LumberJocks

Red Cedar Pen

  • Advertise with us
Project by Bill Akins posted 1407 days ago 1399 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch
Red Cedar Pen
Red Cedar Pen No picture No picture No picture No picture No picture
Zoom Pictures

I have made several slimline pens but my wife wanted a fatter pen. She also wanted me to make her one out of the cedar that I made her blanket chest out of. All in all, it turned out pretty good. I sealed it with 2 coats of CA glue and then a couple coats of wax.

-- Bill from Lithia Springs, GA I love the smell of sawdust in the morning.





7 comments so far

View Vince's profile

Vince

948 posts in 2053 days


#1 posted 1407 days ago

Nice looking pen….what do they call this type of pen?

-- Vince

View Bill Akins's profile

Bill Akins

421 posts in 2322 days


#2 posted 1407 days ago

This is called classic rollerball pen. I was planning to get the cigar pen but they were out so I went with this.

-- Bill from Lithia Springs, GA I love the smell of sawdust in the morning.

View Sodabowski's profile

Sodabowski

2002 posts in 1457 days


#3 posted 1407 days ago

Whoa, any stain on this one or is it the natural color of your red cedar? never saw one so pink before o_o

-- Holy scrap Barkman!

View mike5753's profile

mike5753

23 posts in 1505 days


#4 posted 1407 days ago

Looks great! When I turn cedar pens I save the shaving, Ihave a waiting list from people who want the shavings. Noe I need to work on a waiting list of people who want to buy the pens.

-- Mike, Illinois, http://lumberjocks.com/mike5753

View sedcokid's profile

sedcokid

2667 posts in 2223 days


#5 posted 1407 days ago

This is a great looking Classic Roller Ball, I enjoy turning pens but have never turned one of these. Very Nice indeed!!

Thanks for Sharing!

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

View Napaman's profile

Napaman

5332 posts in 2701 days


#6 posted 1407 days ago

looks great bill…

kind of funny on the timing—-after a gazillion slimlines I made my first ever non slim line…I made a European Pen style and it turned out great…will post soon…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

View Woodwrecker's profile

Woodwrecker

3580 posts in 2200 days


#7 posted 1407 days ago

Great looking pen Bill.
The color is really something!

-- Having fun...Eric

Have your say...

You must be signed in to post the comments.

DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

HomeRefurbers.com

Latest Projects | Latest Blog Entries | Latest Forum Topics

GardenTenders.com :: gardening showcase