figured sapele pen

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Project by bake posted 05-20-2014 04:31 AM 1335 views 0 times favorited 1 comment Add to Favorites Watch
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Fancy slimline.
Figured sapele.
12 coats of CA, polished to 12,000 grit.
The wood has really beautiful chatoyance.

-- I love the smell of Home Depot in the morning, it smells like.......carpentry. Bake, Bar Lazy U Woodworks, Lehi,UT.

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#1 posted 05-20-2014 03:04 PM

Nice job on this pen! Also nice job on using “chatoyance”. And yes I had to look it up. Ha Ha If you quarter cut “normal” non – figured Sapele you can get some of the look you have in this piece.
Great job on the finish!!!

-- (the only thing in there she says is....tap on head..........tap..........tap..... saw dust) - James

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