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Project by router posted 944 days ago 830 views 3 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

These are a few pens I made last week. And for some reason the ebony is my favorite so far.
The top two are venus kits with pyimna and amboynia burl. The bottom is a jr statesman with ebony.
I love the jr statesman with the non postable end cap and the kits from craft supply usa have been great so far, (penn state – not so much).





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a1Jim

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#1 posted 944 days ago

Beautiful pens good job.

-- http://artisticwoodstudio.com Custom furniture

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BarbS

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#2 posted 944 days ago

Those are very nice. I notice you’ve done the same kits in three different profiles, and they each have their own charm. Very nicely done!

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Transition

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#3 posted 944 days ago

Thumbs up! I prefer the center one. What are the woods? One of the Artisan series? How would you rate the quality of the kit?

-- Andrew, Orange County, CA - www.TransitionTurning.com

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router

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#4 posted 944 days ago

Thanks Jim, Barbs, and Transition.

The top two are venus kits with pyimna and amboynia burl. The bottom is a jr statesman with ebony.
I love the jr statesman with the non postable end cap and the kits from craft supply usa have been great so far, (penn state – not so much).

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Transition

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#5 posted 944 days ago

Just out of curiosity, what do you find lacking in the PSI kits? I’ve found them pretty nice, so far. Except for the Olympian Elite – too much plastic – actually kind of surprised they carry it.

-- Andrew, Orange County, CA - www.TransitionTurning.com

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router

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#6 posted 943 days ago

Thanks for making me clarify – the problem was not with the kits but with the shipping.

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boxerman

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#7 posted 938 days ago

Very nice looking pens.

-- Craig, Waterloo,IA

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