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Project by Jacksdad posted 12-22-2017 11:18 PM 667 views 0 times favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I turned my first pen but I didn’t have a press to put it together, so I made one. I had a push style clamp and a cut off piece of t track laying around so I took some scrap plywood and a star knob and put it together, it works great.





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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 12-23-2017 01:04 AM

Those are the best kinds of tools. i had a boss that said you’ll appreciate it more if you make it your self!! I never forgot that because it is so true!!.

Jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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woodbutcherbynight

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#2 posted 12-23-2017 04:07 AM

Very creative. Have to admit I got mine at a yard sale…. LOL

-- Live to tell the stories, they sound better that way.

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LesB

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#3 posted 12-24-2017 06:59 PM

Looks like a great thing to have if you make a lot of pens. Nice looking construction.
I have made pens for many years but only a few at a time so I just get by using me drill press.

-- Les B, Oregon

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