Segmented Wooden Wheel Construction

Wheel made from...
Wheel made from...

Wheels made from Outback acacia rhodoxylon with spoke inserts. As with the Harrison wheel, radial grain segments form the teeth. Each wheel comprises of total of 31 individual components.

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X-ray image of Harrison wooden clock wheel using radial grain oak segments for the teeth inserted into a solid oak disc (Photo from page 85, The Illustrated Longitude, by Dava Sobel and William J.H. Andrews).

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"Each completed clock provides the seeds from which the following generation of designs is developed..."


Will’s clocks can either be commissioned directly:

  +61 (0)438 984 415
 Will Matthysen Clocks
       48 Webb Street
       Warrandyte, VIC, 3113, Australia

Or purchased via the following galleries:

Leura Fine Woodwork Gallery
130 The Mall, Leura, NSW 2780

Bungendore Wood Works Gallery
Kings Highway, Bungendore NSW 2621