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Project by Peter Brown posted 05-13-2014 03:02 PM 3118 views 14 times favorited 16 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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I turned a ring from a box of colored pencils. 12 pencils glued into a blank an then turned on the lathe.

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xPAK_jR-RKI

Thanks for looking!

-- Peter Brown - Collector of WD-40 and wood splinters





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drmfreek

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#1 posted 05-13-2014 04:29 PM

I like that a lot! Yet another thing to make me wish I had a lathe.

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Peter Brown

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#2 posted 05-13-2014 04:32 PM

drmfreek_ Thanks. You could adapt this pretty easily to a drill press or even hand drill project. Just with a slightly larger dowel and some rasps….

But don’t let that stop you from getting a lathe! :)

-- Peter Brown - Collector of WD-40 and wood splinters

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majuvla

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#3 posted 05-13-2014 04:54 PM

Totaly crazzy idea! Looks great!

-- Ivan, Croatia, Wooddicted

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Ronald G Campbell

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#4 posted 05-13-2014 09:14 PM

This is very cool Great thought process in this. Something in front of us and we don’t see it.

-- Ron Campbell https://www.facebook.com/ronald.g.campbell

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ralbuck

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#5 posted 05-14-2014 01:06 AM

NEAT!!

-- just rjR

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Jim

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#6 posted 05-14-2014 02:03 AM

You made Viral-nova
http://www.viralnova.com/colored-pencil-projects/

-- Jim in Cushing Oklahoma

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Peter Brown

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#7 posted 05-14-2014 03:12 AM

Whoa. I just hammered with Etsy requests for a ring I don’t have… :)

That was wild!!

-- Peter Brown - Collector of WD-40 and wood splinters

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Philip

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#8 posted 05-14-2014 11:42 AM

That is amazing! Nice job

-- If you can dream it, I can do it!

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jayman7

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#9 posted 05-14-2014 11:45 AM

Congrats on the fame you got on Reddit.

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bondogaposis

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#10 posted 05-14-2014 12:30 PM

I like it a lot I will be making some these soon. Thanks for posting.

-- Bondo Gaposis

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MrsN

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#11 posted 05-14-2014 12:56 PM

if you ever put it in your etsy store, I would totally buy one.

-- ----- www.KNWoodworking.com ----- --

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Nathan H.

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#12 posted 05-14-2014 01:39 PM

Very inspiring! I already have ideas on how to use this for other applications. Thanks so much for sharing!

-- - Nathan H., Iowa

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Brett

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#13 posted 05-14-2014 02:56 PM

Great job Peter! I love all of the different colors. Glad to see you posted the project here. Cool video too.
Brett

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16 http://www.TheCrookedNail.blogspot.com

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Peter Brown

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#14 posted 05-14-2014 04:34 PM

Thanks guys!

I can’t wait to see other folks take on this!

-- Peter Brown - Collector of WD-40 and wood splinters

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JTTHECLOCKMAN

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#15 posted 05-15-2014 06:12 PM

I like the idea. Very well thought out. What type or brand of colored pencils are good to use??? Thanks for the video also.

-- John T.

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