My first cigar....

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I turned my first cigar kit this evening and I must say, I really like the kit. The blank is Honduran Rosewood.

-- Grant...."GO BUCKEYES"

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#1 posted 2211 days ago

pretty – the wood. I like the cigars too. Very nice.

-- I am always doing what I cannot do yet, in order to learn how to do it. - Van Gogh -- --

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#2 posted 2211 days ago

Beautiful wood, nicely done. A fantastic looking pen.

-- Ryno

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#3 posted 2211 days ago

I have to agree, the wood looks fantastic.
I like the size and weight of the cigar too, though lately I’ve been using that last jr gent I made and really like the feel of that kit.

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#4 posted 2211 days ago

Great first cigar Grant. I have not tried to turn one of these yet. They intrigue me though. I like the idea of thicker wood for some blanks, possible even a corn cob. You have inspired me – Thanks.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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#5 posted 2211 days ago


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#6 posted 2211 days ago

Great job!

Thanks for the post


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#7 posted 2206 days ago

Wow! I would have thought you turned it from an acrylic. Really outstanding pop to the grain. Terrific job finishing it.

Those Cigar kits are very popular at my office. It’s a larger pen, but for a larger hand, so the guys in my office love them.

-- Mark, Florida,

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#8 posted 1650 days ago

Gorgeous Pen!! If you don’t mind where did you order the blank from?

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#9 posted 1650 days ago

very nice…i make most of my pens from cigars…very smooth mechanism….did you say what type of finish you used?


-- Science Teacher by Day, Wood Butcher by Night!!

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