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SCOTSMAN

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06-20-2009 09:54 PM

here are some cigar pens I made recently and also a few slimline the slimlines are Black Palmira and the others are One is sapele first grade and the rest are Elm burl hope you like them kindest regards Alistair

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-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease


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degoose

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#1 posted 06-20-2009 10:00 PM

Not at all bad for a shaky turner.. nice Alistair.

-- Drink twice... and don't bother to cut... @ lazylarrywoodworks.com.au For lovers of all things timber...

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Rog

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#2 posted 06-20-2009 10:01 PM

Great work Alistair, Ryan has been trying to get me to turn a few pens. I guess if you can then so can I. I need to get over my fear of the laif….and cutting a finger or two off….LOL Rog

-- I get out to the shop when Ryan lets me. Arggggggggggg

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#3 posted 06-20-2009 10:03 PM

very nice Alistair

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#4 posted 06-20-2009 10:03 PM

Nice work Alistair ! I like a larger dia pen, it makes holding it easier, and shows a lot more detail of the wood.
What are you using for finish?

Lisa

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lew

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#5 posted 06-20-2009 10:37 PM

Great Looking Pens, Alistair!

I really like the grain on the Black Palmira!

-- Lew- Time traveler. Purveyor of the Universe's finest custom rolling pins.

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Allison

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#6 posted 06-20-2009 10:47 PM

So very nice.These are really nice. Great Job!

-- Allison, Northeastern Ca. Remember, Amateurs built the Ark. Professionals built the Titanic!

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#7 posted 06-20-2009 10:50 PM

Alistair,
These are beautiful! The wood is just perfect!
Nice work
Ellen

-- "Don't let the perfect be the enemy of the good." Voltaire

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a1Jim

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#8 posted 06-20-2009 11:18 PM

Hey Allisair
WOW what a fantastic group of pens each and every one is outstanding. super great job. on all these pens.
Way to go bud.

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SCOTSMAN

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#9 posted 06-20-2009 11:48 PM

Thanks my friends I am glad you like them.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#10 posted 06-21-2009 12:01 AM

Alistair

They look cool i’m still trying to convince the wife i need a lathe lol i like the pen making treads its something i want to learn oneday

Thanks for the posting

Andy

-- cut it saw it scrap it SKPE: ANDREW.CARTER69

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Karson

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#11 posted 06-21-2009 12:16 AM

A great looking set of pens. Nice job.

-- I've been blessed with a father who liked to tinker in wood, and a wife who lets me tinker in wood. Southern Delaware karson_morrison@bigfoot.com †

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#12 posted 06-21-2009 06:04 AM

great pen set…

-- Matt--Proud LJ since 2007

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SCOTSMAN

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#13 posted 06-21-2009 02:26 PM

Thanks Guys.Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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#14 posted 06-21-2009 05:26 PM

Sleek and breathtaking pens Alistair.
Sharad

-- “If someone feels that they had never made a mistake in their life, then it means they have never tried a new thing in their life”.-Albert Einstein

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#15 posted 06-21-2009 07:52 PM

Thanks Sharad Alistair

-- excuse my typing as I have a form of parkinsons disease

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