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Hi from Lancaster

Postby nimrod » 05 Nov 2016, 19:05

Hi everyone I'm Robin,
My main interest in turning at the moment is making pens mainly from wood and acrylic, I also make small things like key rings, bottle stoppers etc. I am a bit limited for space at the moment so bigger things are on hold till we move house. Looking forward to becoming involved in WOODHAVEN.
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Re: Hi from Lancaster

Postby Andyp » 05 Nov 2016, 20:01

Hi Robin and welcome. There are one or two turners here all with far more skill than I, but I like to have a go. I have just made a few pens to date and not shared them here yet :oops:

If you can get your post count up beyond 3 you will be able to post photos and if you show me yours I'll show you mine ;)


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Re: Hi from Lancaster

Postby DaveL » 05 Nov 2016, 20:56

Hi Robin,

Welcome to the forum.

I started turning with a pen lathe but have now added a large Jet lathe into the shop. I have turned all sorts of stuff, it's very addictive.
My tool kit is almost complete, only a few more to get.
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Re: Hi from Lancaster

Postby Malc2098 » 05 Nov 2016, 21:45

Welcome aboard!
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Re: Hi from Lancaster

Postby TrimTheKing » 07 Nov 2016, 21:31

Hello and welcome aboard Robin

I've done a very small amount of turning myself but have a couple of immediate jobs when my workshop is finally finished. Look forward to your contributions.

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