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Old 10-29-2014, 12:17 PM   #1 (permalink)
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Default Emboyna Burl Fountain pen - my first fountain pen

I have just completed my first fountain pen. I've been sitting on this Windsor kit I got from The Golden Nib (TGN) for a long time. I just did not have the time or tools to make it. It required 31/64" and 33/64" bits, which I finally got. I also splurged on the Amboyna burl blank for this pen. I am very glad I did. It is absolutely some of the most beautiful wood I have seen. Pen came out really well I think. There are lots of modifications I could do for my next one, I think. A closed end comes to mind, but I am still learning...

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Old 10-29-2014, 01:51 PM   #2 (permalink)
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Congrats! Great looking pen!
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Old 10-30-2014, 10:14 PM   #3 (permalink)
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It's great to see you ink'd it!!
Finish looks great too!!

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Old 10-31-2014, 07:36 AM   #4 (permalink)
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I think it looks great! Job well done.
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Old 10-31-2014, 09:44 AM   #5 (permalink)
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That is a great pen! Perfect fit and the finish looks awesome.
Nice job!

The pictures look pretty good too...
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Old 10-31-2014, 10:45 AM   #6 (permalink)
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Beautiful wood, beautiful pen. Great job.
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A job very well done, I like...
I started out with nothing and still have loads left . . . . .
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