Wedding Pen

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Project by PaulDoug posted 05-15-2014 09:54 PM 1686 views 0 times favorited 2 comments Add to Favorites Watch

I haven’t made a pen in over two years, but my neighbor is getting married next month. I asked her if she would like me to try to make her a pen for the wedding guest book. She seemed pretty excited about it so I gave it a try. This is a Triton roller ball, made with Holly finish is CA glue.. The box I made out of curly maple. The box is finished with Deft Clear Wood Finish, many coats, then wet sanded to 12000 grit micro mesh, the polished with Hut Plastic Polish. The lid and pen have not been sent off for some engraving, when they return I will attach the top to the box. I forgot just ho much I forgot about making pens. It took me a while.

-- “The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil, is for good men to do nothing"- Edmond Burke

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#1 posted 05-15-2014 09:59 PM

That is beautiful!
I hope your friend liked it?
It’s a GREAT gift!

-- The most dangerous tool in my shop is the one I am currently using! Harvey

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#2 posted 05-16-2014 03:15 AM

Very nice choice, I hope she enjoys it

-- Norman - I never never make a mistake, I just change the design.

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