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athol

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07-14-2011 09:24 PM

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I want to learn how to turn pens.What is the best book to get?


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#1 posted 07-15-2011 02:07 AM

Get the Rex and Kip Videos….

http://www.woodturnerscatalog.com/store/Videos___Pen_Making___Turning_Pens_with_Kip_and_Rex___kip_rex_basics_vid?Args=

Penn State also has a free video

http://www.pennstateind.com/store/DVD.html

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#2 posted 07-15-2011 03:30 AM

Turning is tricky to learn from a book. Videos will help you
get better results faster I’ll bet.

Read books too… but if you just want to learn to turn a
clean pen, get a video from an expert showing his or her
technique.

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