I started a new job back in spring and haven't had time for any major projects, but when I've had a few minutes I've turned a few pens!
1. Baron Fountain pen with Bimble Box wood
2. El Toro Fountain pen w/ Osage Orange
3. Half Twist Pen and Pencil set w/ Maple Burl
4. Half Twist Pen w/ Gun...
A nobody puts this lighter accidentally to pocket from table.
Made from pine and finish whit lacquer for bouts.
I used only these tools:
Is it called carving if I didn't use no knife or chisel ?
More pictures from making process in my Blog.
PS:What is English word for that plate where my...
OK, just showing off a few pens that I made as gifts. (All custom requests) They are all made with some of the "Birdseye Pine" that I spotlighted in a previous project posting. (Check out the story on where I got the wood)
Top Pen: Rollerball Jr. Gentlemen's II - Titanium Hardware
It has been quite a while since I posted a project. I completed this last night and thought I would post it. Finished with CA and polished to 16K.
This is the pen kit I used. The finish specific metal finish is Rhodium.
I've been building a bookcase which will hopefully be ready for a finish next weekend.
Still, I made time for one pen.
Harold (Splinter99 at IAP) sold me some Carribean Rosewood blanks.
They're really nice: turn swell, polish up real fine, and have lots of chatoyance.
Matched to a Copper Baron...
I took advantage of the promotion at PSI for their Majestic Jr starter kit. Since I love using a rollerball and my first pen used a wood that was too dark for people to notice it was not made of plastic I thought I would make another pen for myself to use at work.
This kit is far nicer than...
I have a customer who has damaged a pen that I built for her. I have contacted the vendor that I purchase my pen kits from and they don't have a spare part that I need to make the repair. I would need to purchase a whole new pen kit just for the one part, kind of bummed about that. The...