or Join Now!
I finished the wood pen with CA. The aluminum pen has a carnuba wax finish and the acrylic pen has Hut plastic polish.
home | projects | blog
1009 posts in 2295 days
Preview this project card
113203 posts in 2443 days
#1 posted 01-05-2012 11:48 PM
A cool variety of pens good job.
-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture
122 posts in 1245 days
#2 posted 01-06-2012 05:05 PM
Nice pens. Did you do the aluminum on your wood lathe? I’d like to know a little more details about turning the aluminum.
-- Dan, Virginia Beach
#3 posted 01-06-2012 05:08 PM
#4 posted 01-06-2012 09:12 PM
Dan,Yes,, I did turn the aluminum pen on my wood lathe. It takes a little longer but it was still fun to do.I use a spindle gouge and a round nose scraper with light passes. I then sanded it to get any scratch marks off the finished up with steel wool. Next time I plan to use a carbide cutter to see if it will work better.
12698 posts in 1971 days
#5 posted 01-07-2012 06:00 AM
Nice pens, Vince…................jim
-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!
Go to Pulse page »
©2015 Verticalscope Inc. All Rights Reserved. |
Terms of Service
DISCLAIMER: Any posts on LJ are posted by individuals acting in their own right and do not necessarily reflect the views of LJ. LJ will not be held liable for the actions of any user.
Latest Projects |
Latest Blog Entries |
Latest Forum Topics