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Project by Kerux posted 09-15-2011 06:27 AM 1118 views 1 time favorited 10 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Finally, got a picture of the newest pen off the lathe. My favorite wood to make a pen out of: Spalted Curly Mango. The style is Jr. Statesman II. This stuff is so hard to find, the last time I was able to get a few pieces of it was 3 years ago.

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#1 posted 09-15-2011 06:51 AM

beauty!

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#2 posted 09-15-2011 06:52 AM

Now THAT is some pretty wood ! Great job !

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#3 posted 09-15-2011 09:26 AM

Great job as usual Kerux.

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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#4 posted 09-15-2011 10:14 AM

Very nice!

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#5 posted 09-15-2011 12:11 PM

Beautiful wood choice : )

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#6 posted 09-15-2011 01:26 PM

Kerux, What a beautiful pen… You always seem to outdo yourself time after time.. Beautiful wood, Great finish!!

Thanks for Sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#7 posted 09-15-2011 02:30 PM

Wow! That is on nice pen! Great find!

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#8 posted 09-15-2011 02:54 PM

Very nice. I’ve never seen that wood before and it really is very striking with that kit. Great matching of the two :)

-- John

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#9 posted 09-15-2011 11:03 PM

Stunning!!

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#10 posted 09-16-2011 01:42 AM

Very nice!! I made a spalted mango egg kaleidoscope a while ago. I can see why its your favorite, its very nice to turn!

-- I didn't go to college, I was too busy learning stuff - Ted Nugent

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