Vintage Timepiece (Steampunk) Drop Spindle No.177 - 1980's Westclox Dial and Case - Free Shipping (US)

  • $ 130.00

Vintage Timepiece (STEAMPUNK) Style Drop Spindle No.177:

BRIEFLY: Made from a total of 27 individual pieces, a western style USA Made, Circa 1980, Westclox Scepter Pocket Watch Dial is adorned with Swarovski Crystals - then coated in a thick layer of Epoxy Resin. It's mounted inside the Original Bezel/Back Case Cover + an Acrylic Disc and Large Brass Clock Gear/Cog (whorl) with additional Stainless Steel and Gold Plated Findings - all on a Black-Gold Steel Shaft.

Weight: 1.4 ounce (41 grams), Whorl: Acrylic .5” x 1.97” (13mm x 50mm)
Shaft: 3/32” dia. x Overall Length: 8.7 (22cm)

This STEAMPUNK Drop Spindle design stems from the use of a western style, made in USA in 1976, metallic gold painted Westclox pocket watch dial that is in perfect condition, along with 12 Swarovski crystal rhinestones mounted on the surface then coated in a thick layer of epoxy resin for long life finish and a "no-snag" surface. The dial is mounted to a milled acrylic ring and attached to its original bezel and back case cover that has a 1.75" Brass clock gear and cog mounted inside for an amazing and well balanced whorl. There are numerous stainless steel, and silver and gold plated alloy findings mounted to the Gold-Metal-Flake Gloss Black colored steel shaft. This is a wonderful medium weight drop spindle with an abundance of rim weight for a really amazing and long spin.

The shaft is made from high carbon (spring) steel with a forged hook that has a 2-part powder coat paint finish applied for a beautiful look and feel. All components are assembled with an industrial 2-part epoxy glue.

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Hand crafted in Tucson, AZ, by John Galen Gudenkauf (owner/artist) with US and Global Materials.