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Forum topic by paulcoyne posted 11-02-2010 07:25 PM 1449 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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paulcoyne

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11-02-2010 07:25 PM

Topic tags/keywords: jig question

Guys I have had no long with the search button… is their any body here who has made a pen assembly jig for pen turning… I would rather make one than buy one but would love to see a few examples or just hear some thoughts on the whole idea…

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#1 posted 11-02-2010 08:06 PM

Bump

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#2 posted 11-02-2010 10:02 PM

I know a lot of people use a drill press for pen assembly. Works kind of like a press. Also some use a regular bench vise. Hope that helps some.

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#3 posted 11-02-2010 10:04 PM

I made one, Let me take a picture and post it.

The C-clamp is used to hold the press to the bench and to position the stop block for various types of pens. I used an old piece of uhmw plastic for the stop block and “pusher” end.

Hope this gives you some ideas.

Lew

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