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Project by Profist_of_Doom posted 1711 days ago 1000 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

3 bullet pens I made over the weekend! The bloodwood one was the first, then the zebra wood (which I think looks kinda like deer fur at an angle…) and Purple heart! The purple heart was trickey though, the first time, I screwed it up, and had to start over. But now it’s pretty! On the bloodwood I used the super glue finish, but the other two are yellow car wax.

-- To each his(or her!) own!





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Sawdust2

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#1 posted 1711 days ago

I get my bullet pens from Woodturningz or PSI.
A lot different than the one’s you’ve posted.
Where do you get yours?

Lee

-- No piece is cut too short. It was meant for a smaller project.

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Napaman

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#2 posted 1711 days ago

these are cool…is it hard to turn such a small blank?

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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a1Jim

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#3 posted 1711 days ago

You might call them big shot pens.

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flintbone

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#4 posted 1710 days ago

Nice work. Are they gifts???

-- If I had only known, I would have been a locksmith. - Albert Einstein

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WistysWoodWorkingWonders

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#5 posted 1710 days ago

cool results on these… I am planning on turning a piece of wood for an old 3”50 shell I obtained from one of the old Canadian ships… will post the pics once I get around to that project…

-- New Project = New Tool... it's just the way it is, don't fight it... :)

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Profist_of_Doom

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#6 posted 1699 days ago

THANK YOU ALL VERY MUCH!
I got the kits from penstate. Turning i wasn’t really all that difficult, it’s only as hard as you wanna make it. I plan to sell them at $25 each.

-- To each his(or her!) own!

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scopemonkey

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#7 posted 1684 days ago

Another source for converted casings can be found here All you need to supply is the slimline kit. I use deer antler and sell them for $30.06

-- GSY from N. Idaho

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