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Project by Dan Hux posted 11-22-2010 02:50 AM 1222 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Been playing with my mini lathe this weekend, the first 2 pics are of a bamboo pen. I picked up a bamboo cutting board for 3 bucks at a discount store Friday night, by lunch Saturday I had enough pen blanks for 10 pens and pencils. that my friends is a wood gloat.

The second 2 pics are of a perfume pen I made for my better half. I used some scrap walnut I had laying around. I got the kits from

For practice, you can’t beat the price of cutting boards at discount stores for making pen and pencil blanks.

-- Dan Hux,,,,Raleigh, NC

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#1 posted 11-22-2010 05:04 AM

Nice work Dan.

-- Ray , Florence Alabama

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#2 posted 11-22-2010 07:09 AM

Very nice Dan, I like the Bamboo!

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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