Hi Ken, WOW that box elder is looking good. I love that stuff. How thin are you in this picture? I am working on a hollow form and going for a fairly thin wall on it right now. Thin is my problem, I'd hate to go through so I am going slowly. You can see it in this forum in my "Projects under way" post.
Those pens look fantastic! That black titanium is a real classy finish in my opinion and the corian is a good durable choice. He should love those pens.
Tell him that we send our prayers for a safe return and our heartfelt thanks for doing the job he's being called on to do. I am a Viet Nam era vet and my wife was a Navy brat so we both understand what it's all about.
Who says a square peg won't fit in a round hole? Let me at a lathe for a few minutes and it will!
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