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Project by John Lowell posted 05-28-2014 08:05 PM 433 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Pen and Pencil set out of corian and an Awl out of hard maple. Just an afternoon in the shop.

-- Trying, but lots to learn.....





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jasonborthwick

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#1 posted 05-28-2014 09:05 PM

John I see you have installing the comfort grip down pat. I really like the looks of that corian also. Thanks for sharing

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clieb91

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#2 posted 06-08-2014 11:42 PM

John, Just catching up around here. Sorry I missed these earlier, they look good. Like the Awl, need to make one of those myself one day.
Hope all is well and you and kids will get in plenty of shop time this summer.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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Thewoodman2000

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#3 posted 06-24-2014 11:34 PM

Great fit and finish. The White color really pops on the pens with the black and gold!!!
Did you sneak in on the 1/2” thickness of the solid surface or did you have to glue it up to get the thickness to turn?

-- (the only thing in there she says is...... saw dust) - James

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John Lowell

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#4 posted 06-25-2014 01:40 AM

Used the 1/2 in, works fine for the slimline pens. Used up some glued up edging for a couple of shavers, needed the thickness. Not sure I posted here, but glued up four 1/2 in squares with a 3/4 in walnut with thick CA glue. Turned a nice little bowl. Makes a mess.

-- Trying, but lots to learn.....

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