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Old 08-10-2009, 09:43 PM   #1 (permalink)
 
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Default A Must See!! Masur Birch Majestic Jr.

I believe this is my absolute favorite so far. My first time turning this wood (Masur Birch from Finland), and I have to say, I love it. Beautiful curls and quilts as well as an unbelievable grain pattern.

As always, comments and critiques are greatly appreciated.
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Very nice! I love the grain of the wood.
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Wow! That's spectacular. Great fit and finish.

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Beautiful pen! I can understand why it is your all time favorite.
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Wow, that is nice!

Where did you get the blank?
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Beautiful job. I think that kit was made for the blank.
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Hi USAFVET98,

Beautiful stuff indeed, kit and blank!

I have never used one of those kits, but I will soon as I like the way they make the nice blanks come up, and I've got some timbers (blanks) that are just asking for a kit like that. Interestingly the name Majestic in the kit, matches the name of one of my timbers, the Majestic Olive Wood! So, what you you call to a pen made with the 2 Majestics...? "Majestic on the double"?

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Lovely grain and colour, beuatiful pen, Amos
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Very nice indeed!
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Awesome pen.
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