminum
  • Year: 2015-16
  • Project: Nixie timepiece

Cornerstone - design pencil sketch
"Cornerstone" - design pencil sketch
Cornerstone - design sketch
Cornerstone sketch
Cornerstone - custom nixie clock
"Cornerstone nixie clock"
Cornerstone - custom nixie clock
Clock front view

CREATION PROCESS
Cornerstone clock - cardboard prototype
One segment cardboard prototype
3d printed model with filler
Two tube 3d printed model covered with filler
Cornerstone clock two segment prototype
Two segment prototype after several layers of filler
Two segment prototype after several layers of filler side view
Two segment prototype side view
Double segment prototype primer coated
Primer coated prototype
Cornerstone changing the edge to thicker
Making the edge more solid
Filler rework
Filler rework
Two segments prototype final result
Two segments prototype final result
Four tubes proportion prototype
Four tubes proportion prototype
Four tubes cardboard prototype
Proportion prototype other view
One step closer to production 3D model of the clock
One step closer to production - 3D model of the clock
Clock 3d model bottom view
Model bottom view
Final model. Aluminum made with 5axis CNC machine
Final model. Milled from solid chunk of aluminum by 5axis CNC machine
Aluminum clock body other view
Aluminum clock body other view
Fitting controls and screen to the bottom of the body
Fitting controls and screen to the bottom of the body
Clock surface finish - sandblasted aluminum
Clock surface finish - sandblasted aluminum
Black matte surface finish
Black matte surface finish

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