Materials

List of materials by maker or type:

Bob Dupras resins

Carolina Pen Co. resins

McKenzie resins

Muttblanks resins

Dragon Blanks

Nikko ebonites

SEM ebonites

NYH ebonites

Commercial acrylics

Celluloids & Cebloplasts

Learn something about ebonite.

Remember that not all materials will always be available.


Links to sites with acrylics that you can choose from- if you see something you like, ask about it. There are some materials that I won’t work with for various reasons.


Cast acrylic rods from Delvies (some materials only available in bulk orders so I can’t get them)  Solids and translucents.


The Turners Workshop Lots of modern Conway Stewart and Omas acrylics


Bear Tooth Woods

Striations – UnicornTech SmokeSummer GardenSliced AvocadoGolden DenimMountaineer PrideMelon StripesThin Blue PinstripesCarrotMagenta BlissTequila AcrylicStrawberry Cream


Exotic Blanks

Striations – Strata Gem collection Elusive BlueWild GrapeThin Blue Line  – RainforestRed & White –  Wavy Red/whiteThin Red LineBlue LineRed LineBlue wavy line


Richard L Greenwald

Striated –  CinnamonLucky StripeMeringueSmokey Stripe – Wavy Red/white– –Blueberry Cream – Candy Cane – Multi StripeMahogany


 

M3 composite blanks


Wood

We can use many types of wood, dense woods are better

I can make bands, sleeves, and rings from wood – will not thread.

http://www.bellforestproducts.com/pen-blanks/

http://www.bellforestproducts.com/hobby-wood/