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I finished the wood pen with CA. The aluminum pen has a carnuba wax finish and the acrylic pen has Hut plastic polish.

-- Vince





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 970 days ago

A cool variety of pens good job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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DBoltz

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#2 posted 969 days ago

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

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DBoltz

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#3 posted 969 days ago

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

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Vince

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#4 posted 969 days ago

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.

-- Vince

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Jim Jakosh

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#5 posted 968 days ago

Nice pens, Vince…................jim

-- Jim Jakosh.....Practical Wood Products...........Learn something new every day!! Variety is the Spice of Life!!

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