pen turning

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Project by WOODTAKERS posted 04-19-2013 12:42 PM 1030 views 0 times favorited 4 comments Add to Favorites Watch

my first attempt at pen turning. Used diamond wood, cherry, walnut, and purple heart.(wife wanted a purple pen LOL) Gotta admit im hooked turning pens now. was able to pick up a old school craftsman lathe and a nice assortment of tools with it for a 100.00 dollars. So more pictures to come soon.

-- Stephen, WoodTakers

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#1 posted 04-19-2013 02:09 PM

Great job, looks fun.

-- Ken, "Everyday above ground is a good day!"

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#2 posted 04-19-2013 06:10 PM

Nice looking pens. Welcome to the addiction. :)


-- Chris L. "Don't Dream it, Be it."- (Purveyors of Portable Fun and Fidgets)

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#3 posted 04-22-2013 03:45 PM

Great looking pens! Like the pretty blanks, goes really well with the kit. Great turning!

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#4 posted 06-28-2013 03:13 AM

Wow nice deal on the lathe and really nice pens too. I want to try pen turning soon.

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