Mike Davey is a maker we’re already familiar with through projects such as his incredibly detailed Turing Machine. This time he’s made a wooden wall clock, based on a design by Clayton Boyer, that almost looks like a long-legged creature with a little finger periodically pulling on the escapement.


Michael Colombo

Michael Colombo

In addition to being an online editor for MAKE Magazine, Michael Colombo works in fabrication, electronics, sound design, music production and performance (Yes. All that.) In the past he has also been a childrens’ educator and entertainer, and holds a Masters degree from NYU’s Interactive Telecommunications Program.

  • http://www.forcemeters.com/ Piotr

    Making such things might be a good hobby. I am looking forward to other cool inventions :)

  • Jeff S.

    Clayton’s clock designs are all fantastic. I’ve made two myself; Galileo’s Bicycle and Simplicity. Plans are available on Clayton’s site linked in the article, including plans for “Swoopy,” seen in the video.