Bolt Action Pens

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Project by Roger posted 06-25-2012 01:50 AM 5459 views 3 times favorited 37 comments Add to Favorites Watch

YEA!!! I finally posted a freekin project/s. Still workin on the shadowbox also, but got these done in-between. Penn St. Bolt Action kits. A wee bit pricey, but, what the hey.. Very good quality, fun and super ez. Very kool little bolt action sound when you “load” the pen.. 3 out of Bicote, and 2 out of African Blackwood. I had a few other pics while on the lathe, but, they were blurry, so, ya only git the 2. :) Thnx for lookin.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#1 posted 06-25-2012 01:53 AM

Nice job on these. They look great.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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#2 posted 06-25-2012 01:56 AM

Great looking pens!
Love the Blackwood!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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#3 posted 06-25-2012 01:56 AM

Great turning on these Roger. I really love the choice of wood here and the grain. Nice work thanks for sharing it.

-- "Always continue to learn, laugh and share!" JJW

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#4 posted 06-25-2012 01:56 AM

Roger, those look great. I’m making pens now, but haven’t bought this kit yet. I’ll bet they’re popular with that slide-action bolt.


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Jim Jakosh

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#5 posted 06-25-2012 02:05 AM

Sweet pens. I love that bolt action feature!!...........................Jim

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

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#6 posted 06-25-2012 02:06 AM

Hey Roger – I count 34 projects posted….but who’s counting? Nice looking little pen guns. No permit required, right?

Who knows, in the right situation, maybe the bolt action pen will get you out of a bad situation. “Feeling lucky punk” HA !

Looks like fun Roger….

-- Jeff .... Minnesota, USA

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#7 posted 06-25-2012 02:09 AM

I love these pens, they’re a great seller of mine. I like what you did with them. The bocote looks really cool.

-- Lis - Michigan - -

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#8 posted 06-25-2012 02:15 AM

Nicely done, and it’s always good to know you’re getting something done in your shop.

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

#9 posted 06-25-2012 02:25 AM

Can you send me one wow nive pens

-- (L an D Woodworks)

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Roger Clark aka Rex

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#10 posted 06-25-2012 02:32 AM

Nice collection Roger, what are the calibers? :-)

-- Roger-R, Republic of Texas. "Always look on the Bright Side of Life" - An eyeball to eyeball confrontation with a blind person is as complete waste of Time.

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#11 posted 06-25-2012 02:45 AM

Nice job Roger, hey just make sure the Chamber is empty :: ))

-- Pete G: If you always do what you always did you'll always get what you always got

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#12 posted 06-25-2012 02:55 AM

Really nice Roger..!!!
I saw these fixins for the bolt action pens in a catalog recently and really liked them. Are you selling them ?

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#13 posted 06-25-2012 02:56 AM

Thnx everybody. Really enjoy & appreciate all the comments. Clint Eastwood, one o my favs. They are 30 cal. Roger/Rex.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Keep your dust collector fed.

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#14 posted 06-25-2012 03:25 AM

Bolt action ?
Are those pens or a shirt pocket weapon ? LOl :))
Nice work Roger I love the look and the look on peoples faces they will get .

-- Kiefer

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#15 posted 06-25-2012 04:41 AM

Cool looking old man. Are they ink or pencil or both?Looks like a 300 Winchester hahah

-- Grandpaj

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