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Forum: Casting & Stabilization 04-12-2018, 07:07 PM
Replies: 2
Views: 349
Posted By mb757
Dumb question

I've been playing with casting and have seen several blanks that have a perforated thin tape in the blank. What is that material and where can I purchase that? Thanks in advance, Mark.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 04-01-2018, 04:32 PM
Replies: 72
Views: 6,504
Posted By mb757
Beautiful work.

Beautiful work.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 03-23-2018, 06:39 PM
Replies: 27
Views: 1,373
Posted By mb757
Beautiful work Mark, I need to play with the...

Beautiful work Mark, I need to play with the chevrons, work and the farm have been taking up a little to much of my time lately.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 03-13-2018, 06:31 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 695
Posted By mb757
Beautiful work and the finish is perfect.

Beautiful work and the finish is perfect.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 03-09-2018, 06:47 PM
Replies: 21
Views: 886
Posted By mb757
Very nice work, great choice of woods as well.

Very nice work, great choice of woods as well.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 03-09-2018, 06:43 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,192
Posted By mb757
You need to try these Mark. Just change the size...

You need to try these Mark. Just change the size of the main segments, offset the colors, and you're good to go! I just started using different colored thicker veneers, and really like...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 03-08-2018, 05:26 PM
Replies: 31
Views: 1,192
Posted By mb757
Beautiful work Mark, I really like the new...

Beautiful work Mark, I really like the new variant of the chevron, lots of possibilities.
Forum: Segmenting 03-04-2018, 04:37 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 1,056
Posted By mb757
Nice work Mark, I like this new chevron, it looks...

Nice work Mark, I like this new chevron, it looks like a winner.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-24-2018, 07:16 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By mb757
A friends pattern that I got the idea from, his...

A friends pattern that I got the idea from, his online tag was Billy40 (B40).
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-24-2018, 04:25 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By mb757
Quick question, if you don't mind -- did you cut...

Quick question, if you don't mind -- did you cut the segments on a table saw or band saw?

Truly inspiring.[/QUOTE]

I ended up using a table saw and a jig to cut at a consistent angle, a lot...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-24-2018, 04:19 AM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By mb757
No laser, the blank is segmented. The trick is...

No laser, the blank is segmented. The trick is angle and thickness of the individual pieces. You can see the blank to the right was the same size, but lost the effect when turned to a smaller size....
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-20-2018, 08:25 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 332
Posted By mb757
Very nice work, I like all of them.

Very nice work, I like all of them.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-20-2018, 08:23 PM
Replies: 14
Views: 572
Posted By mb757
B40 Scales

I've been playing with a different pattern, second attempt at it: simulates a scale and has kind of a neat look. The woods are very plain, Walnut, Maple and Dyed Veneer, CA finish on a black cigar...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-20-2018, 08:39 AM
Replies: 11
Views: 411
Posted By mb757
Nice work Mark, I really like the chevron.

Nice work Mark, I really like the chevron.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-11-2018, 07:19 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 202
Posted By mb757
2nd attempt at a Chevron

Getting better, seems to always take 3 tries to get something to an acceptable level. Coming along though, I had a couple of left over pieces from the last attempt. Made on a Sierra Kit in Walnut,...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-07-2018, 04:33 AM
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By mb757
Thanks Mark, I found a couple of things doing...

Thanks Mark, I found a couple of things doing this that I will have to adjust technique to correct. One was make sure that the pieces are exactly perpendicular to each other and thickness is...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-06-2018, 05:48 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 498
Posted By mb757
HTMJ Chevrons

This was my first attempt at an chevron like the ones that Mark James has posted here, turned out well. There's a little bit of a learning curve and some things I would do differently on the next...
Forum: Segmenting 02-03-2018, 12:27 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,783
Posted By mb757
Turned the pieces this morning, turned out pretty...

Turned the pieces this morning, turned out pretty well. Don't know if it will make a pen or not, but ok.
Forum: Segmenting 02-02-2018, 06:17 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,783
Posted By mb757
I've been peeking/poking Mark. I do love your...

I've been peeking/poking Mark. I do love your rod patterns. Some amazing artistry! Please continue. The confluence between mediums/applications is very cool! (..."Cool", my 22 yr old daughter...
Forum: Segmenting 02-02-2018, 05:18 PM
Replies: 26
Views: 1,783
Posted By mb757
Beautiful work Mark, like the pattern.

Beautiful work Mark, like the pattern.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-02-2018, 08:58 AM
Replies: 13
Views: 587
Posted By mb757
Thanks Mark, that would work well for the...

Thanks Mark, that would work well for the application. I just need to get off my butt and get gluing.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-01-2018, 02:20 PM
Replies: 13
Views: 587
Posted By mb757
I like your thinking, have kicking around an idea...

I like your thinking, have kicking around an idea similar to this, just have to figure out a spider for the stop.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-01-2018, 10:11 AM
Replies: 5
Views: 417
Posted By mb757
Good catch Brian, I missed that until you said...

Good catch Brian, I missed that until you said something, looks like I need to do some repairs.
Forum: Segmenting 02-01-2018, 04:09 AM
Replies: 17
Views: 937
Posted By mb757
Beautiful work Mark, perfectly centered and...

Beautiful work Mark, perfectly centered and aligned.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-01-2018, 03:57 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 652
Posted By mb757
Beautiful pen, love all the details and the clip...

Beautiful pen, love all the details and the clip and center band are perfect as well.
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