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Forum: Casual Conversation 08-31-2014, 05:28 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 282
Posted By BRobbins629
I used to chip with a small gas powered one which...

I used to chip with a small gas powered one which too clogged easily. Now pay about $30 to the county once a year to pick up a pile - any size as long as branches are not larger than 4" in diameter...
Forum: Shops, Jigs, Fixtures & Tools 08-28-2014, 07:10 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 279
Posted By BRobbins629
Very cool Skip - I already have an indexing wheel...

Very cool Skip - I already have an indexing wheel for my metal lathe made years ago by JohnnyCNC, but really like the idea of the socket and nut. Won't use it for this, but I'm sure it will come in...
Forum: Segmenting 08-27-2014, 04:51 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,531
Posted By BRobbins629
I used a homemade cap from Delrin for the screws...

I used a homemade cap from Delrin for the screws which I chose as Charlie said to avoid glue sticking. Truth be told, it may not be the best material as sometimes it wants to stick to the wood just...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 08-08-2014, 09:12 AM
Replies: 45
Views: 2,238
Posted By BRobbins629
You can be in my guild anytime! A true work of...

You can be in my guild anytime! A true work of art.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 08-06-2014, 01:35 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 1,586
Posted By BRobbins629
It's a real beauty Doc! Love that material.

It's a real beauty Doc! Love that material.
Forum: Segmenting 08-01-2014, 10:22 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,531
Posted By BRobbins629
I have used both CA and Epoxy for wood - both...

I have used both CA and Epoxy for wood - both seem to work. Haven't tried aluminum yet.
Forum: Casual Conversation 07-24-2014, 02:33 PM
Replies: 1
Views: 170
Posted By BRobbins629
Just doing our part...

Just doing our part...
Forum: Segmenting 07-17-2014, 12:27 PM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,531
Posted By BRobbins629
I get everything except this one. Is it just to...

I get everything except this one. Is it just to check that the insert is the correct thickness? Making inserts with a uniform thickness is the part I have the most issues with. I'm probably going...
Forum: Segmenting 07-17-2014, 11:24 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,531
Posted By BRobbins629
This jig is about 45, but you can really use...

This jig is about 45, but you can really use almost any angle. Each will give a slightly different look.
Forum: Segmenting 07-17-2014, 10:00 AM
Replies: 23
Views: 1,531
Posted By BRobbins629
Celtic Knots - Post your Jigs, Successes and Failures

At the 2014 MAPG, Rick Crook gave a talk about making Celtic knot jigs. With Rick's help, our local penturners group made a number of these jigs at our last meeting. Thought this would be a good...
Forum: Advanced Pen Making 07-10-2014, 12:00 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 509
Posted By BRobbins629
Bronze works well too

Bronze works well too
Forum: Advanced Pen Making 07-08-2014, 09:58 AM
Replies: 2
Views: 309
Posted By BRobbins629
Better yet, call him and he will guide you...

Better yet, call him and he will guide you through the process.
Forum: Casual Conversation 07-08-2014, 09:57 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 117
Posted By BRobbins629
Have a great one!

Have a great one!
Forum: Advanced Pen Making 07-07-2014, 05:52 PM
Replies: 34
Views: 2,015
Posted By BRobbins629
Too cool for words.

Too cool for words.
Forum: Casual Conversation 07-04-2014, 06:42 AM
Replies: 90
Views: 3,377
Posted By BRobbins629
Good thoughts for both of you.

Good thoughts for both of you.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 07-03-2014, 02:56 PM
Replies: 35
Views: 2,020
Posted By BRobbins629
Now that's two great people and a whole lot of...

Now that's two great people and a whole lot of nice pens.
Forum: Build the Tips, Tricks, & FAQ Files 07-02-2014, 06:19 AM
Replies: 6
Views: 391
Posted By BRobbins629
Many here like using the Pentel mechanism and...

Many here like using the Pentel mechanism and doing a conversion. Pretty easy. Come to the Richmond penturners meeting at Woodcraft and we can show you how.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 07-02-2014, 06:18 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 386
Posted By BRobbins629
Very nice - Hope it makes you want to come back...

Very nice - Hope it makes you want to come back next year.
Forum: Richmond, VA 06-29-2014, 02:00 PM
Replies: 0
Views: 241
Posted By BRobbins629
July 10 Meeting - Making A Celtic Knot Jig

Meeting will be Thursday July 10, 7pm Woodcraft. Rick Crook will be assisting us in making Celtic Knot Jigs (He showed this at MAPG). For $50 plus a small amount for plywood TBD, you will walk home...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 06-27-2014, 04:28 PM
Replies: 20
Views: 514
Posted By BRobbins629
Sweet!

Sweet!
Forum: Casual Conversation 06-26-2014, 01:50 PM
Replies: 24
Views: 606
Posted By BRobbins629
Keep up the good work! Hope she feels better...

Keep up the good work! Hope she feels better every day.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 06-23-2014, 10:45 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 515
Posted By BRobbins629
Looks like #*@#:smile: Glad to see your work...

Looks like #*@#:smile: Glad to see your work again!!
Forum: Blank Making 06-17-2014, 08:06 PM
Replies: 4
Views: 294
Posted By BRobbins629
I always thought you were a flower child. Now I...

I always thought you were a flower child. Now I know.
Forum: Metal Lathes 06-15-2014, 11:21 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 1,121
Posted By BRobbins629
With the exception of a few CNC creations, I...

With the exception of a few CNC creations, I haven't seen a pen posted on this site that couldn't be made on it. I have a similar 7 x 12 and find it useful for many things. You won't be sorry...
Forum: Casual Conversation 06-12-2014, 10:32 AM
Replies: 7
Views: 329
Posted By BRobbins629
I've had a Shopsmith for over 30 years and...

I've had a Shopsmith for over 30 years and wouldn't trade in even if I had stationary tools. As a lathe, although I have used it often, I find it very low and not as comfortable as other options for...
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