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Old 08-06-2008, 11:26 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Copper Cast

I tried my own variation of the copper scrubber cast in white PR

This one is assembled with a copper retro (although the colors don't show up well in the photo).

Thanks for your thoughts.

Nice play! (well, it's not exactly work, is it?)

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Old 08-07-2008, 12:57 AM   #2 (permalink)
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looks good Barry. Not sure if a little more copper would make it stand out more.
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Old 08-07-2008, 01:11 AM   #3 (permalink)
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Very creative Barry. Nice cast, and good fit and finish.
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Old 08-07-2008, 01:16 AM   #4 (permalink)
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Very nice indeed!
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Old 08-07-2008, 07:31 AM   #5 (permalink)
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It's not bad. I'm no expert, although opinionated. I think less copper is what you need. Perhaps pull on the copper sponge, then you have less copper and more pens at the same time! I'd change the color too. Your craftsmanship of course is superb!
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Old 08-07-2008, 08:17 AM   #6 (permalink)
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I've been watching too much COPS because the first thing I thought of was a crackhead.
Ok, first of all; I'm not 100% in love with your tone right now.
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Old 08-07-2008, 08:19 AM   #7 (permalink)
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Looks very nice

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Old 08-07-2008, 12:23 PM   #8 (permalink)
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Looks Great!!!
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Old 08-07-2008, 09:36 PM   #9 (permalink)
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Interesting texture.
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Old 08-07-2008, 10:08 PM   #10 (permalink)
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Very neat ideal. That's the first one I have ever seen.
I have got to start casting.
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