Majestic Fountain Pen & Letter Opener Combo

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Project by Roger posted 08-24-2015 12:01 AM 1928 views 0 times favorited 26 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I can see why this is called Majestic. A kit from Penn State Industries, this is a huge writing instrument…..Big Business fountain pen. I wanted to post these yesterday, but, I didn’t get them done until today. Cocobolo is the woods, and again, 12 coats of CA glue, then wet sanded w/micro mesh through 10000 and final coats, 2, with a Hut Ultra Gloss polish. I’m finally gettin the hang o this CA finish on these writers. Again, thnx for the looks and good/bad/ugly comments will, well, you know. :):) I hope to get around to making some sort of stand for these as a pair.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#1 posted 08-24-2015 12:07 AM

Really a nice looking combo there Roger, you should not have any trouble finding a home for these.

-- Rockbuster,Ft. Wayne,In It is far better to remain silent, and appear the fool, than it is to open ones mouth, and remove all doubt.

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#2 posted 08-24-2015 12:20 AM

Fantastic Shine!!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#3 posted 08-24-2015 12:36 AM

Another fine example of a craftsman at work

Very nice Roger !!

-- Dick, Malvern Ohio - Your imagination is your only holdup

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#4 posted 08-24-2015 12:54 AM

Nice set Roger.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#5 posted 08-24-2015 01:00 AM

Beautiful, Roger! Your work is always top notch! :)


-- Designer/Artist/Teacher. Owner of Sheila Landry Designs ( Scroll saw, wood working and painting patterns and surfaces. "Knowledge is Power"

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#6 posted 08-24-2015 01:15 AM

That is nice ,nice nice Roger.
You should make a holder to compliment these .


-- Kiefer

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#7 posted 08-24-2015 01:30 AM

The holder is where I would totally stress out and procrastinate, ‘cause it has to compliment this gorgeous set. Will make an outstanding gift to someone. Thanks for sharing, Roger.

-- God bless, Candy

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Joe Lyddon

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#8 posted 08-24-2015 01:32 AM


-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: ... My Small Gallery:"

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#9 posted 08-24-2015 01:44 AM

Fantastic finish, Roger. I don’t think I would have the patience.

-- Wood is a gift from God/Nature that maintains its beauty forever via the hand of a woodworker.

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#10 posted 08-24-2015 02:19 AM


-- A childs smile is payment enough.

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woodshaver (Tony)

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#11 posted 08-24-2015 03:03 AM

Very nice Roger! Looking good!

-- Tony C UAW, St Augustine FL, My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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#12 posted 08-24-2015 03:05 AM

Oh yea, those are outstanding pieces. Well done.

-- Dave, Downers Grove, Il. -------- When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams.

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#13 posted 08-24-2015 03:06 AM

Great looking set…

-- Jeff,Tucson,Az.

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#14 posted 08-24-2015 03:25 AM

Just the gear to take care of those big cheques Roger :)
Really nice job mate, fabulous finish wow

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#15 posted 08-24-2015 09:36 AM

Beautiful Roger and I love the finish too.

-- Mike, an American living in Norway.

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