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Project by clieb91 posted 06-23-2013 02:26 AM 541 views 1 time favorited 5 comments Add to Favorites Watch

During my last pen order I ordered up something new to try. “Artisan Magnifier Necklaces” I got them a couple of nights ago and decided to turn one tonight. I had a single tube already glued up that did not have a mate for my twist pens so this was perfect. The first pic shows how it came out.

The second is of the kit itself. The kit comes with a mini twist pen tube which is only 1 1/4” long, I started to turn one that I already had glued up but did not like how small it seemed to look. Instead I used a standard slimline tube which is 2” long. I like the look better.
As you can see in the picture the kit comes with the chain pre-attached which really did not work well trying to use the pen press plus it uses a small loop to attach it to the pen. My wife and her jewelry tools made a quick fix so it would just slip through the pen cap itself. All in all not a bad kit I am going to pick up a few more and add them to my catalog for the holiday shows. One nice thing about them is if I mess up half a pen I can make the other half still and make one of these.

Thanks for looking.

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





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Monte Pittman

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#1 posted 06-23-2013 02:35 AM

Nice idea. I could see them sell. Always good to have a variety.

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

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#2 posted 06-23-2013 05:03 AM

Nice job and great idea. Hope all is well with you and family.
Tom

-- Tom Godfrey Landrum South Carolina (tom@thcww.com)

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#3 posted 06-23-2013 11:01 PM

Great substitution. Thanks for the comments on the kit itself; it’s really helpful.

-- Mother Nature talks, I try to listen

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#4 posted 06-25-2013 03:41 AM

GENIO-GENIO-GENIO ESA LUPA QUEDÓ HERMOSA
Y QUIÉN NO QUISIERA UNA COLGADA EN SU CUELLO????? :-)

-- KOVA, EL CARPINTERO DEL PUEBLO https://www.facebook.com/pages/El-Carpintero-Del-Pueblo/148976618479733

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#5 posted 06-25-2013 04:46 AM

nice lookin necklace

-- www.carvingandturningsbyrick.com, Rick Kruse, Grand Rapids, MI

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