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Forum: Casual Conversation 08-07-2018, 07:41 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 573
Posted By nativewooder
Ha! Ha! Ha! Dude, you are soooooo bad!:biggrin:

Ha! Ha! Ha! Dude, you are soooooo bad!:biggrin:
Forum: Penturning 07-28-2018, 05:22 PM
Replies: 18
Views: 589
Posted By nativewooder
There are probably 20,000 Texams that know what...

There are probably 20,000 Texams that know what kind of wood that is! What is wrong with you?! It's obviously "tree" wood>:biggrin:
Forum: Casual Conversation 07-24-2018, 07:33 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 4,115
Posted By nativewooder
What's with the "log in" system that seems to be...

What's with the "log in" system that seems to be shutting down every other day or so? It's going to get tired logging in every other day or so because of a system error!:eek:
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 07-09-2018, 04:34 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 466
Posted By nativewooder
Definitely "tree " wood!:biggrin:

Definitely "tree " wood!:biggrin:
Forum: Penturning 06-24-2018, 02:00 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 408
Posted By nativewooder
Great piece of work! I had a relative employed...

Great piece of work! I had a relative employed by Pratt-Whitney as one of their engineers on the engines for the Blackbird!:eek:
Forum: Georgia 06-12-2018, 08:12 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 3,229
Posted By nativewooder
Red face Clubs

Unfortunately, you are the living proof of the members getting old without any younger members to assume the role of leadership. This happens to woodturning groups, carvers, and pen makers all over...
Forum: Finishing 06-11-2018, 08:42 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 921
Posted By nativewooder
I had a long, too long, conversation with a...

I had a long, too long, conversation with a gentleman at SutherlandWelles a couple of years ago and spent too much money also. I then followed his advice and contacted Lee Valley and talked to a guy...
Forum: Penturning 05-26-2018, 09:22 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,019
Posted By nativewooder
Cool Any workman who puts his merchandise in front of...

Any workman who puts his merchandise in front of the public in a business he/she does not control MUST have a signed contract with the owner of the business to protect his inventory! I used to build...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 04-16-2018, 08:47 AM
Replies: 36
Views: 1,985
Posted By nativewooder
Talking Another example of your beautiful art! Classic!

Another example of your beautiful art! Classic!
Forum: Other Things We Make 04-12-2018, 03:15 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 517
Posted By nativewooder
Wink It's tree wood but I don't know exactly what kind...

It's tree wood but I don't know exactly what kind of tree!
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 04-12-2018, 03:10 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 344
Posted By nativewooder
Wink Are they the ones down on the corner always...

Are they the ones down on the corner always looking for dates?:biggrin: Remember, you only get what you pay for!:biggrin:
Forum: Penturning 03-29-2018, 10:02 AM
Replies: 22
Views: 1,548
Posted By nativewooder
refills

What I did when I was making pens of all shapes and sizes was to open an account with Exotic Blanks as they seemed to have the largest variety of materiels. Good people to talk to and do business...
Forum: Penturning 03-26-2018, 09:51 AM
Replies: 52
Views: 2,287
Posted By nativewooder
Sanding

My advice to anyone seeking help with sanding/finishing is: Go to Wood Central, scroll down to Russ's Corner. Read everything that Russ wrote as far as sanding and finishing. He was a genius. It...
Forum: Casual Conversation 03-16-2018, 07:41 AM
Replies: 18
Views: 960
Posted By nativewooder
I think both the second and third pens are WOOD! ...

I think both the second and third pens are WOOD! I didn't purchase the wood so I can't tell you what it is. Were you somehow incapacitated when you purchased the mystery wood? It's amazing to me...
Forum: Finishing 09-05-2017, 09:26 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,111
Posted By nativewooder
In my years of using Cocobolo, I never used any...

In my years of using Cocobolo, I never used any "finish". After wet sanding with sandpaper through 2000 grit, and micromesh through 12000 grit (using alcohol or mineral spirits) I would wind up with...
Forum: Finishing 09-05-2017, 09:21 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,111
Posted By nativewooder
In my years of using Cocobolo, I never used any...

In my years of using Cocobolo, I never used any "finish". After wet sanding with sandpaper through 2000 grit, and micromesh through 12000 grit (using alcohol or mineral spirits) I would wind up with...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 07-19-2017, 06:06 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 616
Posted By nativewooder
Talk about pregnancy, that Slimline is way...

Talk about pregnancy, that Slimline is way overdue!!:biggrin:
Forum: Other Things We Make 07-17-2017, 11:30 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,341
Posted By nativewooder
Bottle Stoppers

I would like to "paraphrase" what Cindy says: Operator error! Practice may or may not make "perfect", but it will get better!:biggrin:
Forum: Casual Conversation 05-25-2017, 08:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 877
Posted By nativewooder
It will still be mis-spelled! Other than that,...

It will still be mis-spelled! Other than that, it makes no sense to put an ugly oil finish on oily wood.:biggrin:
Forum: Casual Conversation 05-22-2017, 01:06 PM
Replies: 17
Views: 663
Posted By nativewooder
Smitty, you are so lucky to have such a wise and...

Smitty, you are so lucky to have such a wise and intelligent lady!:biggrin:
Forum: Casual Conversation 05-16-2017, 08:39 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,093
Posted By nativewooder
Don't complain here, call the company you bought...

Don't complain here, call the company you bought it from.:rolleyes:
Forum: Penturning 05-16-2017, 08:36 AM
Replies: 4
Views: 407
Posted By nativewooder
You need to do some reading about buffing and...

You need to do some reading about buffing and about what type of materials to use to accomplish various finishes. Building a DIY system without a plan is kind of like digging a hole in the ground to...
Forum: Site Help, Tips, How-To 04-22-2017, 09:22 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 943
Posted By nativewooder
JT has given you the heart of all the information...

JT has given you the heart of all the information available. Use the Library! And if you don't like to read and learn, then, I'm sorry that you have wasted so much learning time. It's time to get...
Forum: Penturning 04-08-2017, 09:15 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,099
Posted By nativewooder
As soon as you make it, you have it!:biggrin:

As soon as you make it, you have it!:biggrin:
Forum: Casual Conversation 04-03-2017, 10:16 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 516
Posted By nativewooder
My vote is for grab bag wood!:biggrin:

My vote is for grab bag wood!:biggrin:
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