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Forum topic by Ripthorn posted 03-30-2016 10:11 PM 396 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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03-30-2016 10:11 PM

With my getting into metal working, I occasionally have an end mill that gets toasted. I hate to throw them away, so I kept this one and made a little burnisher out of it. It is free of charge, just pay shipping. However, I want it to go to someone who has scrapers but that does not have a reasonable burnisher. I think the shank on this is Cobalt HSS, sappy purpleheart handle, copper ferrule. This purpleheart oxidizes to purple after being brown freshly cut. It will take on a great color. Anyway, PM me if you fit the qualifications. It may take me a few days to get it sent, but you know, you get what you pay for, right :).

-- Brian T. - Exact science is not an exact science

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#1 posted 03-30-2016 10:37 PM

That is beautiful. Nice gesture!

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#2 posted 03-30-2016 10:37 PM

Look like a COOL Burnisher… and Handy!

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#3 posted 03-31-2016 12:40 PM

This one has been claimed. Thanks for the interest from everybody.

-- Brian T. - Exact science is not an exact science

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