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Project by bake posted 12-15-2012 01:40 AM 1930 views 0 times favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Pens turned from mule deer antler.
The antler came from a small 4 point that a friend killed this season.
1 and 3 are slimline, 2 is a cigar style. All pen kits are from Craft supplies USA.
Sanded to 600 grit.
Finish is 12 coats of CA polished out to 12,000 grit.
I use the EWT mid size rougher and finisher tools with my 10” Jet lathe.

-- I love the smell of Home Depot in the morning, it smells like.......carpentry. Bake, Bar Lazy U Woodworks, Lehi,UT.

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#1 posted 12-15-2012 02:00 AM

Very nicely done. I particularly like #2, the cigar style.

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

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#2 posted 12-15-2012 03:52 PM

Very nice. I recommend you try the bolt action pens with the antler….or one of the other bullet style pens for that matter. I really like number 3 the best. Your friend gets one of them..right….ha.

-- -Al, Chesapeake, VA

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#3 posted 12-16-2012 06:06 PM

Very nice!! Beautiful….

Thanks for sharing

-- Chuck Emery, Michigan,

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#4 posted 12-17-2012 09:52 PM

Well-formed. Like the color too.

-- "someone has to be wounded for others to be saved, someone has to sacrifice for others to feel happiness, someone has to die so others could live"

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#5 posted 12-17-2012 09:57 PM

Nicely done!

-- "They who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night." ~ Edgar Allan Poe

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