My First Pen!

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Project by Mcasady posted 05-09-2013 02:44 AM 727 views 0 times favorited 6 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My first pen! 24k gold plated bolt action pen with Texas Mesquite burl. I donated this one to my children’s school for a silent auction fundraiser.

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#1 posted 05-09-2013 02:46 AM

Very nice

-- Custom furniture

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#2 posted 05-09-2013 05:10 AM

Very nice! Looks like you matched the wood/pen seams perfectly. Kudos!

-- Andrew, Orange County, CA -

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#3 posted 05-09-2013 06:23 AM

very very nice

-- Gintaras,

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#4 posted 05-09-2013 11:41 AM

Another one hooked on turning I think ;-)
Nice looking pen, congratulations.

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#5 posted 01-04-2014 02:54 AM

Very nice; I made a couple of these also for Christmas presents, but yours looks a lot more shiny than mine – what did you use for the finish?

-- Steve - Seaford, DE

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#6 posted 01-04-2014 03:12 AM

I used 12 layers of CA and polished to a high glossy shine.

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