Pens, wine glasses, calls etc.

Gavel opener

Sorry for such a long time between posts but I have been so busy with so many hobbies I have a hard time focusing. Oh yah! … and there is work, travelling constantly around the globe in itself is a hobby. But I made it back to the shop to work on a special piece that …

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A friend just had a newborn…. Rattle designed (but not tested) to meet U.S. CONSUMER PRODUCT SAFETY COMMISSION Office of Compliance Requirements 1 for Rattles, 16 C.F.R. Part 1510xxxx. Specs: 1 3/8 diameter x 4″ long (used 2×2 blank) Basswood: ideal as it is light and close grained (otherwise the rings tend to break). Holds …

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Turkey Call

I tried out the plans for turkey calls in Woodturning Design. The wood is box elder and the slate and glass are purchased online. I created a model for it and the jigs before turning and will post it later. My brother will try it out this season. Posted remotely from my Torch!.

Sea Urchin Ornament

I was down at Craft Supplies this week and saw this ornament. Reminded me of the previous post regarding a model of a similar ornament. I purchase some materials to make one. Post about it later. Posted remotely from my Torch!.