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Forum: Activities Manager 12-15-2014, 11:22 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,519
Posted By juteck
Glad you like them Mark! For the same reason...

Glad you like them Mark!

For the same reason you didn't send me a birdhouse, I figured I'd send you the snowman, made out of maple body, Caribbean rosewood hat, and Bolivian rosewood nose. The...
Forum: Activities Manager 12-10-2014, 08:29 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,519
Posted By juteck
Mark's pen showed up in today's mail for me. What...

Mark's pen showed up in today's mail for me. What a great rollerball in some fun colors. I'll let Mark describe the brass and aluminum lamination on the cap, and share better photos if he has some....
Forum: Activities Manager 12-06-2014, 02:53 PM
Replies: 103
Views: 6,519
Posted By juteck
I received my ornament from Mark James and it...

I received my ornament from Mark James and it already found a home on my tree.

The pen will follow, but Mark was anxious for me to receive this now, I'm sure because he knew I was looking...
Forum: Other Things We Make 12-03-2014, 07:41 PM
Replies: 8
Views: 308
Posted By juteck
Maple, cherry, and poplar are good, but I also...

Maple, cherry, and poplar are good, but I also use rosewoods and exotics. I've even made birdhouse ornaments using Lignum vitae. Depending on the style of ornament you make, you might have options to...
Forum: Casual Conversation 11-17-2014, 12:46 PM
Replies: 10
Views: 488
Posted By juteck
Teak?

Teak?
Forum: Other Things We Make 11-08-2014, 09:51 PM
Replies: 6
Views: 292
Posted By juteck
I really like your idea on the roofs, using a...

I really like your idea on the roofs, using a branch across the pith. I might borrow that idea!! Excellent looking bird houses!!
Forum: Shops, Jigs, Fixtures & Tools 11-07-2014, 10:28 AM
Replies: 24
Views: 710
Posted By juteck
I'll agree with Ed, and recommend Thompson tools,...

I'll agree with Ed, and recommend Thompson tools, followed next by P&N tools and Sorby. Getting an un-handled tool is good, so you can make the style you like. I use my Sorby bowl gouge handle as a...
Forum: Activities Manager 11-05-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 104
Views: 4,152
Posted By juteck
Count me in too please! Ok to ship...

Count me in too please! Ok to ship internationally as needed.
Forum: Activities Manager 11-04-2014, 08:18 PM
Replies: 159
Views: 9,825
Posted By juteck
PITH from Sprung (Matt Sprunger)

I'm quite late in posting this picture, since Matt got his pen to me a month ago. It is solid copper wire wound around the tubes then soldered, and turned using carbide tools. no finish on the...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 09-19-2014, 08:28 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 921
Posted By juteck
Thanks John -- I'm no photographer by any means. ...

Thanks John -- I'm no photographer by any means. I take more action pictures of my kids at ball fields than anything.

For pens and small things, when I take the time to dig it out, I have a...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 09-19-2014, 08:19 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 921
Posted By juteck
Thanks Scott. No, you're not seeing...

Thanks Scott.

No, you're not seeing anything weird with the nib, but I didn't grind it like that. I bought several of these caligraphy nibs a couple of years ago during the Super Wednesday...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 09-19-2014, 08:13 AM
Replies: 19
Views: 921
Posted By juteck
Mitch -- I sanded first to 1000-grit, wiped the...

Mitch -- I sanded first to 1000-grit, wiped the dust off with denatured alcohol, then a thorough wipedown with a paper towel dipped into the ink bottle, with the lathe off. After about 30 seconds...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 09-18-2014, 02:12 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 921
Posted By juteck
This is the first time I tried it. With Baystate...

This is the first time I tried it. With Baystate Blue, I love the vivid cobalt blue color, but I'm not sure how it will hold over time. It is listed as a waterproof ink, but not one of Noodler's...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 09-18-2014, 12:37 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 921
Posted By juteck
Baystate Blue Baron

It's been a while since I've posted anything, but here's my latest. It's a Ti Gold Baron fountain pen with 1.5mm nib, dressed in curly maple dyed with Noodler's Baystate Blue fountain pen ink,...
Forum: Carolina Piedmont 08-30-2014, 04:42 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 531
Posted By juteck
Ive been unable to make a meeting mostly because...

Ive been unable to make a meeting mostly because of my kids sports practices, but this one I have on my calendar! I'm easy on seeing any kind of demo! Just glad I'll be able to make a meeting!
Forum: Activities Manager 08-17-2014, 05:39 PM
Replies: 93
Views: 3,708
Posted By juteck
Looks fun. I'm in. Juteck US ...

Looks fun. I'm in.



Juteck

US

Willing to ship internationally.
Forum: Other Things We Make 08-11-2014, 08:23 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 933
Posted By juteck
Wood burning pen with a 1/64" ball tip works...

Wood burning pen with a 1/64" ball tip works great for me.
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 04-02-2014, 01:04 PM
Replies: 19
Views: 459
Posted By juteck
I'm the odd one out here -- I was first drawn to...

I'm the odd one out here -- I was first drawn to the gold, thinking gold = brass instruments. I'd definitely suggest the Tn Gold though.
Forum: Penturning 03-30-2014, 09:27 AM
Replies: 12
Views: 441
Posted By juteck
To me, it looks like you just hit the point where...

To me, it looks like you just hit the point where the black ribbon folds over within the blank, so instead of seeing the ribbon edge, you're actually seeing a very small area of the ribbon's flat...
Forum: Penturning 03-27-2014, 02:34 PM
Replies: 16
Views: 591
Posted By juteck
I used to use a bowl gouge, but I turn all of...

I used to use a bowl gouge, but I turn all of mine start to finish with a Crown 3/4" roughing gouge. I use the same technique for wood, various plastics, antler, etc. The only time I veer from the...
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 03-05-2014, 09:47 PM
Replies: 33
Views: 1,262
Posted By juteck
Denatured alcohol. Walmart, Home Depot, lowes,...

Denatured alcohol. Walmart, Home Depot, lowes, hardware stores. Check the painting section.

It's also used to help sped up the drying cycle of freshly cut wood by reducing moisture content - do...
Forum: Casting & Stabilization 03-03-2014, 10:36 AM
Replies: 3
Views: 374
Posted By juteck
Wow - first attempt at casting and you made...

Wow - first attempt at casting and you made ribbons! Looks good, no visible air bubbles, good consistent color mix. Keep it up!
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-28-2014, 03:01 PM
Replies: 11
Views: 462
Posted By juteck
Is that one of your own pours? What a fantastic...

Is that one of your own pours? What a fantastic looking blank. A good coworker friend of mine is heading down for Mardi Gras parades - those colors are great!
Forum: Polls, Surveys, and Votes 02-24-2014, 07:46 AM
Replies: 316
Views: 13,809
Posted By juteck
28214

28214
Forum: Show Off Your Pens! 02-23-2014, 03:29 PM
Replies: 5
Views: 196
Posted By juteck
Your pens are always great looking, and your...

Your pens are always great looking, and your photos are great! I think I need lessons!!
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