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Forum topic by Wildwood posted 08-23-2014 06:56 PM 1351 views 0 times favorited 3 replies Add to Favorites Watch
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08-23-2014 06:56 PM

The other day talked about polychromatic wood turnings, here is a fine example.

http://www.woodcentral.com/woodworking/forum/turning.pl/page/1/md/read/id/480718/sbj/this-is-what-i-made-out-of-126-colored-pencils/

Not first time seen something like this, not sure could do it!

-- Bill


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#1 posted 08-25-2014 09:51 PM

Glad you folks like the link!

-- Bill

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#2 posted 08-25-2014 11:00 PM

I’ve seen this before….
A very interesting technique.
Captain Eddie did either a Ustream or YouTube video about this process, but on a smaller scale.

-- Randy-- I may not be good...but I am slow! If good things come to those who wait.... Why is procrastination a bad thing?

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#3 posted 08-28-2014 11:55 AM

Did a search on both Googled & Bing found many other examples.

https://www.google.com/search?site=&tbm=isch&source=hp&biw=1280&bih=633&q=color+pencil+woodtuning&oq=color+pencil+woodtuning&gs_l=img.3...3178.12445.0.13034.23.13.0.10.10.0.159.1609.0j13.13.0....0...1ac.1.52.img..8.15.1629.4sJ160U6ArU&gws_rd=ssl

Always thought people cast their pencil in acrylic, but see other use CA glue too. Man from Hawii glued up & finished his bowl with CA, found out if sanded before finishing turned bowl black.

-- Bill

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