Turning Pens and Pencils

Turning Pens and Pencils

Book Title: Turning Pens and Pencils

Author: Barry Gross

Format: Paperback | 176 pages

Publication Date: 01 May 2000

ISBN-13: 9781861081001

A guide to turning pens and pencils, a popular aspect of woodturning. Through step-by-step text and clear photography, the authors describe the history, techniques and projects, plus various ways of approaching the task, allowing the reader to select the best procedure for the equipment available and to work according to their desired scale of production. The projects were selected to show a wide variety of techniques used in making various types of writing instrument, including: a twist pen; a click pencil; a European style pen; an Americana twist pen; a tapered rollerball; and variations on basic pens.