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Turning a European Styled Pen - 4

Some videos to show how I like to do it.

Roughing out the blanks with a 3/4" roughing gouge.

Finish turning with a skew or, in this case, a home made 1/2" straight chisel.

Fitting the band which is best done from the band while the lathe is turning.