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I did manage to get out of the hammock for a bit, so, Nuttin fancy, just some pens and bracelet helpers for my sister and friends. Yellowheart, Redheart, Bicote w/stylus w/gun metal, Honduran Rosewood w/stylus w/chrome, Yucatan Rosewood w/rosegold, and Zebrawood. Thnx for lookin in. Any and all comments, good/bad/ugly, always welcome.

-- Roger from KY. Work/Play/Travel Safe. Kentuk55@bellsouth.net





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captbbrooks

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#1 posted 152 days ago

That’s sum good looking pens and bracelet helpers you got there!!

-- Brian Brooks, Maine

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Monte Pittman

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#2 posted 152 days ago

Always great work Roger. Give yourself a double scoop of ice cream for these.

-- Mother Nature created it, I just assemble it. - It's not ability that we often lack, but the patience to use our ability

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UncleStumpy

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#3 posted 152 days ago

Roger, you are a woodworking machine!
I think you get out of the hammock more than you let on.

-- "They don't want it perfect - they want it SPECIAL"

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Grumpy

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#4 posted 152 days ago

A great collection Roger

-- Grumpy - "Always look on the bright side of life"- Monty Python

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eddie

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#5 posted 152 days ago

Roger some great looking pen and bracelet helpers ,love that zebra wood one the best ,

-- Jesus Is Alright with me

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grizzman

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#6 posted 152 days ago

these look pretty good, except i do see a sag in one of them…i think its called hammockomania…it can be corrected with a strong vice…something cold ..something with a long neck…. red koolaid..:)

-- GRIZZMAN ...[''''']

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HillbillyShooter

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#7 posted 152 days ago

Nice looking turnings, but what are bracelet helpers?

-- John C. -- "Firearms are second only to the Constitution in importance; they are the peoples' liberty's teeth." George Washington

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Greg The Cajun Box Sculptor

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#8 posted 152 days ago

Roger…I heard rumors lately that you set up an overhead lathe system that could be used while relaxicating in your hammock. I guess it’s true. Nice pens… and helpers of the bracelets…whatever that is…I like the ones with the stylus because it comes in handy when using those credit card scanners at the shows. I have a cheapo plastic stylus from office depot and is much mo better than using the fingers.

-- Every step of each project is considered my masterpiece because I want the finished product to reflect the quality of my work.

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Sheila Landry (scrollgirl)

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#9 posted 152 days ago

Does your hammock have a ski on the bottom, Roger? ;)

These are truly lovely! I still love my seam ripper that I got from you. I use it with my needlework and think of you each time I use it.

Keep up the good work!

Sheila

-- Contributing Editor, Creative Woodworks and Crafts Magazine, If you like reading my blog, come visit at Sheila Landry Designs http://www.sheilalandrydesigns.com "Knowledge is Power"

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Brett

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#10 posted 152 days ago

What a good bro’ to help your sis and friends out! Nothing like a little lathe work to get the sleep out of your eyes. Nice pens and helpers.

-- Hand Crafted by Brett Peterson John 3:16 http://www.TheCrookedNail.blogspot.com

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woodshaver

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#11 posted 152 days ago

Some nice work there Roger! Looking good!

-- Tony C , My high school shop teacher said "You can do it"... Now I can't stop!

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jaykaypur

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#12 posted 152 days ago

Back in the day, I used to have a shorter version of them there bracelet helpers, but I called it a r…. c… ! LOL Good job on these.

-- Use it up, Wear it out --------------- Make it do, Or do without!

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andy_P

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#13 posted 152 days ago

I’m going to show my ignorance, Roger. I’ll join Hillbilly Shooter in asking…...what are bracelet helpers.

Have you done any “stylus”.......the thing that you use on your iphone or iPad and other modern day gadgets. I’m sure your connections will help you find something to use as the little rubber tips that they use. One of those fancy turnings of yours would sure turn heads….sorry about the wording.

-- Wood is a gift from God/Nature that maintains its beauty forever via the hand of a woodworker.

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doubleDD

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#14 posted 152 days ago

You deserve to go back in the hammock after making these. Nicely done Roger.

-- --Dave, Downers Grove, Il. When you run out of ideas, start building your dreams

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kdc68

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#15 posted 152 days ago

Nice work Roger….With all the ice cream comments I read on all your project posts I’m surprised that there isn’t ice cream scoops with beautifully turned wooden handles flying off your lathe…..

-- Measure "at least" twice and cut once

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