my first pen

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I borrowed a friends lathe and made a couple of pens for Christmas gifts. I forgot to get pictures of the other one, but this is the first I made. I believe it was bocote. Dangerously, I will now be buying a lathe for my workshop.

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#1 posted 941 days ago

Great job! Beware, the lathe can be very addicting. I’m trying to recover from it now. ;)

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16

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#2 posted 941 days ago

Welcome to the club my friend!!

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#3 posted 941 days ago

Thanks. I’m a little scared to actually get started for fear that I won’t be able to stop, But I think I’ll be ok. I am just getting started, so I’ll be looking for a little help in what tools and accessories I need to get going.

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#4 posted 941 days ago

Very impressive pen nice work.

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#5 posted 941 days ago

Very nice pen. Great job on the first one !!

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