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Shaving Brush-Curly Asian Satinwood

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Project by Eddie posted 04-01-2014 at 08:41 PM 684 views 1 time favorited 3 comments Add to Favorites Watch

Holy Cow! Asian Satinwood(Pyinma) is beautiful!

I had never heard of this wood before and it came included in a variety pack from woodcraft.

Does anyone know why its not more popular?!

From what I can find, its more common to find it in a curly/quilted figure than Maple.

Anyways, it was super easy to turn and polished really well.
The finish is a CA/BLO combo with a Pure Badger Hair knot.

Now to find two pen blanks to make the Razor handle and shaving stand….





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#1 posted 04-01-2014 at 09:57 PM

Beautiful turning you highlighted the grain well.

-- Kelly, woodworker under construction

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#2 posted 04-08-2014 at 01:28 PM

That some gorgeous wood and you did great in turning it, very nice shape and great finish. Well done!

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#3 posted 05-27-2014 at 06:31 PM

On my summer to do list…. looks great!

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