Pen Turning Video: Step-by-Step Pen Making Instructions...

Jul 24, 2014 by

Pen Turning 101: Intro to Pen Making In this video we’re going to cover how to go from this… to this… and every step in between. We’re going to move fairly quickly here, so throughout the video I’ll be linking to highly detailed, step-by-step instructions for each phase of the pen turning process just in case you want more in-depth instructions. Preparing the Pen Blanks To begin, the pen blank, which is the material you’ll be working with, is measured and then cut. After both blanks are cut, a hole is bored through the middle of the blank using either a drill press or mini-lathe attachments, and then two brass tubes are slathered in glue and pressed into the pen blanks. These will serve as the foundation for the rest of the pen. Turning the Pens...

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