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i love the moon and all the other planets and have always wanted an orrery. they are very expencive so i thought i would make one , then ...
Materials - - clock - brass tubes - earth and moon (mine was a set of marbles that had a mars too but i didnt want mars in ...
remove the hands from the clock. the clock i had is one of theos battery ones that the hands come off easily so you can make your own ...
I used the lighter to heat the thin brass tube and bent it into a hoop to go round the the mounting points of the hands. once i ...
I made a new base to hold the clock and dome as although the ornament i had a nice wooden base i couldn't get the statue off the ...
once you have your base made glue the clock into the hole on the underside so that the movement stem protrudes out and you can attach the marble ...
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