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Project by ed220 posted 11-14-2011 07:52 AM 859 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch
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Got into a pen making mood and didn’t stop for a few hours. the first 2 are leftover pieces from a bandsaw box that I made a couple of weeks ago. Next is osage orange, cocobolo,koa,cocobolo and osage orange. Enjoyed the segmented ones but the were difficult with different textures of wood being turned..some cut easily and some not so. Thanks for looking.





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DaveGlx

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#1 posted 11-14-2011 09:58 AM

Nice harvest for a day at the shop. Well done!

-- Dave -

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tazray

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#2 posted 11-14-2011 08:11 PM

nice pens, i like the detail you added to the osage orange, what did you do that with.

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ed220

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#3 posted 11-14-2011 08:30 PM

Hi Tazray.. used a piece of wire and burned it in while on the lathe.

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#4 posted 11-29-2011 05:23 AM

Ed, I see that you have suffered from pen turning recently! The pens look great! I like the segmented pens in this batch, they are my favorite.

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16 http://www.TheCrookedNail.blogspot.com

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#5 posted 11-29-2011 05:45 AM

Very cool use of the scraps from the bandsaw box.

CtL

-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- PortablePastimes.com (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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ed220

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#6 posted 11-29-2011 07:41 PM

Thanks guys..really appreciate the comments. They are fun.

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