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Forum: Activities Manager 12-10-2018, 12:31 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 430
Posted By Edgar
I’m in for several BOBs and a few other things. I...

I’m in for several BOBs and a few other things. I might even have something for the auction. I’ll get with you on details in early Jan.

Edgar
Forum: Introductions 12-02-2018, 05:52 PM
Replies: 9
Views: 190
Posted By Edgar
Welcome from Alvin, Russ.

Welcome from Alvin, Russ.
Forum: Shops, Jigs, Fixtures & Tools 11-30-2018, 07:40 PM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,211
Posted By Edgar
I get my carbide cutters from Captain Eddie ...

I get my carbide cutters from Captain Eddie

Big Guy Productions - * (http://eddiecastelin.com/cutters_only)
Forum: Shops, Jigs, Fixtures & Tools 11-29-2018, 09:57 AM
Replies: 38
Views: 1,211
Posted By Edgar
I second the “use the tools you are most familiar...

I second the “use the tools you are most familiar with” on a special blank where you can’t afford mistakes.

As far as carbides, I use a mini-EWT R2 for pens. It doesn’t have the natural angles of...
Forum: Casual Conversation 11-22-2018, 04:45 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 340
Posted By Edgar
Happy Thanksgiving to all! Edgar

Happy Thanksgiving to all!

Edgar
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 11-15-2018, 09:39 PM
Replies: 15
Views: 537
Posted By Edgar
Beautiful job on the pen & box, Cody. Thanks for...

Beautiful job on the pen & box, Cody. Thanks for sharing.

I got a Bulova with that same face when I was Confirmed in 1958. I just havenít been able to bring myself to turning it into a pen yet.
Forum: Introductions 11-15-2018, 09:23 PM
Replies: 22
Views: 498
Posted By Edgar
Welcome from the Houston area, Randy.

Welcome from the Houston area, Randy.
Forum: Shops, Jigs, Fixtures & Tools 11-06-2018, 10:43 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 430
Posted By Edgar
I have the small EWT carbide tools. I almost...

I have the small EWT carbide tools. I almost exclusively use the r2 for pens. For bottle stoppers, I mostly the round tool, but not exclusively. I also have a couple of large tools with 15mm r2...
Forum: Other Things We Make 11-06-2018, 10:32 AM
Replies: 15
Views: 639
Posted By Edgar
Very nice - birdhouses are fun to make. I...

Very nice - birdhouses are fun to make.

I use dowel rod for the perches also. I typically use a Sharpie to color them black regardless of the color/shade of the house itself.
Forum: Casual Conversation 09-22-2018, 12:59 AM
Replies: 8
Views: 399
Posted By Edgar
Sharon, Iím going to Jamaica in Nov. Could...

Sharon,

Iím going to Jamaica in Nov. Could your friend tell me some good places to get some Blue Mahoe? Iíll be in the Montego Bay Area.

Edgar
Forum: Casual Conversation 08-29-2018, 01:37 PM
Replies: 71
Views: 1,824
Posted By Edgar
Iím such a loser that I was only able to check in...

Iím such a loser that I was only able to check in about 3 times this month. Just strap me to that blinky-light End of Train Device thingy.
Forum: Introductions 08-18-2018, 12:03 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 447
Posted By Edgar
Welcome from Alvin, TX

Welcome from Alvin, TX
Forum: Activities Manager 08-03-2018, 12:30 AM
Replies: 42
Views: 2,102
Posted By Edgar
I can donate 3 BOBs, Mike. Sorry I don’t have...

I can donate 3 BOBs, Mike. Sorry I don’t have time to run any SE contests this time.

Edgar
Forum: Casual Conversation 08-03-2018, 12:23 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 367
Posted By Edgar
Prayers for you & your wife, Terry. May God give...

Prayers for you & your wife, Terry. May God give you both the strength to get through these difficult days.
Forum: Casual Conversation 08-03-2018, 12:17 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 325
Posted By Edgar
Thanks guys - it was indeed a good day! My wife...

Thanks guys - it was indeed a good day! My wife made my favorite German Chocolate cake & gave me some new bowl turning tools. Our real celebration comes this weekend with a trip to our Meyersville...
Forum: Casual Conversation 07-08-2018, 02:19 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 517
Posted By Edgar
Antique Tool Score

My wife & I did a little antique shopping in New Braunfels, TX this weekend and we happened to find a shop that had a lot of very reasonably priced merchandise.

I picked up this near mint...
Forum: Site Help, Tips, How-To 07-05-2018, 01:23 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 455
Posted By Edgar
Some info on the database & apps: Last...

Some info on the database & apps:

Last database update was 8/19/16 - the same database is used for Apple & Android app and for the pdf charts.

We are working on a database update, but we do not...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 06-16-2018, 09:09 PM
Replies: 7
Views: 347
Posted By Edgar
First Pen in 4 Months

Nothing fancy - just a simple slimline from a nice piece of BOW for a member of our church who heads up several of our outreach programs.

My wife was diagnosed with Sjogrenís Syndrome about 4...
Forum: Penturning 06-08-2018, 06:02 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 851
Posted By Edgar
Kinda what J T said :smile: I use a couple...

Kinda what J T said :smile:

I use a couple of sheets of paper towels to hold the blank in an effort to keep the paint off my fingers - not 100% effective, but close enough. 1-2 seconds of spray...
Forum: Penturning 06-06-2018, 11:18 AM
Replies: 25
Views: 1,426
Posted By Edgar
Personally, I like CA & use it for gluing every...

Personally, I like CA & use it for gluing every type of blank. I think the main thing is to develop a good technique, regardless of what your choice of glue might be. CA can be a little more...
Forum: Other Things We Make 04-25-2018, 01:04 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 369
Posted By Edgar
Beautiful work!

Beautiful work!
Forum: Group Purchases 04-20-2018, 11:34 AM
Replies: 35
Views: 1,799
Posted By Edgar
Got mine - just havenít had time to open it yet...

Got mine - just havenít had time to open it yet :smile:
Forum: New Member Advocate 04-19-2018, 05:08 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 729
Posted By Edgar
INTRODUCTION & SOYP PRIZE WINNERS CATCHUP

My apologies to all our new members who have posted Introductions and SOYP posts in the past 4 months. I am way behind on this, but life, work, and taxes have kept me tied up quite a bit for the last...
Forum: Casual Conversation 04-14-2018, 12:51 PM
Replies: 12
Views: 607
Posted By Edgar
Hilarious

Hilarious
Forum: Penturning 04-12-2018, 09:15 AM
Replies: 16
Views: 942
Posted By Edgar
Here’s another little tip - slide a piece of...

Here’s another little tip - slide a piece of plastic soda straw over the clip before assembling it. That will help protect the finish on your blanks from getting scratched during assembly.

I don’t...
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