Brushmakers Thread - Calling all Turners

Discussion in 'The Brush' started by jtspartan, Mar 4, 2019.

  1. Thank you. Vetric VCarve Desktop is the program.
     
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  2. GAW9576

    GAW9576 Well-Known Member

    Another none shaving Item from my shop. As long as no one minds I like posting other stuff I turn here. This is another TIG torch back cap.

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    And while I was looking at some of my UV light reactive rock collection I discovered this is also UV reactive. Bonus.

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  3. Very cool.
     
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  4. 9nein9

    9nein9 El Scratcho

    20210408_200926.jpg Start of a yellow birch bowl
     
  5. GAW9576

    GAW9576 Well-Known Member

    Here is a handle I made for @twhite recently. It can be used with SEs with the adapter screw I included or DEs without the adapter screw.

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    Here is the razor head he sent me a picture of with the handle. It's the TOMX a tribute to the FAMEX and is one of his creations.

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  6. GAW9576

    GAW9576 Well-Known Member

    Here is another TIG torch back cap I made.

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  7. twhite

    twhite Peeping Tom

    Sweet


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  8. GAW9576

    GAW9576 Well-Known Member

    Thanks Tom. I many ways.
     
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  9. 9nein9

    9nein9 El Scratcho

    I need to make one of those .
     
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  10. GAW9576

    GAW9576 Well-Known Member

    What type of torch do you have?
     
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  11. 9nein9

    9nein9 El Scratcho

    Weldmate
     
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  12. GAW9576

    GAW9576 Well-Known Member

    Hmmm. I see Lincoln TIG mate when I search that but I don't see Weldmate.
    I was also asking about the torch size but wasn't specific enough. A lot of torches go by 9 style or 20 style torch to specify what size the consumables are.
     
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  13. 9nein9

    9nein9 El Scratcho

    I think this is a Canadian company. I'll take a look at it and get back to you :)
     
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  14. Enrico

    Enrico Popcorn

    I know this isn't brush turning, but certainly gives interesting ideas.

    Coconut turning

    :eatdrink047:
     
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  15. GAW9576

    GAW9576 Well-Known Member

    I've been wanting to try to make a handle for a Schick E or G. I just couldn't bring myself to destroying a good original handle. Thanks to a friend on another shaving forums who sent me this razor head. (It was already missing a handle.) I used a drill press, band saw, table router and lots of hand sanding to make this acrylic/resin handle from a pen blank I picked up at my local Woodcraft.

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  16. IAmTheJody

    IAmTheJody Gillette-i Master Staff Member

    As this thread is for brushes, please start/make future non-brush related posts in their appropriate forums. For example, if there isn't one already, start a 'Handlemakers Thread - Calling all Turners' thread in the General Shaving Talk forum and post razor handle turns there.

    Thanks all!

    :eatdrink047:
     
    Last edited: Jun 26, 2021
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  17. Jayaruh

    Jayaruh The Cackalacky House Pet

    Supporting Vendor
    That is very nice. I have made several replacement handles for Schick E/Gs from different woods, and I can appreciate the time and effort it takes for such a little piece. Beautiful, just beautiful.
     
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  18. brit

    brit in a box

    stunning.looks awesome..:cool:
     
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  19. GAW9576

    GAW9576 Well-Known Member

    Thank you kindly.
     
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