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Old 01-01-2018, 02:04 PM   #1 (permalink)
 
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Playing with a Gisi(ish) style pen blank, started off simple enough made of walnut, white oak, padauk and maple. I didn't want to waste an expensive kit on an experiment, so built it on a simple cigar kit in titanium. I like the way it turned out and will do the other blanks I have left over on some better kits.
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Old 01-01-2018, 03:11 PM   #2 (permalink)
 
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Very nicely done !!!
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Awesome work.
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Nice pattern on the segmenting of the blank. Got that on my to-do list.
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I like that.


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Very nice looking pen!
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How do you cut the perfect "V" in the block at the top end of your blank ?

I cannot see any join in that piece, although I can in the smaller V-ed pieces.
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Beautiful. No need to underestimate your skills. Go for a high end kit next time.
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I just watched rjb on YouTube turned one very similar. So beautiful.


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I have never done any of this design.

But... I have viewed, many, many, many of this design - and yours is MUCH more precise than others that are thought to be "well done."

Ya dun well!!!

Very NICE!
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