Turned Pens

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Project by Budman posted 04-27-2007 07:42 PM 2443 views 0 times favorited 7 comments Add to Favorites Watch

My son Cody & I have experimented with some wood turning. Here are some pens that we have made.

-- Rick

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#1 posted 04-27-2007 07:43 PM

simply beautiful.

-- ~ Debbie, Canada (, Young Living Wellness )

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#2 posted 04-27-2007 07:45 PM

Good job on the pens Budman. I hope we can see some more soon.

-- Bill, Turlock California,

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#3 posted 04-27-2007 08:16 PM

The pens look nice. What are you using for finish?

-- † Hops †

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#4 posted 04-27-2007 08:32 PM

Finish??? Most of these pens are finished with combination of BLO and CA glue.
_For more info on pen turning you can visit the Penturners on Yahoo Groups.

-- Rick

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#5 posted 04-28-2007 09:49 AM

Nice job on the pens Rick. In my early days in the pen business I turned out hundreds of pens – I used to order everything from Berea Hardwoods. Berea is (or was at the time) the Company that actually manufactured and imported all of the pens sold here in the U.S. They supply the dealers, such as Hut, Penn State Ind., etc. Give them a try – you’ll probably save a little money and pick up some good advice.

-- Bill - "Suit yourself and let the rest be pleased."

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#6 posted 05-01-2007 07:07 PM

Budman -

Nice pens!

Bill – thanks for the Berea Hardwoods link.


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#7 posted 06-12-2008 01:56 PM

Nice pens.

-- My favorite piece is my last one, my best piece is my next one.

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