Brick and mortar segmented pen

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Project by Gary posted 10-01-2007 03:19 AM 1367 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

This is my latest pen. It’s a Satin Nickel cigar with Sapelle, two differing thicknesses of hard maple veener, and coke can:

There’s a couple of things I’ll do differently next time, but overall I’m not to unhappy with it.

All comments and criticisms welcome.


-- Gary, Florida

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Thos. Angle

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#1 posted 10-01-2007 04:18 AM

pretty neat

-- Thos. Angle, Jordan Valley, Oregon

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Douglas Bordner

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#2 posted 10-01-2007 03:39 PM

Yup, Looks good.

-- "Bordnerizing" perfectly good lumber for over a decade.

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#3 posted 10-01-2007 03:49 PM

Good looking pen.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware soon moving to Virginia †

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#4 posted 10-01-2007 05:12 PM

Are you going to blog the build process? That looks interesting!

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#5 posted 10-03-2007 09:00 PM

Thanks for the interest.
Here’s a link to one way to do this.

-- Gary, Florida

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#6 posted 10-03-2007 11:18 PM

cool ,, even a little aluminum.

-- keeping myself entertained ... Humor and fun lubricate the brain

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#7 posted 10-13-2007 06:05 AM

Your a master turner at that Gary, thankyou very much for sharing. When I try, I can say there will be very limited frustration, I just might turn into a master too with experience.

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