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A Couple o Bolt Action Pens

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Project by Roger posted 11-21-2012 11:51 PM 1338 views 0 times favorited 26 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Nuttin fabulous. Just a couple of Bolt Action Pens made of Bicote. Finished with 4 coats of Hut Polish. Wish everyone a safe holiday weekend, and a Happy Thanksgiving tomorrow. Thnx for the looks, and/or comments.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net





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Brett

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#1 posted 11-21-2012 11:57 PM

Nice work Roger! That will be perfect. One for me and one for the Mrs. I will PM you the shipping address. ;)

The wood is very nice. How is it to turn? I have not used bicote before.

And Happy Thanksgiving!

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16 http://www.TheCrookedNail.blogspot.com

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jaykaypur

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#2 posted 11-22-2012 12:04 AM

Beautiful workmanship! Love the copper jacketed end!

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

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peteg

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#3 posted 11-22-2012 12:24 AM

Wow Roger, these look good enuf to fire a couple of rounds, never seen that timber B4, looks realy great
Pete

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

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grandpasworkshop

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#4 posted 11-22-2012 12:27 AM

Load unlock and go kill your turkey. Nice job my friend

-- Grandpaj

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#5 posted 11-22-2012 12:43 AM

Nice! Those the gun metal finish?

-- John

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#6 posted 11-22-2012 01:15 AM

Very nice job x2. The “penmeister” strikes again—glad you’re getting in some shop time. Happy Thanksgiving to you, your family and friends, and all LJs out there!

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

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#7 posted 11-22-2012 01:42 AM

Can’t really see how the bolt-action works…
... but it sure sounds & looks GOOD!

COOL stuff!!

Thank you.

-- Have Fun! Joe Lyddon - Alta Loma, CA USA - Home: http://www.WoodworkStuff.net ... My Small Gallery: http://www.ncwoodworker.net/pp/showgallery.php?ppuser=1389&cat=500"

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#8 posted 11-22-2012 02:35 AM

Good job. Love the wood. Fun build.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it.

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#9 posted 11-22-2012 04:14 AM

Nice pens, Roger…love that wood!!

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

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Dale J Struhar Sr

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#10 posted 11-22-2012 04:23 AM

Beautiful, Roger.

-- Dale, Ohio

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#11 posted 11-22-2012 06:32 AM

Bolt action pens are my favorite. Those are outstanding.

Great job.

-- Abbas, Castro Valley, CA

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Diggerjacks

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#12 posted 11-22-2012 07:28 AM

Hello Roger

These two pens are beautiful

This look nice but how is it to turn?

Thanks for sharing

-- Diggerjack-France ---The only limit is the limit of the mind and the mind has no limit

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Roger

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#13 posted 11-22-2012 01:03 PM

Thnx everyone. Happy Thanksgiving to all. -JohnG: yes they are gun metal DiggerJ: Bicote turns as well as other hardwoods. Just keep those gouges and tools sharp. :)

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net

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Blackie_

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#14 posted 11-22-2012 01:05 PM

Nice looking pair of pens Roger, Don’t be out trying to shoot turkeys with those pens now. :)

Wishing you and family a Happy…Happy Thanksgiving

-- Randy - If I'm not on LJ's then I'm making Saw Dust. Please feel free to visit my store location at http://www.facebook.com/randy.blackstock.custom.wood.designs

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#15 posted 11-22-2012 03:18 PM

You need a permit for them Roger? Lookin good!

-- Jeff - I have not failed. I've just found 10,002 ways that won't work.

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