Mirock Awl

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Project by mirock posted 01-01-2018 11:45 AM 638 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Hello Guys!

I am continuing to study the lathe for metal and turning craft. This is carbide awl for scratching on metal made of brass and bog oak

Video of the process –

-- Dad, husband and everythingmaker

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Jim Rowe

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#1 posted 01-01-2018 12:27 PM

This looks very interesting. Great video. Please continue your experiments!

-- It always looks better when it's finished!

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#2 posted 01-01-2018 12:52 PM

Very nice looking….great work.

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#3 posted 01-01-2018 03:20 PM

As always a interesting and very creative project.

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

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#4 posted 01-01-2018 03:59 PM

This is a very creative shop made tool. nice work!

helluvawreck aka Charles

-- If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him step to the music which he hears, however measured or far away. Henry David Thoreau

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DeLayne Peck

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#5 posted 01-02-2018 05:55 AM

Amazing, beautiful metal working. Be sure to watch the video and see other custom tool creations in brass.

-- DJ Peck, Lincoln Nebraska. Lord, keep your arm around my shoulder and your hand over my mouth.

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#6 posted 01-02-2018 10:55 PM

Really nice stuff!
It’s always a pleasure to watch someone else working!

-- "I never met a board I didn't like!"

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