Lathe Turned Cocobolo Pen Body
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Bob in SF




Location: San Francisco CA US
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Steps:
Bore a center hole in a cocobolo block.
Cut block 3 mm. longer than the brass tube.
Epoxy brass tube into block.
End mill the block flush and square with tube ends.
Turn down to a comfortable contour on lathe.
Sand, seal, then apply preliminary polish.
Burn initials and date into pen body.
Return to lathe for final polishing.
Assemble.
Write.
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Keywords: lathe, woodturning, cocobolo, Dalbergia retusa, handmade, pen, Markison
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Location: San Francisco
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