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Handcrafted Ink Pens
Posted by: Sataro
Date: October 26, 2016 08:34AM
Making custom ink pens started out as a hobby. I was planning on making a few pens for family & friends. Coworkers started asking if I would be willing to sell them. Now my hobby pays for my metal detector hobby. Here is one of my latest ink pens.

The top of the pen is an exact replica of a 3 ring .58 cal musket ball. The lower end of the pen is an exact replica of a .44 cal revolver bullet shot of the 1860 revolver of that era. The clip represents an 1860 Springfield that shot the .58 cal 3 ringer. The flag represents the Battle Flag of the Army of Northern Virginia, otherwise known as a confederate flag.



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Re: Handcrafted Ink Pens
Posted by: vito
Date: November 02, 2016 01:09PM
Wow. They look great.
That is a wonderful piece of fancywork.
:thumbup:

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Re: Handcrafted Ink Pens
Posted by: Sataro
Date: November 02, 2016 02:41PM
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vito
Wow. They look great.
That is a wonderful piece of fancywork.
:thumbup:

Thanks for the comments.



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Re: Handcrafted Ink Pens
Posted by: Sataro
Date: November 02, 2016 02:45PM
This is my latest pen that I made. It is a rollerball ink pen made out of blue stabilized buckeye burl wood.



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Re: Handcrafted Ink Pens
Posted by: GeorgeinSC
Date: November 03, 2016 09:11AM
Beautiful Work.



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Re: Handcrafted Ink Pens
Posted by: Mega
Date: November 05, 2016 04:18AM
Certainly things of beauty,love that last 'Blue' one,that is a quality piece of craftmanship :clapping:



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Displays on a Detector are really the equivalent of relying on sub-titles,give me a Analogue machine anyday.

Site specific use machines.
TDI Pro 20'' Mono
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Re: Handcrafted Ink Pens
Posted by: Sataro
Date: November 05, 2016 10:14PM
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GeorgeinSC
Beautiful Work.

Thanks for the comments!



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Re: Handcrafted Ink Pens
Posted by: Sataro
Date: November 05, 2016 10:16PM
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Mega
Certainly things of beauty,love that last 'Blue' one,that is a quality piece of craftmanship :clapping:

Thanks for the comments. This was a nice rollerball designed pen First time that I worked with buckeye burl wood. Will have to get some more of this wood.



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Re: Handcrafted Ink Pens
Posted by: Sataro
Date: November 09, 2016 10:33PM
Besides pens, I also make razors out of acrylic, wood, & antler.



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Re: Handcrafted Ink Pens
Posted by: Sataro
Date: December 19, 2016 01:13PM
This past week was busy. Made some more bolt action pens.
Three bolt actions & one .308 bullet pen.


Left to right:
Maple, Spectraply, Osage Orange, Black Cherry, Zebra Wood, Tiger Wood, Mesquite, & Osage Orange




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Re: Handcrafted Ink Pens
Posted by: shortcut1224
Date: April 16, 2017 04:34PM
I enjoy some time at the lathe also.




Re: Handcrafted Ink Pens
Posted by: pplinker
Date: October 06, 2017 09:44AM
Sataro, you have a great talent! Beautiful work. Wonder you have time to metal detect.

Shortcut I'm guessing those are duck calls. Beautiful!



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1831 large cent, 1838 seated silver dime, 1901 barber dime, 1864 two-cent piece,1886,1900 and 1904 Indian head pennies, 3 silver Washington quarters, 3 Roosevelt dimes. 30 or 40 wheats, 10K black hills gold ring, 1974 10K gold class ring, 1870 Artillery button, 1940 and 1944 Mercury dime, ?? three cent piece

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Re: Handcrafted Ink Pens
Posted by: shortcut1224
Date: October 15, 2017 03:53PM
Yup been making duck calls, deere grunts and predator calls for a lot of years. Made and sold around 3,000 pens kinda got tired of pens and went to calls, vases and wine stoppers.

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