Modelling: Alarm Clock

Modelling the alarm clock for the parents room

 

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Reference Image Used


 

I started off by creating a cylinder, and deleted a face, revealing the inside. After which I extruded its exposed edge inwards and backwards, eventually using the fill hole function under Mesh , this would act as the outer shell of our clock.

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Adding edge loops to ensure n N-gons were removed from the newly created internal face made in the previous step. In addition I duplicated the body of the clock and scaled it down to match the design of the reference image.

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I also started creating the bell like objects typically found at the top of the clock  , Created using a sphere which was then halved.

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The bottom edges where then extruded inwards and upwards against the out faces of the mesh.

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I repeated these steps to create the secondary object bell shaped object on the other side of the clock.

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Starting to make the handle across the top of clock, I created a plane and modelled it around the screw like object at the top of the bell, I duplicated it across to the other side as well.

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With the the faces mirroring each other of each plane selected, I used the bridge function to connect the together, found under Edit mesh. (each plane was combined before the bridge function was used)

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Next, I created the little hammer using a (you guessed it) cylinder,  I then added three edge loops around the outer surface and extruded one face into the body of the clock.

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The hands of the clock were created using an extrude plane, which were then modified to resemble the hands accordingly.

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Coming to the end, I modelled the feet of the clock using and extruded cylinder

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The small support stand at the back of the clock was made using a cube after which I modified its verticies to achieve the shape I wanted.

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Finally, to create the glass of the clock I used a cylinder, deleted all but one face and extruded it outwards slightly to achieve the curved effect of the glass

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Final Result

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