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Took a pen turning class … never turned before … it’s really fun.
Got another turning class coming up on other thigns now too …
-- RavinHeart - Wisconsin
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#1 posted 09-21-2009 01:15 PM
your first couple look better than mine did!
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#2 posted 09-22-2009 12:47 AM
Good pens! Your’s actually look like pens! Be warned, turning is a very slippery slope, you may forget you have a table saw. I use mine as an extra work bench.
-- ---call me---- Mark
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#3 posted 09-22-2009 03:40 AM
Great looking pens. You learn fast! very nice.
-- John @ http://www.thehuffordfurnituregroup.com
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#4 posted 09-22-2009 03:50 AM
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#5 posted 09-22-2009 08:29 AM
Very nice pens. I agree with Hix, My table saw is more of a bench now also.haha
Great job. Keep it up.
Look forward to seeing what else comes from your next class.
-- Scrap Wood's the best...the projects are smaller, and so is the mess!
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#6 posted 09-22-2009 11:10 AM
Ah, handsome writing instruments. I like the fat lower end, fits well in my crooked fingers and makes for better hand writing. Your pics display color and finish lookin’ real good.
Enrolling in a class is well worth it. The ability to pick brains from experts is priceless.
Hix and Scrappy… Please eloborate on your “table saw” comments. We are near desparate for details.
#7 posted 09-23-2009 07:50 AM
PineInTheAsh, Actually used my saw today cutting staves for a bowl I will turn. Other then that Haven’t used it for much lately. Usually use the band saw to prep stuff for the lathe. The table saw is in the middle of the room and gets to become a catch all.
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#8 posted 04-04-2010 04:40 PM
very nice pens, hang on to your wallet now the whole family will want a beautiful pen. nice job hope to see more.
-- Jeff, Missouri ,"Just because your not bleeding, dont mean your turning safely!"..............http://www.4woodturning.com
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