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    Birdseye Elm

    On a Black Titanium/Titanium Gold Elegant Beauty.
    Sanded to 400x, buffed with extra fine steel wool and applied 6 coats of MINWAX Oil Modified Water Based Polyurethane using my "Dipping Method".

    Les


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    You're certainly on a roll!! Nice job on all of these.

    How does the slightly fatter body sit in the hand? I think I'd like it personally..

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    I like it Les...did you consider a chrome kit rather than the darker one?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ryan Mooney View Post
    You're certainly on a roll!! Nice job on all of these.

    How does the slightly fatter body sit in the hand? I think I'd like it personally..
    ryan i have a pen with style of kit and i love it.. it just fits.. i would take another someday when this one wears out
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    Beautiful Les.
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    Quote Originally Posted by Jim Burr View Post
    I like it Les...did you consider a chrome kit rather than the darker one?
    Jim,

    Chrome plating would lighten up the blank too much

    Les
    Innovation is the process that renews something that already exists and not, as is commonly assumed, the introduction of something new.

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