Asteroids Polyester Pen Blank

A very attractive polyester pen blank with swirling purple and yellow flecks in a dark milky bed. This pen blank is 21mm x 21mm x 150mm and is suitable for most pens, including long pens or those with large diameters.

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£ 3.04

Product Specifications

Country of OriginUnited Kingdom
ColourBlack, Purple, Yellow/Gold
Size20mm x 20mm x 150mm

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These acrylic pen blanks are made from cast thermoset polyester plastic resin showing vibrant blends of flowing colour. This durable material is non-toxic and is perfect for pen making on a lathe. Polyester blanks are safe for drilling and turning on a wood lathe provided the tools are sharp.

Turning Polyester can be difficult if you are using it for the first time.

Some notes on turning Polyester:

  • Use very sharp tools and gentle light cuts are needed to keep chipping to a minimum.
  • A negative-rake scraper produces the cleanest chip-free finish followed closely by a skew chisel used as a scraper. A regular scraper has a tendency to create small chips. 
  • It is important to engage the tool on the rest, rub the bevel and slowly lift until cutting starts every time. Acrylics are unforgiving of careless cutting

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thanks for a very quick and easy transaction, all three products were exactly as described and very good quality
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Ottima qualità - Good Product
Ottima qualità dei prodotti, ampio assortimento, prezzi corretti.

(Excellent product quality, wide assortment, good prices.)
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