Accord Twist Pen Kit Gun Metal
Show off the beauty of your blanks! The 3-1/2"-long body in this kit allows you to showcase a beautiful natural or man-made pen blank. The Accord kit features a silky smooth single twist mechanism,...
- Durable plated finish; Single tube construction
- Silky smooth twist mechanism
- Perfect weight balance
- Requires 3/8" pen maker’s bit (sold separately)
- Requires 3/4" x 3/4" x 5" pen blank (sold separately)
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I would buy this kit again and again and again.
I used this pen on a business trip in North Carolina and showed it to a jeweler, she had to have it. It was the only pen I brought for the trip. I sold it. I had to use a cheap hotel pen for the rest of the trip.
PLease redesign the brass tube.
The brass tube supplied is too small for a 3/8 inch reamer to trim the glued-up tube/blank assembly with perpendicular ends. A 9mm reamer bit wrapped with one layer of masking tape provides a snug fit. This pen needs redesign with a brass tube that will accomodate a 3/8 reamer.
Bought two kits. Calls for a 3/8" bit which would mean a 3/8" pen mandrel too. The tubes are too thick so a 3/8" pen mandrel does not work. Spun one of the tubes right out of the blank. Test fit the other tube on the mandrel before gluing and sure enough it doesn't fit. Used my disc sander instead. Like the size of blank used for this kit. Can really show off some nicely figured wood. Just watch out for the tubes. Other than that the kit is nice. Finely packaged and an impressive size pen.