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any ideas on the species????

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Just finished two pens. These represent # 6 and # 7 of the first batch I created with my new lathe. The different species finish amazing and the grain really pops once the finish is applied. Can you guess the species? I have been making the barrels more robust to fit better in larger hands. Once you get the hang of this it only takes about 30-45 minutes to complete.

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Jim Jakosh

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#1 posted 11-10-2013 12:16 AM

Nice pens. The bottom one looks like Jarrah! Not a clue on the top one….............Jim

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Dallas

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#2 posted 11-10-2013 12:18 AM

I would venture to say ball point. They don’t look like any fountain pens I’ve ever seen and definitely not quill pens.

I hope that helps.

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#3 posted 11-10-2013 06:09 AM

Very Nice Project Indeed! Thanks For Sharing.

Rick

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#4 posted 11-13-2013 03:31 AM

Padauk and mahogany of some sort. Padauk being on the one on the bottom in my opinion.

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