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Project by Denappy posted 03-14-2011 02:20 AM 1367 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I got my new lathe a couple of weeks ago (Grizzly 10” Benchtop) and have been playing around with it. These are a couple of Razor’s and Pen’s that I have turned so far. The Razors are Zebrawood with a CA/Linseed Oil finish and the Pens are Cherry with a CA/Linseed Oil finish. The darker Cherry is some reclaimed flooring that I got from my father in-law and really has some wonderful figure in it. Loads of fun making these, to the point that some of my other tools are gathering dust….

-- -=Den

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#1 posted 03-14-2011 05:02 AM

Un Real!! This is so amazing. How long dose it take to make?


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#2 posted 03-14-2011 04:02 PM

Pretty nice. I’m restoring an old lathe can’t wait to try it out.

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#3 posted 03-14-2011 06:27 PM

My Christmas present of a Delta 46-460 has been kind of addictive…
Those razors are a cool idea.
And they look awesome.

-- Eric, central Florida / Utor praemia operibus duris

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#4 posted 03-14-2011 11:02 PM

Nice job! My lathe has been gathering dust but I think it’s time to get back to it, especially when I see the fun others are having.

-- Randy "You are judged as much by the questions you ask as the answers you give..."

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