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Thread: Burnt Copper Tycoon

  1. #1
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Brooklin ON -- 45 mins. NE of Toronto, ON

    Burnt Copper Tycoon

    Got this blank in a trade. He said he didn't want it, and my job was to turn it into a pen.

    How'd I do? Some don't like it cause it's not wood; some like it cause it's not wood!

    I like it cause it said WOW to me!

    As the title says, it's a Tycoon Rollerball in a Burnt Copper polyresin. The plating is Ti. Gold.
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    Mack C. in Brooklin ON
    It feels great to sell a pen,
    It feels even greater to give one to a friend!

    If your presence doesn't make an impact;
    Your absence won't make a difference!

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    "Pens for Canadian Peacekeepers"!

  2. #2
    Join Date
    Nov 2006
    Delton, Michigan
    another purty one Mac
    If in Doubt, Build it Stout!
    One hand washes the other!
    Don't put off today till tomorrow!

  3. #3
    Join Date
    Dec 2007
    Billings Missouri near Springfield Mo
    I like it Mack.

  4. #4
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    ABQ NM
    It says Wow! to me, too. Personally, I like acrylic pens, and I like turning them, too. This one is beautiful.
    When the going gets weird, the weird turn pro. - Hunter S. Thompson
    When the weird get going, they start their own forum. - Vaughn McMillan

  5. #5
    Join Date
    Dec 2006
    Goodland, Kansas
    Yep Mack that is a "WOW'ser" to me. Great looking pen.
    Bernie W.

    Retirement: Thats when you return from work one day
    and say, Hi, Honey, Im home forever.

    To succeed in life, you need three things: a wishbone, a backbone and a funnybone.

  6. #6
    Join Date
    Oct 2006
    Tokyo Japan
    I used to be one of those guys who did not like acrylic pens, but I have to admit, I'm liking them more and more all the time............. which is partly your fault Mack

    This is another great example, yep, "WOW" to me too!
    The pessimist complains about the wind; the optimist expects it to change; the realist adjusts the sails.
    William Arthur Ward

  7. #7
    If I said WOW to you would you like me?

    Very pretty pen.. just being silly!
    Remember the tea kettle - it is always up to its neck in hot water, yet it
    still sings!

  8. #8
    Join Date
    Apr 2007
    Red Deer, Alberta, Canada
    What's not to like? That is a beautiful pen. That acrylic says WOW in more than one language, I'm sure. Very nicely done, Mack!
    Why has common sense
    become so uncommon?

    My Woodwork Site

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