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    Ambonya Burl

    This a Saturn pen kit from Woodturninz. I like this kit because it shows a lot of wood. It's Ambonya Burl using Mylands and Ren for finish. This was a pen exchange pen from another forum.
    Dennis

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    Somebody is gonna be a happy camper when they get that pen, Dennis. It looks great.
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    purty wood for sure,, would be nice to have some of that in BOARD form
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    Dennis that is really nice. You dead on about the kit from what i can see. I think its a point that is often missed when pens have a lot of gold or silver etc. The aim of the wooden pen is to show of the wood and its grain and make it clear its a special item. The black helps do that by not attracting attention and having wood on the lower portion too Well done.
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    Fine looking. If you don't mind a critique, using Myland's on a pen is not the best way to go. It is not a durable finish and comes off quickly with use.
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    good work dennis!
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