Sunclock Kits

 Now making Human Sundial or Sunclock kits.
Our Sunclock Number and Month markers are cast in Concrete with Stained glass inserts flush with the stone
Please have a look at the following website for an explanation on how Sunclocks or Human Sundials work;
www.sunclocks.com
 

The above picture shows some examples of Stained Glass Stones.


Arabic numbers


Rectangular month markers

Diameter of stone is 25.4 cm
by 4.5cm thick
The actual number is 15cm high

Rectangular marker is 25.5cm long
by 5cm wide.
The month text is 38mm high.

 


Roman numerals


Circular month
marker


Roman numeral
in red

Diameter of stone is 25.4 cm
by 4.50cm thick
The actual number is 15cm high

Size of Month marker is 11cm
by 4.50cm thick
The text is 38mm high.

Diameter of stone is 25.4 cm
by 4.50cm thick
The actual number is 15cm high

KIT No.1

Consisting of the following items; 
Set of 28 Hour numbers,  16 for summer in Red stained glass and 12 for winter in blue.
The Hour numbers are available in Roman Numerals i.e. I, II, III..XI, XII
or in Arabic numbers i.e. 1,2,3..11, 12.
Set of  12 Month markers, Summer Months in Red, Winter in Blue.
The Month markers are available in either Circular, or Square style.
Complete set of plans, this includes the layout for the particular Longitude and Latitude
where the Sunclock is to be located, also the method of fixing.
In addition with this kit you will need a quantity of  cement etc. to make the grid.
When ordering or enquiring please state which style of Hour and Month markers you would require.
This kit requires a sub base of concrete, then a top coat for the Month Grid  to be fitted to;
All information is supplied in the kit.


Grid type A


Grid type B

GRID section
Paving 25.4cm wide with 11.7cm circular  stained glass insert.
In this Grid the month is already set in.

Alternative GRID section
Paving 25.4cm wide with central 11.7cm circular cut out, with separate month ready to insert, and grout into position.


KIT No.2
Consisting of the following items;
Set of 28 Hour numbers,  16 for summer in Red stained glass and 12 for winter in blue.
The Hour numbers are available in Roman Numerals i.e. I, II, III..XI, XII
or in Arabic numbers i.e. 1,2,3..11, 12..
Set of ready made grid paving with Months in stained glass as shown in the above pictures, each Month grid section is a different length, according to the Longitude and Latitude of the location of fixing. Red Stained Glass for Summer is used for the Month text as can be seen and Blue Stained Glass is used for winter. The paving is made from a standard commercial product that is cut to size then drilled with 117mm core drill to take the insert.
When ordering or enquiring please state which style of Hour markers are required.
All kits require a sub base of concrete for the Month Grid paving to be fitted to;
All information is supplied in the kit.

Prices of the kits are as follows;
KIT No.1  695.00 plus carriage for Roman Numerals Hour markers extra 45.00 for Arabic Numbers.
KIT No.2  895.00 plus carriage

It takes approximately 1 Month to make all items for Kit No.1
Kit No.2 it takes approximately 5 weeks
Please either email me
bill@glassfootsteps.com or telephone 01 434 344407 if you need any more information.
If you would like to look at this website
www.sunclocks.com there is a lot of very useful information.

The stones are available individually i.e. the numbered stones can be used for House numbers etc. please enquire.

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